Golf News for Thursday, March 27, 2014 | Equipment

Fujikura Motore Speeder 7.0 X wins Arnold Palmer Invitational

VISTA, Calif. -- The winner of the Arnold Palmer Invitational used a Fujikura Motore Speeder 7.0 X in his driver. The second place winner used a Fujikura Motore Speeder 9.8 HB X in his hybrid and third place used a Fujikura Rombax Pro 95 X in his 3 wood. There was a total of nine Fujikura shafts used by the 'Top Ten Finishers' this week on the PGA Tour.

Fujikura also won the Darrell-Survey Driver & Wood shaft counts on the Champions Tour.

"It's been a great year so far for our brand and we appreciate the opportunity to work such high profile players and see the success our shafts bring them." Said Marshall Thompson, one of Fujikura's fitting and Tour experts.

"Our guys are the best in the industry and it is obvious to everyone around them that they love what they do." Said Stephanie Hartgraves, Fujikura Marketing Manager. "That is one of the ways we stand out from our competition....we aren't just a golf shaft company, we are golfers! We make the best products because our mission is bigger than just making the best golf is to make the world's best golf shafts so that golfers can play their best golf. That is our contribution to growing the love of the game and therefore, growing the game."

About Fujikura
Fujikura is also the primary supplier to many national club brands offering both proprietary and brand product shaft designs. Fujikura products also can be custom fit through its network of over 900 Charter Dealers. Custom fit shafts are used by 100% of Tour professionals. Amateur and everyday golfers also have the opportunity to find a shaft to fit their unique swing profile - adding yards, tighter dispersion and more confidence to their swing. The first step to a custom fit shaft can be done right from your iPhone or Android. The Fujikura Fitting Application for iPhone, iPad and Android fits you to one of Fujikura's shaft families. Then, the fitting is completed at a Fujikura Charter Dealer.

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Stephanie Hartgraves