Team USA to wear Ralph Lauren during Ryder Cup
Monday, January 12, 2015
At this year’s Ryder Cup, Team USA will wear Ralph Lauren’s patriotic collection of commemorative apparel as the official team uniform.
A breakdown of the match-play apparel for Gleneagles:
Friday: Laser Cut and Glued Seam Short Sleeve Shirt light Weight Airflow Jersey with Navy Pinstripe Lightweight Stretch Italian Wool Pant. Layering Piece; Trophy Intarsia Sweater.
Saturday: Short Sleeve Knit Collar performance pique shirt with Black Watch Plaid Lightweight Stretch Italian Wool Pant. Layering Piece; American Flag Intarsia Sweater.
Sunday: Short Sleeve Knit Collar Yarn Dyed Light Weight Airflow shirt with Red Matte Tech Gab Cypress Pant or Red 10 Wale Stretch Corduroy Pant. Layering Piece; Long Sleeve Hybrid Cardigan Sweater.
Some little known facts: The words “United We Stand” are embroidered into the golf shirts as a nod to Captain Tom Watson’s strong team ethos. The tournament’s crest and a band of 12 stars at the shoulder were embroidered to signify the importance of each team member.
This is the first Ryder Cup collection that will be available for purchase.
On Wednesday, it was also announced that Ralph Lauren Corporation has been named an Official Partner and Outfitter of the PGA of America through 2020.