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Nike Introduces Air Zoom Victory Tour PDF Print E-mail




Designed in partnership with Rory McIlroy, the new Nike Air Zoom Victory

Tour provides revolutionary comfort from the sockliner to the sleek leather


McIlroy met with designers on more than one occasion in the first half of

2018 to provide provide direction and input on the overall shape and feel,

toe-down look, cushion and color options. Once the product was finalized

and incorporated McIlroy’s feedback, he began the new shoe in competition

in January 2019.



The shoe features Nike React foam, a technology found in premium Nike

footwear, offers an extremely soft and smooth feel. A Nike Zoom Air unit

in the forefoot of the shoe adds additional cushioning when walking and

swinging. Underfoot, "All day comfort. Tee to green" is printed on the

plush sockliner.

In addition to Nike Flyweave material in the upper quarter, waterproof

premium leather adorns the shoe for a classic, sophisticated look. To

add to the overall comfort, gel-filled pods line the back heel area. The

Nike Air Zoom Victory Tour will first be available on March 1 in two color-

ways: white and black.


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Sun Mountain Introduces New Speed Cart PDF Print E-mail

Sun Mountain Speed Cart Keeps Getting Better


Missoula, Montana – Following the mantra, one who stops being better,

stops being good, Sun Mountain is rolling out the new and improved

Speed Cart GX. Improvements include: a redesigned handle allowing

for a larger mesh headcover tray; new, standard mesh basket; improved

upper and lower bag brackets that easily adjust to hold a variety of golf

bag shapes and sizes; and a built-in bracket to hold the accessory Speed

Cart seat. Speed Cart GX is available now with a suggested retail price

of $219.99. For the nearest Sun Mountain retailer call 800-227-9224 or


Since ushering in the golf push cart movement in 1999 with the introduction

of the Speed Cart, Sun Mountain has continually refined and improved its

carts. Current offerings include the three-wheeled Speed Cart GX and

Pathfinder 3, and the four-wheeled Pathfinder 4.

Previous years’ improvements that carried over for the Speed Cart GX

include bungee straps to more securely hold the golf bag, a mobile phone

slot in the storage tray, and an easily adjustable tracking system to keep

the cart rolling straight. Additional standard offerings on the Speed Cart

GX include an umbrella holder, scorecard holder, and padded storage tray.

The ever-growing collection of optional, add-on accessories includes coolers,

oversized cupholders, range finder holders, cigar holders, seats, and more,

to go along with cart covers and wheel covers.

For 30 years Sun Mountain has been a pioneer in the golf industry,

revolutionizing golf bags, golf outerwear and golf carts. Sun Mountain's

many innovations, including the first lightweight golf bag and modern stand

bag, have made it the top golf bag company in North America. Within golf

outerwear, Sun Mountain redefined golf-specific performance first with the

windshirt, then fleece, and again with its four-way stretch, waterproof, and

breathable rainwear. The Sun Mountain Speed Cart® golf push cart

transformed walking carts and created an entirely new category of golf

products. Sun Mountain's "Ahead of Time Design" motto drives the company

to continually design and refine golf equipment. For the Sun Mountain retailer

nearest you call 800-227-9224 or visit










Cleveland Introduces New Z Series Woods/Irons PDF Print E-mail




HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. — Aug. 27, 2018 — Srixon®, a global leader

in golf equipment and innovation, announces the launch of the new Z Series,

tour-proven woods and irons crafted for the best players in the world. Srixon’s

2018 Z Series officially launches in North America on September 14, 2018.

Z Series Woods

The new Z Series Woods present a revolution in woods performance, delivering

the most powerful suite of offerings from Srixon. The full line of Z Series Woods

feature advanced materials to help amplify your long game. “The new Z Series

Woods are pretty easy to explain: they’re long,” said Marketing Director Brian

Schielke. “Longer than our past woods, and longer than the competition. Our

stronger, faster titanium, combined with cup face construction is totally unique,

totally different from everything out there, and it really shows up both on a launch

monitor and on the course.”

The Z Series Drivers will boost your speed and distance off the tee with the

Ti51AF Cup Face. This cup face is the thinnest, lightest, strongest, and hottest

driver face Srixon has ever produced. “This driver’s faster. This driver’s longer.

This driver’s better,” said Keegan Bradley. “It’s really coming off hot and straight.

It’s very forgiving and the sweet spot is really big.” Featuring a lightweight carbon

crown, Z Series Woods shift the weight to the perimeter, offering more forgiveness

and less offline dispersion.

The Z 785 Driver promotes a low-spin, penetrating trajectory in a tour preferred

look and profile; meanwhile, the Z 585 Driver promotes higher, straighter drives

with additional forgiveness on off-center strikes. The same powerful technologies

that deliver more speed, distance and forgiveness are present in the Z F85 Fairway

Woods and Z H85 Hybrids. Key Innovations Inside Z Series Woods:

· Ti51AF Cup Face – Stronger, lighter and faster. The new Ti51AF Cup Face

produces exceptional ball speed for greater distance.

· Lightweight Carbon Crown – The lightweight carbon crown moves mass to

the perimeter for more forgiving and accurate drives.

· Quick Tune System – Effortlessly adjust swing weights in both drivers, while

the Z 785 Driver allows for additional adjustments to loft, lie and face angle with

the Quick Tune System.

· Premium Shafts – The Handcrafted Project X HZRDUS shaft is a top-performing

tour shaft and is the stock offering in the Z 785 Driver.

“A big key for me is accuracy,” said Graeme McDowell. “I love the bulge and roll

look to this head, and I really feel like I can hit a lot of fairways with it. It’s just a

beautiful looking driver that’s got a nice high launch and looks like the ball wants

to topple over and get max distance.”

The Z Series Woods officially launch in North America on September 14, 2018,

at a MAP of $499.99 for the Z 785 Driver, $399.99 for the Z 585 Driver, $249.99

for the Z F85 Fairway Woods and $229.99 for the Z H85 Hybrids.

Z Series Irons

Building upon the success of our previous generation, the new Z Series Irons

offer tour-validated designs with a soft forged feel. Cutting-edge technologies

that help enhance distance, workability and feel, the new Z Series Irons are

built to perform.

“The Z 785 and Z 585 Irons are yet another step forward for Srixon as we

continue to produce some of the highest-performing irons designed for better

players,” said Jeff Brunski, Vice President of Research and Development.

The Z 785 Irons feature a tour cavity, providing additional mass behind the

impact location for increased shot-shaping ability and versatility. The Z 585

Irons feature an added speed groove, which allows for more face-flex,

enhancing ball speed and distance.

Both irons offer an updated Tour V.T. Sole for smoother turf interaction and

more consistent ball striking, while the forged construction from the soft 1020

carbon steel provides a better feel through impact.

“The forged carbon steel Z 785 muscle-backs are the best feeling irons we’ve

ever made, featuring best-in-class turf interaction from the Tour V.T. Sole,

and enhanced control from deeper, sharper grooves,” said Brunski.

“Meanwhile, the Z 585s are similarly forged; though feature a high-strength

steel face for more ball speed – now with an added speed groove for even

more consistent distance control. Outstanding feel, control and distance from

two lines which can be seamlessly blended together into a mixed set.”

Building on the most recent success of the Z U65 Utility Iron, the new Z U85

Utility Iron features a hollow, forged construction for a high-launch trajectory,

soft feel, and unmatched distance. The utility irons offer an iron-like address

profile making them perfect to create the ideal combo set with the Z 785 or Z

585 Irons depending on player preference.

“We already know that Srixon has one of the best forged irons on the market,”

McDowell said. “The stats say that. Tour players choose it, even when they

don’t have to. It sits great behind the ball and has that nice, soft buttery feel

off the face.” Key Innovations Inside Z Series Irons:

· Forged Construction – Forged from soft 1020 carbon steel, Srixon’s

Z Series Irons offer a better feel and less vibration through impact.

· Tour V.T. Sole - Provides more consistent ball striking with smoother

turf interaction.

· Speed Groove – A new internal channel on the SUP10 face insert

within the Z 585 Irons allows for more face-flex, enhancing ball speed

and distance.

· Tour Cavity – Available solely in the Z 785 Irons, extra mass behind

your impact location allows for powerful shot shaping with increased


“When I’m putting the club behind the ball I have to be full of confidence

and this club looks unbelievable,” said Russell Knox. “The new Srixon Z 785

Iron is exactly how I want an iron to look. It’s very easy to hit, and I know I’m

going to hit a very good shot even before I hit it. The sweet spot’s massive.”

The Srixon Z Series Irons officially launch in North America on September 14,

2018, at a MAP of $999.99 for 7-piece steel ($1,199.99 for 7-piece graphite)

for the Z 585 and Z 785 Irons, while the U85 Utility Iron MAP at a price of


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