Winner of the CME Group Tour Championship LPGA Event Was Playing Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – November 27, 2019 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the CME Group Tour Championship LPGA event, held at the Tiburon Golf Club in Naples, FL was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-5 Stiff flex wood shaft in her TaylorMade M5 Driver. The champion drained a 25-foot birdie putt to win the tournament, capturing her third win of the 2019 season and the $1.5 million dollar prize.

“ Congratulations to the champion of the LPGA season ending CME Group Tour Championship. The young Korean player had a great year with 3 LPGA wins and a stellar finish this past weekend at the CME Group Tour Championship and we are very happy to be a part of her equipment choices”, stated Bill McPherson, V.P. of Sales, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD TP wood shaft is available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex.

The Tour AD TP, like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

Designed around new tooling, the Tour AD TP utilizes a technology called F ast T aper T echnology or “ FTT” . This technology incorporates a faster taper rate from the lower mid-section to the tip of the shaft than previous Tour AD wood shaft models. The Fast Taper Technology provides the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed through the swing.

The Tour AD TP shaft has a medium stiffness starting at the handle thru the mid-section of the shaft and a stiff tip profile to promote a mid/high launch condition and low spin. The new Tour AD TP also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

Make a change in your Driver or Fairway metal wood today to the same shaft that the professionals use, the “Tour Proven” Tour AD TP model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts with FTT – F ast T aper T echnology.

About Graphite Design:

Located in the city of Chichibu, Japan, Graphite Design has 30 years of experience of designing and manufacturing premium graphite composite golf shafts. Numerous Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “ Tour AD ” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “ Accuracy and Distance ”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 32 Global tournament victories in 2018 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 300 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour for the past sixteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, S. Africa, S. America, and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2020 Tour AD XC model of wood shafts, the Tour AD IZ Hybrid shafts as well as the Graphite Design MAD, YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD VR, IZ, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winner of the PGA Tour Champions PURE Insurance Championship Was Playing Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – October 3, 2019 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the PGA Tour Champions PURE Insurance Championship, held at Pebble Beach, CA was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-6 X-Stiff flex wood shaft in his Ping Driver. The champion won on the first hole of a sudden death playoff with a birdie putt, claiming his second win this season on the PGA Tour Champions tour circuit and advancing into fourth place in the 2019 Charles Schwab Cup standings. This is the fourth professional tour win this year for a Graphite Design Tour AD TP model wood shaft.

“Congratulations to the 2019 PURE Insurance Champion on his 2nd PGA Tour Champions win.  With an 87% driving accuracy and a driving distance average of 266 yards for the week, it is great to see him playing a Graphite Design Tour AD shaft in his driver”, commented Erik Boysen, VP of Tour Promotions, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD TP wood shaft is available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex.

The Tour AD TP, like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

Designed around new tooling, the Tour AD TP utilizes a technology called Fast Taper Technology or “FTT” . This technology incorporates a faster taper rate from the lower mid-section to the tip of the shaft than previous Tour AD wood shaft models. The Fast Taper Technology provides the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed through the swing.

The Tour AD TP shaft has a medium stiffness starting at the handle thru the mid-section of the shaft and a stiff tip profile to promote a mid/high launch condition and low spin. The new Tour AD TP also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

Make a change in your Driver or Fairway metal wood today to the same shaft that the professionals use, the new “ Tour Proven” Tour AD TP model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts with FTT – Fast Taper Technology.

About Graphite Design:

Located in the city of Chichibu, Japan, Graphite Design has 30 years of experience of designing and manufacturing premium graphite composite golf shafts. Numerous Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “ Tour AD ” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “ Accuracy and Distance ”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 32 Global tournament victories in 2018 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 300 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour for the past sixteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, S. Africa, S. America, and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2020 Tour AD XC model of wood shafts, the Tour AD IZ Hybrid shafts as well as the Graphite Design MAD, YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD VR, IZ, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winner of the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open Relied On Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – July 16, 2019 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the Aberdeen Standard Investments Scottish Open held at The Renaissance Club in North Berwick, United Kingdom was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD IZ-8 X-Stiff flex wood shaft in his Titleist TS #3 fairway metal-wood, claiming his 2nd win in 2019 and advancing to the #1 position of the Race to Dubai.

Additionally, on the LPGA Tour, the winner of the Marathon Classic held at Highland Meadows Golf Club in Sylvania, Ohio, was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD TP wood shaft in her TaylorMade M5 Driver and a Graphite Design Tour AD BB wood shaft in her TaylorMade M5 #3 fairway metal-wood.

“ Congratulations to the winners of the Scottish Open and the Marathon Classic events. It was a fantastic weekend of golf for both of these professional golfers and we are ecstatic that they both chose to use Graphite Design premium golf shafts in their golf clubs”, stated Bill McPherson, V.P. of Sales, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

The Tour AD IZ – “Into the Zone” , designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, has a very stealthy look it in black with white/orange accents and a sleek matte finish. The Tour AD IZ shafts are available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R, S and X flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex.

The Tour AD IZ , like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

The Tour AD IZ shaft has a firm stiffness starting at the handle, and medium center section and a firm+ tip profile to promote a high launch angle and low ball spin rates. The Tour AD IZ also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

Reach out to your local Golf Club Fitting professional and ask about how to get your Driver or Fairway metal wood “ Into the Zone” using the Tour AD IZ model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts.

About Graphite Design:

Located in the city of Chichibu, Japan, Graphite Design has 30 years of experience of designing and manufacturing premium graphite composite golf shafts. Numerous Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “ Tour AD ” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “ Accuracy and Distance ”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 32 Global tournament victories in 2018 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 300 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour for the past sixteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, S. Africa, S. America, and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2019 Tour AD VR model of wood shafts, the new 2019 Tour AD IZ Hybrid shafts as well as the Graphite Design MAD, YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD IZ, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winner of the PGA Tour 3M Open Was Playing Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – July 9, 2019 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the PGA Tour 3M Open held at the TPC Twin Cities golf course in Blaine, MN was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-7 Tour X-Stiff (TX) flex wood shaft in his TaylorMade M5 8° Driver and a Graphite Design Tour AD BB-8 Tour X-Stiff (TX) flex wood shaft in his TaylorMade M5 15° #3 metal wood. The champion shot a stellar 69, 67, 62, 65 claiming his first PGA Tour victory. His off the tee statistics for the tournament included an average driving distance of 303 yards and his longest drive of the tournament was 348 yards.

“Congratulations to the 3M Champion for relying on Graphite Design shafts on his first professional win and during his incredible college career as well. We look forward to seeing this young rising star in the winner’s circle many more times on the PGA Tour during his career”, stated Erik Boysen, Vice President Tour Promotions, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD TP wood shaft is available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex.

The Tour AD TP, like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

Designed around new tooling, the Tour AD TP utilizes a technology called Fast Taper Technology or “ FTT ” . This technology incorporates a faster taper rate from the lower mid-section to the tip of the shaft than previous Tour AD wood shaft models. The Fast Taper Technology provides the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed through the swing.

The Tour AD TP shaft has a medium stiffness starting at the handle thru the mid-section of the shaft and a stiff tip profile to promote a mid/high launch condition and low spin. The new Tour AD TP also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

Make a change in your Driver or Fairway metal wood today to the same shaft that the professionals use, the new “ Tour Proven” Tour AD TP model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts with FTTFast Taper Technology.

About Graphite Design:

Located in the city of Chichibu, Japan, Graphite Design has 30 years of experience of designing and manufacturing premium graphite composite golf shafts. Numerous Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “ Tour AD ” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “ Accuracy and Distance ”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 32 Global tournament victories in 2018 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 300 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour for the past sixteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, S. Africa, S. America, and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2019 Tour AD VR model of wood shafts, the new 2019 Tour AD IZ Hybrid shafts as well as the Graphite Design MAD, YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD IZ, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winner of the Meijer LPGA Classic was Playing Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – June 18, 2019 –Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give held at the Blythefield Country Club in Grand Rapids, MI was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD VR-5 X-Stiff Flex wood shaft in her Ping G400 9° Driver and a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-6 X-Stiff shaft in her Ping G400 #5 fairway metal wood. The champion shot a 64, 64, 69, 70 for a total of -21 under par for a wire-to-wire win and her 9 th career LPGA victory.

“Congratulations to the Meijer LPGA Classic Champion. Exciting to see her win playing Graphite Design shafts”, stated Wayne Ageno, President, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Brand new for the 2019 season and the latest edition to the Graphite Design Tour AD premium line of golf shafts, the Graphite Design Tour AD VR – designed to “ V anquish all R ivals ” is designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters. The new Tour AD VR wood shafts are dark blue with white and silver accents and are finished with a matte clear coat and are available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1, S and X flex, 60g SR, S and X flex, 70g S and X flex and 80g S and X flex.

The Tour AD VR, like the other premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials and it has a slightly higher balance point than the other current Tour AD wood shaft profiles. The Tour AD VR shaft also utilizes FTT – Fast Taper Technology, which incorporates a faster taper rate from the grip to the lower mid-section of the shaft, providing the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed.

The Tour AD VR shaft profile is firm to stiff starting at the handle, medium/firm in the center section and has a firm tip to promote a mid/high launch angle and low ball spin rates. The Tour AD VR also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

See a Graphite Design authorized Golf Club Fitting professional and come to the tee box ready with your new Tour AD VR wood shaft and “Vanquish all Rivals” from tee to green .

About Graphite Design:

Located in the city of Chichibu, Japan, Graphite Design has 30 years of experience of designing and manufacturing premium graphite composite golf shafts. Numerous Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “ Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “ Accuracy and Distance ”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 32 Global tournament victories in 2018 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 300 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour for the past sixteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, S. Africa, S. America, and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2019 Tour AD VR model of wood shafts, the new 2019 Tour AD IZ Hybrid shafts as well as the Graphite Design MAD, YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD IZ, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winners of the Wells Fargo Championship and LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship Both Played Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – May 7, 2019 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the Wells Fargo Championship was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD DI 105 X-Stiff flex hybrid shaft in his Titleist 818 H2 19° hybrid club. The new PGA champion won his first PGA Tour event by 3 strokes, shooting a 69, 63, 70, and 67 at the Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, NC.

On the LPGA Tour, the winner of the LPGA MEDIHEAL Championship held at the Lake Merced Golf Club in Daly City, CA was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD TP 5-Stiff flex shaft in her TaylorMade M5 Driver. The champion won her eighth career LPGA Tour event after making a birdie on the first playoff hole.

Congratulations to the 2019 Wells Fargo Champion. The winner has been playing Graphite Design golf shafts since his college days and we hope to see him again in the winner’s circle soon”, commented Erik Boysen, V.P. of Tour Promotions, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD TP wood shaft is available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex.

The Tour AD TP, like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

Designed around new tooling, the Tour AD TP utilizes a technology called Fast Taper Technology or “ FTT” . This technology incorporates a faster taper rate from the lower mid-section to the tip of the shaft than previous Tour AD wood shaft models. The Fast Taper Technology provides the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed through the swing.

The Tour AD TP shaft has a medium stiffness starting at the handle thru the mid-section of the shaft and a stiff tip profile to promote a mid/high launch condition and low spin. The new Tour AD TP also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

During independent robotic golf club testing, the new Tour AD TP-6 Stiff Flex shaft gained +3.5 yards in Carry Distance and +3.8 yards in Total Distance while maintaining tight dispersion rates vs. comparable Tour AD 65g wood shaft models.

Make a change in your Driver or Fairway metal wood today to the same shaft that the professionals use, the new “ Tour Proven” Tour AD TP model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts with FTT – Fast Taper Technology.

About Graphite Design:

Located in the city of Chichibu, Japan, Graphite Design has 30 years of experience of designing and manufacturing premium graphite composite golf shafts. Numerous Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “ Tour AD ” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “ Accuracy and Distance ”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 32 Global tournament victories in 2018 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 300 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour for the past sixteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, S. Africa, S. America, and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2019 Tour AD VR model of wood shafts, the new 2019 Tour AD IZ Hybrid shafts as well as the Graphite Design MAD, YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD IZ, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winner of the LPGA CP Women’s Open Event Played Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – August 29, 2018 Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the LPGA CP Women’s Open event held at the Wascana Country Club in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD VR-5 X-Stiff Flex wood shaft in her Ping G400 9° Driver and a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-6 X Stiff Flex wood shaft in her Ping G400 #5 Fairway metal wood.


“ Congratulations to the winner of the CP Women’s Open on her seventh career win. It was very impressive to see her average driving distance increase to 285 yards off the tee for the tournament after making the change to the new Graphite Design Tour AD VR wood shaft. The new Graphite Design Tour AD VR wood shafts are designed to offer players greater distance and more precise accuracy, and they will be available through our dealer network beginning Monday, September 17 th , 2018”, stated Bill McPherson, V.P. of Sales, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Brand new for the 2019 season, Graphite Design introduces the latest in the Tour AD premium line of golf shafts, the Graphite Design Tour AD VR – designed to “ Vanquish all Rivals ” . Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the new Tour AD VR wood shafts are dark blue with white and silver accents and are finished with a matte clear coat.

The Tour AD VR shafts will be available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1, S and X flex, 60g SR, S and X flex, 70g S and X flex and 80g S and X flex on September 17, 2018 at all of the Authorized Graphite Design dealers.

The Tour AD VR, like the other premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials and it has a slightly higher balance point than the other current Tour AD wood shaft profiles. The Tour AD VR shaft also utilizes FTT – Fast Taper Technology, which incorporates a faster taper rate from the grip to the lower mid-section of the shaft, providing the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed.

The Tour AD VR shaft profile is firm to stiff starting at the handle, medium/firm in the center section and has a firm tip to promote a mid/high launch angle and low ball spin rates. The Tour AD VR also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.
The Tour AD VR shaft profile is firm to stiff starting at the handle, medium/firm in the center section and has a firm tip to promote a mid/high launch angle and low ball spin rates. The Tour AD VR also utilizes TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

See a Graphite Design authorized Golf Club Fitting professional and come to the tee box ready with your new Tour AD VR wood shaft and “ Vanquish all Rivals” from tee to green.

About Graphite Design:

With 29 years of designing and manufacturing premium graphite golf shafts, Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional and amateur players worldwide. Revolutionary technology, design and sourcing the most advanced materials are trademarks in all Graphite Design shafts, making them the highest quality performance golf shafts on the market. Validating the company’s “Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “Accuracy and Distance”.

On Tour, Graphite Design golf shafts recorded 51 Global tournament victories in 2017 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 200 victories and millions of dollars in professional prize money since inception.  Graphite Design golf shafts continue to be the #1 golf shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour and has been for the past fifteen years.

About Pro’s Choice

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, South Africa, South America and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2018 Tour AD IZ and MAD – Maximum Accuracy and Distance wood shaft models as well as the YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winners of Both the PGA Tour RBC Heritage Event and the LPGA Lotte Championship Played Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – April 18, 2018 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winners of the PGA Tour RBC Heritage event and the LPGA Lotte Championship played Graphite Design Tour AD shafts in their clubs en route to their respective wins last weekend.

The champion of the PGA RBC Heritage event held at Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head, SC was playing a Graphite Design special Black/White edition of the Tour AD Quattro Tech 75-X flex wood shaft in both his PRGR RS Prototype Driver and his Taylormade M2 (2017) #3 metal wood. He also was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD Quattro Tech 75-X flex wood shaft in his PRGR iD Nabla #5 metal wood and a Graphite Design Tour AD HY105-TX (Tour X-Stiff) Flex Hybrid shaft in his PRGR iD Nabla RS Tour #3 Driving Iron.

The Champion of the LPGA Lotte Championship event held at the Ko Olina Golf Club in Kapolei, Oahu, HI was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-5 X-Stiff flex wood shaft in her Ping G400 Driver.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD TP wood shaft is available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex. The Tour AD TP, like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

Designed around new tooling, the Tour AD TP utilizes a brand new technology called “Fast Taper Technology” or FTT. This new technology incorporates a faster taper rate from the lower mid-section to the tip of the shaft than previous Tour AD wood shaft models. The new Fast Taper Technology provides the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed through the swing.

The Tour AD TP shaft has a medium stiffness starting at the handle thru the mid-section of the shaft and a stiff tip profile to promote a mid/high launch condition and low spin. The new Tour AD TP also utilizes the latest in graphite material from Toray Industries, Inc., TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ®technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

During independent robotic golf club testing, the new Tour AD TP-6 Stiff Flex shaft gained +3.5 yards in Carry Distance and +3.8 yards in Total Distance while maintaining tight dispersion rates vs. comparable Tour AD 65g wood shaft models.

Make a change in your Driver or Fairway metal wood today to the same shaft that the professionals use, the new “Tour Proven” Tour AD TP model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts with FTT – Fast Taper Technology.

About Graphite Design:
With 28 years of designing and manufacturing premium graphite golf shafts, Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “Accuracy and Distance”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 51 Global tournament victories in 2017 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 200 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour and has been for the past fifteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:
Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, South Africa, South America and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2018 Tour AD IZ and MAD – M aximum A ccuracy and D istance wood shaft models as well as the YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Winner of the First LPGA Major of the 2018 Season Played Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – April 4, 2018 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the first LPGA major of the 2018 season, the ANA Inspiration, held at the Mission Hills Country Club, Dinah Shore Tournament Course in Rancho Mirage, CA played a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-5 R1 (Regular) flex wood shaft in her Ping LE Driver, a Graphite Design Tour AD DI-6 Stiff flex wood shaft in her Ping G400 #3 fairway metal wood and a Graphite Design Tour AD HY 75 Stiff flex hybrid shaft in her Ping G #3 hybrid.

The champion won her first LPGA tour event during a sudden death playoff against two other LPGA players who also had Graphite Design shafts in their bags. One of the T2 finishers played a Graphite Design Tour AD MJ wood shaft in her XXIO Driver and the other T2 finisher played a Graphite Design Tour AD IZ wood shaft in her Taylormade M3 Driver.

“Congratulations to the first time LPGA winner of the ANA Championship! It was so fantastic watching the winner rely on Graphite Design shafts in her Driver, #3 fairway metal wood and hybrid for her first victory”, commented Erik Boysen, V.P. of Tour Promotions, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD TP wood shaft is available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex. The Tour AD TP, like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

Designed around new tooling, the Tour AD TP utilizes a brand new technology called “Fast Taper Technology” or FTT. This new technology incorporates a faster taper rate from the lower mid-section to the tip of the shaft than previous Tour AD wood shaft models. The new Fast Taper Technology provides the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed through the swing.

The Tour AD TP shaft has a medium stiffness starting at the handle thru the mid-section of the shaft and a stiff tip profile to promote a mid/high launch condition and low spin. The new Tour AD TP also utilizes the latest in graphite material from Toray Industries, Inc., TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ®technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

During independent robotic golf club testing, the new Tour AD TP-6 Stiff Flex shaft gained +3.5 yards in Carry Distance and +3.8 yards in Total Distance while maintaining tight dispersion rates vs. comparable Tour AD 65g wood shaft models.

Make a change in your Driver or Fairway metal wood today to the same shaft that the professionals use, the new “Tour Proven” Tour AD TP model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts with FTT – Fast Taper Technology.

About Graphite Design:

With 28 years of designing and manufacturing premium graphite golf shafts, Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “Accuracy and Distance”. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 51 Global tournament victories in 2017 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 200 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.  Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour and has been for the past fifteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:

Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the US, Canada, Mexico, Europe, UAE, South Africa, South America and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2018 Tour AD IZ and MAD – M aximum A ccuracy and D istance wood shaft models as well as the YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD TP, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI models of shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

For more information about Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts or Graphite Design shafts, please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com , or visit proschoicegolfshafts.com . For tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com .

Graphite Design Wins Italian Open with Tour AD TP

Carlsbad, CA – October 17, 2017 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the Italian Open held at Golf Club Milano in Parco Reale di Monza, Italy was playing a Graphite Design Tour AD TP-7 X-Stiff Flex shaft in his TaylorMade #3 fairway metal wood.

“Congratulations to the 2017 Italian Open winner on his second win week in as many weeks. Graphite Design shafts continue to show the performance and results players need while trying to capture victories in professional events around the world”, stated Erik Boysen, V.P. of Tour Promotions, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

This recent win brings the count to 8 global professional tour wins this season for a Graphite Design Tour AD TP shaft model and a total of 46 global professional tour wins for a Graphite Design brand model shaft.

The Graphite Design Tour AD TP shaft is manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters and is available in 40g R2, R1 and S flex, 50g R2, R1 and S flex, 60g SR, S, X and TX flex, 70g S, X and TX flex and 80g S and X flex.

The Tour AD TP, like all of the premium Tour AD wood shafts, utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials in order to deliver the best feeling and performing shaft available to golfers.

Designed around new tooling, the Tour AD TP utilizes a brand new technology called “Fast Taper Technology” or FTT. This new technology incorporates a faster taper rate from the lower mid-section to the tip of the shaft than previous Tour AD wood shaft models. The new Fast Taper Technology provides the overall feeling of greater club head control at impact and an increase in club head speed through the swing.

The new Tour AD TP shaft has a medium stiffness starting at the handle thru the mid-section of the shaft and a stiff tip profile to promote a mid/high launch condition and low spin. The new Tour AD TP also utilizes the latest in graphite material from Toray Industries, Inc., TORAYCA ® T1100G carbon-fiber pre-preg with NANOALLOY ® technology in the tip section of the shaft for additional shaft stability, exceptional feel and precise ball control.

Make a change in your Driver or Fairway metal wood today to the same shaft that the professionals use, the new “Tour Proven” Tour AD TP model of premium Graphite Design graphite golf shafts with FTT – Fast Taper Technology.

Learn more about all the popular Graphite Design premium golf shafts by visiting the Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts web site at  https://proschoicegolfshafts.com/

About Graphite Design:
With 27 years of designing and manufacturing premium graphite golf shafts, Graphite Design shafts can be seen in play by the best professional players on all tours worldwide. Validating the company’s “Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s Tour-proven shafts specifically promote “Accuracy and Distance“. On Tour, Graphite Design shafts recorded 44 Global tournament victories in 2016 and have helped numerous golf professionals earn well over 150 victories and multi-millions of dollars in prize money since inception.   Graphite Design continues to be the most dominant, #1 shaft brand on the Japanese JGTO Professional Tour and has been for the past fourteen years.

About Pro’s Choice:
Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts is the exclusive distributor of Graphite Design golf shafts in the United States, Canada, Europe, S. Africa, S. America and Australia. Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts distributes all of the current Graphite Design shafts including the new 2017 Tour AD TP wood shafts as well as the YS Nano Reloaded, Tour AD GP, Tour AD MJ, Tour AD MT, Tour AD BB, and Tour AD DI model shafts. The company is located in Carlsbad, California with a distribution warehouse located in San Diego.

To learn more about Graphite Design shafts and Pro’s Choice, please visit proschoicegolfshafts.com or Like us on Facebook at facebook.com/Graphite-Design-Golf-Shafts-163466990355904

For sales and media inquiries please contact Bill McPherson at 619-454-6283 or b.mcpherson@proschoicegolfshafts.com. For Pro Tour promotions inquiries, please contact Erik Boysen at 760-519-2362 or e.boysen@proschoicegolfshafts.com.