|Tokyo, Japan, Dec 25, 2007
|BRIDGESTONE OUTPERFORMS TITLEIST AND CALLAWAY IN 2008 GOLF DIGEST HOT LIST
Fastest Growing Brand in Golf Takes Home 4 Gold Medals in the Golf Ball Category
|Covington, Ga. - Today, with the arrival of early editions of the 2008 Golf Digest Hot List, Bridgestone Golf received an early Christmas present! All four of the Bridgestone Golf balls (Tour B330, Tour B330-S, e5+ and e6+ received) Gold Medals in their respective categories. In addition to receiving the most Hot List gold medals company history Bridgestone actually had the most gold medals in the golf ball segment of any one brand.
Precept also performed admirably securing a gold medal for the Distance iQ 180 in the value-performance category. All together, Bridgestone-Precept received 5 gold medals in the golf ball segment and a silver medal in the premium irons segment for the new J36 Cavity Backs. The Hot List is expected to hit newsstands on January 8th.
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Editors Note: High-Res images of all new Bridgestone equipment are available upon request.
Bridgestone Golf, Inc., based in Covington, GA, manufactures and markets premium golf balls, clubs and accessories under the Bridgestone and Precept brand names. Bridgestone is represented on a world stage by a number of internationally famed golfers including, Stuart Appleby, Fred Couples, Charles Howell III, Nick Price and Brandt Snedeker. Bridgestone Golf, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bridgestone Sports Co. Ltd., whose headquarters are in Tokyo. For more information visit http://www.bridgestonegolf.com.
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