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Golf Pride Announces Passing of its Founder and Industry Pioneer Bill Junker

Golf Pride Announces Passing of its Founder and Industry Pioneer Bill Junker

Golf Pride Announces Passing of its Founder and Industry Pioneer Bill Junker SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton has announced that the golf industry lost one of its most respected and impactful equipment pioneers, William H. “Bill” Junker. Since the inception of Golf Pride, Bill was the driving force behind the development and the rise of the #1… Read more »

Golf Pride Users Sweep Season-Ending Points Races on All Four Worldwide Professional Golf Tours

Golf Pride Users Sweep Season-Ending Points Races on All Four Worldwide Professional Golf Tours

Golf Pride Users Sweep Season-Ending Points Races on All Four Worldwide Professional Golf Tours SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the grip brand of choice for the winners of the recently completed 2017 Race to the CME Globe on the LPGA Tour and the 2017 Race to… Read more »

Golf Pride Unveils Plans for New Purpose-Built Facility at Pinehurst Resort to Accelerate Product Innovation and Drive Global Operations

Golf Pride Unveils Plans for New Purpose-Built Facility at Pinehurst Resort to Accelerate Product Innovation and Drive Global Operations

Golf Pride Unveils Plans for New Purpose-Built Facility at Pinehurst Resort to Accelerate Product Innovation and Drive Global Operations SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division plans to develop an exciting new purpose-built facility in Pinehurst, N.C. – America’s Home of Golf.  The new facility will create a unique space to accelerate… Read more »

Golf Pride and Team USA Emerge Victorious At 2017 Presidents Cup

Golf Pride and Team USA Emerge Victorious At 2017 Presidents Cup

Golf Pride and Team USA Emerge Victorious At 2017 Presidents Cup SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Even before team USA’s record-setting 19-11 victory at the 2017 Presidents Cup this weekend, Eaton’s Golf Pride Grips already knew it was a champion! The #1 Grip in Golf was trusted at Liberty National Golf Club by an incredible 88%… Read more »

Golf Pride Grips in the Hands of TOUR Championship and 2017 FedEx Cup Winners

Golf Pride Grips in the Hands of TOUR Championship and 2017 FedEx Cup Winners

Golf Pride Grips in the Hands of TOUR Championship and 2017 FedEx Cup Winners  SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division designed and developed the performance grips chosen by both the 2017 TOUR Championship and the 2017 FedEx Cup winners this past weekend at historic East Lake Golf Club. The 2017… Read more »

Golf Pride Trusted to Win Wanamaker Trophy and Grip Count at 2017 PGA Championship

Golf Pride Trusted to Win Wanamaker Trophy and Grip Count at 2017 PGA Championship

Golf Pride Trusted to Win Wanamaker Trophy and Grip Count at 2017 PGA Championship  SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the most used grip brand played at the 2017 PGA Championship at Quail Hollow Club in Charlotte, North Carolina. The 2017 PGA Champion trusted Golf Pride’s Tour Velvet Cord… Read more »

Golf Pride Brand Wins Grip Count at the 146th Open Championship

Golf Pride Brand Wins Grip Count at the 146th Open Championship

Golf Pride Brand Wins Grip Count at the 146th Open Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the most used swing and putter grip brand played at the 146th Open Championship at Royal Birkdale Golf Club, in Southport, England. The #1 Grip in Golf claimed 8 of… Read more »

Golf Pride® MCC Plus4 ALIGNTM Earns First Major Championship Victory at U.S. Senior Open

Golf Pride® MCC Plus4 ALIGNTM Earns First Major Championship Victory at U.S. Senior Open

Golf Pride® MCC Plus4 ALIGNTM Earns First Major Championship Victory at U.S. Senior Open SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division developed the MCC Plus4 ALIGN midsize grips used by the winner of the 2017 U.S. Senior Open. The MCC Plus4 ALIGN made its Champions Tour debut just three weeks ago. MCC… Read more »

Golf Pride was the Chosen Grip by 80% of Players at the 117th U.S. Open

Golf Pride was the Chosen Grip by 80% of Players at the 117th U.S. Open

Golf Pride was the Chosen Grip by 80% of Players at the 117th U.S. Open  SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the most used swing and putter grip brand played at the 2017 United States Open Championship at Erin Hills. The #1 Grip in Golf was trusted… Read more »

Golf Pride Is Most Trusted Grip Brand by a Wide Margin at 2017 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Division I Golf Championships

Golf Pride Is Most Trusted Grip Brand by a Wide Margin at 2017 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Division I Golf Championships

Golf Pride Is Most Trusted Grip Brand by a Wide Margin at 2017 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Division I Golf Championships SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the most used grip brand at both the 2017 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Division I Championships. By the numbers, 150… Read more »

Golf Pride Is Most Trusted Grip Brand at 2017 PLAYERS Championship

Golf Pride Is Most Trusted Grip Brand at 2017 PLAYERS Championship

Golf Pride Is Most Trusted Grip Brand at 2017 PLAYERS Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division was the most used swing and putter grip brand at the 2017 PLAYERS Championship. By the numbers, 118 of 145 players (81%) in the tournament field trusted their games to Golf… Read more »

Golf Pride® TOUR SNSR Earns First PGA TOUR Victory at 2017 Valero Texas Open

Golf Pride® TOUR SNSR Earns First PGA TOUR Victory at 2017 Valero Texas Open

Golf Pride® TOUR SNSR Earns First PGA TOUR Victory at 2017 Valero Texas Open SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division developed the TOUR SNSR putter grip used by the winner of the 2017 Valero Texas Open. The TOUR SNSR Putter grip series debuted in spring of 2016, and… Read more »

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice at 2014 TOUR Championship

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice at 2014 TOUR Championship

Golf Pride Is Overwhelming Grip of Choice at 2014 TOUR Championship SOUTHERN PINES, N.C. … Power management company Eaton announced today that its Golf Pride Grips Division is the leading grip brand of choice by players at the 2014 Tour Championship at the famed East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta, GA. In fact, 26 out… Read more »