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RICOH Women’s British Open is Driving Range Sponsor at Manchester Golf Show

8.22am 1st April 2014 - Exhibitions & Conferences

Manchester Golf Show bannerVisitors to ‘The Manchester Golf Show 2014’ will be met with stand-up cut-outs of popular lady golfers and a driving range backing no one will miss, thanks to the brand’s appointment as ‘Driving Range Sponsor’. The three-day event takes place on 25-27 April at Manchester’s EventCity.

To support its new partnership with The Manchester Golf Show, The RICOH Women’s British Open is running a competition for people to win tickets to the show.

The show will display a banner covering the Driving Range promoting the RICOH Women’s British Open and 3 stand up cut outs of popular lady golfers dispensing literature.

The show is designed to provide golfers of all ages with informed expert advice, free PGA tuition, a massive indoor driving range, custom fitting, club testing, simulators and all the latest golf gadgets.  The show opens at 10.00 hrs and closes at 17.00 (Friday 25 April), 17.00 (Saturday 26 April) and 16.00 (Sunday 27 April).

Visitors to the show will have the opportunity to win one of 4 VIP packages to the RICOH Women’s British Open. Keep connected on social media to find out how – @ManGolfShow @RICOHWomensBrit – Facebook – Manchester Golf Show – RICOH Women’s British Open.

Ross Hallett, IMG Tournament Director, said “We are looking forward to returning to the North West and to Royal Birkdale for this year’s Ricoh Women’s British Open, where the best golfers in the world will be competing in what IMG and the Ladies Golf Union consider to be the most prestigious title in women’s golf. We are pleased to be involved with the Manchester Golf Show where we can showcase the upcoming Championship and all it has to offer to local golf fans.”

Managing Director for the Golf Show Group, Damian Benstead said: “We’re delighted to be working with such a recognised brand such as IMG Golf and the RICOH Women’s British Open which is a globally recognized tournament, our agreement with IMG has demonstrated that the Manchester Golf Show is an environment within where IMG is confident of reaching their target audience for the RICOH Women’s British Open.

The Manchester Golf Show takes place at EventCity April 25th-27th

The RICOH Women’s British Open takes place at Royal Birkdale Golf Club July 10th-13th

For more information on this news story or for more information on visiting and exhibiting at The Manchester Golf Show please contact Simon Jones on 01732 836100 or email

Tickets are available from The Manchester Golf Show website.

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