Golf News for Friday, June 13, 2014 | Equipment

UST Mamiya reports 1st place finish at FedEx St. Jude Classic

FORT WORTH, Texas -- UST Mamiya, maker of the world's finest carbon fiber golf shafts, reports the 1st place finisher at the FedEx St. Jude Classic relied on a PROFORCE AXIVCORE shaft in his Titleist® 21° hybrid.

The winner finished with rounds of 63, 65, 69 and 73 (-10) to claim his fifth PGA TOUR victory, his first since 2011.

"UST Mamiya wants to congratulate the winner of the FedEx St. Jude Classic," said Robb Schikner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. "PROFORCE AXIVCORE has been out on all tours for several years now, but continues to perform for the best players in the world through the use of a unique 4-axis material that provides greater stability and consistent shaft recovery for straighter and longer shots."

UST Mamiya produces a variety of shaft models, including the renowned Recoil™, Elements®, PROFORCE® and ATTAS™ lines, which have received significant usage on major professional tours internationally. Paralleling its achievements at the professional level, the company's shafts have remained the top-selling aftermarket option in the United States for the past seven years.

Knowing that every golfer who installs a new shaft will also need a grip, UST Mamiya offers a line of premium offerings. They include the Tour PC 360™, Soft Touch™, Soft Touch Lite™, Soft Touch Wrap™ and ST1™ putter grips.

About UST Mamiya
Since 1991, UST Mamiya graphite shafts are favored by recreational and competitive golfers worldwide. UST Mamiya shafts can be purchased through authorized TSPX™ dealers, club fitters, and major retailers such as Golfsmith®, PGA Tour Superstore and The GolfWorks®. In addition, top quality clubs can be ordered from major OEM's with UST Mamiya tour quality shafts. Distributed in 30-plus countries, UST Mamiya provides shafts to consumers, retailers, club-fitters and original equipment manufacturers Adams, Bridgestone, Callaway, Cleveland, Cobra, Mizuno, Nike, PING, TaylorMade, Titleist, Wilson and more. Company R&D and manufacturing facilities are in the U.S., Japan, and Bangladesh. UST Mamiya advisory staff includes renowned instructors among GOLF Magazine's "Top 100" and at Golf Digest's "America's 100 Greatest Golf Courses. For more information:, 817.267.2219.

Danny Le