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Today we bring you ten more stories about the business background to the Ryder Cup, including one from the time when budgets were set in 100s not 1,000,000s.

It’s all going well, however, even if the now-essential hand-watering is somewhat hard work!

Geoff Russell, Publisher

Where are we now at Le Golf National – 50 Days To Go
With 50 days – or seven weeks and one day – to go, many of Le Golf National’s structures for the Ryder Cup are taking shape. The massive 6,500 seat grandstand with a spectacular view of the 1st tee and the 18th green already has some seating fixed into it, but there is still plenty […]
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Alejandro Reyes Profile
Alejandro Reyes, the 35-year-old course superintendent at Le Golf National, in conversation with Ross Biddiscombe
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Club Car delivers vehicle fleet to Le Golf National
As the countdown to the 42nd Ryder Cup hits the 50-day mark, the first 350 Club Car golf and turf utility vehicles have arrived at Le Golf National in Paris, writes Ross Biddiscombe
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Ryder Cup Crowd monitoring uses trailblazing new system
The system can contact fans directly and move them to better viewing spots. If one grandstand is half empty and another has a long queue, if requested, an alert can inform fans where to go
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Location, Location, Location – Ryder Cup History
Nowadays, there are plenty of bidders for the rights to stage the modern-day, European-based Ryder Cups. Courses are custom made for tens of thousands of spectators like those at Le Golf National this year and Celtic Manor in 2012. Plus, the host venues are spreading around the continent of Europe – first in Spain in […]
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Rolex at the Ryder Cup
Since 2014, Rolex has been an official event partner as well as sponsoring the European team at every match since 1995 and it’s something that the players are very aware of for one particular reason, writes Ross Biddiscombe
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Jacobsen Promotes Relationship with Le Golf National
Jacobsen® turf equipment is an Official Supplier of The 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National in Paris. The course, which will hold golf’s most anticipated competition in just two months’ time, has been manicured by Jacobsen for many years, under the watchful eye of Alejandro Reyes, Golf Courses and Estate Manager at Le Golf National.
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Le Golf National Trusts in Toro® Irrigation
As preparation continues for 2018 Ryder Cup new technology provides precise irrigation control while helping to save water and costs
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Thomas Bjorn Joins Power Tee
With the addition of Thomas Bjorn as their new brand ambassador Power Tee now has both the United States and European Ryder Cup Captains endorsing the brand
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European Ryder Cup Past Captains’ Programme launched
With less than two months to go to the 42nd staging of the biennial contest between Europe and the United States, Ryder Cup Europe is delighted to announce the official launch of the European Ryder Cup Past Captains’ Programme
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