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Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

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Official Bidding Process Announced for 2022 Ryder Cup

Ryder Cup Europe has announced the opening of the official Bidding Process for countries wishing to host The 2022 Ryder Cup

Monday, June 16th, 2014

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World’s First Commemorative Ryder Cup Bank Note Launched

Ryder Cup Europe and Royal Bank of Scotland today unveiled the design for the world’s first ever commemorative Ryder Cup bank note

Wednesday, March 19th, 2014

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More Ryder Cup tickets go on sale

Returns from Ryder Cup stakeholders with ‘Right to Buy’ are re-allocated to the public

Friday, March 14th, 2014

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Abacus Sportswear becomes an Official Licensee of The 2014 Ryder Cup

The technical Swedish clothing brand and Official Clothing Supplier to The 2013 European Solheim Cup Team, has announced its Ryder Cup licensee agreement for this year’s biennial event

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014

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Junior Ryder Cup goes social with new online platforms

Golf fans will be able to get closer to the action than ever before at the 2014 Junior Ryder Cup with the launch of its new online platforms, including new Twitter and Facebook pages and a revamped website at europeantour.com

Tuesday, February 18th, 2014

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Junior Ryder Cup Brings Community and The Environment To The Fore

Host Venue of the 2014 Junior Ryder Cup achieves international Eco-Label for Golf

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Russell Lawes, FJ Marketing Manager with 2012 Ryder Cup winning Captain, José María Olazábal

FootJoy Teams Up With Ryder Cup Europe

FJ confirms agreement with Ryder Cup Europe to become an Official Licensee for the 2014 event; 2014 Ryder Cup range now available, featuring FJ garments adorned with the iconic Ryder Cup logo

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

ClubGolf kids with the Captains and Commonwealth Games and Sport Minister Shona Robison. RyderCup Director Richard Hills is far right.

ClubGolf juniors challenge Ryder Cup Captains at ‘Year to Go’ Event

ClubGolf sponsor RBS reveal new business support to golf clubs to help improve them as businesses

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Ryder Cup ambassadors Ruud Gullit, James Nesbitt, Jodie Kidd, Marvin Humes and Alan Hansen

Full Steam Ahead As Ryder Cup Captains Mark One Year To Go

Paul McGinley and Tom Watson boarded a specially commissioned steam train in Scotland to kick off a series of celebrations to mark a Year to Go until the start of The 2014 Ryder Cup

Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

First Minister Alex Salmond, PGA Chief Executive Sandy Jones and PGA Master Professional John Mulgrew look on as kids from ThornhillPrimary School help to launch ClubGolf’s Roving Pro Fund

First Minster lends support to Roving Pro Fund

A new scheme designed to give young Scottish golfers access to golf professionals in order to nurture their growing talent was announced by the First Minister Alex Salmond during the Johnnie Walker Championship at Gleneagles .....read the full story »

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

(From left) Richard Hills, European Ryder Cup Director; Paul Moore, Chief Executive – Quarriers; Kathleen Smith, Vice Chairperson - Perth & Kinross Disability Sport; Paul McGinley, European Ryder Cup Captain; Dr James Grant, Chairman - Friends Of St Margaret’s Hospital; Dan Moore, Trustee – The McGinley Foundation

McGinley Foundation Completes Charity Line Up For 2014 Ryder Cup

The McGinley Foundation, a registered charity launched this week by European Ryder Cup Captain Paul McGinley, has been announced as the fourth and final Official Charity of The 2014 Ryder Cup

Monday, August 19th, 2013

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Change to Selection Process for European Ryder Cup Captain

The European Ryder Cup Captain, from the 2016 contest onwards, will be decided by a select five-man panel

Tuesday, August 13th, 2013

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Spectators from 75 countries will attend The 2014 Ryder Cup

People in 75 countries around the world will today receive news that their ticket application for The 2014 Ryder Cup was successful as the ballot for the event closes

Wednesday, September 21st, 2011

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Le Golf National confirmed as European Tour Destination

The Host Venue for The 2018 Ryder Cup, situated on the outskirts ofVersaillesnearParis, is the first golf club inFranceto become a member of the network of world-class venues operated under the European Tour Properties banner .....read the full story »

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

(L-R): Richard Hills, European Ryder Cup Director; Richard De Leyser, Managing Director, Rolex UK; Andy Stubbs, Managing Director, European Senior Tour; Rt. Hon Carwyn Jones AM, First Minister of Wales; JR Jones, Deputy Chairman, R&A Championship Committee; Cllr Alana Davies, Bridgend County Borough Council (photo © Steve Pope, Sporting Wales).

Wales to host First Major Championship

The Senior Open Championship presented by Rolex will be played in Wales in 2014 and the Wales Senior Open will return to the European Senior Tour schedule next year through a £5 million agreement between the Welsh Government, The European Tour and The R&A .....read the full story »

Monday, June 20th, 2011

Jonathan Smith, Richard Hills and Edward Kitson with the report at Wentworth Club, on the day of the announcement of the host nation for The 2018 Ryder Cup.

Ryder Cup: Environmental successes come to the fore

Green Drive delivers a lighter footprint event, including 87% recycling rates and a 31% reduction in carbon footprint

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

From left: Richard Hills Ryder Cup Director; Pascal Grizot, the Chairman of the French 2018 Ryder Cup Bid ; George O'Grady Chief Executive of The European Tour; Chantal Jouanno, the French Minister for Sport; Neil Coles Chairman of the European Tour and Sandy Jones the Chief Executive of the PGA Great Britain and Ireland and the PGA's of Europe. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

France to host 2018 Ryder Cup

Le Golf National near Paris will host The Ryder Cup in 2018. A critical factor in favour of the French bid was the plan to build 100 urban golf courses, each with 6 to 9 holes, and to boost the number of registered French golfers from 400,000 to 700,000 by 2022,

Thursday, March 24th, 2011

The Rt Hon Carwyn Jones, AM , First Minister of Wales, and Richard Hills, Director, Ryder Cup Europe (©Getty Images)

2010 Ryder Cup was Major Boost to Welsh Economy

Research confirms that the economic impact on Wales as Host Nation was £82.4 million

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

Ryder Cup Director, Richard Hills (photo credit Getty Images)

Ryder Cup 2018 candidates sign Conditional Host Agreements

All five nations bidding to stage The 2018 Ryder Cup have now signed Conditional Host Agreements, in advance of the official announcement at 12.00 noon on 17 May at Wentworth .....read the full story »

Thursday, February 10th, 2011

Richard Hills and George O;Grady

Ryder Cup 2018 Host Nation to be announced Mid May

Ryder Cup Europe will announce the Host Nation for the 2018 Ryder Cup match between Europe and the United States on 17 May,

Monday, February 7th, 2011

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Charities benefit from The 2010 Ryder Cup

The 2010 Ryder Cup was not only a huge success for Europe on the course; off the fairways it raised more than €1.8 million for charity .....read the full story »

Friday, January 28th, 2011

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New Ryder Cup Logo

Ryder Cup Europe and PGA of America announce new Official Ryder Cup Logo to unify the Brand. The 2012 Ryder Cup will be the first match in the history of the competition to feature a unified logo .....read the full story »

Tuesday, October 26th, 2010

From Left to Right – Richard Hills, Ryder Cup Director, Bid Chairman, Manuel Pinho and Portugal’s Prime Minister, José Socrates

Portuguese PM Backs Ryder Cup Bid

Portugal’s Prime Minister, José Socrates, met top European Tour officials last week to confirm his Government’s and the Portuguese State full support for Portugal’s bid to host the 2018 Ryder Cup .....read the full story »

Tuesday, September 28th, 2010

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2018 Ryder Cup Candidates Reviewed

The five candidate countries who submitted official bids to stage The 2018 Ryder Cup have now undergone a comprehensive and exhaustive Bid Review. The winning candidate will be announced in April 2011 .....read the full story »

Tuesday, September 21st, 2010

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Prince Charles to Visit The Ryder Cup

The Prince of Wales will attend part of the second official practice day on Wednesday 29 September and will meet Team Captains Colin Montgomerie and Corey Pavin as well as Jim McKenzie, Director of Golf Courses and Estates Management of The Celtic Manor Resort .....read the full story »