MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (July 31, 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 and four top-10 finishers at the RBC Canadian Open relied on its renowned spikes, according to Darrell Survey.
Securing his second PGA Tour victory, the champion trusted the unique blend of metal and plastic traction technology in the acclaimed ProStinger™ model at Hamilton Golf & Country Club in Ancaster, Ontario. This continues the trend of the world's best players selecting CHAMP spikes, which have been used by 29 of the last 36 major winners.
"We devote significant resources to the research and development of products that will benefit players of all skill levels," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "As a result, legions of Tour players and amateurs alike trust the superior traction, stability and comfort inherent to CHAMP spikes."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP also offers a wide range of products beyond the cleat category. These include the recently launched 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.