MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (Nov. 15, 2011) -- MacNeill Engineering Worldwide - The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories - confirms the top-three finishers, and five of the top-seven, relied on its renowned cleats during the recent Nationwide Tour Championship at Daniel Island Club in Charleston, SC.
Under high-pressure conditions with 2012 PGA Tour status on the line, these players and many others trusted the CHAMP products that have been used by 27 of golf's last 33 major tournament winners. These include the acclaimed ScorpionSTINGER™ and new Zarma® cleat with patented cushion technology that collectively have helped establish CHAMP as the #1 Brand on Tour®.
"CHAMP cleats provide the foundation for golf's most successful swings," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "We devote exceptional resources to research and development to ensure all players relying on our products experience the optimal traction, stability and comfort for which our brand is known."
Beyond the cleat category, CHAMP recently launched the Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering's unrivalled 80-year heritage of industry-changing solutions, the FLYtee has quickly become one of the most-used tees on Tour. Made with durable, environmentally-friendly materials, its six-pronged head and shallow cup reduces friction, increases distance and improves accuracy.
With more than 100 active distributors, CHAMP is the world's largest manufacturer of replaceable cleats. 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.