MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (April 18, 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 RBC Heritage and six top-10 finishers relied on its renowned spikes, according to Darrell Survey.
En route to securing his sixth professional title, the champion trusted the acclaimed ScorpionSTINGER™ at Harbour Town Golf Links on Hilton Head Island, SC. The victory continues the trend of the world's top players selecting CHAMP spikes, which have been used by 28 of the last 34 major winners.
"This event always draws an elite field and is a very demanding test of golf, so it's no surprise that the top performers chose CHAMP to ensure maximum traction, stability and comfort," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Our functional and durable products lead the industry and are designed to 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.