MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (May 1, 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 Zurich Classic of New Orleans and five top-10 finishers relied on its renowned spikes, according to Darrell Survey.
En route to securing his first PGA Tour title, the champion trusted the unique blend of metal and plastic traction technology in the acclaimed ProStinger™ model at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, LA. 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.
"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."
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.