Winner of PGA Tour Champions KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship Played Graphite Design

CARLSBAD, CA – May 31, 2017 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the PGA Tour Champions KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship event held at Trump National Golf Club in Washington D.C., played the Graphite Design Tour AD DI6-X Stiff Flex wood shaft in his Driver winning his record breaking ninth PGA Tour Champions major title. This win resulted in him maintaining the #1 position on the Charles Schwab Cup money list for the 2017 season.

Additionally, the winner of the Gateway to the Open Mizuno Open held in Okayama, Japan was playing 2 of the Graphite Design Tour AD DI model shafts. The champion played a Tour AD DI7-X-Stiff flex wood shaft in his Driver and a Tour AD DI8-X-Stiff flex wood shaft in his #3 fairway metal-wood.

“A hearty congratulation’s goes out to the winner of the KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship this past weekend and his accomplishment of winning his ninth senior major title. He has relied on the Graphite Design Tour AD DI shaft model in his driver to provide the Accuracy and Distance necessary to win tournaments “, commented Bill McPherson, Vice President of Sales, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

The Tour AD DI model is the first Graphite Design shaft design that was integrated with Toray Company’s original NANOALLOY material technology in the tip section of the shaft. This material technology has now come to be known as “DI Technology”. This unique material technology promotes additionally shaft stability without the loss of feel and allows the player to create greater club head speed and thus greater ball speed while still providing exceptional feel and control.

The Tour AD DI also utilizes premium, aerospace quality 50t carbon-fiber materials to provide the best performing shaft available. The softer mid-section bend profile of the Tour AD DI allows the player to load the shaft properly, yet it maintains a firm enough tip section through IMPACT promoting a high launch and low spin ball flight condition. The result, the Tour AD DI delivers players to the next level in shaft performance and will create a “DEEP IMPACT” on your game!

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.

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