FORT WORTH, TX – February 28, 2012 – UST Mamiya, maker of the world’s finest carbon fiber golf shafts – reports the winner of the HSBC Women’s Champions Tournament relied on the ATTAS shaft in her fairway wood (ATTAS 6s) and hybrid (ATTAS 85s Hybrid) to earn her first LPGA win of the year and the fifth of her career. About UST Mamiya
The champion carded rounds of 66, 70, 71 and 71 (-10) and made a three-foot birdie putt on the third playoff hole to earn her first win of the year. The win catapults her into a tie for second place in the race for the Rolex Player of the Year Rankings.
“UST Mamiya wants to congratulate the winner of the HSBC Women’s Champions Tournament,” says Robb Schikner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing. “UST Mamiya golf shafts continue to win on all tours and players understand the performance advantage of our products. With a variety of options for all players, UST Mamiya shafts are ideal for players of any skill level.”
All UST Mamiya carbon-fiber shafts are made using handcrafted, repeatable production techniques that incorporate world-class engineering and premium-selected raw materials. This combines with tight tolerances, constant taper design and low-resin content to enhance feel during the golf swing.
The company produces a variety of shaft models, including the renowned 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 the past five years.
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 2012. They include the Tour PC, Soft Touch, Comp DV2 Torsion, Pro DV2 Torsion Cord, and ST1putter grips.
Since 1991, UST Mamiya graphite shafts are favored by recreational and competitive golfers worldwide. In 2009, UST (U.S.) combined operations and assumed responsibility for the sports division of its parent company, Mamiya-OP (Japan) and now leads the drive for quality and innovation globally. 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, 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.