UST Mamiya RECOIL® PROTOTYPE Drives to Victory at The Safeway Open
UST Mamiya is proud to report the winner of the first event of the new PGA Tour season was playing the Recoil® 125F5 Prototype shaft. Using the Recoil shaft, he birdied the last 2 holes in regulation then birdied all 3 holes during the playoff to secure his first PGA Tour win. UST Mamiya also launched The ATTAS® shaft this week on tour and received very positive player feedback-a few driver shafts were immediately put into play.
“UST Mamiya wants to congratulate the winner of The Safeway Open,” said Robb Schikner, COO. “Our RECOIL franchise is the #1 selling graphite iron shaft in the market. We continue to see a rising trend with players on tour using more graphite shafts in their longer irons. RECOIL Technology is a perfect complement for driving/low-lofted irons. With an assortment of weights and different profiles, we can fit a majority of the tour playersto get the desired trajectory and feel they are looking for.”
Recoil Prototype Shafts are constructed using the latest design and materials technology providing multiple weight and launch profiles designed to achieve maximum control and distance for all golfers.
• Recoil Technology provides greater consistency, distance and trajectory control
- Recoil Technology provides optimal spring effect in the shaft thereby maximizing energy transfer
to the ball for increased velocity and greater distance.
• Efficient Energy Transfer
- Recoil’s innovative shaft design technology achieves maximum stability for precise shot to shot consistency and optimum ball flight
- 67% more efficient than steel
• Composite construction
- Higher damping rate = better feel
- Less stress on joints in the hands, wrists and elbows
The company produces a variety of shaft models, including the renowned Recoil (The #1 Graphite Iron Shaft in the Market), Elements, PROFORCE and ATTAS lines, which have received significant usage on major professional tours world-wide. Paralleling its achievements at the professional level, the company’s shafts have remained the topselling aftermarket option in the United States the past 10+ years.
About UST Mamiya
UST Mamiya was established in 1991 producing golf shafts for recreational and competitive golfers worldwide. UST Mamiya shafts can be purchased through authorized TSPX™ dealers, club fitters, and major retailers such as The GolfWorks, Hireko Golf and PGA Tour Superstore. Distributed in 30-plus countries, UST Mamiya provides shafts to consumers, retailers, club-fitters and original equipment manufacturers including Bridgestone, Callaway, Cleveland/Srixon, Cobra, Mizuno, PING, TaylorMade, Titleist, Wilson and more.
Our UST Composites division is responsible for a variety of composite products used across multiple industries, including arrows, archery bow stabilizers, curling broom handles, percussion mallets, industrial rollers, and other composite products. Our UST ESSX division specializes in the design and manufacture of vaulting poles under the USTESSX Brand. In 2016, a UST ESSX RECOIL vaulting pole was used to win a Bronze medal at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.