Sunday, 23rd November, 2014

Stories tagged ‘Ryder Cup’


Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Mearns Castle Golf Academy’s George Boswell

PGA Pros to Help Ryder Cup Go With A Swing

A team of talented Scottish PGA Professionals will play their part in helping the Ryder Cup go with a swing by giving hundreds of free lessons to spectators


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


Thursday, September 11th, 2014

Ross Biddiscombe interviewing Jose Maria Olazabal (courtesy Ross Biddiscombe)

‘Ryder Cup Revealed’ goes digital

The digital option of the acclaimed new book ‘Ryder Cup Revealed: Tales of the Unexpected’ contains extra editorial and a photographic chapter containing snapshots taken by the author, Ross Biddiscombe


Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

JCB Chairman Lord Bamford marks the start of work on JCB's new £30 million golf course

Tee Off For £30m JCB Golf Course as Earthworks Begin

Work has started on an ambitious scheme to create a £30 million championship golf course designed to support JCB’s growth plans

John Collard with Paul McGinley

The Ryder Cup conundrum?

‘It’s time for everyone in the golf industry to look at how more can be made of this great event,’ says John Collard, CEO of the sports marketing agency Sports Impact


Monday, September 8th, 2014

Ryder Cup logo no year

Seven Nations Express Interest in Bidding to Host The 2022 Ryder Cup

The intention to submit a bid has been received from Austria, Denmark, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Turkey. The formal bids must be received by Monday February 16, 2015 .....read the full story »


Friday, September 5th, 2014

Harry Bannerman Ryder cup replica

Leading Scottish Golfer’s Replica Ryder Cup at Bonhams Edinburgh Sporting Sale

The replica was made by Asprey’s and is 12 inches high. It is estimated at £5,000-8,000


Thursday, September 4th, 2014

The Ryder Cup Gala Concert features the Royal Scottish National Orchestra and Glasgow rock band Twin Atlantic, seen here at The Carrick (VisitScotland)

‘Scotland will stop to enjoy The Ryder Cup,’ says VisitScotland Chairman

VisitScotland has welcomed the addition of home favourite Stephen Gallacher as well as Ian Poulter and Lee Westwood to the line-up for the European Team at The 2014 Ryder Cup at Gleneagles


Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014

Paul McGinley (Getty Images)

Gallacher, Poulter and Westwood are Paul McGinley’s ‘Wild Cards’

Stephen Gallacher, Ian Poulter and Lee Westwood have been named by European Captain Paul McGinley as his three wild card selections for The 2014 European Ryder Cup team .....read the full story »


Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Sky Sports Ryyder Cup streaming

Darren Clarke Joins Sky Sports for The Ryder Cup

Sky Sports will dedicate a channel to the Ryder Cup. Sky Sports 4 will become ‘Sky Sports Ryder Cup’ and will show over 330 hours of golf across 14 days, including 36 hours of live coverage from Gleneagles


Thursday, August 28th, 2014

The Ryder Cup

Peter Vardy Edinburgh offers guests an opportunity to see and hold the Ryder Cup

An opportunity to see and be pictured with the coveted Ryder Cup will be on offer at Peter Vardy Edinburgh, the fast-growing automotive retailer’s BMW dealership in the City Seafield Road on Saturday 30th August from 9.00am until noon


Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

Paul McGinley

Ryder Cup official Fan Range to create “sea of blue” at Gleneagles

Ryder Cup Europe has unveiled The 2014 Ryder Cup Official European Fan Range, now available to pre-order


Friday, July 25th, 2014

Club Car delivery trucks photo 5

Two-month countdown to The 2014 Ryder Cup begins with first Club Car fleet delivery to Gleneagles

The first Club Car vehicles for use in The 2014 Ryder Cup are on site at Gleneagles Hotel, Scotland, to assist pre-event operations .....read the full story »


Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

Ian Mills

New sales agent for ProQuip in South West England

Weatherwear firm appoints 26-year golf sales veteran Ian Mills to grow business in South West England


Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Sky Sports Ryder Cup channel image

Sky Sports Dedicates Channel To The 2014 Ryder Cup

Non-subscribers can enjoy seven days access to the Sky Sports Ryder Cup channel and Sky Sports other six channels contract free on TV and a range of devices with NOW TV


Thursday, July 17th, 2014

Nina Nesbitt

Ryder Cup Teams Welcomed To Scotland with Exciting Gala Concert

The European and USA Ryder Cup Teams will head a showpiece event including the likes of Jake Bugg, Texas, Twin Atlantic, Nina Nesbitt during a Ryder Cup Gala Concert in Glasgow on Wednesday 24 September


Wednesday, July 16th, 2014

Ryder Cup Brilliant Moments Launch

Visitscotland and Sky Sports to find Ryder Cup’s ‘Best Brilliant Moment’

From the famous concession by Jack Nicklaus to Tony Jacklin in 1969 at Royal Birkdale to Martin Kaymer’s nerve-jangling putt to complete the Miracle at Medinah in 2012, The Ryder Cup has been full of brilliant moments over the years


Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

Ryder Cup 2014 Gleneagles logo

Golf retailers gear-up for The 2014 Ryder Cup with Official Merchandise

Global sports event drives consumer demand as top brands launch bespoke Ryder Cup collections with aide variety of new products: from art to Tartan


Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Glenmuir Spring/Summer 2014

Glenmuir reports ‘Outstanding Reaction’ to Spring/Summer 2014 Collection

The renowned Scottish golf clothing brand has received high praise for style, substance and sizing from some of the leading retailers in the UK and European golf trade


Friday, June 27th, 2014

RyderCupPoster2

Gleneagles Ryder Cup to generate £65 million of income

A new book on the history of the matches will be published in early July. A special offer to GBN.com readers ends at midnight 1st July

Ryder Cup Scotland website

Scotland Celebrates Fantastic 50 as Part of 2014 Ryder Cup Preparations

The Scottish Hydro Challenge becoming the 50th golf tournament supported as part of The Ryder Cup legacy programme


Friday, June 20th, 2014

Fairmont St Andrews

Fairmont St Andrews: offers in the region of £37m are invited

CBRE Hotels has been appointed to bring this highly regarded resort property to the market for sale by private treaty

Jewel in the Glen

100 Days To Go Until The 2014 Ryder Cup…!

Gleneagles’ Official Book ‘Jewel in the Glen’ Celebrates Golf at the Renowned Resort


Monday, June 9th, 2014

(from left) Alan Britten CBE, Chairman, Leeds Castle Enterprises Ltd; Steve Purves, PGA Professional and Leeds Castle Golf Manager; Niall Dickson, Chairman, Leeds Castle Foundation; Sandy Jones, Chief Executive, The Professional Golfers Association; Shane Guy, Head of Tourism, Leeds Castle Foundation; Alan Walker, PGA Master Professional & EIGCA Golf Architect

Leeds Castle makes history as Ryder Cup visits for new 9-hole Pro-Am

The venue’s links to the Ryder Cup go back to the 1930s, so Chief Executive of The PGA Sandy Jones was the guest of honour for the day with the Ryder Cup in attendance


Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

from left: Richard Hills (Ryder Cup director), Liz Grant (Perth Provost), Ian Miller (leader of Perth council), Sandy Jones (PGA chief executive), Bernadette Malone (Perth & Kinross Council) - image courtesy of Andy Forman

Ryder Cup Exhibition Tees Up In Perth

The exhibition charts the iconic golf event from its earliest beginnings as a friendly match between British and American PGA professionals through to the impact made by the legendary Samuel Ryder, who donated the famous gold trophy