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Golf - 03 Mar 2003
In only its third year of operation, innovative golf equipment retailer, Golfbidder.co.uk, has been recognised by the Professional Golfers Association, with its appointment as the 'Official PGA Pre-Owned Golf Exchange'.
Golf - 21 Feb 2003
Pepsi-Cola North America, a longtime partner of PGA Professionals and a veteran supporter of PGA member and spectator championships, has extended its partnership with The PGA of America through 2012. Pepsi, Lipton and Aquafina will continue as the respective official soft drink, iced tea and bottled water of The PGA of America throughout the course of the new agreement. Gatorade, a product of PepsiCo, continues as the official sports drink and will be distributed through the Pepsi-Cola North Ame
Golf - 11 Feb 2003
SAP, the world’s largest inter-enterprise software provider, has signed a three-year sponsorship deal with champion golfer Ernie Els.
Golf - 06 Feb 2003
(Tytherington, February 5 2003) The Board of Directors of the Evian Ladies European Tour (LET) are delighted to confirm the formal appointment of Ian Randell as chief executive of the Ladies European Tour.
Golf - 06 Feb 2003
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Feb. 5, 2003 – Ty M. Votaw, commissioner of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA), today released the Tour’s complete 2003 schedule. Fans of the LPGA will be treated to a schedule of events consistent with 2002, one of the most thrilling and successful seasons in LPGA history, and players’ economic opportunities will be even stronger, as nearly 50 percent of the events have raised their purses for 2003.
Golf - 03 Feb 2003
The British Masters enters an exciting new era in 2003. Some of the best-known names in business and golf are combining to turn the 57-year-old tournament into a unique event in the European golfing calendar.
Golf - 12 Nov 2002
The European Seniors Tour and the tournament committee of the Mobile Cup have announced a three-year extension to the aggreement which will secure the event up to and including 2005.
Golf - 10 Oct 2002
The Weetabix Women's British Open further confirmed its status as one of the four women's major championships as it announced an increased prizefund to £1.05 million for next year's event at Royal Lytham and St Annes GC in Lancashire from 31st July to 3rd August.
Golf - 03 Sep 2002
Speaking at the recent World Scientific Golf Conference, Stephen Proctor, Managing Director of Sports Marketing Surveys Ltd presented the first ever estimate of the contribution that golf makes to the U.K. economy.
Golf - 03 Sep 2002
Shenzhen, China, September 3: John Daly and Colin Montgomerie, two of the biggest names in golf, will compete in China’s first US$1 million Tour event this year, when they tee-off in the TCL Classic from November 14-17.
Golf - 16 Aug 2002
Paul Fisher, a long-serving golf administrator from Gloucestershire, has accepted the nomination to become President Elect of the English Golf Union for the year 2003 with a view to becoming its President in 2004.
Golf - 02 Aug 2002
It has been announced that the 2002 Seniors Tour will reach its climax on the shores of the Mediterranean this year when the second Tunisian Seniors Open returns to El Kantaoui Golf Club from 17-19 October.
Golf - 23 Jul 2002
Clubhaus PLC ('Clubhaus'), announces: The disposal of the business and assets of El Bosque Golf Club
Golf - 21 Jun 2002
Gold Coast, Australia, June 20 2002) The Evian Ladies European Tour (LET) and Australian Ladies Professional Golf (ALPG) are delighted to announce that the ANZ Ladies Masters has increased the prize money and will once again be played at its permanent home, the Royal Pines Resort on Queensland's Gold Coast between February 20-23, 2003.
Golf - 20 Jun 2002
The Volvo China Open aims to more than double prize money in the next two years. China’s premier golf championship returns in September this year to Shanghai Silport G.C. already having boosted prize money by 25%.
Golf - 19 Apr 2002
Bord Fáilte – Irish Tourist Board is the official sponsor of the Seve Trophy 2002 being played at Druids Glen, Co. Wicklow, Ireland April 19th – 21st.
Golf - 10 Apr 2002
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., April 9, 2002 – The final round of the Ladies Professional Golf Association’s (LPGA) Office Depot Championship Hosted by Amy Alcott on ESPN2 was the highest performing LPGA telecast on ESPN2 ever, with viewership increasing every 15 minutes during the two-hour broadcast.
Golf - 05 Apr 2002
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., April 4, 2002 – In a strong indication of the growing popularity of the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA), ABC’s final-round telecast of the Kraft Nabisco Championship, the first major of the LPGA season, received a 2.2 overall network household rating, the highest for the event since 1994. First-class golf, a compelling story line and improved production contributed to an 83-percent increase in household viewership as compared to the 2001 final-round ratings. Th
Golf - 08 Mar 2002
The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) will host the first-ever LPGA Player Summit from March 8-10 in Phoenix, Ariz., prior to the start of the PING Banner Health, March 14-17.
Golf - 11 Dec 2001
The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) and the Women’s Senior Golf Association have entered into a multi-year licensing agreement that designates the Women’s Senior Golf Tour (WSGT) as the official senior tour of the LPGA.
Golf - 16 Nov 2001
Tour de las Americas golf will be aired exclusive by PSN for the Latin American region
Golf - 15 Nov 2001
Chris Higgs, president of Executive Sports International (ESI), is joining the Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) as its senior vice president and chief operations officer, effective January 1, 2002.
Golf - 27 Sep 2001
To raise money for the 'Attack on America' relief efforts, LPGA Tour veteran Maggie Will is providing items for the eBay Auction for America, the goal of which is to collect $100 million in 100 days for several Sept. 11 relief funds.
Golf - 21 Sep 2001
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., Sept. 20, 2001 – The 2002 Solheim Cup is set for Sept. 20-22 at Interlachen Country Club in Edina, Minn. The decision to delay the 2001 Ryder Cup until the week following The Solheim Cup next year due to the tragic events of Sept. 11, 2001, will not affect scheduling or organizing the 2002 Solheim Cup.
Golf - 12 Jul 2001
One million pounds is to be invested in five Scottish golf tournaments as part of our bid for the 2009 Ryder Cup, First Minister Henry McLeish announced today at Loch Lomond Golf Club. This is an extra £200,000 on top of the investment promised earlier this year and the First Minister said it 'demonstrates our continued determination to leave no stone unturned in bringing the Ryder Cup to Scotland in 2009.'
Golf - 01 Jun 2001
Mark H. McCormack confirmed today that Nick Faldo has re-joined the international management company, IMG.
Golf - 01 Jun 2001
Fujitsu Siemens Computers have signed a substantial sponsorship deal with 15 emerging young golfers on the European Tour and 21 developing players on the European Challenge Tour.
Golf - 24 May 2001
The Evian Tour announced a new sponsor for the 2001 WPGA Championship of Europe, to be held from July 26-29 at Royal Porthcawl GC in Wales.
Golf - 10 May 2001
Alcatel, a leading global telecommunications solutions provider, and Asian PGA, a member of the International Federation of PGA Tours, are pleased to announce today that Alcatel is the title sponsor of the US$300,000 Singapore 2001 Open golf tournament.
Golf - 26 Mar 2001
The English Golf Union has joined forces with leading golf equipment brand Wilson to help develop the game of golf at grass roots level.
Golf - 11 Jan 2001
New Tournament Operations VP for Ladies Pro Golf Tour
Golf - 09 Jan 2001
Key Promotions at Ladies Professional Golf Association
Golf - 12 Dec 2000
Ladies Golf Appoints SponsorLogic as Marketing Partner
Golf - 27 Sep 2000
LPGA Adds Weetabix Women's British Open to Majors
Golf - 19 Jul 2000
Open Golf Signs Up Sports.com
Golf - 12 Jul 2000
Ladies Golf Tour signs signs New Sponsor
Golf - 25 May 1999
Davidoff Café Sponsorship to drive The Asian PGA Davidoff Tour
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