Thursday, 29th June, 2017

Stories tagged ‘Ken Schofield’

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

George O’Grady to take the role of European Tour Ambassador 

The move will continue O’Grady’s association with the European Tour, which began in 1974 when he joined as a Tournament Administrator after a spell in the City of London. It also continues the recent restructuring programme initiated by Chairman David Williams and the Board of Directors

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Sandy Jones welcomed as next President of the Golf Foundation

The Golf Foundation is delighted to announce that PGA Chief Executive Sandy Jones has accepted the golf charity’s invitation to become its next President, assuming the role in April, 2016

Monday, August 3rd, 2015

Keith Pelley Begins Tenure as Chief Executive of The European Tour

A new era in golf unfolds today – Monday 3rd August – when Keith Pelley officially begins his tenure as Chief Executive of The European Tour

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014

European Tour Chief Executive George O’Grady to step aside

George O’Grady, Chief Executive of the PGA European Tour has today confirmed that he has asked The Board of Directors to begin the process to appoint his successor the full story »

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014

Judy Murray Brings Tennis to European TCC Lineup

Judy Murray has joined the speaker lineup for the 2014 PGAs of Europe Teaching & Coaching Conference in conjunction with Ryder Cup Europe

Thursday, August 29th, 2013

Dave Thomas: 1934 – 2013

Dave Thomas, Ryder Cup Golfer and Renowned Golf Course Designer, has died aged 79

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

Lee Westwood hosted Emerging World Youth Golf Tour juniors at Muirfield

Eighteen Junior golfers travelled from as far afield as the UAE, Zambia, Bulgaria, Austria, Italy and Spain to take part in the event which started at the home of golf St Andrews

Friday, June 3rd, 2011

Jacobs takes pride of place in PGA Training Academy

John Jacobs – the man who ‘wrote the book’ on coaching – has been honoured with a special plaque at the PGA Training Academy the full story »

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Colin Montgomerie to present Golf Foundation awards

The Golf Foundation will also thank its outgoing President Ken Schofield, former Chief Executive of The European Tour. In his five years as President, Ken has presided over the most successful period in the Foundation’s 59-year history the full story »

Friday, May 13th, 2011

Golf Foundation AGM reveals most successful year to date

New President Colin Montgomerie and Lee Westwood back Golf Roots bid to reach one million youngsters

Thursday, April 7th, 2011

Monty and Casey Sign Up For PowerPlay Golf

European Tour stars Colin Montgomerie and Paul Casey to feature in spectacular new global PowerPlay Golf series and will attend press conference on April 13th

Friday, March 25th, 2011

Powerplay Golf Starts Launch Countdown

Former European Tour supremo, Ken Schofield, heads new global professional golf series as major financial backing from Convers Sports Initiatives (CSI) takes PowerPlay Golf on to world stage the full story »

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2011

Schofield Joins Asian Tour Board of Directors

Ken Schofield, the former European Tour Executive Director, has been appointed into the Board of Directors of the Asian Tour the full story »

Monday, March 7th, 2011

Ryder Cup Heads to National Golf Show

While the Belfry claims to be the spiritual home of the Ryder Cup, the famous trophy will be spending time just a few miles down the road when it comes to the National Golf Show from 15-17 April the full story »

Tuesday, December 7th, 2010

Successful Show Paves Way for New National Event

As the curtain came down on the fourth and final NEC Golf Show, exhibitors were singing its praises and looking forward to its successor: the National Golf Show the full story »

Tuesday, May 11th, 2010

Former Tour Chief Hails PGA Expertise

Ken Schofield has hailed the standard of PGA coaching as pivotal to the success being enjoyed by many UK-based players on the world stage the full story »

Wednesday, March 10th, 2010

Nevada Bob’s to put on a Show

Nevada Bob’s has signed up as the official retailer for the London Golf Show 2010 in a move that marks a change in direction for the golfing extravaganza

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Golf & Tennis in new doubles partnership

The London Golf & Tennis Show @ExCeL from 30 April to 2 May, 2010 will offer Golf and Tennis under one Roof the full story »