(MARLBOROUGH, MA) - 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 used by the winner and six top-10 finishers at the European Tour's BMW PGA Championship.
Becoming the youngest winner in tournament history, the champion trusted the ScorpionSTINGER™ model's unique traction technology to capture a dramatic playoff victory at the Wentworth Club in Surrey, England. This continues the trend of the world's top players selecting CHAMP spikes, which have been used by 31 of the last 41 major winners.
"Tour players worldwide trust CHAMP more than any other brand, because our technologically-advanced designs provide the ideal platform for a proper golf swing," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Regardless of conditions, golfers experience increased traction, stability and comfort."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes are available in a variety of options, including the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ and Zarma®.
Beyond the cleat category, the company offers a wide range of products, including the Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering's unrivalled 80-plus year heritage, the FLYtee line has quickly become one of the most-used tees by leading professionals worldwide. Made with extremely durable 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.