MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (Feb. 13, 2012) -- CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories – confirms winners of the European Tour’s Omega Dubai Desert Classic and Champions Tour’s Allianz Championship relied on its renowned ScorpionSTINGER™ spikes.
This marked the sixth consecutive week that the company’s acclaimed cleats have been used by the victor of a European Tour event. Additionally, nine top-10 finishers and more than 70 percent of the competitors at Emirates Golf Club, Dubai, selected CHAMP.
“The top players on all major Tours worldwide trust our spikes to propel them to the winner’s circle,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Golfers of all skill levels benefit from the increased traction, stability and comfort CHAMP products provide.”The #1 Brand on Tour® which has been the choice of 27 of the last 33 major winners, offers a wide range of technically-advanced spikes. Beyond the cleat category, the company 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 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.