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Stories tagged ‘Ryder Cup’


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


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

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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