MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (Feb. 21, 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 the winner of the Avantha Masters - a co-sanctioned event by the European Tour, Asian Tour and Professional Golf Tour of India - relied on its renowned ScorpionSTINGER™ spikes.
Continuing the trend of the world's best players selecting the company's acclaimed cleats, the victory at DFL Golf and Country Club in New Delhi, India, marked the seventh consecutive week CHAMP spikes have been trusted by the victor on the European Tour.
"Our superior designs provide the ideal platform for a proper golf swing, a fact verified each week by the number of Tour players across the globe that exclusively use CHAMP," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Golfers of all skill levels benefit from the increased traction, stability and comfort these products offer."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, which has been the choice of 27 of the last 33 major winners, CHAMP 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.