Golf News for Thursday, September 19, 2013 | Sponsorship

Chase54 official apparel provider for Long Drivers of America

ROANOKE, Texas -- Long Drivers of America (LDA) announced that Chase54, one of the most innovative, up-and-coming companies in the golf industry, is the new official apparel provider for the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship and Long Drivers of America.

Chase54's state-of-the-art fabrics and meticulous approach to quality will ensure the longest hitting golfers in the world can compete in comfort and style. Utilizing top-notch fabrics combined with high quality production, Chase54 is able to create affordable gear without sacrificing performance. It's the answer these demanding athletes have been trying to find.

"At Chase54, we've always prided ourselves on being on the cutting-edge of apparel industry, and no where does innate talent mesh with innovative technology better than the long drive circuit," said Mike Hammontree, Chase54's brand director. "We're honored to be able to partner with LDA and the RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship, knowing our apparel can proved these world class competitors with the comfort and performance they desire."

"Long drive competitors are demanding athletes that come in all shapes and sizes," said LDA vice president of marketing, Steve Wiley. "Chase54 has the depth of any major manufacturer and is able to meet and exceed the expectations of these competitors. Their philosophy and vision is a perfect fit for the extreme nature of the event, and we are proud to have them as a partner."

In fact, 2012 RE/MAX World Long Drive champion, Ryan Winther was the first power golfer on the Chase54 roster. Winther's rapid ascension to stardom is a product of his hard work, natural talent and charm.

"Chase54 clothing not only looks great, but performs under the most demanding circumstances," Winther said. "From unique and high performing fabrics to the cut and design of their clothes, Chase54 fits me and my game."

He recently added the Utah State Long Drive Championship to his rapidly expanding trophy case and is looking to defend his crown September 18-27 in Mesquite, Nevada.

All of the styles these power golfers will wear can be found at pro shops and fine golf stores across North America, as well as online at

About Chase54:
Chase54 is committed to developing comfortable, stylish and affordable golf apparel that relies on state of the art fabrics and top quality technology in its production and design. With deep roots in the apparel business, Chase54 has the expertise and experience to offer impeccable style at an affordable price. For more information, visit

About Long Drivers of America:
Long Drivers of America is a dynamic golf event company that specializes in producing long drive events for professionals. The company is owned and operated by long drive pioneer Art Sellinger. Founded in 1995 and based in Roanoke, Tex., LDA is best known for staging the annual RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship, the premier event in power golf. The RE/MAX championship has evolved into an international competition with power golfers from across the globe. The RE/MAX World Long Drive Championship Premieres October 9 at 9:00 PM EST and will be featured throughout long drive month. Only on Golf Channel.

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