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Monthly Archive for July 2013

Champ Spikes Trusted By Winner Of RBC Canadian Open

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 Zarma® spikes were used by the winner of the RBC Canadian Open.

Capturing his second PGA Tour victory of the season, the champion trusted the optimal comfort and traction provided by the popular spike model to successfully navigate Glen Abbey Golf Course outside of Toronto. The Zarma® features unique Lotus Technology, which softens the impact of walking by reducing spike pressure.

“Each week, CHAMP spikes are preferred by more Tour players worldwide than any other brand, because our superior 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 will experience increased traction, stability and comfort.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 31 of the last 43 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. The new FLYteePRO model is infused with a specially-engineered polymer that makes it nearly indestructible. Like its predecessors, the PRO showcases a six-pronged head and shallow cup to reduce friction at impact, promoting longer and straighter drives.
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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 Introduces Pro-Lite™ Ball Retriever

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories – introduces the Pro-Lite™ Ball Retriever showcasing a lightweight design and patented lock system that easily and securely grips golf balls.

An effortless way to recover balls from the water, bushes, rocks, mud and other hazards, the Pro-Lite’s telescopic shaft extends to 9 feet and when closed it is only 19 inches. It comes in a convenient carrying case that will slip in the side of your golf bag. Not only useful for retrieving errant shots, it can also be used to pick up a ball directly from the hole.

“This is an extremely effective tool that embodies the quality control and spirit of innovation associated with all CHAMP products,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “We want to help players save money by ensuring they can quickly reclaim golf balls that would have otherwise been left behind.”

In the cleat category, CHAMP has more than 100 active distributors, making it 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.

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 31 of the last 43 major winners and are available in an assortment of models, including the popular ScorpionSTINGER andZarma®.

The company’s broad selection of other products includes 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.

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

 

Champ Introduces The Zarma FlyteePro Next-Generation Performance Tee

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories – announces launch of the Zarma FLYteePRO, featuring an extremely durable, shock absorbing tip and Tour-proven design that enhances distance and accuracy.

The latest generation of the acclaimed Zarma FLYTee line preferred by top professionals worldwide, the new PRO model is infused with a specially-engineered polymer that makes it nearly indestructible. Like its predecessors, the PRO showcases a six-pronged head and shallow cup to reduce friction at impact, promoting longer and straighter drives. The distinctive head is covered with a soft colored layer to protect the low friction tips and club face. It is available in a 2-¾” option with a green tip and 3-¼” version with a blue tip.

“Players and facilities are rapidly adopting CHAMP tees thanks to superior performance and durability combined with cost savings,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Our new FLYteePRO is already the sought after tee on the PGA Tour. Professionals and amateurs can reap the benefits of the best tee on the market.”

Available in a convenient four-pack ($5.99) that easily fits inside golf bag pockets, The FLYtee PRO will also be available in bulk quantities. The PRO model joins the MyHite FLYtee – featuring a unique height control system to promote optimum contact – and the original Zarma FLYtee at retailers worldwide.

Beyond performance advantages, the FLYtee family is designed to help facilities dramatically improve course operations, appearance and profitability by reducing tee consumption, decreasing tee litter and lowering purchasing expenses.

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

 

Champ Spikes Trusted By Winner Of Alstom Open De France

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 of the top-10 finishers at the Alstom Open de France.

Capturing his second European Tour victory of the season, the champion navigated Le Golf National outside of Paris, wearing the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ model, which features spring-flex traction technology to ensure optimum gripping and comfort.

“Week after week, players on the PGA, European, Web.com, Champions and LPGA Tours among others trust the performance of CHAMP over any other brand,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “The unmatched traction, stability and comfort our spikes provide will benefit golfers of all skill levels.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 31 of the last 42 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.

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