Ryder Cup European Development Trust


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.


New Ryder Cup Logo Launched

27th Jan 2011

Ryder Cup Europe and The PGA of America today announced the launch of a new official logo for the Ryder Cup, which will unify the brand and strengthen the alliance between the two organising bodies of the world’s most famous team golf competition.


Twice Faldo Champion Kiran Matharu Heads to Faldo Netherlands

21st Jul 2010

Ladies European Tour star Kiran Matharu will make a welcome return to the Faldo Series when she attends this week’s Netherlands Championship, to be played at Goyer Golf & Country Club.


Russian Delight for Two Faldo Series Winners

15th Jun 2010

Alan Kronfeld and Nina Pegova can both look forward to an exciting trip to the Lough Erne Resort, Northern Ireland, this September after winning their age group titles at the Faldo Series Russia Championship staged at Le Meridien Moscow Country Club and supported by the Ryder Cup European Development Trust.


Ryder Cup Influence Spreads Through Europe

31st Mar 2010

Not so many years ago, The Ryder Cup within Europe was the private fiefdom of the British and Irish golfers. All that changed in 1979 with the introduction of players from Continental Europe, to augment and revitalise a contest that was threatening to be strangulated by a succession of American victories.


Ryder Cup European Development Trust Encourages Golf Participation

4th Aug 2009

It may be more than a year until Europe take on the USA for The 2010 Ryder Cup at The Celtic Manor Resort but The Ryder Cup European Development Trust is already hard at work together with national PGAs and governing bodies encouraging people to play and enjoy golf.


Putting something back into golf… with Paul Lawrie

13th May 2009

In the aftermath of his Open Championship success at Carnoustie in 1999, Paul Lawrie naturally welcomed the boost it gave to his own professional image and status in the world of golf.


Golf Roots Gives Every Kid a Chance

12th May 2009

Encouraging ‘hard to reach’ youngsters from deprived inner city areas, to sample all that sport has to offer is the purpose of an ambitious scheme operated by the UK’s GOLF FOUNDATION and now part-funded by the RCEDT.


PGA of Iceland LogoRyder Cup Grants Help Iceland to Chill-out

11th May 2009

For the PGA of Iceland the downturn could not have come at a more frustrating time, just when their home-produced education programme was beginning to produce some encouraging green shoots.


Ryder Cup Trust Digs Deep For Duggan

31st Jul 2007

A junior golf academy founded in memory of a talented golfer killed by a drunk driver has received an £18,000 cash boost from the Ryder Cup European Development Trust.