Golf News for Thursday, September 12, 2013 | Products

IOMIC grips win Chiquita Classic, Japan Golf Tour Fujisankei Classic

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- IOMIC USA, manufacturer of innovative, revolutionary and dynamically designed grips, announced that IOMIC Grips were used by the winners of both the Chiquita Classic and the Japan Golf Tour Fujisankei Classic. IOMIC grips have now been played by the winners of 38 worldwide tour events in 2013.

"We congratulate the winners of both events this week and thank them for their support of IOMIC grips. The winner of the Chiquita Classic recently changed to IOMIC grips on his wedges to improve feel and help him around the greens. The winner of the Fujisankei Classic has used IOMIC grips during all three of his 2013 victories on the Japan Golf Tour," stated Katz Murai, Overseas Division of IOMIC.

The winner of the Chiquita Classic finished with a 12-under-par 276 to tie for first place. He won the first playoff hole to win the second of four Tour Finals' events. His win moves him into a tie for first on the Tour Finals money list. He was using IOMIC Sticky 2.3 grips on his driver, hybrids and wedges.

The winner of the Fujisankei Classic also won during a playoff. He shot a 9-under-par 275 to tie with two other players and won on the second playoff hole. This is his third Japan Golf Tour win since turning pro in April. He used the great feeling IOMIC Art Grip Sticky Opus1 grips with low torque for more stability and control during every shot.

IOMIC Sticky grips are incredibly soft, and feature great traction and low torque. These versatile grips are suitable for all playing styles, from beginners to top ranked tour professionals. The Sticky 2.3 is the standard size grip in the Sticky series and is available in a wide variety of colors.

IOMIC Art Grip Sticky Opus grips are manufactured using IOMIC's special marble coloring process to create a stylish, fresh new look. Sticky grips are incredibly soft, and feature great traction and low torque. These grips are available in a variety of body colors with a white marble design.

All IOMIC grips feature the revolutionary "IOMAX" technology, a proprietary compound that provides a soft feel with control. This material provides adhesiveness, is water and friction resistant and is naturally white in color which allows for a full spectrum of color - IOMIC's signature trait.


Deutsche Bank Championship
Wyndham Championship
Memorial Tournament
Crowne Plaza Invitational
Humana Challenge
WGC Accenture Match Play

CN Canadian Women's Open
Manulife Financial LPGA Classic
U.S. Women's Open
Walmart NW Arkansas Championship
Wegmans LPGA Championship
ShopRite LPGA Classic
Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic
North Texas LPGA Shootout
Kraft Nabisco Championship
Honda LPGA Thailand

Senior PGA Championship

Chiquita Classic
Louisiana Open
Chile Classic

ISPS HANDA Ladies European Masters
Lalla Meryem Cup
ISPS Handa New Zealand Women's Open
ISPS Australian Women's Open

Japan Golf Tour
Fujisankei Classic
Diamond Cup
Tsuruya Open
Token Homemate Cup

Japan LPGA Tour
Earth Mondahmin Cup
Resort Trust Ladies
Hoken no Madoguchi Ladies
Studio Alice Ladies
Yamaha Ladies Open Katsuragi
T Point Ladies Golf Tournament
AXA Ladies Golf Tournament

Zaykabar Myanmar Open

2013 KENDA Tire LPGA Open

IOMIC USA manufactures premium, ergonomically designed golf grips that focus on technology. The company uses a revolutionary material called "IOMAX", which enhances grip feel, reduces torque and allows for a variety of color choices. The ergonomic design of IOMIC grips, combined with a super soft touch and feel, ensure maximum feedback and control for golfers. The launch of the Color Grip Series helped the company gain attention in the industry for the wide variety of colors offered. This led to the development of the Art Grip Series, the industry's first ever marbled grip. IOMIC grips are in the bags of many top professional and amateur golfers worldwide. For more information about the company please visit

For Media Inquires Contact:
Vanessa Price / 714-544-6515,
Tracy Nackel / 760-420-1602,