Ryder Cup 2018-Stamps of France

Ryder Cup 2018-Stamps of France

The Ryder Cup is a Biennial men’s Golf Competition played in even-numbered years between 12 member teams from Europe & United States of America. It consists of five match-play sessions spread over three days. The venue alternates between Europe and the USA.

The 42nd Ryder Cup matches will be played in France from 28th to 30th of September 2018. The venue is Albatros Course of Le Golf National in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, a suburb located in the south west of Paris.

ryder cup
RYDER CUP 2018 -STAMPS OF FRANCE
Advertisements

Golf Philately – Stamps of Italy on Golf – 1988

Golf Philately – Stamps of Italy on Golf – 1988

On 16 May 1988 Italy issued a stamp on Golf featuring a Golf ball and a Golfer playing a  shot.

ITALY GOLF
STAMPS ON GOLF -ITALY 1988

Penfold PGA Championships – Golf & Philately.

Penfold PGA Championships – Golf & Philately.

A Special cancellation on Penfold PGA Championships held at Royal St George ,Sandwich from May 28-31 1976. It was  a European Circuit Tournament and was Won by Neil Coles of England in 1976.

CANC PGA GOLF
CANCELLATION PENFORD PGA CHAMPIONSHIPS 1976

Golf & Philately – Stamps on Centenary of Royal Jersey Golf Club -1978.

Golf & Philately – Stamps on Centenary of Royal Jersey Golf Club -1978

Jersey issued a set of Four stamps to Commemorate the Centenary of Royal Jersey Golf Club (1878-1978). It was the First golf Course to be established on the Island  along the green coastlands of Royal Bay of Grouville  under the  centuries old ramparts of Mont Orgueil Castle. It also features one of most Famous Golfers of Jersey & World – Harry Vardon.

The Designs on Four stamps are

6p- Sows a Map of the complete Royal Jersey Course and a classic statuette of Harry Vardon.

8p – Depicts the grip and swing which Vardon perfected in an unusual combination of pictorial & kinetic design , a balanced harmony of motion.

11p- Symbolic of the close cropped magic of green  with a demonstration of Vardon’s grip & stance.

13p- Reflects Vardon’s stature in golfing history, showing British and USA Open Golf Trophies -the former he won on six occasions -and one of his books “The Complete Golfer” set against a meticulously printed summary of his life.

First Day Cover – The second hole of the Royal Jersey course sets off the Club’s official badge ,embodying the three Leopards of Jersey and of the Royal arms of England.

A Beautiful issue of stamps on GOLF.

FDC JERSEY GOLF
FIRST DAY COVER -CENTENARY ROYAL JERSEY GOLF CLUB- HARRY VARDON