CHAMP Spikes worn by PGA, European winners
MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (March 22, 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 PGA Tour's Transitions Championship and European Tour's Open de Andalucía relied on its renowned ScorpionSTINGER spikes.
With his victory at Innisbrook Resort in Palm Harbor, FL, the Transitions Championship winner recaptured the world No.1 ranking, previously held by another CHAMP user. On the European Tour, the victor was among eight top-10 finishers at Aloha Golf Club in Spain that trusted the company's industry leading spikes.
"The fact that the current and former highest ranked player in the world rely on our spikes each week speaks volumes about the quality of the brand," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Golfers of all skill levels will 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.