Prizes await - 2016 R & A media outing at Royal Troon.

Bernie Leads Team To Victory – R & A Royal Troon Media Outing On 2016 Open Venue.

Royal Troon, Scotland … Twenty-seven years after making his Open Championship debut at the 1989 Open Championship and Bernie (McGuire) has led his team to victory in the 2016 R & A hosted Media Facilitation outing at Royal Troon. Two Australians in Greg Norman and Wayne Grady had been in the play-off for the 1989 Open Championship but it was American Mark Calcavecchia who pulled the victory carpet out from under the two Aussies. Now Bernie, and proudly born in Sydney, has somewhat made ...
New R & A starters announced.

New Starters Announced For Open Championship.

Royal Troon, Scotland … The R&A has appointed two new starters for The Open, David Lancaster and Matt Corker, who will announce the players on the first tee at The 145TH Open at Royal Troon. David Lancaster will become The Open’s official starter, announcing the world’s best players as they begin their rounds on the historic Ayrshire links. Matt Corker will provide support during the several hours that Lancaster sends players off on each of the Championship days. They will replace ...

Free Tented Accommodation For Royal Troon Open Championship Fans.

Royal Troon, Scotland … The next generation of golf fans attending The 145TH Open at Royal Troon this summer will be able to book free accommodation at The Open Camping Village. The initiative is part of The R&A’s commitment to ensuring the Championship is open to all. The Open returns to the historic Ayrshire links from 10-17 July and will see the world’s best players competing to become Champion Golfer of the Year. Now spectators aged 25 and under will be able to take advantage ...
Miss Northern Ireland contest

Darren Clarke Facing His Toughest Challenge – Guest Judge At 2016 Miss Northern Ireland Contest.

Crail, Scotland … Darren Clarke could be facing one of his toughest tests in the countdown to Hazeltine tonight and it’s not on a golf course nor speaking to a group of golfers or sponsors. Europe’s Ryder Cup Captain is expected to don his best suit and tie as a guest judge at local judging of the 2016 Miss Northern Ireland contest at the Bull’s Eye Pub in Coleraine. Tonight’s (FRD) heat is the eighth of thirteen regional heats being held across the province, with heats ...
Dutchman Joost Luiten putting himself into contention for a second week running.  (Photo - www.europeantour.com)

Joost Luiten Putts His Way Towards Chinese Victory Takeaway.

Crail, Scotland … Dutchman Joost Luiten had just 25 putts to put himself in contention with a 66 on the second day of the weather-affected Shenzhen International in China. Luiten had been the leading putter last week in Spain was eight under for his round after 13 holes and held a share of the lead at Genzon Golf Club but two late bogeys stalled his momentum on a stop-start day just across the border from Hong Kong. Weather delays meant five hours and 55 minutes were lost over two separate ...
The  Fiji International host course.

Pacific Paradise Island Of Fiji Joins The Race To Dubai.

The Pacific Island paradise island of Fiji has now joined the Race to Dubai. The European Tour announced the Fiji International is set to become even more global in 2016 thanks to a new co-sanctioning relationship between the PGA Tour of Australasia and The European Tour. Professional golfers from all over the world are set to descend on Fiji when the tournament is played at Natadola Bay Championship Golf Course from October 6–9. The Acting Fiji Prime Minister and Attorney-General Hon. Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...
British No.1, Charley Hull, 2009 champion Catriona Matthew and Solheim Cup star Mel Reid gathered at Woburn Golf Club today to launch the 2016 Ricoh Women’s British Open Championship, held 28 to 31 July, 2016.

Charley Hull Excited Winning 2016 Ricoh Women’s British Open At Home Club.

Crail, Scotland … Britain’s top-female golfer Charley Hull would love nothing better than to capture this year’s 2106 Ricoh Women’s British Open on her home course. Hull, along with fellow Woburn player Ian Poulter, have their very own parking place at the famed Woburn Club to the north of London. And Hull’s appetite to win the coveted title was enhanced today when she joined 2009 champion Catriona Matthew and Solheim Cup star Mel Reid gathered for the official launch ...