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Yearly Archive for 2012

CHAMP Spikes Sweep Winners’ Circle In PGA, LPGA Tour Qualifying Tournaments, 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 its popular spikes were used by winners of the PGA and LPGA Tour Qualifying Tournaments, as well as the World Challenge presented by Northwestern Mutual.

The victories cap a strong 2012 season for the brand, in which CHAMP spikes were trusted by three of the four major championship winners and used in more than 60 wins on Tours worldwide. The superior traction, comfort and durability found in each of the company’s models make CHAMP the leading manufacturer in the industry.

“Whether competing for a Tour card or against the elite field from the World Challenge, players recognize the importance of a solid foundation that won’t shift or slip during the swing,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “We devote extraordinary resources to ensure that our spikes provide optimal performance for golfers of all skill levels.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes were used by 30 of the past 40 major winners.

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 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.

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

 

CHAMP Spikes Dominates DP World Tour Championship, Used By Winner, Nine Top-10 Finishers

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 dominance at the European Tour’s season-ending DP World Tour Championship, where the brand’s renowned spikes were used by the winner and nine top-10 finishers.

Relying on the ProStinger® model’s unique blend of metal and plastic traction technology, the winner claimed The Race to Dubai and his sixth title of the year with this dramatic performance at Jumeirah Golf Estates in the United Arab Emirates. Continuing the trend of the world’s top players selecting CHAMP, nearly 70 percent of the elite field used the brand’s popular spikes.

“Our devotion to quality and improved performance is validated by the legions of top competitors on all major Tours worldwide who trust our cleats,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Golfers of all skill levels benefit from the increased traction, stability and comfort CHAMP products provide.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes were used by three of the four major champions in 2012 and have been trusted by the winner 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 extremely durable materials that last more than five times longer than traditional wood, 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.

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

 

CHAMP Spikes Used By Winner of CME Group Titleholders

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 ScorpionSTINGER™ spikes were used by the winner of the LPGA Tour’s CME Group Titleholders, according to Darrell Survey.

Relying on the model’s spring-flex traction technology for optimum gripping and comfort, the champion improved to second on the Rolex World Rankings list as a result of her seventh career LPGA Tour victory – a two-stroke win in the season-ending event at The TwinEagles Club in Naples, FL. This continues the trend of the world’s best players selecting CHAMP spikes.

“The world’s best golfers across all Tours routinely select CHAMP because we provide options to suit all preferences, each with incredible traction, stability and comfort,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Our goal has always been to provide a solid foundation that does not shift or slip during the swing, allowing unimpeded motion for optimal performance.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes were used by three of the four PGA Tour 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 extremely durable materials that last more than five times longer than traditional wood, 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.

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