MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (March 12, 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 PGA Tour’s Puerto Rico Open and seven top-10 finishers at the WGC-Cadillac Championship relied on its renowned spikes, according to Darrell Survey.
Trusting the acclaimed Zarma® model with patented cushion technology, the victor at Trump International Golf Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, claimed his second PGA Tour title. In addition to the strong showing among top finishers at the WGC-Cadillac Championship, more than 60 percent of the field also chose CHAMP spikes.“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 have discovered the increased traction, stability and comfort of our spikes helps them to perform better in all conditions.”
As the #1 Brand on Tour® and 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.