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Monthly Archive for October 2015

CHAMP Boosts Performance for 2015 World Long Drive Champion Tim Burke-Company’s SLIM-Lok, Zarma Tour and FLYtees All Part of Winning Combination

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 overall winner, Tim Burke, and a majority of the finalists from the Open Division, relied upon its renowned spikes and tees at the 2015 World Long Drive Championship.

As the Official Spike and Tee provider to the Long Drivers of America (LDA), CHAMP outfitted Burke with its popular Zarma Tour® spikes, coupled with the revolutionary SLIM-Lok fastening system, and performance-boosting Zarma FLYtee™, for his second title in three years. Contestants at this event join a dominating number of golfers worldwide opting for products from the #1 Brand on Tour®, which have been trusted by 38 of the past 51 major champions, including the reigning Masters, U.S. Open, British Open and FedExCup winners.

“Long drive athletes look for every technological advantage that will help convert their tremendous body torque and high swing speeds into the ideal blend of stability and power,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Our spikes, tees and grips are designed to give all golfers, regardless of ability, the confidence, comfort and control to perform at their highest potential.”

In addition to the Open Division champion using CHAMP equipment for the fifth straight year, contestants in the Ladies, Seniors and Super Seniors categories also trusted the company’s spikes, tees and grips.

Alongside the company’s wide range of technically-advanced spikes and FLYtees sits the innovative C Grips line. Designed with a strong emphasis on technical innovation and game-improving performance, the C Grips collection has gained a loyal following among players who recognize its superior feel, durability and performance characteristics.

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

 

CHAMP Spikes Trusted by Winner of Portugal Masters- Five of Top-10 Relied on Company’s Traction Solutions

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes – announces five of the top-10 finishers, including the winner, at the Portugal Masters relied on the company’s renowned spikes.

The 29-year-old Englishman notched his third European Tour victory of the year at Oceanico Victoria Golf Club wearing the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ spike for superior comfort and durability. The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 38 of the past 51 major champions, including the reigning Masters, U.S. Open, British Open and FedExCup winners.

“Players trusting in our products have found victories on every major tour across the globe in 2015,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “By combining cutting-edge manufacturing techniques with our eight-plus decades of heritage, we strive every day to develop the ultimate in grips, spikes and tees.”

Beyond the company’s wide range of technically-advanced spikes, the company’s signature products include the Zarma FLYtee™ series and innovative C Grips line. Designed with a strong emphasis on technical innovation and game-improving performance, the C Grips collection has gained a loyal following among players who recognize its superior feel, durability and performance characteristics.

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

 

CHAMP Spikes Trusted by Winner of Bristish Masters-Five of Top-10 Relied on Company’s Traction Solutions

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes – announces five of the top-10, including the winner, at the British Masters supported by Sky Sports relied on the company’s renowned spikes.

The 21-year-old Englishman notched his maiden professional victory at Woburn Golf Club wearing the ProStinger® model, featuring a unique blend of metal and plastic traction technology. The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 38 of the past 51 major champions, including the reigning Masters, U.S. Open, British Open and FedExCup winners.

 “Whether it’s the Presidents Cup or European Tour, our spikes are preferred by professionals and amateurs around the globe,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “We deliver the best in comfort and traction to help players, regardless of skill, perform their best.”

Beyond the company’s wide range of technically-advanced spikes, the company’s signature products include the Zarma FLYtee™ series and innovative C Grips line. Designed with a strong emphasis on technical innovation and game-improving performance, the C Grips collection has gained a loyal following among players who recognize its superior feel, durability and performance characteristics.

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

 

CHAMP Selected as Official Spike and Tee of the 2015 World Long Drive Championship

CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide – The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology® and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf grips, tees and accessories – has been selected as the official Spike and Tee provider to the Long Drivers of America (LDA) and will be outfitting participants in next week’s World Long Drive Championship with its popular products.

Among the CHAMP accessories that will be in use at the event are the Zarma Tour and soon-to-be-released PiviX spikes, both of which provide maximum comfort, traction and stability to all levels of players.  Additionally, the renowned Zarma FLYtee™ is the preferred tee of a number of LDA athletes, as its six-pronged head and shallow cup reduce friction at impact for increased distance and accuracy. The FLYtee line has rapidly become favored by both consumers and retailers because of its performance and durability characteristics.

Outside of its spikes and tees, multiple competitors are set to contend for the 2015 title using the company’s “C Grips” on their drivers. Designed with a strong emphasis on technical innovation and game-improving performance, the collection has gained a loyal following among players who recognize its superior feel, durability and performance characteristics.

 “Each CHAMP spike model provides LDA athletes the mental assurance that no matter how hard they swing, traction won’t be a problem,” says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. “Additionally, our FLYtee is engineered to give all golfers a better chance of hitting longer, straighter shots compared to traditional wooden offerings and other alternatives.”

The 2015 World Long Drive Championships will be held at the WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville, Oklahoma, October 14-21. Golf Channel will broadcast live coverage of the new exciting match-play format from 9-11pm EST on both Tuesday, October 20 and Wednesday, October 21.

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 38 of the past 51 major champions, including the reigning Masters, U.S. Open, British Open and FedExCup winners.

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