Press Release
Tokyo, Japan, Apr 24, 2008
 
~Putters for ladies with an unwavering taste for club functionality
and design from the best selling brand* 1~
New Release of “TOURSTAGE New V-iQ CLEputters
Bridgestone Sports Co., Ltd. releases from the 2008 ladies model “TOURSTAGE New V-iQ CL (CL= Concept Lady)Eseries, which has been ranked No.1 seller* 1 since its release in December 2007, the “TOURSTAGE New Vi-Q CLEputters employing a “Dual Turbo Rubber Face™” to achieve both soft impact feel and comfortable, assuring impact sounds for lady golfers who love golf and are keen to boost their performance.

The “TOURSTAGE New V-iQ CLEputters pursue balanced performance between impact sounds / feel and rolls with a face structure characterized by the adoption of the softer “Turbo Rubber™” in the inner layer of the face to offer a soft impact feel and the harder “Turbo Rubber™” in the outer layer to achieve assuring impact sounds. They are available in two types, an orthodox, easy-to-set-up blade type (Type B) and an assuring mallet type (Type M), both featuring a brilliantly shining crystal stone symbol formed by a unique cutting technique. Each type offers two color variations in blue and pink to allow the player to enjoy total color coordination with her woods and irons and select a color matching her style and taste.


Major features
1. With the adoption of a “Dual Turbo Rubber Face™” employing the softer Turbo RubberEinside and the harder Turbo RubberEoutside, they realize comfortable, assuring impact sounds, while providing a soft impact feel.

2. A choice between a blade type and a mallet type, two types to accommodate playersEtastes and functional needs. Each type is available in two colors, blue and pink.

3. With the adoption of an original TOURSTAGE grip manufactured by WINN, they offer a soft feeling, nicely fitting hands to help produce a delicate touch.

* 1: According to the “LadiesEDriverEsegment data of actual sales at major golf equipment shops throughout the country from a survey conducted by private research organ “Gfk Marketing Service Japan K.K.E(cumulative total sales volume as of Mar. 9, 2008)

Product features
1. “Dual Turbo Rubber Face™” pursuing balanced performance between impact sounds / feel and rolls.
With the adoption of a “Dual Turbo Rubber face™” employing the softer Turbo RubberEinside and the harder Turbo RubberEoutside, they realize comfortable, assuring impact sounds, yet providing a soft impact feel.


2. Available in two types x two color variations to offer a choice to suit tastes and functional needs
A choice between a blade type and a mallet type, two types to choose from depending on the player’s functional needs. Each type is available in two colors, blue and pink, to suit the player’s type and taste.

○TYPE B: Blade type with an easy-to-set-up, orthodox appearance.
○TYPE M: Assuring, large mallet type head

【Specifications】

Type

TYPE B

TYPE M

(Blade type)

(Mallet type)

Loft angle(°)

3

Lie angle(°)

72

Club weight(g)

Blue

32"

498

522

Pink

32"


Head Stainless steel body + Tungsten weight
+ Dual Turbo Rubber Face
Shaft Original steel shaft
Grip Original TOURSTAGE grip made by WINN
【ASSEMBLED IN CHINA】

【Line up】
Type TYPE B TYPE M
Blue 32"
Pink 32"
* ○ catalog spec
* Supplied with a dedicated head cover (made in China)

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