CAA Sports to Spearhead Germany’s Bid for 2022 Ryder Cup
By Community | September 18, 2014
Talent and sports agency CAA Sports have been selected by Ryder Cup Deutschland to push Germany’s bid to host the 2022 edition of golf’s Ryder Cup.
Kaussler and Ilka Stepan have been appointed as co-managing directors of Ryder Cup Deutschland.
Ryder Cup Deutschland chairman of the board Norbert Löhlein said: “It is our goal to bring the Ryder Cup 2022 to Germany. In Marco Kaussler of CAA Sports and Ilka Stepan, prostate we have found the best possible partners to launch a successful campaign and application around the Ryder Cup 2022 on German soil.”
Kaussler added: “We are extremely honoured to have been selected by Ryder Cup Deutschland to spearhead this campaign and look forward to accessing our resources and relationships to bring the Ryder Cup 2022 to Germany.”
Germany will be competing against Austria, Denmark, Italy, Portugal, Spain and Turkey, who have all registered an interest by the August 31 deadline. Official bids must be submitted
Official bids are expected by February 16 while Ryder Cup Europe will make the final decision by Autumn 2015.