Ryder Cup European Development Trust


Mikael Sorling to Chair Ryder Cup European Development Trust

13th Mar 2014

Sweden’s Mikael Sorling has been appointed as Chairman of the Ryder Cup European Development Trust (RCEDT), the fund that channels profits from the biennial Matches against the USA into pan-continental grass roots development projects.


24th PGAs of Europe Annual Congress Hailed Best Yet

19th Dec 2013

The PGAs of Europe 2013 Annual Congress has received glowing praise from the attending delegates, guests and International Team…


European Tour Roadshows Visit Malta

16th Dec 2013

Three wonderful days getting people trying out of golf have just been held over this holiday weekend at the Tigne Point Shopping Complex. The event was an initiative of The PGA of Malta in coordination with the Malta Golf Association and was made possible through the courtesy of The European Tour, The Ryder Cup European Development Trust, The R&A and The PGAs of Europe.


Portuguese Golf Federation Launches Project Drive

24th Aug 2013

With the objective of promoting the practice of golf among the Portuguese, the Portuguese Golf Federation (FPG) will launch the program Youth Development 2013-2016. The goal is to promote the sport at the youth, involving relevant institutions and civil society.


M2M Russian Open Helps Grow the Game

27th Jul 2013

The M2M Russian Open provided the perfect opportunity to introduce the people of Russia to the game of golf at Tseleevo Golf and Polo Club thanks to free lessons provided by The European Tour, The Ryder Cup European Development Trust, The R&A, The PGAs of Europe and The PGA of Russia.


Italy Opens its Doors to its Golfing Public

21st Jul 2013

New horizons of possibility for the development of golf in Italy opened up recently…thanks to a grant from the Ryder Cup European Development Trust.


Emerging Markets, Emerging World

1st Jun 2013

With golf now an Olympic sport, set to make its debut in 2016, the game is experiencing phenomenal growth in emerging markets particularly amongst the young, so where better than the home
of golf, St Andrews, to act as a key destination for European and international youngsters to hone their skills. Emerging World’s St Andrews Youth Golf Camp offers young golfers this opportunity to learn, play and compete at the game’s historical birthplace.


Madeira Legacy Lives On

18th May 2013

The legacy of the Madeira Islands Open – Portugal – BPI was emphasized at Clube de Golf do Santo da Serra this week as more than 40 kids were treated to a golf clinic with eight European Tour stars including local hero Ricardo Santos.


Ryder Cup Aid for Hungary’s Junior Golfers

8th May 2012

Junior golfers in Hungary, where structured and co-ordinated efforts are in progress to grow a golfing culture from grass roots, alongside other Eastern European countries, are benefiting from the use of 30 sets of SNAG equipment, funded by The Ryder Cup European Development Trust (RCEDT).


Ryder Cup Fund Provides 2,856 Free Golf Lessons in 2011

3rd Nov 2011

A total of almost 3,000 free lessons, many of them to school children in eight different countries, were provided by PGA professionals during 2011 under the European Tour’s scheme funded by the Ryder Cup European Development Trust and administered by Provisiongolf.