Winner of the LPGA Kia Classic Played Graphite Design

Carlsbad, CA – March 31, 2017 – Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc. announced today that the winner of the LPGA Kia Classic held in Carlsbad, CA at the Park Hyatt Aviara Resort played a Graphite Design Tour AD HY-75 Regular flex hybrid shaft in her TaylorMade M1 24° hybrid club, capturing her 3rd LPGA tournament win.

Additionally on the PGA Tour, the winner of the Puerto Rico Open was gaming a Graphite Design Tour AD wood shaft in his TaylorMade #3 metal wood and the runner up of the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play also utilized a Graphite Design Tour AD DI-8 X-Stiff flex wood shaft in his TaylorMade #5 metal wood.

“Great wins and performances for Tour AD this past weekend. Graphite Design shafts again show how important Accuracy and Distance is on tour”, stated Erik Boysen, Vice President of Tour Promotions, Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts, Inc.

Designed and manufactured at the Graphite Design Japan factory headquarters, the Tour AD HY hybrid shafts are available in four weights of 65g and 75g in R and S flex, 85g in R, S and X flex and 95g in S and X flex.

Designed with the Tour AD DI Hybrid profile in mind, the Tour AD HY hybrid is softer in the tip and mid-section and slightly stiffer in the butt section of the shaft, to promote a higher ball flight than the Tour AD DI Hybrid shafts.

Revolutionary technology, design and the most advanced materials are trademarks in all Graphite Design shafts, making them the highest quality premium golf shafts on the market today. Validating the company’s “Tour AD” logo, all of Graphite Design’s PGA Tour-proven shafts are specifically designed to promote a gain in Accuracy and Distance.

Learn more about all of the popular Graphite Design premium golf shafts by visiting the Pro’s Choice Golf Shafts web site at

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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