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July 22, 2013
Norcross, Ga. (July 22, 2013) – Mizuno USA, a global leader of sports apparel, footwear and equipment, has selected Rodrigo C. Silveira as Vice President of Latin America. Silveira will primarily and initially focus on working with Mizuno’s Brazilian-based regional and long-time industry partner Alpargatas, to build on the significant growth already achieved in that market.
June 4, 2012
Norcross, GA – (June 4, 2012) - Mizuno Brand Ambassador Stacy Lewis captured her second LPGA victory of the 2012 season, and the third of her career this past weekend, by winning the ShopRite LPGA Classic at the Seaview Resort in Galloway Township, New Jersey. Lewis, who also won the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic in April, shot a 12-under 201 for the 54-hole event, winning by four strokes. With this latest victory Lewis climbed to third on Rolex Rankings, becoming the current highest ranked American Golfer on the LPGA Tour.
MIZUNO GOLF LAUNCHES “WITNESS THE TRUTH” SWEEPSTAKES OFFERING A CHANCE TO WIN A TRIP FOR FOUR TO 2012 RYDER CUP
May 8, 2012
Norcross, GA (May 8, 2012) – Mizuno Golf USA, Inc., announced today the launch of their Witness The Truth Promotion, a national contest that will award one lucky winner with an all-expenses paid trip for four to the 2012 Ryder Cup in Illinois. From now until July 31, 2012, consumers can visit one of over 1,400 participating golf retailers to attain their free “Swing DNA” metrics using Mizuno’s patented Shaft Optimizer and Performance Fitting System. “Swing DNA” is a personalized measurement of the five critical data points – clubhead speed, swing tempo, toe down, kick angle, and release factor – that make up a golfer’s individual swing characteristics. Upon receiving their “Swing DNA,” consumers will input their specific metrics at www.TheIronTruth.com/Witness, which will automatically enter them into the sweepstakes for a chance to win the grand prize 2012 Ryder Cup trip.
April 30, 2012
Norcross, GA – (April 30, 2012) - Mizuno Brand Ambassador Stacy Lewis captured her second LPGA victory by one stroke on Sunday, outplaying a charging field to claim the Mobile Bay LPGA Classic in Mobile, Alabama. Lewis relied on her strong iron and wedge play coming down the final stretch, hitting an impressive Mizuno MP T-11 wedge on the 16th hole that left a two foot birdie putt, which Lewis capitalized on.
March 19, 2012
Norcross, GA (March 19, 2012) – It’s no secret the golf industry has long been driven by heavy hitting manufacturers that spend millions in advertising to champion the latest and greatest driver. This season, Mizuno Golf is on a mission to preach the truth, effectively lifting the veil for the slew of misled golfers. This massive group of golf loyalists continues to be annually coerced by the industry’s aggressive advertising campaigns to believe a better driver is the answer to their golf woes.
MIZUNO PGA TOUR STAFFER LUKE DONALD CLAIMS VICTORY AT TRANSITIONS CHAMPIONSHIP; REGAINS SPOT AS WORLD NUMBER ONE
March 19, 2012
Norcross, GA (March 19, 2012) – Mizuno Brand Ambassador Luke Donald reclaimed his number one status on the Official World Golf Rankings Sunday with his playoff victory at the Transitions Championship in Palm Harbor, Florida, a spot he previously held for 40 weeks. Donald, who claimed top honors with impressive iron play and an unmatched short-game, continues to display dominant accuracy and precision using his Mizuno MP-59 irons, MP T-11 wedges and CLK Fli-Hi Hybrid.
MIZUNO INTRODUCES THE NEW MP-650 LINE OF WOODS WITH NEW INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES FOR GREATER DISTANCE
January 23, 2012
Norcross, GA – (January 23, 2012) – Mizuno, a worldwide leader in performance irons and woods, today announced the addition of the MP-650 lineup of woods. The new line of woods, including: MP-650 Driver, MP-650 Fairway Wood and MP-650 Hybrid, combine Tour-ready head shapes and specifications with new manufacturing technologies for greater distance, ball control, and solid sound at impact.
January 5, 2012
Norcross, GA – (January 5, 2012) – Mizuno, the worldwide leader in iron performance, has done it once again by scoring three more Gold Medal irons in Golf Digest’s 2012 Hot List. With the MP-59’s Gold in the Player’s Iron category, the JPX-800 PRO in the Game Improvement category, and the JPX-800 HD in Super Game Improvement, Mizuno now has more Gold Medal irons in their current 2012 lineup, with a total of six, than other golf iron manufacturer, including last year’s Gold Medal winners: MP-53, MP-63, and JPX-800. By winning Gold in every iron category, Mizuno has proved once again that they produce the highest performing irons for everyone from Luke Donald, the #1 Ranked Golfer in the World, to the high handicap golfer.
December 13, 2011
Norcross, GA (December 13, 2011) – Mizuno PGA Tour Staffer Luke Donald was announced as the 2011 PGA Tour Player of the Year by PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem following a vote by PGA Tour players. Donald earned the honor by capturing the PGA Tour money list title on the strength of two PGA Tour victories and a Tour-leading 14 top-10 finishes. This prestigious honor caps off a spectacular season for the number-one player in the world.
December 12, 2011
Norcross, GA (December 12, 2011) – Mizuno PGA Tour Staffer Luke Donald continued his world domination by capturing the European Money List Title with his third place finish at the Dubai World Championships, completing the first-ever money list sweep on the PGA and European Tour. With four victories worldwide, including The Accenture WGC Match Play Tournament, The European Tour’s flagship BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, the Barclays Scottish Open, as well as the PGA Tour’s Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Classic, Donald completed the most successful season of his career.
Mizuno Brand Ambassador Luke Donald Wins at Children's Miracle Network Hospitals Classic to Capture PGA Tour Money Title
October 24, 2011
Norcross, GA (October 24, 2011) – Luke Donald completed his greatest season on the PGA Tour by capturing one of the most significant victories of his career in stunning fashion, overcoming a five-shot deficit in the final round to win the Children’s Miracle Network Classic in Lake Buena Vista, FL. Donald yet again proved precision triumphs power, as he masterfully utilized his Grain Flow Forged MP irons, MP T-11 wedges, and Mizuno CLK Fli-Hi to shoot a final round eight-under 64, including a stretch of six straight birdies to begin the back-nine, finishing the tournament with a two-shot victory at 17-under par.
September 22, 2011
Norcross, GA (September 22, 2011) – Mizuno, a leader in golf technology and innovation, today unveiled its latest technological development – a brand new, state-of-the-art PGA Tour Workshop. The workshop made its first appearance this week at Country Club of the South, for Mizuno’s JPX-800 Swing to Win Challenge Grand Prize event, where a consumer won a dream round of golf with Mizuno PGA Tour Staff Members Luke Donald and Charles Howell III. Mizuno’s new PGA Tour Workshop attended its first PGA Event at the 2011 TOUR Championship at the East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta.
August 29, 2011
Norcross, Ga. (August 29, 2011) – Mizuno, a leader in golf technology and innovation, today announced the launch of the JPX Fli-Hi, designed to replace difficult to hit traditional long irons with an easy to launch and massively forgiving hybrid DLR shaped head. The JPX Fli-Hi’s are referred to as Direct Long Iron Replacement (DLR), using the same specifications as the traditional long irons but with multiple cutting edge technologies to help golfers of all abilities hit the ball higher and launch it easier.
August 29, 2011
Norcross, Ga. (August 29, 2011) – Mizuno, a leader in golf technology and innovation, today announced the addition of the JPX wedge to its popular and successful JPX iron line. Designed specifically for the mid to high handicapper, the JPX wedges were designed to flow with any set of JPX irons, while having the ability to be a standalone line of wedges. Created to be Mizuno’s most forgiving wedge to date, the JPX wedge is the latest model to enhance Mizuno’s global JPX technology platform.
Mizuno Launches New JPX-800HD Irons with “Hot Metal” Face Offering Superior Distance in a Super Game Improvement Set Make Up
August 29, 2011
Norcross, Ga. (August 29, 2011) – Mizuno, a leader in golf technology and innovation, today announced the launch of its super game improvement irons, JPX-800HD™ (High Distance). This new collection will be part of Mizuno’s JPX line of game improvement irons, offering golfers the longest and most forgiving iron on the market.
Mizuno's New MP-R12 Wedge Offers Amazing Grain Flow Forged Feel with Quad Cut Grooves for Unbelievable Spin
August 29, 2011
Norcross, GA – (August 29, 2011) Mizuno, a leader in golf technology and innovation, today unveiled the MP-R12 wedge featuring a more rounded, player preferred head shape for improved performance. Developed as the perfect complement to the MP-T11 tear drop design, the MP-R12 delivers a slightly larger head with a more round look at address. Mizuno now has a Grain Flow Forged wedge for any player preference.
Mizuno Launches MP-59 Irons with Ti Muscle Technology Offering Added Forgiveness in a Player Preferred Appearance
August 29, 2011
Norcross, GA (August 29, 2011) – Mizuno, a leader in golf technology and innovation, today announced the launch of the Grain Flow Forged™ MP-59 irons with the next generation of their award winning forged Ti Muscle technology. The MP-59s feature a titanium insert forged into the center of the muscle, which provides cavity like forgiveness in a player’s half cavity design.
August 29, 2011
Norcross, GA (August 29, 2011) – Mizuno, a leader in golf technology and innovation, today announced the addition of the MP-69 irons to their already iconic muscleback lineup. Blending the input of Mizuno’s PGA Tour staff members with state of the art design and simulation tools, the MP-69 irons are the perfect balance of patented Grain Flow Forged™ feel, and unmatched workability.
July 11, 2011
Norcross, Ga. (July 11, 2011) – Mizuno Brand Ambassador Luke Donald turned in an incredible final round, shooting a 9-under-par 63 to win the Barclays Scottish Open at the Castle Stuart Golf Links in Inverness, Scotland, defeating a stacked field of some of the top PGA Tour players. Donald, known for his amazing iron and wedge play, yet again demonstrated outstanding precision and accuracy, as he utilized his Grain Flow Forged MP irons, MP T-11 wedges, and Mizuno CLK Hybrid to shoot a bogey-free final round and best the talented field.