MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (July 22, 2014) - CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide - The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories - confirms the winner of the 2014 Open Championship relied on its renowned ProStinger® spikes at Royal Liverpool Golf Club.
Capturing his third major title, the 25-year-old champion trusted the unique blend of metal and plastic traction technology found in ProStinger® to help achieve a wire-to-wire victory, seizing the third leg of the career Grand Slam.
"The Open Championship can be widely unpredictable and players need to know they won't lose traction regardless of weather or varying turf conditions," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Major Champions continue to depend on the traction, stability and comfort that our industry leading spikes provide."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 34 of the last 47 major winners and are available in an assortment of models, including the ScorpionSTINGER™ and Zarma®.
Beyond its wide range of technically-advanced cleats, the company's signature products include the Zarma FLYtee™ series and recently launched C Grips line. Designed with a strong emphasis on technical innovation and game-improving performance, the C Grips collection consists of five models. It has gained a loyal following among Tour players who recognize its superior feel, durability and performance characteristics.