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Ernie Els signs with Ecco Golf
Ecco Golf has signed four-time major champion Ernie Els, it has been announced.
Els will wear hybrid golf shoes and have the Ecco logo on his headwear to promote the brand.
Speaking about the deal, Els said: “ECCO has clearly struck on the winning formula. They make shoes that look great, are incredibly comfortable, can be worn almost anywhere and offer the kind of stability a guy like me really needs on the course.”
The multi-year deal Els and Ecco have made means that he will be seen around the world wearing the current Ecco Golf collection, including the Street , the BIOM Hybrid and Tour Hybrid golf shoe models.
“Ernie’s style, iconic swing and incredibly gracious personality make him one of the game’s truly unique figures,” Jesper Thuen, Global Sponsorship, PR & Event Manager of ECCO Golf stated. “He’s been a big fan and supporter of ECCO since the dawn of the hybrid golf shoe revolution, and will now be a very high-profile ambassador for years to come.”
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