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Archive for the ‘Sponsorship’ Category

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

PARIS, FRANCE - JANUARY 09:  (L-R) Alexander Levy, Padraig Harrington, Jean Louis Charon, Keith Pelley, Chen Wenli, Yang Guang, Matthew Fitzpaterick and Shane Lowry attend a photocall before the Open de France press conference on January 9, 2017 in Paris, France.  (Photo by Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images)

HNA Group named title sponsor of the Open de France

Five-year agreement marks a new chapter in the history of Continental Europe’s oldest National Open as the HNA Open de France becomes the eighth tournament of the Rolex Series

Wednesday, January 11th, 2017


European Tour Properties Senior Classic added to Senior Tour Schedule for 2017

Linna Golf, Finland, will play host to the inaugural European Tour Properties Senior Classic in 2017, the second new event added to the European Senior Tour Schedule ahead of the new season

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Becky Brewerton (courtesy Ladies European Tour)

Lynx Golf Signs Becky Brewerton

Lynx Golf, the fastest growing British golf equipment brand, has added two-time Ladies European Tour winner and double Solheim Cup star, Becky Brewerton, to its team of professional playing ambassadors

Monday, January 9th, 2017

Helen Alfredsson

Ladies European Tour Appoint New President and Chairman

LET Appoints Helen Alfredsson as Player President and Mark Lichtenhein as Chairman

James Heath (left) and Martyn Norris

James Heath agrees management and sponsorship deal with Jenahura

European Tour professional James Heath agrees management and sponsorship deal with Jenahura

Friday, January 6th, 2017


2017 PGA Tournament Schedule Announced

The PGA has announced the bulk of its 2017 national schedule which begins with the £41,000 Silversea Senior PGA Professional Championship at Foxhills Club & Resort


COBRA PUMA GOLF Sign LET Star Carly Booth

The Leading Game Enjoyment Golf Brand Signs LET Tour Player Carly Booth

Monday, December 19th, 2016

Ian Poulter receives his PGA Recognition Award from PGA captain Nicky Lumb (Jordan Mansfield /Getty Images)

Poulter Receives PGA Recognition Award

Ian Poulter who began his career as a young PGA assistant pro back in the 1990s, received the award at the annual PGA lunch at Grosvenor House in London on Friday

Friday, December 16th, 2016


Verdura Resort Chosen To Host New European Tour Event – The Rocco Forte Open

The Rocco Forte hotel in Sicily has been selected to stage the new European Tour event on the professional calendar next spring from May 18-21. Verdura Resort has two 18-hole links golf courses designed by Kyle Phillips

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Nicolas Colsaerts

Colsaerts Collects PGA Award

Nicolas Colsaerts, the first Belgian to play in the Ryder Cup, received a PGA Recognition Award for his outstanding contribution to golf at the PGA in Scotland luncheon in Glasgow

Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

Henrik Stenson Golfer of The Year (Getty Images)

Henrik Stenson Named 2016 European Tour Golfer of the Year

Henrik Stenson, the reigning Open and Race to Dubai Champion, has been named The 2016 European Tour Golfer of the Year, receiving the prestigious annual award for the second time in four years

Monday, December 12th, 2016

Paul Broadhurst (Getty Images)

Broadhurst awarded the John Jacobs Trophy

Paul Briadhurst has accumulated European Senior Tour earnings of €399,285, almost €190,000 ahead of his closest rival, Rookie of the Year Magnus P Atlevi who finished on €211,557 the full story »

Friday, December 9th, 2016

Jamie Bower

Jamie Bower turns professional with Georgia Golf

23-year-old Yorkshireman Jamie Bower has joined the depth chart of highly talented young English players at Georgia Golf, led by the World number 24, Tyrrell Hatton

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Le Golf National Ryder Cup logo

Thomas Bjørn named 2018 European Ryder Cup Captain

Thomas Bjørn, who has featured in seven Ryder Cups – three as a player, four as a vice captain – becomes the first Dane to lead Europe

Thursday, December 1st, 2016


Inaugural Philippine Masters to be played in 2018

The Philippine Masters is to join the European Tour and Asian Tour Schedules in 2018; the event will mark the European Tour’s first visit to the Philippines since 1995

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Chris Wood (Getty Images)

Tickets and Hospitality Packages on sale for BMW PGA Championship

The iconic Wentworth Club in Surrey will once again host next year’s BMW PGA Championship from May 25-28, and it promises to be an even better experience for spectators

Friday, November 25th, 2016

Longcross Course, hole 14

Foxhills’ Longcross Course Designated PGA Cup Battleground

Great Britain & Ireland’s captain Albert MacKenzie has elected to contest next year’s PGA Cup match against the United States over Foxhills Club & Resort’s Longcross course

Thursday, November 24th, 2016

Bernhard Langer won the Championship in 2014, the last time it was played at Royal Porthcawl (Getty Images)

Radnor Hills: Official Supplier to the Senior Open Championship

Radnor Hills Water has been announced as the Official Water Supplier to the 2017 Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex, which takes place from July 27-30 at Royal Porthcawl Golf Club

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Tyrrell Hatton

PING signs English standout Hatton to multi-year agreement

PING announce the signing of English professional and 2016 Alfred Dunhill Links Championship winner Tyrrell Hatton to a multi-year agreement

Friday, November 18th, 2016

(from left) Julian Small, Managing Director, Club Operations, Jumeirah Golf Estates, Henrik Stenson, Rory McIlroy, Rafael Cabrera-Bello, His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, Keith Pelley, CEO of European Tour, Abdulaziz Bukhatir, Executive Director, Jumeirah Golf Estates, Issam Kazim, ‎CEO of Dubai Corporation for Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DCTCM) , Salman Bin Karam, Customer Relations Manager, Jumeirah Golf Estates, Peter Dawson, President of the International Golf Federation (Getty Images)

New Race to Dubai brand unveiled at DP World Tour Championship

The new Race to Dubai brand, featuring the official Dubai logo, was unveiled this week at Jumeirah Golf Estates ahead of the 2016 DP World Tour Championship – the final tournament of the season and the culmination of this year’s Race to Dubai

Tuesday, November 15th, 2016


European Tour Launches The Rolex Series

The innovative concept — launched today with the European Tour’s longest standing partner, Rolex — is one of the most significant advancements in the Tour’s 44 years and will enhance both the competitive and entertainment experience for members and fans around the world

Monday, November 14th, 2016

(from left) Paul Levy, 40th President of the PGA of America; Suzy Whaley, Vice President; and Jim Richerson, Secretary

Paul Levy Elected 40th President of the PGA of America

Succeeding Levy as Vice President is Suzy Whaley of Cromwell, Connecticut, who served the past two years as Secretary. Suzy Whaley is the first woman ever to be elected as an Officer of the Association

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Luttrellstown Castle (courtesy of The PGA)

Luttrellstown Castle to Host PGA Professional Championship

Ireland’s historic Luttrellstown Castle Resort with its famous Gothic façade will be the imposing stage for the 2017 Titleist & FootJoy PGA Professional Championship next June

Friday, November 4th, 2016

Phillip Price (Photo by Phil Inglis/Getty Images)

Advance tickets for the 2017 Senior Open Championship go on sale

Welsh wizards banking on strong home support as advance tickets for the Senior Open Championship Presented by Rolex go on sale

Monday, October 31st, 2016

Hideki Matsuyama (Getty Images)

Hideki Matsuyama makes history

HSBC Global Head of Sponsorship and Events Giles Morgan says: “This isn’t just a breakthrough for Hideki Matsuyama, this is a breakthrough for all of golf.”