UST Mamiya News & Press Releases

Aug 22, 2011

UST Mamiya Proforce AXIVCore Shafts Used by Winner of Wyndham Championship

FORT WORTH, TX) – UST Mamiya – maker of the world’s finest carbon fiber golf shafts – reports the winner of the PGA Tour’s Wyndham Championship relied on its Proforce AXIVCore Tour Black shafts in his driver (69 gram, x-flex), three-wood (79 gram, x-flex) and five-wood (89 gram, x-flex).

Continuing the trend of strong showings for UST Mamiya users, the champion carded four rounds in the 60s while earning his first PGA Tour victory at Sedgefield Country Club in Greensboro, NC. The win adds to the company’s list of titles this season, which include seven on the PGA Tour.

“Proforce products have become synonymous with elite performance, as shown by the numerous victories across all major Tours worldwide,” says Robb Schikner, Vice President of Sales and Marketing of UST Mamiya. “We have a vast catalogue of shafts – including the next generation of Proforce that will launch at the end of the year – to fit any player’s unique swing DNA, resulting in maximized distance, accuracy and confidence.”

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: UST Mamiya, 817.267.2219.

< View All

Join Our Tour Insider Newsletter

    Sign Up