Golf News for Wednesday, June 26, 2013 | Products

CHAMP spikes help capture victory at Travelers Championship

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 renowned spikes were used by the winner and seven of the top-10 finishers at the Travelers Championship, according to Darrell Survey.

Capturing his first PGA Tour victory, the champion navigated TPC River Highlands in Cromwell, CT, wearing the popular ScorpionSTINGER™ model, which features spring-flex traction technology to ensure optimum gripping and comfort.

"Our products are validated week after week by the large and growing number of Tour stars who depend on CHAMP spikes," says Harris MacNeill, President and CEO of CHAMP/MacNeill Engineering Worldwide. "Regardless of course conditions, the comfort, traction and stability innovations we've pioneered ensure performance superior to spikeless models and other alternatives."

The #1 Brand on Tour®, CHAMP spikes have been used by 31 of the last 42 major winners and are available in a variety of options, including the popular ScorpionSTINGER™, and Zarma®.

Beyond the cleat category, the company offers a wide range of products, including the Zarma FLYtee™. Drawing from MacNeill Engineering's unrivalled 80-plus 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 more than 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.

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