3D Lenticular Golf Stamps -Ryder Cup Tournament 2006- 3D Stamps of Ireland

3D Lenticular Golf Stamps -Ryder Cup Tournament 2006- 3D Stamps of Ireland

Ryder Cup is a Biennial Men’s Golf Competition between teams from Europe and USA. The competition is held every two years with venues alternating between courses in USA and Europe.

The 2006 edition was played in Ireland at Palmer Course of the K Club in Straffan, County Kildare West of Dublin. This was the first time the event was held in Ireland. The 36th Ryder Cup (2006) was played from 22-24 Sep 2006. Europe won the event.

Ireland issued a beautiful set of two 3D  stamps to commemorate this edition of Ryder Cup. 75c – Teeing Off     75c -Bunker

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IRELAND 2006- RYDER CUP GOLF-3D STAMPS
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Stamps on Golf – Montserrat 1986

Stamps on Golf – Montserrat 1986

Montserrat issued a set of Four stamps on tourism on 10 Dec 1986. The themes featured on stamps are

70c -Sailing   $1.15 -Golf    $1.50 -Shopping    $2.30 -Sightseeing -AIR Studios.

MONTSERRAT TOURISM GOLF SAILING 1986
MONTSERRAT TOURISM GOLF SAILING 1986

 

Honorable Company of Edinburgh Golfers – Stamps on Scottish Golf Courses – Great Britain 1994

Honorable Company of Edinburgh Golfers – Stamps on Scottish Golf Courses – Great Britain 1994

Great Britain issued a set of Five stamps on 250th Anniversary of Honorable Company of Edinburgh Golfers.In 1744 a committee of the Gentleman Golfers of Edinburgh drafted the first 13 rules of  Golf to compete for a Silver Golf Club, presented by City of Edinburgh, over Leith Links.John Rattray ,a physician and Archer , was the first winner.This was the first known organised golfing competition of any Golf club in the World.

The Scottish Golf Courses featured on the stamps are

19p – Old Course, St Andrews- This is considered to be the oldest Golf course in the World. It si commonly known as “The Cathedral of Golf” and located over common land in St Andrews in Fife Scotland.

25p- 18th Hole, Muirfield- It is a privately owned links which is the home Honorable Company of Edinburgh Golfers.It is located in Gullane ,East Lothian Scotland.it is used in rotation for the Open Championships.The 18th hole is one of the great finishing holes in Golf.

30p- The 15th Hole (Luckyslap) ,Carnoustie. The Carnoustie Golf Links is located  in Carnoustie ,Angus ,Scotland .It was established in 1842. A tough hole is the 15th Hole.This course hosts the Open Championships in rotation.

35p- 8th Hole (The Postage Stamp) Royal Troon. The Royal Troon Golf Club is a links Golf course located in Troon, South Ayrshire,Southwest of Glasgow. It was established in 1878 and has the shortest and longest holes in Open Championships. The 8th hole par-3(Postage Stamp) measures a scant 123 yards (112m) and its diminutive green measures 2635 square feet (245 square meter)

41p- 9th Hole Turnberry and Turnberry Lighthouse 1873. It was established in 1906 and located on the coast of Firth of Clyde in South Ayrshire,Southwestern Scotland. It is owned by Trump organisation. 9th hole is the best 9th hole in Open Championships.

FDC GB GOLF COURSES SCOTLAND
FDC GB GOLF COURSES SCOTLAND 1994

 

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.

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RYDER CUP 2018 -STAMPS OF FRANCE

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.

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STAMPS ON GOLF -ITALY 1988

Golf Stamps -Ryder Cup Tournament 2006-Stamps of Ireland

 

Golf Stamps -Ryder Cup Tournament 2006-Stamps of Ireland

Ryder Cup is a Biennial Men’s Golf Competition between teams from Europe and USA. The competition is held every two years with venues alternating between courses in USA and Europe.

The 2006 edition was played in Ireland at Palmer Course of the K Club in Straffan,County Kildare West of Dublin. This was the first time the event was held in Ireland. The 36th Ryder Cup (2006) was played from 22-24 Sep 2006. Europe won the event.

Ireland issued a beautiful set of stamps to commemorate this edition of Ryder Cup. Two variants were issued ,the die cut variety size 25x30mm with print run 35,000 each are listed.

IRELAND GOLF
36th RYDER CUP (2006) AT PALMER COURSE STRAFFAN

The Royal Selangor Golf Club Centenary -Stamps of Malaysia 1993.

The Royal Selangor Golf Club Centenary -Stamps of Malaysia 1993.

The Royal Selangor Golf Club was founded 100 years ago by coffe planter brothers Clem & John Glassford and Kit and Robert Meikle. First meeting was held on 21 Jan 1893 with 30 founding members. the 9 hole course opened for play on 21 Aug 1893.In 1918 the state Government reclaimed the Petaling Hill for a park and provided land for Selangor Golf Course in a different location for 36 holes. Work began in 1920 and by Oct 1921 a 9 hole Golf course was completed. By 1931 36 holes were completed.The club prospered till occupation of malaya in 1942 by Japanese when it was converted to a landing strip and Barracks . After war it was reconditioned and fully operational as 36 hole course in 1948 due to efforts of Tim Verity. The title Royal was bestowed in 1963 by the King. The RSGC has been venue for 26 Malaysian Opens, Nomura Cup,Queen Sirikrit Cup,  Dunhill Masters among many tournaments held here.

A Set of Three stamps was issued on 24 Jun 1993 to commemorate the 100 Years of Royal Selangor Golf Club. A presentation pack issued on this occasion is listed.

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STAMPS OF MALAYSIA -100 YEARS SELANGOR GOLF CLUB 1993
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100 YEARS SELANGOR GOLF CLUB

 

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STAMPS OF MALAYSIA ON 100 YEARS OF SELANGOR GOLF CLUB
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SELANGOR GOLF CLUB