Friday, 29th May, 2015

Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category


Wednesday, May 27th, 2015

2016 European Ryder Cup Captain Darren Clarke of Northern Ireland poses with the Ryder Cup trophy during a Ryder Cup Photocall at the Sofitel hotel on March 23, 2015 in London, England.  (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

European Ryder Cup Points Race To Start In Russia

The quest to make The 2016 European Ryder Cup team will begin in Russia later this year when the M2M Russian Open at the Skolkovo Golf Club in Moscow has the honour of being the first counting event .....read the full story »


Friday, May 22nd, 2015

George O'Grady, Chief Executive of the European Tour, His Excellency Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, Chairman of DP World and Keith Waters, Chief Operating Officer and Director of International Policy at the European Tour

DP World Extends Title Sponsorship Until 2020

DP World Tour Championship remains the grand finale of The Race to Dubai for five more years


Monday, May 18th, 2015

Rory McIlroy in victory mode

Rory McIlroy Earns His 11th PGA Tour Victory In Dominant Fashion

5 years on from his first career PGA Tour win, Nike Golf athlete Rory McIlroy dominated the field for his second Wells Fargo Championship victory, becoming the first player to win the event twice


Friday, May 15th, 2015

Sergio García tees off at The 2015 Open de España

Stars of The Open de España support Spain’s Ryder Cup bid

On the first day of The 2015 Open de España, Sergio García and Miguel Ángel Jimenéz have spoken about what a Ryder Cup in their home country would mean to them


Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

The European Tour has added 475 extra seats in the 18th green amphitheatre for this year’s Championship, taking its overall capacity up to 2,561

Increased capacity at BMW PGA Championship to meet demand

The European Tour has announced that it has increased capacity in two of its most popular grandstands ahead of one of the UK’s blue riband summer sporting events


Monday, May 11th, 2015

Richie Ramsay

Richie Ramsay Signs Ambassador Agreement with Park Rotana Abu Dhabi

Rotana manages a portfolio of over 100 properties throughout the Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Eastern Europe with an aggressive expansion plan in place


Thursday, May 7th, 2015

(from left) Kiradech Aphibarnrat, George Coetzee and Thomas Bjørn

Three Tours stand together in Mauritius

Denmark’s Thomas Bjørn, Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat and South Africa’s George Coetzee stood side-by-side to symbolise the first tri-sanctioned event between the European, Asian and Sunshine Tours


Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

Chris Haywood & Binod Rai, MD and event supervisor respectively

Topher to provide complete security for Senior Open

Topher Ltd. has been chosen by The European Tour to provide security for the 2015 Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, at the Sunningdale Golf Club (Old Course), Berkshire, 23rd – 26th July


Wednesday, April 29th, 2015

Costa Brava barcelona Ryder Cup bid

Ryder Cup legends support Spain’s Ryder Cup bid

Detailed bid dossiers submitted to Ryder Cup Europe to bring The 2022 Match to Costa Brava-Barcelona

Defending Champion Rory McIlroy

Stars align for Wentworth showcase

Defending Champion Rory McIlroy headlines a field that includes a host of Major Champions, World Number Ones and Ryder Cup players all set to tee it up at Wentworth Club from 21-24 May


Monday, April 27th, 2015

Sam Torrance

Ryder Cup Legend To Tee Up At Close House

Ryder Cup-winning captain Sam Torrance will be among the star names teeing up at this year’s ISPS Handa PGA Seniors Championship at Close House

Suzann Pettersen (© LET)

International Stars sign up for Aberdeen Asset Management Ladies Scottish Open

One of the premier events on the Ladies European Tour is embarking on an exciting new era in 2015 with its new date and increased prize fund at the tournament’s first staging at Dundonald Links in Scotland from 24-26 July


Friday, April 24th, 2015

left to right: Ross Hallett, IMG Tournament Director; Amy Boulden, 2014 LET Rookie of the Year; Bart Somsen, Brand Strategy Manager, Corporate Marketing Ricoh Europe; Charley Hull, winner of the 2014 LET Order of Merit; Eric Trump, Executive Vice President Trump Organisation; Mel Reid, Trish Wilson, LGU Chairman. (Getty Images)

British Stars Help Launch 2015 Ricoh Women’s British Open

The 2015 Championship is returning to the Ailsa Course for the first time since 2002, taking place 30th July to 2nd August where the world’s best women golfers will compete for a prize fund of UK £1,990,266 (US $3m)


Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Gullane Golf Club

Gullane prepares for Aberdeen Asset Management Scottish Open

Played across the classic links turf at Gullane, the tournament will be the first European Tour event to be staged at the East Lothian venue

Jason Gardner and Neil Evans.

Avalon announces alliance with pro golf coach Neil Evans

Avalon, one of Europe’s leading providers of pre-paid funeral plans, has announced a sponsorship alliance with top European golf coach, Neil Evans


Friday, April 17th, 2015

Darren Clarke Ryder Cup Photocall

Four Nations Host Ryder Cup Bid Inspection Visits For 2022

Germany, Spain, Italy and Austria have each hosted Bid Inspection visits from a delegation of Ryder Cup Europe officials as part of their quest to host The 2022 Ryder Cup

PGAE Passport to Pravets

#PassportToPravets Launches for 2015 Edition

The 2015 UniCredit PGA Professional Championship ‘Passport To Pravets’ campaign is underway as the Championship is confirmed to take place from the 14 – 17th October 2015


Thursday, April 16th, 2015

Julie Otto (photo Dave Warren)

Multi-Talented Mum Tees Up PGA Success

Top former female amateur golfer Julie Otto has made her mark after switching to the professional ranks by winning the Titleist PGA Assistant of the Year award


Wednesday, April 15th, 2015

Bubba Watson

Famous Five launch the Shenzhen International

A ‘hit the gong’ and ‘nearest the pin’ challenge featured two-time Masters Tournament champion Bubba Watson, European Tour winners Alex Levy and Matteo Manassero, and local heroes Liang Wen-chong and Li Hao-tong


Tuesday, April 14th, 2015

Jordan Speith Titleist brand ambasssador

Sensational Spieth Trusts Titleist for The Masters Success

Titleist Brand Ambassador Jordan Spieth matched the lowest score in Masters history with a wire-to-wire victory to claim his first Major Championship

Dr. h.c. Hans Dieter Cleven

Porsche named title sponsor of the European Open

Porsche AG has been announced as the title sponsor of the European Open, which takes place at Golf Resort Bad Griesbach in Germany from 24-27 September


Friday, April 3rd, 2015

(from left) Mark Bright, Luther Blissett, Ray Clemence and Bill Elliott (courtesy European Tour)

European Senior Tour and Prostate Cancer UK tee up new partnership

The European Senior Tour and Prostate Cancer UK have agreed a ground-breaking initiative for the charity to become the new title sponsor of the Scottish Senior Open which takes place at Archerfield Links Golf Club, from 27-29 August 2015


Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

Chris Mattsson, Head Designer at Abacus Sportswear (left) with The 2015 European Solheim Cup Captain, Carin Koch

Abacus Sportswear signs Solheim Cup stars

The Official Suppliers to The European Solheim Cup Team has signed apparel agreements with two of Europe’s most successful female golfers, Catriona Matthew and The 2015 European Solheim Cup Captain, Carin Koch


Wednesday, April 1st, 2015

Martin Kaymer BMW poster1

Kaymer and McDowell add weight to BMW PGA Championship field

Martin Kaymer and Graeme McDowell feature in the second phase of the European Tour’s outdoor advertising campaign to promote next month’s BMW PGA Championship

Chinese golfing legend Zhang Lianwei speaks to the media during the Buick Open press conference at Mission Hills Haikou in China (photograph Liu Zhuang/COSI)

Mission Hills Gears Up For Buick Open

Mission Hills will this week write another chapter in its history of pioneering China’s golf development when it stages the first event of the 2015 PGA Tour China Series,