LA GOLF ANNOUNCES A PARTNERSHIP WITH GOLF ICNE MICHELLE WIE WEST |
LOS ANGELES, Jan.4, 2022 / PRNewswire / – LA Golf announced today that Michelle Wie West, golf icon and 2014 US Open Women’s Champion, is LA Golf’s newest partner. Wie West joins LA Golf as an Investor, Board Member and Brand Ambassador.
Wie West joins 2020 US Open champion Bryson DeChambeau and major champion Dustin Johnson on the board.
For Wie West, the switch to LA Golf shafts was a given. âLA Golf created a stiffer but lighter design structure,â said Michelle Wie West. “From the moment I rocked it I could feel the difference in my playing, their design allows me to swing harder, more effortlessly while protecting my body.”
âMichelle is one of the greatest players of all time,â said CEO Reed Dickens, âand after 20 years as a professional she’s also one of the most influential voices in the game, so we are. delighted to have her as a partner player. “
Wie West has had a remarkable career, being the youngest player to qualify for a USGA Amateur Championship at age 10, turning pro just days before her 16th birthday and being the only player to win twice. on the LPGA Tour while attending Stanford University full-time. . Wie West had three more victories after graduating, including her first major victory at the 2014 US Women’s Open.
Most recently, Wie West used his platform to be an agent of change with the aim of developing and advancing women’s football by launching the #HoodieForGolf campaign. Wie West has designed tie-dye hoodies in conjunction with the LPGA to raise awareness and help develop the game. The #HoodieForGolf proceeds benefit the Renee Powell Fund and the Clearview Legacy Foundation.
âSince my first conversation with Reed, I have been inspired by her larger vision and excited about LA Golf’s commitment to women’s football,â said Wie West.
Michelle Wie West is represented by Excel Sports.
For more information and to learn more about LA Golf, please visit LAGolf.Co and follow us @LAGolf.
About LA Golf:
LA Golf partners with the world’s greatest players to deliver a Tour-level experience to every golfer. LA Golf shafts are small bundles, performance driven and technologically advanced, inspired by ideas directly from our player partners.
LA Golf was founded by Reed Dickens, who was the founding CEO of Marucci Sports, who also partnered with the game’s greatest players to dethrone former incumbents Louisville Slugger and Easton.
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