Golf News for Thursday, November 1, 2012 | Equipment

KBS C-Taper shafts capture win at BMW Masters on European Tour

BOULDER, Colo. -- At the BMW Masters on the European Tour, KBS Golf Shafts had their 16th professional win for 2012. Trusting the lower trajectory, lower spin rate and smooth feel of the KBS C-Taper shaft, this professional held off the number one ranked player in the world for his second win this year. Going into the final round leading, the Swedish player fired a 67 to seal his victory and move up to 17th in the Official World Rankings. KBS congratulates this professional for his great performance.

KBS also had two impressive finishes on the PGA TOUR and Tour. At the PGA TOUR's CIMB Classic, the KBS Custom shafts in White Pearl were trusted by the player finishing tied for second place. At the Tour's season ending Tour Championship event, KBS Tour shafts were used by the player finishing in second place. KBS congratulates this player and the three other players who earned 2013 PGA TOUR cards trusting KBS shafts.

Known for generating better performance and a smooth feel, KBS Golf Shafts are designed by industry veteran Kim Braly. Mr. Braly is recognized as a pioneer in golf industry having designed several popular shaft models and new technologies while at Royal Precision. Today, KBS Golf Shafts is the fastest growing steel shaft brand in the industry. Since introduction in 2008, over 120 professionals across the PGA, European, and Tours trust KBS shafts every week. That number is highlighted by 10 of Top 50 players in Official World Rankings.

KBS Golf Shafts incorporate a new and advanced mix of shaft technologies that improve performance by maximizing energy transfer to the club head while maintaining a firm shaft flex. This unique combination ensures players achieve better feel and shot control while maximizing total distance. As a catalog, KBS offers three main shaft options delivering a logical progression in shaft weight, flex and performance. The KBS Fit System is simple and versatile for fitting a wide range of golfers, including many of the best players in the world.

KBS Golf Shafts are currently available through all major golf club manufacturers as stock or custom options. Also, KBS has a large network of dealers, online and in-person, for custom fitting, ordering, and building.

About KBS Golf Shafts
Since introduction in 2008, KBS Golf Shafts have led the steel shaft industry with innovation and unprecedented growth. Headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, KBS is manufactured in partnership with FEMCO Steel Technology (FST). KBS is focused on innovating steel shaft technologies that maximize performance while making every shot more enjoyable for the golfer. Available industry-wide, visit KBS online to learn why they are the fastest growing shaft on Tour, hear from their avid community, or find a local dealer.

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