Golf News for Friday, June 13, 2014 | Equipment

One-two finish for OBAN shafts at's Cleveland Open

CHICAGO -- It was a one-two finish for OBAN at the Cleveland Open played last week in Cleveland, OH. The playoff was the longest in history with both players using OBAN and going 11 holes until the New Zealander was crowned the winner. A combined total of 5 OBAN shafts were used by the 2 play off contenders.

Cleveland Open Winner:
Taylormade SLDR 3 Wood - Kiyoshi Purple 85 - X
Taylormade Hybrid - Devotion 85 - X
Cleveland Open 2nd Place Finisher:
Taylormade SLDR Driver - Kiyoshi White 75 gm - X
Taylormade SLDR 3 Wood - Kiyoshi Purple 85 - X
Adams Hybrid - Kiyoshi Purple 100 - X

OBAN had a total of 31 shafts in play at the Cleveland Open. In addition to the exciting win on the, OBAN had a top 10 finish on the PGA Tour with the 6th place finisher using the OBAN Kiyoshi Black in his Ping driver and fairway woods. OBAN had 18 shafts in play on the PGA Tour. On the European Tour, the OBAN Kiyoshi Gold was used by the 5th place finisher.

"Last week was a great week for OBAN on the, PGA Tour and European tours." said Victor Afable, President of OBAN. "The champion and 2nd place finishers both used OBAN and this proves the top players in the world rely on OBAN shafts for the best performance."

OBAN Composites LLC is one of the fastest growing premium shaft brands in the world. OBAN designs and distributes exotic graphite shafts for golf consumers worldwide. The shafts are sold exclusively through authorized OBAN custom club fitters or as custom upgrades with Adams, Callaway, Cobra, Ping, Nike, Taylormade, Titleist and Wilson. In 2013, OBAN secured 19 worldwide Tour wins.

OBAN's corporate headquarters is located in Chicago, Illinois with sales offices in Chicago, Southern California and Southern Florida. For more information about OBAN Composites, LLC, please visit or contact OBAN Composites LLC at 866-607-0284.

Victor Afable
Phone: (866) 607-0284