MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (Oct. 30, 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 popular ProStinger® spikes were used by the winner of the PGA Grand Slam of Golf.
Securing his 28th professional victory, the champion trusted the unique blend of metal and plastic traction technology to edge a field of top ranked Tour stars at Bermuda's Port Royal Golf Course. This continues the trend of the world's best players selecting CHAMP spikes.
"Our brand continues to be the most popular choice among professional golfers worldwide, as we offer a variety of options that provide incredible traction, stability and comfort," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Having a solid foundation that does not shift or slip during the swing is the key to maximizing performance."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes were used by three of the four major winners in 2012 and have been trusted by the champion at 30 of the past 40 majors.
Beyond the cleat category, the company offers a wide range of products, including 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.