MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (July 30, 2013) - CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide - The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories - confirms its renowned Zarma® spikes were used by the winner of the RBC Canadian Open.
Capturing his second PGA Tour victory of the season, the champion trusted the optimal comfort and traction provided by the popular spike model to successfully navigate Glen Abbey Golf Course outside of Toronto. The Zarma® features unique Lotus Technology, which softens the impact of walking by reducing spike pressure.
"Each week, CHAMP spikes are preferred by more Tour players worldwide than any other brand, because our superior designs provide the ideal platform for a proper golf swing," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Regardless of conditions, golfers will experience increased traction, stability and comfort."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 31 of the last 43 major winners and are available in a variety of options, including the popular ScorpionSTINGER™, and Zarma®.
Beyond the cleat category, the company offers a wide range of products, including the Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering's unrivalled 80-plus year heritage, the FLYtee line has quickly become one of the most-used tees by leading professionals worldwide. The new FLYteePRO model is infused with a specially-engineered polymer that makes it nearly indestructible. Like its predecessors, the PRO showcases a six-pronged head and shallow cup to reduce friction at impact, promoting longer and straighter drives..With more than 100 active distributors, CHAMP is the world's largest manufacturer of replaceable spikes. The company produces more than 140 million spikes annually and is the dominant global brand in football, soccer, golf, baseball, cricket, rugby and other sports.