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13/11/2018

PORTER-KING NAMED 2019 PING JUNIOR SOLHEIM CUP UNITED STATES CAPTAIN

PING and the American Junior Golf Association named Mary Bea Porter-King as the 2019 PING Junior Solheim Cup United States captain. Modeled after the Solheim Cup, the PING Junior Solheim Cup ...

1/11/2018

Givens Inspires Gower to target PING Junior Solheim Cup

Last year, we reported how Ladies European Tour member Ellie Givens has been mentoring aspiring professional golfer, Ellie Gower, 16, since the pair met when Gower was a 12-year-old attending ...

31/10/2018

‘Fantastic’ Felicity Johnson accepts Ambassador role with the Golf Foundation

Felicity Johnson has become an official Ambassador for The Golf Foundation: the national golf charity that encourages young people from all backgrounds to benefit from the sport. Aside from being a ...

30/10/2018

GOLFSIXES GROWTH AS FUN FORMATS INSPIRE YOUTH

GolfSixes is encouraging more young children into the sport with new figures showing significant growth of the fun-filled format across the UK. Just as the team element of the recent Ryder ...

21/10/2018

Camp for aspiring Indian girls hailed as a success

The 2018 Achievers’ Camp concluded at the Hero Women’s Indian Open with the girls being photographed with the event winner, Becky Morgan, at the prize giving ceremony. Earlier in the day, ...

20/10/2018

CAMP INSPIRES YOUNG INDIAN GIRLS

As the LET professionals compete for the trophy at the Hero Indian Women’s Open, girls from across India have gathered together at the DLF Golf and Country Club for an ...

17/10/2018

GLOBAL CONSENSUS FOR GOLF IN THE RACE TO TACKLE PHYSICAL INACTIVITY

A global consensus amongst leaders in public health, public policy and sport backs golf in the race to tackle physical inactivity and the prevention of a range of non-communicable disease ...

17/10/2018

Centre stage for girls at Golf Foundation Pro-Am

LET players, L-R: Felicity Johnson, Liz Young, Sophie Walker and Hannah Burke The 32nd Golf Foundation Pro-Am boosted this charity’s profile but also proved to be a celebration of growing girls’ ...

2/10/2018

Qualifying Criteria Confirmed for the European Team at The PING Junior Solheim Cup 2019

The qualifying criteria for the PING Junior Solheim Cup 2019 at Gleneagles on the Kings Course, 10-11 September, have been confirmed. Twelve of Europe’s brightest young stars between the age ...

30/9/2018

Golf is the perfect sport for Camille Chevalier

On the last day of the European Week of Sport and also the last day of the Ryder Cup in Paris, rising French star Camille Chevalier talks about her love ...

29/9/2018

Mollé gets golf fit through Crossfit

Manon Mollé, who won a silver medal for France in the European Team Championships, reveals how crossfit changed her body to become stronger and more dynamic for golf. She encourages ...

28/9/2018

Golf and football the perfect mix for Dimmock

Britain’s Annabel Dimmock says that football and friends have given her the confidence to pursue her ambitions in golf. During the European Week of Sport, she wants to encourage children ...

27/9/2018

Engzelius finds happiness through sporting activity

Marita Engzelius has incorporated a range of sports, from horseriding to golf, into her lifestyle from an early age. She believes that sporting activity teaches people great values, which is ...

26/9/2018

Carly Booth Supports the #BeActive campaign

Two-time Ladies European Tour winner Carly Booth was born into a sporty family and being active is in her blood. She believes that sport helps people overcome mental and physical ...

25/9/2018

JULIA ENGSTRÖM ON WHY SHE CHOSE GOLF OVER TENNIS

The LET’s leading rookie professional, Julia Engström, 17, comes from a sporty family. Her mother, Jeanette, played tennis on the WTA tour from the ages of 18-25 and acts as ...

24/9/2018

For Spilkova, sport is relaxation

Klara Spilkova became the first player from the Czech Republic to win on the Ladies European Tour at the Lalla Meryem Cup in Morocco in 2017. During the European Week ...

23/9/2018

Bañón believes in being active

Silvia Bañón from Spain, the runner-up in this year’s Women’s New South Wales Open, tells us why being active is an important part of her healthy lifestyle. Who got you into ...

1/8/2018

Local project gets Major boost

In the build up to the Ricoh Women’s British Open, the Ladies European Tour and Golf Foundation have been working together to create a project that aims to inspire children ...

1/8/2018

Jodi Ewart-Shadoff could be a Major contender

England Golf and Golf Foundation ambassador, Emma Anderson, had the opportunity to join the LET Team in the Ricoh Women’s British Open on Tuesday. Here she reflects on her day ...

1/8/2018

Women and Girls’ Week across GB&I

It's Women and Girls’ Golf Week across Great Britain and Ireland to raise awareness of the fabulous female side of the game. The week, which coincides with the Ricoh Women’s British ...

29/7/2018

GOLF PROS TEE UP WORLD-CLASS LESSON FOR EAST LOTHIAN GIRL GUIDES

Nineteen Guides from across East Lothian have had the chance to learn from some of the world’s top golfers in an exclusive lesson at the Aberdeen Standard Investments Ladies Scottish ...

25/7/2018

Golfers Give Back at Gullane

A lucky group of 24 junior girls and boys from Gullane met up with 8 pros from LET and LPGA for an inspiring junior activity hosted by Gullane Golf Club. ...

9/7/2018

Scottish Golf Announce Permanent Appointment of Clare Queen as Performance Director

Scottish Golf Chief Executive Confirms Key Roles Scottish Golf is delighted to announce the permanent appointment of Clare Queen as Performance Director, one of a trio of key roles confirmed by ...

3/7/2018

WOMEN AND GIRLS’ GOLF WEEK SET TO LAUNCH ACROSS GB&I

Women and girls will speak out about why they love golf and what they get from the sport when a special awareness week is held across Great Britain & Ireland ...