Sunday, 1st May, 2016

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category


Thursday, April 28th, 2016

Farmfoords British Par 3 Championship

Record Prize Fund at Farmfoods British Par 3 Championship

Prize fund at Nailcote Hall when Tony Jacklin CBE hosts the event 26th-29th July managed by Champions (UK) plc. increases to record €150,000. The winner will collect €50,000


Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Natadola Bay

Fiji International to expand global reach in 2016

The Fiji International is set to become even more global in 2016 thanks to a new co-sanctioning relationship between the PGA Tour of Australasia and The European Tour


Monday, April 25th, 2016

16th hole at Dundonald Links (photo by Mark Alexander)

Dundonald Links to host the 2017 Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open

Located near the town of Irvine, Dundonald Links – which is undergoing major renovation works – will follow on from Castle Stuart Golf Links, the host venue for the 34th edition of Scotland’s Open


Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Print

Srixon Announced as Title Sponsor of Foremost Assistants Championship

Foremost Professional Assistants will battle it out over the testing Championship Course for a prize fund of £5,000, including £1,000 and a 2017 Srixon staff contract for the winner


Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

adidas golf ryder Cup Europe

adidas Golf Extends Official Licensee Agreement with Ryder Cup Europe

The extension until 2018 includes The 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club in Minnesota and The 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National, Paris

Official Charity

BMW PGA Championship to raise funds for Cancer Research

Cancer Research UK Kids & Teens has been appointed the Official Charity of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth Club in Surrey from 26-29 May


Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Sokhna Golf Club, Suez

Egyptian Tourist Authority Gets Ready To Host European Challenge Tour

Red Sea Egyptian Challenge to Provide Inspiration for Golfing Breaks in 2016


Monday, April 18th, 2016

The French team (Getty Images)

European Tour stars break Guinness World Records title in Spain

The French team completed the iconic par five fourth at Real Club Valderrama in a blistering 34.87 seconds to smash the target time for this Guinness World Record (See video)


Friday, April 15th, 2016

BMW PGA Championship

Hilton announced as Associate Sponsor of BMW PGA Championship

Hilton, Official Supplier to The European Tour, has agreed to become an Associate Sponsor of the BMW PGA Championship, held at The Wentworth Club, May 26th-29th 2016. .....read the full story »


Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

The Ryder Cup Trophy Tour was officially launched by Clarke at Royal Portrush Golf Club, Northern Ireland. . (Photo by Charles McQuillan/Getty Images)

Darren Clarke launches Ryder Cup Trophy Tour in Northern Ireland

The Ryder Cup Trophy Tour was officially launched by Clarke at Royal Portrush Golf Club on Tuesday morning, beginning a roadshow that will visit a number of European destinations


Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Danny Willett attached courtesy of Andy Reddington / Getty Images)

PGA Pros Toast The Wonder Of Willett

Danny Willett’s Masters’ triumph was a special moment for three PGA Professionals who have each played a part in coaching the Yorkshire ace to global success

Cobra Puma Golf logo

COBRA PUMA GOLF Expands Partnership with PGA Europro Tour

Today, COBRA PUMA GOLF announce a further development in their role as the Official 360 Partner of the PGA EuroPro Tour


Monday, April 11th, 2016

Danny Willett Masters Champion 2016

The 2016 Masters Champion Wears Callaway Apparel

Masters Champion Danny Willett stepped out on Sunday wearing the latest styles from Callaway’s Spring Summer 2016 Collection


Friday, April 8th, 2016

Titleist and FootJoy pop-ups (courtesy of Steve Bardens / Getty Images

Titleist and FootJoy Boost for WPGA Tournament

Titleist & FootJoy agree a three year sponsorship of the Women’s PGA Professional Championship, the blue riband event of the WPGA schedule which takes place at Frilford Heath in July .....read the full story »


Thursday, April 7th, 2016

George O’Grady, Peter Oosterhuis and Keith Pelley

Peter Oosterhuis awarded Honorary Life Membership of The European Tour

Peter Oosterhuis has joined the exclusive club of Honorary Life Members of The European Tour in recognition of a stellar career which saw him crowned Europe’s number one player for four consecutive seasons from 1971-1974


Wednesday, April 6th, 2016

2015 PGA EuroPro Tour Order of Merit winner, Jordan Smith

Motocaddy supports EuroPro Tour for 11th season

UK’s top-selling trolley brand continues as Tour’s ‘Official Electric Trolley’


Tuesday, April 5th, 2016

Rio Olympics Golf website

Olympic golf winners to get Majors exemptions

Gold medallists in the Olympic Games will receive a one-year exemption into golf’s Major championships


Monday, April 4th, 2016

European Senior Tour flag (Getty Images)

European Senior Tour finalises its schedule for 2016 season

As the Senior Tour marks its milestone 25th campaign, three new events are announced for 2016: French Senior Open, Italian Senior Open and Willow Senior Golf Classic

TrackMan

PGA TOUR and TrackMan Continue Relationship

TrackMan has been a strategic vendor to the PGA TOUR, providing swing and ball flight data since 2006


Friday, April 1st, 2016

Jack McDonald with Chubby Chandler

Jack McDonald Joins ISM

Scottish starlet Jack McDonald has joined International Sports Management and will turn professional next week .....read the full story »


Thursday, March 31st, 2016

Annika Sorenstam (photo Gabriel Roux)

Annika Sörenstam named 2017 European Solheim Cup Captain

Following a unanimous decision by the nine-strong selection panel the greatest female golfer of her generation is to lead Europe for the first time

Lydia Ko (photo Luke Telling)

Lydia Ko, golf’s current world number 1, new evian® ambassador

evian® is delighted to announce that Lydia Ko, the youngest world number 1 in golfing history, is a new global sports ambassador for the brand


Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Golf Club Udine

Golf Club Udine to host 2016 Italian Senior Open

The European Senior Tour will return to Italy after a six year absence with the announcement of the 2016 Italian Senior Open at Golf Club Udine


Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Laura Davies in The World Golf Hall of Fame

Laura Davies Foundation Sets Sights on LET Event in UK

Dame Laura Davies, the most successful golfer in the history of the Ladies European Tour, has her sights set on supporting women’s golf in the UK through the Laura Davies Foundation – set up in July 2015 to raise money for causes in the UK and worldwide


Monday, March 21st, 2016

The launch pad for THE SCOTLAND LDET Championship, the 17th hole of The Kittocks at Fairmont St Andrews

Fairmont St Andrews Set to Welcome Europe’s Longest Hitters

Fairmont St Andrews has been confirmed as the venue for the maiden event of the 2016 Long Drivers European Tour season, THE SCOTLAND LDET Championship