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Monthly Archive for March 2015

CHAMP® Spikes Trusted By Winners At Valero Texas Open and Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance grips, golf tees and accessories – confirms its renowned spikes were used by winners of the Valero Texas Open and the Mississippi Gulf Resort Classic presented by C Spire.

Capturing his fifth PGA Tour title in 18 months, the Texan relied on the ProStinger® model – featuring a unique blend of metal and plastic traction technology – at TPC San Antonio’s challenging Oaks Course. The victory puts this player on the short list of favorites heading into the year’s first major, where each of the past dozen winners have worn CHAMP spikes. On the Champions Tour, the South African utilized the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ spike – featuring spring-flex traction technology for optimum grip – to capture his 29th worldwide professional title.

[fancy_box“Both fields faced tough weather conditions and these players trusted the stability of CHAMP spikes to help them find the winner’s circle,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “As the top golfers in the world enter the heart of their seasons, they continue to rely upon our products for the ultimate in traction, comfort and stability.”[/fancy_box]

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by nearly 75 percent of all major winners over the past 12 years, including the victors at last year’s Masters, Open Championship and PGA Championship.

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

 

CHAMP® Spikes Trusted by Arnold Palmer Invitational Winner

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance grips, golf tees and accessories – confirms its renowned spikes were used by the winner and four top-10 finishers at the Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by MasterCard.
Capturing his second PGA Tour title, the 31-year-old Florida native relied on the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ spike – featuring spring-flex traction technology – to ensure optimum grip and comfort in a successful victory defense at the Bay Hill Club & Lodge in Orlando, FL.

“Regardless of conditions, players trusting in our spikes always have a distinct advantage over the rest of the field,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “The top golfers in the world continue to rely upon CHAMP, as our products offer the ultimate in traction, comfort and stability.”

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by nearly 75 percent of all major winners over the past 12 years, including the victors at last year’s Masters, Open Championship and PGA Championship.

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

 

New CHAMP SLIM-Lok Spikes Worn By Winner of Valspar Championship-Innovative Zarma Tour® Model with Revolutionary SLIM-Lok Fastening System Trusted To Clinch Playoff

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance grips, golf tees and accessories – announces the winner of the Valspar Championship relied on its renowned spikes and new SLIM-Lok fastening system at Innisbrook Resort.

Capturing his fourth professional victory, the 21-year-old Texan wore the new Zarma Tour® spike, coupled with the revolutionary SLIM-Lok fastening system, in his Armour Vent Golf Shoe from Under Armour®. With SLIM-Lok, shoe manufacturers are able to create significantly lighter, stronger and lower-profile designs, allowing golfers to get closer to the turf for improved stability, feel and balance throughout the swing.

[fancy_b0x]“Since moving to SLIM-Lok equipped spikes, this impressive young player enjoyed a successful fall campaign and is off to a great start in 2015 with another world-class victory,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “The groundbreaking SLIM-Lok system and Zarma Tour spike are products that we believe will help golfers of every level play their best.”[/fancy_box]

All SLIM-Lok equipped spikes are compatible with the millions of TRI-Lok® and Fast Twist® already in the marketplace. This system also greatly simplifies the spike changing process while virtually eliminating the risk of spike loss during rounds. An exclusive CHAMP technology, SLIM-Lok is trusted by scores of leading OEMs – including ECCO®, New Balance®, Nike®, OGIO®, TRUE Linkswear™ and Under Armour®

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by nearly 75 percent of all major winners over the past 12 years, including the victors at last year’s Masters, Open Championship and PGA Championship.

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