MARLBOROUGH, Mass. -- CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide - The World Leader in Sport Cleat Technology and maker of innovative CHAMP spikes, high-performance golf tees and accessories - confirms its popular spikes were used by winners of the PGA and LPGA Tour Qualifying Tournaments, as well as the World Challenge presented by Northwestern Mutual.
The victories cap a strong 2012 season for the brand, in which CHAMP spikes were trusted by three of the four major championship winners and used in more than 60 wins on Tours worldwide. The superior traction, comfort and durability found in each of the company's models make CHAMP the leading manufacturer in the industry.
"Whether competing for a Tour card or against the elite field from the World Challenge, players recognize the importance of a solid foundation that won't shift or slip during the swing," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "We devote extraordinary resources to ensure that our spikes provide optimal performance for golfers of all skill levels."
The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes were used by 30 of the past 40 major winners.
Beyond the cleat category, the company offers a wide range of products, including the MyHite Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering's unrivalled 80-year heritage, the FLYtee line has quickly become one of the most-used tees by leading professionals worldwide. Made with extremely durable materials, its six-pronged head and shallow cup reduces friction, increases distance and improves accuracy.
With more than 100 active distributors, CHAMP is the world's largest manufacturer of replaceable spikes. The company produces more than 140 million spikes annually and is the dominant global brand in football, soccer, golf, baseball, cricket, rugby and other sports.
For more information: www.champspikes.com, 1-800-OK-CHAMP.
About CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide
Celebrating 80 years of unparalleled engineering innovations, CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide has been a pioneer in spike technology since it introduced the world's first locking spike, SURE-LOK. The world's largest manufacturer of replacement spikes specific to various sports, the company has produced several industry-changing systems under the CHAMP brand and has become the #1 choice of Tour golfers. Along with its signature Zarma® and ScorpionSTINGER™ spikes, the high-performance Zarma FLYtee™ was introduced in early 2011. With distribution in more than 100 countries, CHAMP/MacNeill is headquartered in Marlborough, MA, with offices in Europe and Asia.