PRG BECOMES MERCHANDISE SUPPLIER FOR THE 148th OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP
PRG, supplier of innovative, high-quality bespoke accessories, has become a merchandise supplier for The 148th Open Championship and has created an exclusive range of accessories for the final Major tournament of 2019, to be held at Royal Portrush Golf Club in Northern Ireland.
PRG is delighted to become a supplier for the game’s most historic tournament and has worked with the R&A to create and supply a unique range of accessories for three different collections for Royal Portrush – The Open Tartan Collection, The Open Collection and Calamity Corner Collection.
“We are extremely proud to work with the R&A to design and create such a wide range of accessories for The Open Championship,” said PRG CEO Stephen Riley. “The Open is a fantastic event to be involved with and as a brand with Northern Irish roots, we’re delighted to be on-board for the return of the event to Royal Portrush.”
The Open Tartan Collection showcases the tournament’s official tartan and features pom headcovers, tote bags and teddy bears. The Open Collection includes pom headcovers together with Heritage covers for woods, blade and mallet putters, plus alignment sticks, as well as a zip tote bag. The Calamity Corner Collection, taking inspiration from the famous par-3 16th at Royal Portrush by that name, features pom headcovers together with Fusion covers for woods, blade and mallet putters, tote bags, shoe bags and duo yardage ball markers.
Ross Methven of Premier Licensing, PRG’s UK and Irish Distributor, added; “We’ve enjoyed working with the R&A and are excited to be on-site at Royal Portrush to support the retail team and see the success of the PRG products in The Open shop during the event.”
All PRG products will be available in the official Open shop through tournament week.
PRG designs and manufactures bespoke golf accessories of the highest quality while striving to keep a balance with affordability. Working with a broad spectrum of international clients, the company continues to display versatility and adaptability to meet specific customer requirements.
This unparalleled attention to detail has led to PRG’s burgeoning reputation within the industry and has resulted in the company working with some of the most prestigious resorts, brands and events in the world of golf as it continues to evolve and move forward. From brassware to leather, head covers, towels and much more, PRG, is committed to using the best materials and unrivalled workmanship to create golfing accessories and memorabilia of the very highest standard.