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Monthly Archive for December 2011

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CHAMP Spikes Used By Winner Of Asian Tour’s Thailand Golf Championship

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 of the Asian Tour’s Thailand Golf Championship relied on its renowned cleats.

Trusting the acclaimed ScorpionSTINGER™, the world’s No. 2 ranked player captured his fourth title of the year – and second in his last three starts – with a seven-shot victory at Amata Spring Country Club outside Bangkok. This continued the trend of the world’s best golfers relying on CHAMP spikes, which have been used by 27 of the last 33 major winners.


“The quality of golf on the Asian Tour continues to impress and we look forward to the CHAMP presence remaining strong in this region for years to come,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Our spikes are helping professionals and amateurs around the globe achieve their potential on the course by ensuring optimum traction, stability and comfort.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP’s wide range of technically-advanced products also includes the new Zarma® spikes with patented cushion technology. Beyond the cleat category, the company recently launched the Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering’s unrivalled 80-year heritage of industry-changing solutions, the FLYtee has quickly become one of the most-used tees on Tour. 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 cleats annually and is the dominant global brand in football, soccer, golf, baseball, cricket, rugby and other sports.

For more information: www.champspikes.com, 1-800-OK-CHAMP.

 

CHAMP Spikes Used By Winner Of 2011 PGA And European Tour Money Titles

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 of the 2011 PGA and European Tour money titles relied on its renowned spikes throughout the season.

Having previously wrapped up the U.S. honor, the world’s No. 1 ranked player secured The Race to Dubai crown this weekend by finishing in the top three at the Dubai World Championship, contested this past weekend at Jumeirah Golf Estates in the United Arab Emirates. In doing so, he became the first person in history to top the money list on both tours. This continued the trend of the world’s best golfers relying on CHAMP spikes, which have been used by 27 of the last 33 major winners.


“Winning both money titles is an incredible feat, requiring stellar play throughout the year and complete trust in one’s equipment,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “With CHAMP spikes this player guaranteed himself unmatched traction, stability and comfort.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP’s wide range of technically-advanced products also includes the acclaimed ScorpionSTINGER™ and new Zarma® cleat with patented cushion technology. Beyond the cleat category, the company recently launched the Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering’s unrivalled 80-year heritage of industry-changing solutions, the FLYtee has quickly become one of the most-used tees on Tour. 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 cleats annually and is the dominant global brand in football, soccer, golf, baseball, cricket, rugby and other sports.

For more information: www.champspikes.com, 1-800-OK-CHAMP.

 

CHAMP Spikes Used By Six Of The Top-10 Finishers At 2011 Chevron World Challenge

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories – confirms six of the top-10 finishers at the 2011 Chevron World Challenge relied on its renowned cleats.

Results of this elite-field event – contested this past weekend at Sherwood Country Club in Thousand Oaks, CA – continued the trend of the game’s best selecting CHAMP spikes, which have been used by 27 of the last 33 major winners. These include the acclaimed ScorpionSTINGER™ and new Zarma® cleat with patented cushion technology that collectively have established CHAMP as the #1 Brand on Tour®.

“Given the incredible level of competition at the Chevron World Challenge, the margin of victory is typically razor-thin,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Times like this are when equipment matters most, which is why more of the world’s top players rely on the traction, stability and comfort of CHAMP spikes than any other brand.”

Beyond the cleat category, the company recently launched the Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering’s unrivalled 80-year heritage of industry-changing solutions, the FLYtee has quickly become one of the most-used tees on Tour. 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 cleats annually and is the dominant global brand in football, soccer, golf, baseball, cricket, rugby and other sports.

For more information: www.champspikes.com, 1-800-OK-CHAMP