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Thursday, October 27th, 2016

(from left) Paul Armitage, General Manager at Le Golf National; Tim Shaw of Ryder Cup Europe; Alan Prickett, Managing Director of Jacobsen, with trophy; Alessandro Reyes, Superintendent at Le Golf National; and Edward Kitson of Ryder Cup Europe; (Getty Images)

Jacobsen becomes Ryder Cup supplier

Jacobsen, renowned manufacturer of turf maintenance equipment, has signed an agreement to become an Official Supplier to the 2018 Ryder Cup, which will take place at the celebrated Le Golf National near Versailles, Paris

Friday, September 23rd, 2016

from left) Richard Hills, European Ryder Cup Director; Pascal Grizot, President of the France Ryder Cup 2018 Committee; Her Excellency Ms Sylvie Bermann, French Ambassador to the UK; Thomas Levet, former Ryder Cup player; David Williams, Chairman of the European Tour; Florence Gomez, Managing Director, French Chamber of Great Britain gathered at the Residence of the French Ambassador to the United Kingdom where they announced the dates of The 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Paris

Dates announced for The 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National

The Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Paris will be played from Friday, September 28 to Sunday, September 30, 2018, only the second time in the event’s history that it has been staged in Continental Europe

Tuesday, September 6th, 2016

Marco Natale, Vice President of Club Car in EMEA and Darren Clarke, Captain of The 2016 Ryder Cup European team, in the captain’s vehicle that will be supplied to Le Golf National in 2018 (Getty Images)

Ryder Cup Europe extends agreement with Club Car to 2018

500-strong fleet of golf cars, utility vehicles and transporters to be supplied for global sporting event

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

Ryder Cup Fanwear

Official Ryder Cup Fanwear range revealed

The 2016 Ryder Cup Official European Fanwear range has been unveiled today, giving golf fans the chance to show their support for Europe ahead of the clash with America from September 30-October 2

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Past Ryder Cup players Thomas Levet and Jean Van de Velde of France  (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Ryder Cup Trophy Tour to Visit Paris

The Trophy will be welcomed to France by Jean van de Velde, the first Frenchman to play in the Ryder Cup, and Pascal Grizot, President of The 2018 Ryder Cup French Committee, who will launch the Paris leg of The Ryder Cup Trophy Tour beside the Eiffel Tower on 27 June

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

(Photo by Andrew Redington/Getty Images)

Ryder Cup Trophy Tour to Visit Germany

The famous Trophy will be put on public display from 11th- 15th May at BMW Welt in Munich, as part of a roadshow aimed at building further fan excitement ahead of September’s event at Hazeltine, USA

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

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

European captain Darren Clarke  (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Ryder Cup Trophy Tour Announced

The Ryder Cup Trophy Tour will be officially launched by European captain Darren Clarke at Royal Portrush Golf Club in Northern Ireland on Tuesday April 12

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

Peter Millar Ryder Cup Melbourne Outerwear

Peter Millar, Official Ryder Cup Licensee to 2016 & 2018 Ryder Cup Matches

Following its success in 2012 and 2014, Peter Millar will produce collections for The 2016 Ryder Cup at Hazeltine National Golf Club, Chaska, Minnesota and The 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National, Paris

Monday, December 14th, 2015

Ryder Cup (Getty Images)

Italy to Host 2022 Ryder Cup

Rome will host The Ryder Cup for the first time in 2022. The historic announcement, made today by Ryder Cup Europe, will see golf’s greatest team event staged at the Marco Simone Golf and Country Club, only 17km from the centre of Rome

Friday, December 4th, 2015

ProQuip Golf named Official Licencee for Ryder Cup Europe 2016 - 2018

ProQuip named Official Licensee of Ryder Cup Europe

ProQuip extends its 32-year association with The Ryder Cup and will produce official apparel for The 2016 Ryder Cup and The 2018 Ryder Cup

Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Abacus Sportswear has signed a new Ryder Cup licensee agreement for the 2016 and 2018 matches

Abacus Sportswear extends Ryder Cup Official Licensee agreement 

Following its success at The 2014 Ryder Cup, Abacus Sportswear, the pioneer of high-performance stretch waterproof fabrics, has signed a new Ryder Cup licensee agreement for the 2016 and 2018 matches the full story »

Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Golf Course Manager, David Bataller (right), introduces the European Tour’s Keith Pelley and Richard Hills to PGA Catalunya’s Stadium Course

New European Tour CEO puts Spain’s 2022 Ryder Cup bid through its paces

As part of the final stages of bid evaluation, Keith Pelley and Ryder Cup Director, Richard Hills, visited the Costa Brava Barcelona bid to get a first-hand view of the commercial, political and operational merits of Spain’s bid for the 2022 Match

Thursday, October 22nd, 2015

FootJoy RC

FootJoy Extends Partnership with Ryder Cup Europe

FootJoy has extended its Official Licensee role for a further three years following the success of its Ryder-Cup branded gloves, socks and apparel launched around the 2014 contest at Gleneagles

Thursday, August 27th, 2015

Visit Scotland Chairman Mike Cantlay and 2014 European Ryder Cup Vice Captain Sam Torrance launch the 2014 Ryder Cup Economic Benefits Study during Prostate Cancer UK Scottish Seniors Golf at Archerfield, East Lothian, Scotland : Picture Stuart Adams, 8-Jul-15

Scotland celebrates a ‘Golfing Year to Remember’

The Home of Golf is celebrating an unprecedented 12-month period in which more than 622,000 people attend golf events across Scotland. The 2014 Ryder Cup supported £106 million in economic activity

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Team Europe Bag

Ryder Cup Europe reveals first phase of Official Suppliers programme

Galvin Green and Level 4 Golf are named as Official Team Suppliers for the next two editions of the biennial contest 2016 and 2018

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Galvin Green Ryder Cup image

Galvin Green Becomes New Ryder Cup Team Supplier

Galvin Green has become the Official Team Supplier of Outerwear to the 2016 and 2018 European Ryder Cup Team

Thursday, May 21st, 2015

(from left) local golf fan Sadie McGill age 6; Perth and Kinross Provost Liz Grant; local golf fan Stella McGill age 8; Jen Williams, Senior Greenspace Officer at Perth & Kinross Council; Niall McGill, Golf Course Officer at Perth & Kinross Council; Kathleen Smith Vice Chair of Perth & Kinross Disability Sport

Last chance to enter Ryder Cup silent auction

This coming week is the last chance to enter the Council’s charitable silent auction of Ryder Cup memorabilia. The auction will close to bids on 31 May at 11.59pm

Friday, April 17th, 2015

Ryder Cup Europe

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

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

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Darren Clarke with the newly reconstituted Ryder Cup Trophy

Darren Clarke: Ryder Cup Captaincy is ‘highest honour’

Northern Irishman meets the media at London’s Heathrow Airport, the venue from where, in 553 days’ time, he will depart to lead Europe’s defence against the USA at Hazeltine National in Minnesota

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

Portugal Masters - Previews

Six Nations remain in the running to host The 2022 Ryder Cup

Denmark has decided not to proceed with a formal bid leaving Austria, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Turkey still in the running

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014

The Club Car stand at The 2014 Ryder Cup, showcasing cars for both teams

Club Car “pivotal” in smooth running of The Ryder Cup

Club Car has, once more, proved to be the driving force behind the scenes of The Ryder Cup, according to Paul Dunstan, The European Tour’s assistant operations director

Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Scott Kelly, Marketing Director of Ryder Cup Europe, Colin Wood, President of the European Golf Association, Pascal Grizot, Chairman of Ryder Cup France 2018, and Thierry Pedros Vice President of Strategic Alliances at Disneyland Paris with the 2014 Junior Ryder Cup European Team

The 2018 Junior Ryder Cup to be played at Disneyland Paris

Disneyland Paris has been selected to host The 2018 Junior Ryder Cup after being nominated by the Fédération Française de Golf with the full endorsement of Ryder Cup Europe, and the European Golf Association

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Ryder Cup ticker check

New Ryder Cup ticket checker to protect consumers against fraud

Ticket Check website ensures consumers’ Ryder Cup tickets are valid so ticket holders can check source of tickets and report bogus on and offline ticketing firms