MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (April 9, 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 2012 Masters relied on its renowned spikes, according to Darrell Survey.
Trusting the acclaimed ProStinger® model with its unique blend of metal and plastic technology, the 33-year-old claimed his first major title following a dramatic, two-hole playoff at Augusta National Golf Club. His victory marks the 28th time in the past 34 majors that the champion has selected CHAMP products to help provide optimal traction, stability and comfort.
"When history is set to be made, the world's best players turn to CHAMP time and again to help them elevate their games," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "We manufacture spikes to fit a variety of preferences and continue to lead the industry with functional and durable designs that benefit golfers of all skill levels."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP also offers a wide range of products beyond the cleat category. These include the recently launched the MyHite Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering's unrivalled 80-year heritage, the FLYtee line has quickly become one of the most-used tees by leading professionals worldwide. 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.