Golf News for Wednesday, September 26, 2012 | Equipment

UST Mamiya partners with Club Champion to offer TOURSPX shafts

FORT WORTH, Texas -- UST Mamiya, maker of the world's finest carbon fiber golf club shafts has partnered with Club Champion to offer exclusive TOURSPX shafts. The TOURSPX program is designed for the world's best fitters and allows Club Champion to fit their customers with UST Mamiya's latest generation of Tour Exclusive and Prototype shafts. This partnership will allow UST Mamiya to reach new customers in Illinois and Pennsylvania.

"We are excited to add another partner to our TOURSPX Dealer network," said Jamie Pipes, Director of TOURSPX Operations. "Club Champion is a well-known fitting center and we are excited to add them to our TOURSPX Dealer network. We look forward to our partnership with Club Champion."

"TOURSPX shafts are hand-selected and come individually tested and serial numbered to ensure the highest quality," said Matt Siegel, Vice President Sales and Marketing. "The combination of flexes and weights, coupled with the fact that you can only find the TOURSPX line at select dealers across the country makes this an exciting addition to our shaft offering."

Club Champion is a Golf Digest Top 100 Club Fitter. They are a custom club fitter and builder of premium golf clubs. Their mission is to help people enjoy the game of golf even more by improving their equipment to fit their game.

Club Champion currently has three locations in the Chicagoland area located in Willowbrook, Northfield and downtown Chicago in the River North area. Club Champion's Philadelphia market location is located in Bala Cynwyd, PA, to conveniently serve the entire Delaware Valley.

About UST Mamiya
Since 1991, UST Mamiya graphite shafts have been favored by recreational and competitive golfers worldwide. In 2009, UST (U.S.) and its parent company, Mamiya-OP (Japan), combined operations, including research, development, production and materials-sourcing talents. Distributed in 30-plus countries, UST Mamiya provides shafts to consumers, retailers, club-fitters and original equipment manufacturers Adams, Bridgestone, Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, Mizuno, Nike, PING, Taylor Made, Titleist, Wilson and more. Company R&D and manufacturing facilities are in the U.S., Japan, China and Bangladesh. UST Mamiya advisory staff includes renowned instructors among GOLF Magazine's "Top 100" and at Golf Digest's "America's 100 Greatest Golf Courses." To learn more about UST Mamiya products, please visit

Danny Le