PrideSports’ Replaceable Spikes Used by LPGA Tour’s ANA Inspiration Champion
Posted on May 20 2021
BRENTWOOD, Tenn., September 15, 2020 – The MacNeill Pride Group confirms the winner of the LPGA Tour’s ANA Inspiration, as well as winners from this past weekend’s PGA Tour Champions and Korn Ferry Tour events, all relied on replaceable cleat solutions from Softspikes® and Champ®.
Capturing the second major championship of the LPGA Tour season, the 29-year-old winner recorded a chip-in eagle at the final hole of regulation to force a playoff and eventual victory at Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, CA. Collecting the first major title of her career, the South Korean relied on the Pulsar® from Softspikes in her Footjoy Dryjoy shoes.
On the PGA Tour Champions, the title at the Sanford International was captured a 56-year-old Spaniard who relied on metal spikes made by Champ. Finally, the winner of the Evans Scholars Invitational on the Korn Ferry Tour used the Silver Tornado® on his Puma Ignite shoes.
“Spiked golf shoes continue to be the standard among the world’s elite golfers, as yet another major championship was won by a players using our replaceable cleat systems,” said John Hohman, senior vice president of marketing for PrideSports/MacNeill-Pride Group.
Replacement Softspikes® and Champ® cleats can be purchased in the golf section of most large retailers, sporting goods stores, golf specialty and golf course pro shops across the country. Cleats can also be purchased online from any of these locations, your favorite online store or directly from www.golfspikes.com.
PrideSports is the undisputed leader in the golf cleat segment with its CHAMP® and Softspikes® brands. The company recommends golfers change their cleats every six to eight months – or even more frequently based on use – to ensure golfers get the maximum performance out of their footwear.
CHAMP’s Helix®, Zarma Tour® and Stinger® cleats, as well as Softspikes’ Pivix®, Pulsar®, Silver Tornado® and Stealth® cleats, dominate the OEM and secondary market in terms of performance and sales. More information can be found at www.champspikes.com and www.Softspikes.com.
Headquartered in Brentwood, TN with offices across America, Europe and Asia, PrideSports provides traction elements and retention systems to athletic footwear manufacturers around the globe as well providing its CHAMP and Softspikes branded products to retail channels worldwide - maintaining a preeminent position within golf, soccer, baseball, football and other sports. In addition, the company provides a full line of golf accessories and is the largest producer and distributor of golf tees in the world, with brands including Pride Golf Tee®, Pride Professional Tee System® (PTS) and Zarma Fly Tee®.