MARLBOROUGH, Mass. (June 11, 2013) -- 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 nine of the top-10 finishers at the PGA European Tour's Lyoness Open relied on its renowned spikes.
The champion used the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ model en route to a two shot victory at Diamond Country Club in Atzenbrugg, Austria. This continues the trend of the world's best players selecting CHAMP spikes.
"Our devotion to quality and improved performance is validated by the legions of top players on all major Tours worldwide that trust our products," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "CHAMP spikes are engineered to provide maximum traction, stability and comfort in all weather conditions."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 31 of the last 41 major winners and 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.