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LAMKIN UTX WINS IN DENMARK

Congratulations to the winner of the 2015 Made in Denmark European Tour event. Equipped with Lamkin UTx Red grips on all his clubs, the champion shot 13 under on his way to a two shot victory. This fourth career win on the European Tour gave the English winner his first title of the season, propelling him up the Race to Dubai rankings and giving him a great chance of appearing at the season ending DP World Tour Championship.

LAMKIN UTX WINS IN DENMARK

Made with Lamkin’s proprietary Tri-Layer Technology, the UTx grips comprise three functional layers that deliver unparalleled  comfort and control in all conditions. A soft base of Lamkin ACE 3GEN material combined with a mid layer fabric weave and a top layer of firmer ACE 3GEN gives the stability and traction of a high performance grip required by Tour professionals along with superior levels of comfort.

Model of Consistency to Secure First Tour Win

Congratulations to the winner of the FedEx St. Jude Classic, who secured his first career PGA TOUR victory at this weekend’s event. He was a model of consistency throughout the tournament. A co-leader at 9-under, 23 players were within four strokes to begin the final round of the tournament. By No. 11, the winner sat alone atop the leaderboard and maintained that position for the rest of the afternoon.

Model of Consistency to Secure First Tour Win

Using Lamkin’s best-selling Crossline Full-Cord golf grips, the champion fired a 66-68-67-66 for the tournament. Preferred by Tour players for more than 15 years, the Crossline grip offers exceptional traction in all playing conditions. A cord fabric enhances the torsion control and durability of the proprietary rubber compound featured in Crossline grips and provides golfers with exceptional grip control and confidence. Learn more about the unique feel that has made Crossline Full-Cord grips a favorite among top Tour professionals. 

Arnold Palmer’s Grandson Qualifies for U.S. Open with Caddie’s Irons

Tour Pros have the luxury of a tour van and some of the very best club builders in the world at their disposal.  When it comes to the U.S. Open qualifier though, such is not the case.  Most golfers must stick to what’s in their bag; unless of course, your caddie has your previous set of irons.

Fortunately, the Caddie had the Tour Pro’s hand-me-down irons on hand at the event.  The equipment change should come as no surprise as the Tour Pro is Grandson of Arnold Palmer (Mr. Palmer is a self-admitted equipment tinkerer).  Mr. Palmer has been a friend of the Lamkin family and a brand ambassador for many years.  His Grandson uses Lamkin’s UTx golf grips and shot 66-66-132 to earn himself a trip to the U.S. Open at Chambers Bay. 

Arnold Palmer’s Grandson Qualifies for U.S. Open with Caddie’s Irons

Miguel being Miguel: Ties Record, wins a Bunch of Beer, and Dances

Some things are meant to be enjoyed together.  A sunny day spent on the golf course, peanut butter and jelly or iced tea and lemonade…you get the gist.  For Miguel, he seems to have transitioned from his traditional cigar and good wine, to hitting a hole-in-one then showing off his suave dance moves.  Earlier this year, we saw him cha-cha after dunking his shot on the 173 yard par 3, 15th at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Championship.  His most recent hole-in-one, however, is especially fitting for a golfer who is undoubtedly the Most Interesting Man in golf.

Much like The Mechanic’s warm-up routine, we have become familiar with Miguel chasing records at the Open de Espana.  In 2014, he extended his own record of being the oldest to win in European Tour history.  He also broke the record previously held by Arnold Palmer (another Lamkin wrap grip player) by being the oldest to win the Open de Espana. 

Miguel being Miguel: Ties Record, wins a Bunch of Beer, and Dances

In 2014 Miguel rewrote history on home soil at this tournament.  Fast forward one year,  he is back and in true form.  Miguel dropped in a lovely par-three ace at No. 8 at the Open de Espana.  He celebrated with the traditional sheathing of his club, followed by a non-traditional moonwalk across the tee box.  The ace marks Miguel’s ninth hole-in-one on the European Tour, tying the record for most all-time on the tour.

Whether it’s the 100 bottles of wine he won by holing out in Portugal a few years back, or the 288 bottles of beer this ace gets him.  Miguel will only be truly satisfied if he can defend his title and WIN this tournament back-to-back.  If he continues to hit shots like his most recent ace, we are sure to see more dancing, records broken and him bringing home another victory.  You know, more Miguel being Miguel.

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JUSTIN ROSE RECORD-SETTING WIN WITH LAMKIN GRIPS

Fresh off a Masters performance that would have won the green jacket in all but three of the last 20 tournaments, Justin Rose channeled his new confidence into a record-breaking victory at the 2015 Zurich Classic in New Orleans. Equipped with Lamkin’s R.E.L. ACE golf grips and Deep-Etched putter grip, Rose set the new tournament record at 22-under, secured his 7th win on the PGA Tour, and has now won a PGA Tour tournament in six straight seasons, the second-longest streak on tour.

JUSTIN ROSE RECORD-SETTING WIN WITH LAMKIN GRIPS

The new world No.6 embodied consistent performance amid wet and windy conditions with his custom R.E.L. ACE grips and Deep-Etched putter grip. Armed with Lamkin golf grips, Justin had the confidence to play aggressively on his last two holes. He finished the tournament with a bogey-free weekend and back-to-back birdies to secure the exciting win. The victory gives Justin great confidence going into the heart of the golf season. 

Justin Rose plays a custom R.E.L. ACE grip with a distinctive red cap and a reduced taper shape that’s slightly larger in the lower hand.  The super-tacky ACE material and the surface texture of the R.E.L. grip promote an ideal light grip pressure to maximize shot distance and consistency.  For his putter, Justin uses Lamkin’s Deep-Etched grip. The horizontally etched pattern is unique, but the traditional shape has been a favorite on Tour for years and provides exceptional feel.  

To get your hands on Justin’s grips, visit Lamkin’s exclusive Tour Van

Masters Style Preview: Golf Grip Edition

Is there anything more stylish than a Green Jacket? If it’s April in Augusta, and you’re playing on golf’s biggest stage, the answer is absolutely not. The best-looking golfer will be the one wearing a green jacket on April 12th.

What does that have to do with golf grips?

While style is certainly important to most top PGA Professionals, they are far more focused on what is in their hands. Professional golfers are extraordinarily in touch (pun intended) with the feel of their equipment. Since grips are the only part of the clubs they actually touch, you can bet they begin every round with the perfect set of golf grips. Here’s a look at what some of the top competitors will have in their hands.

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Masters Style Preview: Golf Grip Edition

Lamkin Wins at Shell Houston Open

Congratulations to the winner of the Shell Houston Open, who secured his victory by outlasting two others in a three-man playoff.

The winner was six shots back of the leader to begin the day. Armed with Lamkin’s Crossline Tour Full-Cord golf grips, he came out firing. Five birdies in a row and a total of nine birdies through 12, the performance tied the tournament course record for the front nine at 29.

Lamkin Wins at Shell Houston Open

Two others also finished at 16-under, which led to a three-man playoff. It took two trips to No. 18 for the winner to finally emerge. The rally was the biggest on the PGA Tour since last April and gives the winner momentum going into the year’s first major. 

Craziest Birdie in Golf History

Imagine this; you step up to the tee box on 17 facing a 347 yard par-4. You decide to choke up on the driver and try to hit it straight. You strike perfectly. So perfect in fact, that the shot lands and rolls right into the hole. Theoretically, you’ve just hit a 347-yard hole-in-one. In reality, it is actually a birdie since your first shot went out of bounds.

Although the story may sound like fantasy, it was reality for the Australian PGA Tour Pro playing the Valero Texas Open. Fortunately onlookers can vouch for what is being deemed the ‘craziest birdie in golf history’.  Armed with Lamkin’s Crossline golf grip, he solidified his place in golf history with the unbelievable shot. A mulligan is the only thing that stood between Tour Pro and becoming the second to record an albatross on a par 4. He still is the first to hit a shot of this caliber, and his first round performance has him one stroke behind the leader. 

Craziest Birdie in Golf History

Brandt Snedeker WINS with Lamkin Grips

Congratulations to Lamkin brand ambassador Brandt Snedeker on his impressive victory at the PGA Tour’s AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.

The seven-time PGA Tour winner has relied on Lamkin grips throughout his professional career and is currently playing with the Crossline ACE. The super tacky and highly responsive grip provides golfers with a distinctive high-traction feel and superior torsion control. Crossline ACE grips are ideally suited for use in any weather, including humid and wet conditions.

Brandt Snedeker WINS with Lamkin Grips

Players hoping to get their hands on the same grips played by Brandt can purchase them directly from Lamkin Grips in their exclusive online Tour Van shop.

Snedeker’s win propels him to No.31 on the Official World Golf Ranking, qualifying him for the upcoming Masters tournament and making him a two-time champion of the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am.

 

Jimenez Wins with Lamkin Grips

Congratulations to Lamkin brand ambassador Miguel Angel Jiménez on his thrilling victory at the 2015 Mitsubishi Electric Championship. This win signifies the 51 year old Spaniard’s first win since becoming a Lamkin brand ambassador and the first win on any Tour for Lamkin’s new Wrap-Tech grip.

Jiménez closed out his second victory in three starts on the Champions Tour with six bridies in the last nine holes, carding a closing round 66 to edge out Mark O’Meara by a shot. 

Jimenez Wins with Lamkin Grips

This was only the second tournament that Jiménez had put the Lamkin Wrap-Tech grips into play and they are clearly becoming a firm favorite. Fueled by the exclusive Double Helix surface texture, the new Wrap-Tech delivers the perfect balance of comfort, control and feel.  Made with patented ACE material, Wrap-Tech™ is extraordinarily tacky and shock absorbing, making it perfect for all climates and conditions. 

Miguel Switches to New Lamkin Wrap-Tech Grips, Records a Hole-In-One

Lamkin’s new Wrap-Tech golf grip was in play on Tour a mere 15 holes before recording its first hole-in-one.  Miguel Ángel Jiménez had used a very traditional Lamkin wrap-style grip for more than a decade.  This week, however, he decided he would give the brand new Wrap-Tech golf grips a shot.  Shortly after, Miguel recorded an ACE on the 173 yard 15th hole during the first round of the 2015 Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.  

Miguel Switches to New Lamkin Wrap-Tech Grips, Records a Hole-In-One

Lamkin Tour Win in Thailand

Congratulations to the winner of the Asian Tour Thailand Golf Championship on his victory this weekend.

Using Lamkin’s Crossline Full-Cord grips on his woods, the winner of the tournament pulled back a two shot deficit to secure the title with a final round 67 for his 42nd career title. This victory, his 14th on Asian soil, came amongst a strong field who pushed the former world No.1 all the way to the wire. Having played some great golf to secure the title, the winner will look to push on for more wins in 2015.

The Lamkin Crossline grip has been Lamkin’s best-selling grip for more than a decade.

Lamkin Tour Win in Thailand

Crossline features a distinctive, densely spaced pattern that promotes light grip tension and provides superior lateral traction. Lamkin’s proprietary rubber compound adds tackiness and durability, while the grip’s firmness delivers excellent torsion control. The Full-Cord version of Crossline offers unmatched traction in all weathers and is a firm favourite of many Tour professionals.

Tour Victory for Lamkin Grips

Congratulations to the winner of the PGA TOUR 2014 OHL Classic on his victory this weekend in Mexico. 

Using Lamkin’s UTx RIBBED grips, the winner of the tournament pulled back a three shot deficit to secure the title with a final round 66. There were a few scares along the way including his drive on the 18th resting against the base of a tree. With a left hand recovery putting the ball back in play the winner held his nerve with a safe sand wedge and two puts to wrap up the win.

Tour Victory for Lamkin Grips

The UTx grip from Lamkin, as used by the winner, features the company’s unique Tri-Layer technology. A softer foundation layer and a firmer, tacky outer layer of ACE material are combined with a moisture-wicking cord weave to deliver an incredibly secure, high-traction connection to the club.

2014 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year: What's in His Hands?

Congratulations to the PGA Tour Rookie of the Year 2014. He burst on to the scene with his win at the Puerto Rico Open, firing four rounds in the 60s. This win was in only his 13th PGA Tour start. Playing in 29 events and along with his one win, he had four top 10s and eight top 25s. He was the only rookie to advance to the BMW Championship, the third of four legs of the FedEx Cup Playoffs. Using Lamkin’s Crossline with ribbed core he finished the season strong, T9 at the Deutsche Bank Championship and T12 at the BMW Championship. 

2014 PGA Tour Rookie of the Year: What's in His Hands?

He finished the season 49th in the FedExCup standings, ahead of all other rookies this season. Congratulations on a great season and a deserving PGA Tour Rookie of the Year award! 

Ryder Cup 2014

For the first time since 1973, and for only the second time in the history of The Ryder Cup, Scotland plays host to the greatest tournament in match-play golf. The world’s best golfers are set and golf fans around the world are eagerly anticipating every nail-biting moment. Here at Lamkin, we share the same enthusiasm and have a deep respect for Ryder Cup tradition.

 

For decades, Lamkin provided some of the best Ryder Cup competitors with their grips and this year is no exception. Representing both the U.S. and Europe team, Lamkin is the grip of choice for Keegan Bradley and Justin Rose. We are often asked ‘what type of grips do Tour players use?’ so we thought this would be a good opportunity to take a closer look…

 

Team USA

 

The 2011 PGA Tour rookie of the year, Keegan Bradley, is the first Captain’s pick for Team USA. He was paired with Phil in his debut, winning three matches. When he arrives at Gleneagles, he will face a tough course, harder competition, and unpredictable weather throughout the tournament. His golf grip, Lamkin’s Crossline ACE 3GEN Full-Cord individually weighed to ensure exact gram specs within his specified tolerance, will ensure a confident grip no matter the opponent or conditions.

 

Ryder Cup 2014

 

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Team Europe

 

World Ranked number 5, Justin Rose makes his third appearance for Team Europe at The Ryder Cup. With a 6-3 record, and coming off a good season, he is sure to be a key component for Europe. The courses are challenging, due to uneven fairways, thick rough and small-deep-bunkers. Precision is a must. Trajectory and distance control are key to successful rounds. Justin will be armed with Lamkin’s R.E.L. ACE 3GEN with a reduced taper that makes the grip larger under the bottom hand. At Justin’s request, the grip also features a unique blue cap. His confidence in his golf grip will allow him to execute the shots necessary for success at Gleneagles…regardless of weather conditions.

If you want the same FEEL on your clubs that Justin has on his own, you can order them exclusively at shop.LamkinGrips.com

 

 

Lamkin Takes First and Second at Russian Open

Congratulations to the winner of the 2014 Russian Open on his exciting European Tour win. Equipped with Lamkin UTx grips on all of his clubs, the winner produced an incredible final round finish, edging out a fellow Lamkin user in the play-off.

With the play-off a replay of the 18th, the eventual winner held his nerve to secure his third win on the European Tour, capping a great week for Lamkin and the players who choose to put its grips in to play.

Lamkin Takes First and Second at Russian Open

The UTx from Lamkin, as used by the winner, features the company’s unique tri layer technology. Two layers of different firmness ACE 3GEN material and a moisture wicking fabric weave combine to deliver an incredibly secure, tacky connection to the club that provides superior traction in all weathers. The Perma-Wrap ACE 3GEN grip, as used by the runner up is a simulated leather wrap design with a minimal surface pattern. With vibration dampening properties and a super-tacky finish the Perma-Wrap ACE 3GEN provides a secure connection to the club with a light pressure grip.

Another Win for Justin Rose and Lamkin Grips

Congratulations to Justin Rose on his win at the Scottish Open.  With REL ACE grips on all his swinging clubs and a new Deep Etched Paddle grip on his putter, long-time Lamkin Grips user Rose produced a flawless final round. After birdieing four of the first six holes Rose never looked like being caught and ultimately posted a 65 to come in at -16 for the tournament.

With his second victory in two weeks, Rose is breaking new ground and hopes to make it three in a row as he heads to Hoylake for the Open Championship. At a career high third in the Official World Golf Rankings, Rose is reaching top form at the right time and Lamkin is delighted to have been able to play a part in that journey.

Another Win for Justin Rose and Lamkin Grips

The REL ACE grip, used by Rose throughout the year, is made with the patented ACE 3GEN synthetic rubber material. In addition to unmatched shock absorption, the compound is incredibly tacky and comfortable. The super-tacky material, combined with a medium-traction surface pattern, promotes the ideal light grip pressure needed to maximize shot distance and consistency.

The new putter grip used by Justin Rose, the Deep-Etched Paddle, has been a favorite on the PGA Tour for more than a decade. Made with a long-lasting rubber compound and featuring a unique deep horizontally etched pattern, the smaller shape of the grip provides players with tremendous feel and enhanced feedback.

Justin Rose Wins with Lamkin Grips

Congratulations to longtime Lamkin Grips user, Jutin Rose, on his exciting victory this weekend at the Quicken Loans National at Congressional. Rose sealed the win on the first playoff hole after a dramatic final round.  Using REL ACE grips and recently switching to the Deep-Etched Paddle putter grip, the 2013 US Open winner looked in excellent form and well prepared for the upcoming British Open.

Justin Rose Wins with Lamkin Grips

“To do it and get it done making key putts, that’s huge for my psyche going into a major championship,” said Rose of his performance. 

Justin Rose recently switched to the Deep Etched Paddle putter grip, which features a smaller shape to provide golfers with maximum feedback and distance control. 

 

 

Most Interesting Man in Golf Wins Again with Lamkin Grips

Congratulations (again!) to the winner of the 2014 Open de Espana.  After maintaining his solid play in a three man playoff, the perennial crowd-favorite finally won his country's premier tournament after 27 tries! The winner has enjoyed a recent run of exciting victories using Lamkin's classic Perma-Wrap grips.  

Most Interesting Man in Golf Wins Again with Lamkin Grips

The Perma-Wrap is a smooth, simulated wrap style grip ideal for players looking for a more comfortable grip feel.  It's also a great choice for golfers who prefer playing without a glove. The updated Perma-Wrap ACE 3GEN is made with a patented synthetic rubber material that is extremely tacky and shock absorbant.  The tacky feel of Perma-Wrap promotes the ideal, light-pressure grip needed to maximize swing speed and shot distance. 

Lamkin WIN at the 2014 Wells Fargo Championship

Another big win for Lamkin Grips at the 2014 Wells Fargo Championship in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Equipped with Lamkin's Tour Black Full-Cord grips, the winner maintained his lead throughout the final round and sunk a short put on 18 to secure the victory.   

Lamkin WIN at the 2014 Wells Fargo Championship

Lamkin's Full-Cord grips are a favorite among top Tour players because of the unique blend of a tacky, slighly softer rubber material and a proprietary cord buffing process. The result is a comfortable feeling grip that provides exceptional traction in all weather conditions. 

Lamkin Grips Scores Impressive Victory on the Champions Tour

Congratulations to the winner of the Greater Gwinnett Championship this weekend.  Using Lamkin's Perma-Wrap golf grips, the crowd-favorite secured a win in his very first Champions Tour appearance, and became just the third player to lead from first round to the final round of the tournament. 

Lamkin Grips Scores Impressive Victory on the Champions Tour

The Perma-Wrap grip is a traditional, simulated wrap style grip that features a minimal surface pattern and a unique finishing process to optimize grip tackiness.  A favorite among golfers for more than 20 years, the Perma-Wrap features a classic design that offers tremendous comfort and gripping confidence. 

 

European Tour Win for Lamkin Grips

Congratulations to this weekend's winner of the Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumper. Finishing the tournament at 18 under par, the champion has now won 13 times on Asian soil and used the Tour-favorite Crossline grip for each of those victories. 

European Tour Win for Lamkin Grips

A best-seller for more than 15 years, the exclusive design of the Crossline grip is one of the most recognizable  patterns in golf.  Trusted by dozens of top Tour players, teaching professionals and millions of golfers around the world, Crossline delivers unequaled durability, exceptional surface traction and maximum torsion control. 

75-Putt, with Lamkin Crossline Grip, Win HSBC Championship

Congratulations to the winner of the 2014 HSBC Championship in Singapore.  Armed with a Crossline Paddle putter grip, the LPGA Tour favorite sunk an unbelievable 75-putt to score an eagle on the second playoff hole.  Great shots begin with a great grip!

Click on the following video to watch the most amazing shot of the season... 

75-Putt, with Lamkin Crossline Grip, Win HSBC Championship

Justin Rose Partners with Lamkin Grips

Justin Rose joined the impressive Lamkin Grips endorsement team earlier this year. The company has enjoyed a long relationship with Justin beginning more than 15 years ago when he and his father visited Lamkin’s U.K. offices for custom grip fitting.

Justin Rose Partners with Lamkin Grips

Ending a 43-year English drought at the U.S. Open Championship, Justin’s historic win at Merion was the highlight of a sublime 2013 season that included seven Top 10 finishes. He has won five PGA Tour events, secured over 50 Top 10 finishes and is currently ranked 5th in the Official World Golf Ranking. In addition to generously supporting numerous charitable causes, Justin and his wife established The Kate and Justin Rose Foundation in 2012 to improve the lives of children in their community.

Justin is currently using the R.E.L. ACE 3GEN grips, but continues to try a variety of new grips providing valuable player testing and product development feedback. The proprietary ACE 3GEN material provides unmatched shock absorption without dulling critical shot feedback. The other benefit of the material is its extreme surface tack, which is accentuated by the minimal surface texture on the R.E.L. grips. Lamkin proudly offers the R.E.L. ACE 3GEN in the industry’s widest assortment of grip sizes and colors.

Lamkin is also represented by golf legend Arnold Palmer, arguably the greatest golfer and golf ambassador in the history of the game, who has been using Lamkin grips for more than 60 years. Tour Report

Brandt Snedeker Signs with Lamkin Grips

Brandt Snedeker just announced his formal partnership with Lamkin Grips. The agreement formalizes the company’s long relationship with the 2012 FedEx Cup winner, who has trusted his game to Lamkin grips throughout his professional golf career.

Brandt Snedeker Signs with Lamkin Grips

Brandt Snedeker has won six PGA TOUR events, including his outstanding win of the 2012 Tour Championship and FedEx Cup. He has amassed over 40 Top 10 finishes on the Tour and is currently ranked 17th in the Official World Golf Ranking. Off the course, Brandt and his wife Mandy established the Brandt and Mandy Snedeker Foundation in 2012 to fund valuable scholarship and youth enrichment programs in their home state of Tennessee.

In addition to continuing to use Lamkin golf grips, Brandt will be prominently featured in a number of Lamkin’s upcoming advertising, promotional and social media campaigns. He will also provide ongoing product development and player testing feedback. Brandt’s current grip of choice is the best-selling Crossline ACE 3GEN, a favorite among top Tour players for nearly 15 years.

Lamkin Grips is also represented by Arnold Palmer, arguably the greatest golfer and golf ambassador in the history of the game. Mr. Palmer has been using Lamkin grips on his equipment for more than 60 years, becoming an official spokesman for the company in 1997. Tour Report

Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele Become Lamkin Grips Brand Ambassadors

Lamkin Grips just announced the addition of PGA TOUR players Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele to their star-studded endorsement team. The new partnership formalizes the company’s long relationship with both players, who have used Lamkin’s best-selling Crossline grips throughout their professional golf careers.

Keegan Bradley has won three PGA TOUR events, including his dramatic win at the 2011 PGA Championship during his breakthrough Rookie-of-the-Year season. He is currently ranked 16th in the Official World Golf Ranking.

Keegan Bradley and Brendan Steele Become Lamkin Grips Brand Ambassadors

Also joining the Tour in 2011, Brendan Steele secured a PGA TOUR victory at the 2011 Valero Texas Open and has since amassed over 20 Top 25 finishes.

In addition to continuing to play Lamkin golf grips, Keegan and Brendan will provide Lamkin Grips with ongoing product development and player testing feedback. Their most current grip of choice is the Crossline ACE 3GEN, made with the patented Advanced Cohesive Elastomer compound. Lamkin’s proprietary ACE material, combined with the distinctive Crossline surface pattern, provides golfers with an exceptionally secure grip connection in all weather conditions.

Lamkin is also represented by Arnold Palmer, arguably the greatest golfer and golf ambassador in the history of the game. Mr. Palmer has been using Lamkin grips on his equipment for more than 60 years, becoming an official spokesman for the company in 1997.

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Lamkin Victory at the 2013 RBC Canadian Open

Scoring back-to-back PGA TOUR wins, Lamkin Grips are helping Tour players score an impressive winning streak in July.   Equipped with Tour Black Full-Cord grips, the winner of the Canadian Open dramatically carded four birdies on the final day s and posted a 2 under par 70 that left him with the dramatic championship.  He started the day in the lead following a flawless 63 on Saturday.   The winning grip, Lamkin\'s Tour Black Full-Cord, features a soft rubber compound and a unique cord buffing process that offers a much less abrasive feel than traditional cord grips.  While the feel of the grip is remarkably soft, the  Tour Black  manages to deliver the traction and full cord functionality demanded by top Tour players. The week prior, at the Sanderson Farms Championship, the PGA TOUR winner used Lamkin\'s Perma-Wrap 3GEN grips to pick up his first victory since 2007.  The crowd favorite, and PGA TOUR veteran, outlasted his opponents in just one playoff hole at the Madison, Mississippi event.   His distinctive white wrap-style grips provided a secure, confident connection through an onslaught of humid conditions throughout the tournament.   Featuring Lamkin\'s patented 3GEN technology, the Perma-Wrap grips provide players with a softer, tacker feel and unmatched vibration dampening.

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Victory for Lamkin Grips at the 2013 U.S. Open

Congratulations to the winner of the 2013 U.S. Open Championship on his fantastic victory this weekend. In securing victory at Merion Golf Club, the winner became the first English man to hold the U.S. Open  title for 43 years.

Starting the final day of the competition 2 shots behind, the winner made the most of the secure connection provided by his Lamkin Performance Plus 3GEN  grips to bag his first major. Repeating the steady golf that had been the trademark of his previous 3 rounds the winner stayed in control with a final round 70. The consistency that he showed across the week was beyond virtually every other player as was evident in his final score of 1 over and the huge spread of numbers across the field. Lamkin’s Performance Plus 3GEN  was created with a reduced taper to rein in a golfer’s overactive lower hand for straighter, more controlled shots. The larger outside dimension in the lower section of the grip serves to help players hold off shots while still allowing the full release needed to shape the ball flight. The  3GEN all synthetic rubber  compound adds the benefits of increased tackiness, greater UV resistance and improved vibration dampening. The medium firm, medium density pattern feels soft yet provides excellent lateral friction promoting a light touch and reduced hand tension through the swing.    

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Lamkin Victory at 2013 AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

Congratulations to the winner of the 2013 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am on his commanding victory.   Equipped with Lamkin Tour Black Full-Cord grips , the champion shot 19 under to secure the tournament victory and his fourth top 3 finish in 5 starts this year.  Continuing his incredible performance since the start of the year, the winner raced into the final round lead playing the first seven holes at 5 under.  He maintained his position atop the leader board with steady and controlled play, finishing with a final round 65. The Lamkin Tour Black Full-Cord grip used by the 2013 Pebble Beach champion features a softer rubber compound and a unique cord buffing process that offers a much less abrasive texture than traditional full-cord grips. While the feel of the grip is exceptionally soft, the Tour Black Full-Cord still manages to deliver the traction and high performance functionality demanded by top Tour players.  This is a great grip choice for players in wet, humid conditions who are looking for a more comfortable alternative to harsher full-cord grips.   Tour Report

Another Win for Lamkin at UBS Hong Kong Open

Congratulations to the winner of the 2012 UBS Hong Kong Open! Equipped with Lamkin Perma Wrap grips, the winner produced a fantastic final round 65 at the Hong Kong Golf Club to seal a victory that puts him in the record books as the oldest winner in European Tour history. Recording his third win at this tournament, the winner's game was characterised by his immaculate approach play. Lamkin Perma-Wrap grip is a seamless, wrap style grip with a unique unbuffed suface that provides an extremely tacky and soft feel.  A great choice for players who prefer to play without a glove.  The grip is the inspiration for Lamkin's new Perma-Wrap ACE 3GEN, made with a proprietary synthetic rubber compound that offers unmatched tackiness and shock absorption.  The Perma-Wrap ACE 3GEN hits stores in early 2013. Tour Report

Memorable Tour Win at the 2012 McGladrey Classic

Congratulations to the winner of the McGladrey Classic PGA TOUR Fall Series Event at Seaside Golf Club.  Equipped with Lamkin Crossline grips, the winner posted a fantastic final round 60, narrowly missing out on the elusive 59.  Starting the final round 7 shots back in T27th position the winner started strongly, posting an outward 31. He then pushed on, holing a series of birdie putts for a back 9 score of 29 to take his first PGA Tour title by 1 shot. The classic Crossline has been Lamkin’s best selling grip for more than a decade.  It features a distinctive, densely spaced pattern that promotes light grip tension and provides superior lateral traction.  Lamkin’s proprietary rubber compound adds tackiness and durability, while the grip’s firmness is appealing to a broad range of golfers and is a perennial favorite among Tour pros: a testament to its incredible performance. Tour Report

More Lamkin Tour Wins in October

Congratulations to the winners of the Turkish Airlines World Golf Final and the Portugal Masters, both of whom use Lamkin golf grips.  The winning spree started with a victory at the Antalya Golf Club.   Equipped with Lamkin Performance Plus 3GEN grips, the winner played immaculate golf all week to win the Turkish Airlines World Golf Final and propel him to No.5 in the world rankings. The Lamkin Performance Plus 3GEN grip, as used by the winner, was created with a reduced taper to rein in a golfer’s overactive lower hand for straighter, more controlled shots.  The larger outside dimension in the lower section of the grip serves to help players hold off shots while still allowing the full release needed to shape the ball flight.  The 3GEN  compound adds the benefits of increased tackiness, greater UV resistance and improved vibration dampening.  The medium firm, medium density pattern feels soft yet provides excellent lateral friction promoting a light touch and reduced hand tension through the swing, The winner of the Portugal Masters played a brilliant final round 66, including a 7 iron straight into the hole for an eagle 2 at the 11th.  Posting a final score of 14 under, the winner had to wait to see his nearest competitor lip out at the 18th before his second victory on the European Tour was confirmed.   His grip of choice is the Lamkin Tour Black Full-Cord.   One of the most winning full-cord grips on the European Tour, the Tour Black features a soft rubber compound and a unique cord buffing process that offers a much less abrasive feel than traditional cord grips.  While the feel of the grip is unusually soft, the Lamkin Tour Black Full Cord still manages to deliver the traction and full cord functionality that cord players require. Tour Report

LAMKIN GRIPS CAPTURES BIG WIN AT TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP

Congratulations to the top two finishers at this weekend’s TOUR Championship.  Both players used Lamkin golf grips during their exceptional performances in the tournament. Equipped with Lamkin’s TOUR Black Full-Cord grips, the winner was tied for the lead at the start of the day before shooting a steady 68 and securing victory by three shots. His win at the TOUR Championship immediately elevated his 5th place standing in the coveted FedExCup to the top spot with an enormous $10 million bonus check. The TOUR Black Full-Cord grip from Lamkin is a favorite among top Tour players.  The grip features a unique buffing process that provides golfers with a much less abrasive feel than many traditional full-cord grips.  While the feel is softer and more comfortable, the Tour Black Full-Cord still delivers the exceptional traction and all-weather performance cord players demand. Using Lamkin’s Performance Plus 3GEN grip, the second place finisher played solid and steady golf throughout the Tour Championship and will certainly bring that momentum as he prepares to represent Team Europe at this week’s Ryder Cup.  The Performance Plus grip is manufactured with Lamkin\'s proprietary 3GEN material for the ultimate in shock absorption, durability and tackiness.  To help golfers control their overactive lower hand, the grip features a thicker shape and reduced taper profile.

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LAMKIN GOLF GRIPS VICTORIOUS AT THE 2012 KLM OPEN

Congratulations to this weekend\'s winner of the European Tour\'s KLM Open in The Netherlands.   Equipped with Lamkin\'s Performance Plus 3GEN grips, the winner sank a 35-foot eagle putt on the final hole at Hilversumsche to win by two shots with a 14-under par score.   His performance was certainly a delight to Europe\'s Ryder Cup captain. Lamkin\'s Performance Plus 3GEN grip was created with a thicker profile, and less taper, to help control a golfer\'s lower hand, ensuring more consistent and straighter shot.  Made of Lamkin\'s proprietary vibration-dampening 3GEN synthetic rubber compound, this tacky grip protects your hands while providing shot feedback and improved scoring opportunities, which is undoubtedly one of the reasons why Tour players, including the 2012 KLM Open Champion, choose this grip.

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LAMKIN GOLF GRIPS SCORES ANOTHER WIN AT THE 2012 WGC BRIDGESTONE INVITATIONAL

Lamkin congratulates the winner of the 2012 WGC Bridgestone Invitational on his incredible win over the weekend.  Equipped with Lamkin Full-Cord golf grips, the winner started the day four shots back, but kept chipping away at the lead and eventually claimed victory with a 15-foot put.  Despite a long rain delay, the winner used his concentration and control to secure a dramatic come-from-behind championship.

The Lamkin Crossline Full-Cord golf grip is one of the most popular grips used on the PGA TOUR.  It offers a very distinctive surface pattern, and when combined with the integrated cord material, provides unmatched hand traction and gripping stability.  The proprietary material used in the Crossilne Full-Cord grip is both firm and durable, giving players with high swing speeds incredible torsion control.   An exceptional grip for superior performance in wet weather, the Crossline Full-Cord was recently ranked a Consumer Top-Rated Golf Grip with a 100% user satisfaction ranking. Tour Report

Big Win For Lamkin Grips at 2012 Nordea Masters in Sweden

Congratulations to the first, second and third place finishers at the 2012 Nordia Masters event in Stockholm Sweden.   The European PGA Tour stop delivered a hat trick win for Lamkin with the three players atop the leader board all using Lamkin golf grips. Leading the pack, the winner of the tournament at Bro Hof Slott golf club played impeccably from tee to green all week, aided by the Lamkin Crossline Full-Cord grips he has fitted to his woods.  The Crossline Full-Cord is one of the most popular grips used on both the PGA and European PGA Tours.  It\'s recognizable pattern of intersecting \"cross\" lines delivers incredible traction and torsion stability.  The integrated cord fabric delivers exceptional wet-wather performance and slip-free confidence.  Plus, the Crossline Full-Cord is the industry\'s only full-cord golf grip available in a midsize option.

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Lamkin Golf Grips Captures Win at 2012 Spanish Open

Congratulations the winner of the 2012 Open de Espaňa on his convincing victory this weekend. Equipped with Lamkin Tour Black Full-Cord grips the winner had to face the worst of the wind and rain over the first 2 days of the tournament.  Making the most of the traction offered by his full-cord Lamkin grips, the eventual winner managed to stay in contention before carding a fantastic final round 65 to take him from a 4 shot deficit to a 3 shot victory. The Lamkin Tour Black Full-Card grip is made with a soft rubber compound and a unique cord buffing process that offers a much less abrasive feel than traditional cord grips. While the feel of the grip is unusually soft, the Lamkin Tour Black Full-Cord still manages to deliver the traction and full cord functionality that cord players require.

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LAMKIN SCORES ANOTHER 2012 PGA TOUR VICTORY

Congratulations to the winner of the WGC Cadillac Championship at Doral who uses the Lamkin Performance Plus 3GEN golf grips.  The come-from-behind victory was cemented with a birdie on the 14th that secured his lead. The winner has now won two PGA Tour events using both the white and black Performance Plus 3GEN grips.  Featuring a reduced-taper profile, the grips are designed to control action and movement in the lower hand, resulting in more shot distance and control.   The grips are made with the patented 3GEN technology, a unique material advantage that provides the ultimate in shock absorption and tackiness.   In addition to being a favorite among Tour players, the Performance Plus 3GEN grip received the coveted Golf Digest Gold Medal in 2010.

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LAMKIN VICTORY AT THE 2012 FARMERS INSURANCE OPEN

What an exciting finish at Torrey Pines during the final day of play at the 2012 Farmers Insurance Open!   After starting the day 7 shots back and finishing his round 3 shots back, the tournament winner pulled out an unlikely victory using Lamkin\'s Tour Black Full-Cord grips.   The Tour Black Full-Cord is a favorite among PGA Tour players and has been the winning grip at numerous Tour events over the last five years.   Featuring a classic design with a light surface pattern, the Tour Black full-cord golf grip is made with a proprietary buffing process that creates a much less abrasive feel than traditional cord grips.   It\'s a great option for players who need the functionality of an all-weather grip, but want a softer and more comfortable feel.

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2011 BRITISH OPEN VICTORY FOR LAMKIN GRIPS!

Congratulations to the winner of the 2011 British Open! What an outstanding ball-striking perfromance all week at Royal St. George’s. We could not think of a better man to hoist the Championship, through all your ups and downs you have shown you are a true champion! It looked as if he had a grip on the championship from day one with his Lamkin Sure-Tac Classic cord grips.

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LAMKIN VICTORY AT THE 2011 LA OPEN

Lamkin posted two TOP FIVE finishes at the Northern Trust Open this past weekend, including a first-place finish for the classic Crossline grip! Also atop the leaderboard, in the 4th place position, was the Crossline Tour grip. Of course the new series of 3GEN grips are earning rave reviews, but there’s a reason why the Crossline brand is one of the best-selling and top-rated grips in the industry year after year! They look great, feel great, play great and wear great. Dollar for dollar, a new set of Crossline grips is probably the best investment you can make in your game. For $50-$60, you can get an entire set of new Crossline grips and totally refresh your clubs. Save on regripping costs with do-it-yourself installation. With a fresh new set of Crossline grips, currently used by dozens of Tour players, you’ll be the envy of your foursome.

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