MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (Sept. 11, 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 its renowned spikes were trusted by winners of the PGA Tour's BMW Championship and the LPGA Tour's Kingsmill Championship.
Capturing his fourth PGA Tour title of the season and second straight FedExCup Playoff event, the BMW Championship victor trusted the acclaimed ProStinger™ model at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, IN. On the LPGA Tour, the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ cleat ensured the winner benefited from ideal traction throughout the event, which concluded after a dramatic, nine-hole playoff at Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg, VA.
"The world's best golfers prefer our technologically superior designs over all other brands," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "We offer a variety of options to suit all preferences, each of which provides supreme levels of traction, stability and comfort."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes were used by three of the four major winners in 2012. Beyond the cleat category, the company offers a wide range of products. 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.