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Golf Pride Celebrates Open Championship Dominance
According to data compiled by the Darrel Survey, 81% of competitors’ trusted Golf Pride grips in last week’s Open Championship at Muirfield.
The statistics are very interesting, with results showing a staggering 126 of the 156-strong field that teed up used a Golf Pride grip.
This latest achievement from Golf Pride only strengthens the tight grip which the company hold over the major events. At this year’s Masters Tournament 82% of the field opted for their grips to enhance feel and performance, while 79% of golfers used the grips at the US Open.
Golf Pride is the no.1 grip on Tour for many golfers and over the years has enjoyed a remarkable success rate. The same statistics even show that 8 out of the 10 Masters and US Open winners used Golf Pride grips while 9 out of the last 10 winners of the Open Championship used the company’s popular grips.
Conor Dillon, Golf Pride’s Sales and Marketing Manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa, said: “We are delighted to announce that Golf Pride grips were the No. 1 choice for the vast majority of competitors at this year’s Open Championship at Muirfield. That continues a long-term trend that has seen Golf Pride dominate the grip count at the Majors for many years.”
He added: “Our grips also remain the No. 1 choice on all the major Tours and that is particularly gratifying because we do not pay players to use our products. Golf Pride invests extremely heavily in R&D and that translates into superior products, both in terms of quality and performance. That is why Tour players elect to use our products and it makes us very proud.”
We stock a wide range of Golf Pride grips to give you the number one feel and performance from every game, and they are available to view here.