Tuesday, 6th December, 2016

Stories tagged ‘Ryder Cup’


Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Ian Poulter (Getty Images)

Darren Clarke names Ian Poulter as his fourth Vice Captain

The 40 year old Englishman will bring not only a wealth of experience to Clarke’s backroom team, he will also bring the famous passion and commitment that has made him one of the most fearsome competitors in the tournament’s history


Tuesday, May 31st, 2016

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Bjørn, Harrington and Lawrie named Vice Captains for 2016 Ryder Cup

Darren Clarke, the European Captain for The 2016 Ryder Cup, has named Denmark’s Thomas Bjørn, Ireland’s Padraig Harrington and Paul Lawrie of Scotland as his first three Vice Captains

Darren Clarke

Ryder Cup Captain to Host Costa Smeralda Spectacle

Europe’s Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke will host the spectacular Costa Smeralda Invitational at Pevero Golf Club on Saturday June 25


Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

(from left) Paul Armitage, General Manager at Le Golf National, Ricardo Muelas, Regional Sales Manager at Club Car, Jean Lou Charon, President of the French Golf Federation, Marco Natale, Vice President of Club Car in EMEA, Nicolas Le Glas, Sales Manager at ORA Véhicules Electriques and Kevin Hart, Club Car Sales Director Golf in EMEA 

Le Golf National adopts new Club Car fleet in preparation for 2018 Ryder Cup

50 fully-connected golf vehicles supplied to the European Tour Destination as commemorative Ryder Cup car provided to help launch new 2018 Ryder Cup layout


Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

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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

2016 Ryder Cup captains, Davis Love III and Darren Clarke

Ryder Cup Captains Ring Nasdaq Stock Market Opening Bell

The Captains were accompanied at the opening of the markets by Nuala Walsh, Global Head of Marketing & Client Relations at Standard Life Investments, The Ryder Cup trophy and Pete Bevacqua, CEO of the PGA of America


Friday, April 22nd, 2016

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IMG to Produce BBC TV’s Golf Coverage for 2016

IMG has been appointed by BBC Sport to produce its live and highlights television coverage of golf for 2016


Wednesday, April 20th, 2016

Gleneagles PGA Centenary 9th hole

Gleneagles Hotels Limited posts growth in turnover and operating profit

Highlights of the financial performance in the year ended 30 June 2015 were 7% growth in turnover to £47.6m and growth in operating profit from £1.9m to £4.1m .....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


Friday, April 8th, 2016

James Stewart, Resort Director at The Belfry Hotel & Resort

The Belfry Hotel & Resort Appoints New Resort Director

The world renowned Belfry Hotel & Resort has appointed James Stewart as their new Resort Director as of March 2016


Wednesday, March 30th, 2016

Keith Mitchell (left) and Greg Pearse

Galvin Green & Golfbreaks.com form exciting new partnership

Market leaders combine efforts to add value for serious golfers

Mouton Cadet Special Cuvée for The Ryder Cup 2016

Baron Philippe de Rothschild and Robert Trent Jones Jr unveil Mouton Cadet Ryder Cup Special Cuvée

The renowned golf course architect collaborates with America’s bestselling Bordeaux to design the Official Wine of the 2016 Ryder Cup


Friday, March 18th, 2016

New bunkering on the famous 10th hole of The Brabazon

The Brabazon Course Improvements

The Belfry’s Director of Golf Courses, Angus Macleod and his expert team of green staff have undertaken a series of course improvements to reinvigorate the world’s only 4-time Ryder Cup host course


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, February 25th, 2016

Paul McGinley (Getty Images)

Paul McGinley for LBS as Leadership Institute appoints new Fellow

London Business School’s Leadership Institute has announced the appointment of Paul McGinley, one of golf’s most respected figures, as Executive Fellow


Friday, January 22nd, 2016

Ross Biddiscombe

Ryder Cup Revealed Roadshow Kicks Off Again In February 2016

The new season begins next month when author Ross Biddiscombe visits Littlestone Golf Club in Kent and will climax with trips to clubs near the 2016 Ryder Cup venue in Minnesota, USA, in September


Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Ryder Cup Legends Mini Golf Course at The Belfry

Ryder Cup Legends Mini Golf Course Opens At The Belfry Hotel & Resort

The unique Ryder Cup themed Mini Golf Course features some of the most iconic holes from courses to have hosted the world-famous biennial matches


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


Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Robert Maxfield (photo courtesy of Adrian Milledge and The PGA)

PGA Appoints Deputy Chief Executive

Robert Maxfield has been appointed Deputy Chief Executive of The Professional Golfers’ Association and will take up the post on January 1st, 2016. He will succeed Sandy Jones as PGA Chief Executive later in the year


Monday, December 14th, 2015

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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


Monday, November 30th, 2015

Marcosimone webpage

“All Roads Lead To Rome”

The Marco Simone Golf & Country Club is an ambitious project to transform 160 hectares of uncontaminated countryside a few miles from the centre of Rome into a challenging 27 holes golf course to host the 2022 Ryder Cup


Wednesday, November 25th, 2015

Le Golf National

Le Golf National – Heading for the 2018 Ryder Cup

The venue, member of the European Tour Properties network since 2011, has substantially changed since July 20th 2015. Renovation works have been undertaken with a budget of seven million euros

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 .....read the full story »

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Enhancements Confirmed For The 2016 Alstom Open De France

Tournament will count as two events played on The 2016 Race to Dubai with Prize fund, Ryder Cup World Points and Ryder Cup European Points all increased


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