Golf News for Thursday, September 28, 2006 | Equipment

AccuFLEX Golf shaft takes two wins on the Sunbelt Senior Tour

GASTONIA, N.C. -- AccuFLEX Golf reported that it's new CREATION shaft captured it's second victory in a row on the Sunbelt Senior Tour at The Myrtle Beach Senior Challenge. The new CREATION shaft was in the driver of the winner, Steve Thomas, who shot rounds of 66, 70, and 70 at The Long Bay Club in Longs, SC.

In addition to the CREATION shaft in his driver, Thomas was using an AccuFLEX Icon HL in both of his hybrids and an AccuFLEX Icon Heavyweight in his 3 wood.

The winner of the event qualified for the US Senior Open this year and had a lot of success on the PGA Tour back in the '80's. He is really looking forward to competing on the Champions Tour, now that he is finally eligible to play.

"Back-to-back victories like this just don't happen very often on Tour," said Jody Baucom, President of AccuFLEX Golf. "We're very excited about the reaction we're getting from the Tour Players. This new Nano-Met Technology is unlike anything else out there right now and we're seeing some amazing results."

About the CREATION

The CREATION is a composite shaft made from some of the most advanced elements on the earth and is so pure and consistent that there is nothing else out there like it right now. AccuFLEX was the first shaft company to bring Nano-Technology to the golf industry and has now improved upon it with Nano-Met.

AccuFLEX Golf's international design team uses the finest materials available along with the company's unique, proprietary filament winding process to make its premium line of advanced design composite Golf Shafts. AccuFLEX Golf's Evolution became the first Nano-Technology shaft to win on Any PGA Tour at the Virginia Beach Open on April 24th of last year. AccuFLEX Golf shafts have Won A Tour Championship, Three Major Championships, Twenty Tour Wins (on various PGA Tour's), Hundreds of Top Ten Finishes and 12 RE/MAX World Long Drive Championships, in the past three years.

AccuFLEX Golf, Inc™ is located in Gastonia, North Carolina. For more information about AccuFLEX Golf™ or their great lineup of shafts available for 2006, call (800) 721-3342 or visit their website at

Media members interested in testing any of the AccuFLEX Golf™ products for an editorial review should contact Joe Wieczorek or Bart Henyan of the Media Group at (847) 956-9090 or e-mail or

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