UST Mamiya Proforce V2 Shaft Used by Winner of WGC-Bridgestone Invitational
(FORT WORTH, TX) – UST Mamiya – maker of the world’s finest carbon fiber golf shafts – reports the winner of the PGA Tour’s WGC-Bridgestone Invitational relied on its Proforce V2 shaft in hybrid (104 gram, x-flex), including multiple key shots on the final holes.
Continuing the trend of strong showings for UST Mamiya users, the champion carded a final round 65 while earning his first career WCG victory at Firestone Country Club in Akron, OH. The win adds to the company’s list of titles this season, which include six on the PGA Tour.
“Our Proforce shafts have been trusted by scores of top professionals in hundreds of Tour victories over the past decade and we look forward to unveiling the next generation later this year,” says Robb Schikner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing of UST Mamiya. “We take great pride in providing a variety of shaft options that help players of all skill levels maximize distance, accuracy and total performance.”
Likened to the precision of Lexus automobiles, all UST Mamiya carbon-fiber shafts are made using handcrafted, repeatable production techniques that incorporate world-class engineering and premium-selected raw materials. Tight tolerances, constant taper design and low-resin content combine to enhance feel during the golf swing. UST Mamiya shafts have remained the top-selling aftermarket option in the United States the past four years.
The company produces a variety of shaft models, including the renowned ATTAS and Proforce lines, which have received significant usage on major professional tours internationally.
Knowing that every golfer who installs a new shaft will also need a grip, UST Mamiya offers a line of premium offerings, with groundbreaking new models being introduced in 2011. They include the Pro DV, Comp DV and ST1 putter grips.
About UST Mamiya
Since 1991, UST Mamiya graphite shafts are favored by recreational and competitive golfers worldwide. In 2009, UST (U.S.) and its parent company, Mamiya-OP (Japan), combined operations, including research, development, production and materials-sourcing talents. 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, Taylor Made, Titleist, Wilson and more. Company R&D and manufacturing facilities are in the U.S., Japan, China 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: http://www.ustmamiya.com, 817.267.2219.