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Stories tagged ‘Ryder Cup’


Friday, November 14th, 2014

Jewel in the Glen 2014 edition

Revised and Updated Ryder Cup Gleneagles Edition

With a foreword by Jack Nicklaus, the greatest golfer of all time and the designer of the PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles, as well as a fully updated hole-by-hole guide to the course by Ryder Cup legend Colin Montgomerie, Jewel in the Glen paints a unique portrait of Gleneagles, Scottish golf and the history of the Ryder Cup .....read the full story »


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


Thursday, November 6th, 2014

Alan McCloskey, fourth right, receiving his award with PGA of Scotland secretary Brian Mair pictured fourth from left

Coaching Award for Ryder Cup Coach

Alan McCloskey has capped a memorable year by winning the 2014 sportscotland / South Lanarkshire Coach and Volunteer Award


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

Showdown cover

“Showdown: The Inside Story Of The Gleneagles Ryder Cup”

Published 30th October: BBC Golf Correspondent Iain Carter, with access to key players and personalities, tells the story of one of the world’s most dramatic sporting events


Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

foremost members montage

Paul Hedges Q & A: 30th Anniversary of Foremost Golf

Foremost on the Right Road for Success


Friday, October 17th, 2014

Ryder Cup logo no year

PGA of America Announces Ryder Cup Task Force

Past Captains, Players and PGA Leadership to Chart Course for Future U.S. Teams


Friday, October 10th, 2014

Scott Fenwick, centre, with Lely UK’s account manager Trevor Chard, left, Scott McNeil from Henderson Grass Machinery and the greenkeepers with Toro equipment looking on

Toro Machinery A Key Part of Gleneagles’ Ryder Cup Preparations

The Gleneagles Hotel has been an exclusive Toro customer for the past 10 years and preparations to host The Ryder Cup were years in the making

David Howell (Getty Images)

Howell completes European Ryder Cup captaincy selection panel

Two-time Ryder Cup player David Howell has been named as the fifth and final member of the panel which will select the European Ryder Cup captain for The 2016 Ryder Cup


Thursday, October 9th, 2014

(from left) Enjoying the atmosphere of The 2014 Ryder Cup, Kim Kjaersgaard Frandsen, board member of Abacus Sportswear, Sven-Olof Karlsson, CEO and Owner of Abacus Sportswear, The 2015 Solheim Cup European Team Captain, Carin Koch, and Henrik Treschow, Chairman of Abacus Sportswear

The 2014 Ryder Cup is a ‘sell-out’ success for Abacus Sportswear

Abacus Sportswear, a pioneer of high-performance stretch waterproof fabrics and an Official Licensee of The 2014 Ryder Cup, has announced unprecedented sales of its garments during Ryder Cup month


Monday, October 6th, 2014

Gleneagles Hotel Golf Course

The Gleneagles Hotel Announces 2015 Golf Rates  

The world famous 5 Star luxury hotel provided a stunning setting for one of golf’s greatest competitions and has now announced its 2015 golf packages that will test any golfer


Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

pectators flock to the Tweed Club at the 2nd hole

De Boer return to The Ryder Cup at Gleneagles  

Temporary structures specialist, De Boer, has returned to the world famous Gleneagles Resort to provide The Tented Village complex and Tweed Club Hospitality Pavilion


Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

PGA chief executive Sandy Jones (third from right) and Tickets for Troops chairman Lord Marland (third from left) with Armed Forces personnel (courtesy of Adrian Milledge)

Ryder Cup Is Just The Ticket For Troops

Thanks to the PGA and the Tickets for Troops charity, a group of 24 soldiers were among the 45,000 spectators who enjoyed watching Europe retain the Ryder Cup at Gleneagles


Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

Gleneagles Hotel

Tourism and Events Are Big Winners from The 2014 Ryder Cup

Many Scottish golf clubs, tour operators and accommodation providers, including those beyond the immediate area, have reported an increase in bookings across 2014 and some are 50% up on last year


Friday, September 26th, 2014

Toro at Gleneagles

Gleneagles Readies for 2014 Ryder Cup with Toro equipment and irrigation

The 2014 Ryder Cup began earlier this morning but the countdown to the prestigious tournament between the United States and Europe began a decade ago for this year’s host, Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire, Scotland

Golf Pride Grips logo

Team Golf Pride Wins 2014 Ryder Cup 21- 3

Before the first shot was struck at the 2014 Ryder Cup Matches, Power management company Eaton announced that its Golf Pride Grips Division was already the clear winner

Tacit Ryder Cup 25.9.14

Tacit supply on course equipment and branding to the Ryder Cup

The PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles is using Tacit’s high quality and exceptionally durable tournament flagsticks and aluminium hole cups


Thursday, September 25th, 2014

Mike Walker, left, with Thomas Bjorn (courtesy of Getty Images)

PGA Pro Set To Tick The Bucket

Mike Walker will tick off a ‘bucket list’ ambition when he steps inside the ropes at the Ryder Cup this week


Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

Ryder Cup team Club Cars at Gleneagles

Club Car supplies largest-ever fleet for The 2014 Ryder Cup

Club Car, an Official Supplier to The Ryder Cup since 1995, has delivered more than 540 vehicles to Gleneagles for the biennial match

Ryder Cup 2014 Gleneagles logo

Ryder Cup Europe reminds fans to check ticket source

Spectators planning to attend The 2014 Ryder Cup are being urged to check the source of their ticket after a small number of fake tickets were uncovered via the event’s online Ticket Check service .....read the full story »


Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Ryder Cup legacy

Four Scottish Clubs Win Ryder Cup ‘Ultimate Venue’ Status

St Fillans in Perthshire, Lothians club Pumpherston, Sandyhills in Glasgow and North East club Inverurie have been selected from the country’s near 600 golf clubs thanks to going the extra mile to stage Ryder Cup activity and develop the game at local level


Thursday, September 18th, 2014

George O'Grady, Chief Executive of The European Tour, and Jeremy Darroch, BSkyB Chief Executive tn

Sky Sports and European Tour Mark 10th Live Ryder Cup Together

The European Tour has presented Sky Sports with a replica Ryder Cup trophy and two signed team golf bags from the 2012 European and USA teams as recognition that Gleneagles 2014 is the 10th Ryder Cup broadcast live on Sky Sports

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