Jun 27, 2022

CARLSBAD, Calif. (June 27, 2022) – The winner of the BMW International Open in Munich, Germany used Nippon Shaft’s N.S.PRO MODUS³ Tour 120 X steel shafts in his irons and N.S.PRO MODUS³ Tour 120 S in his wedges on Sunday (June 26) enroute to the championship.

The 26-year-old won with a birdie on the first hole of a sudden death playoff after having shot a 2-under par 70 in his final round at the Golfclub München Eichenried. Added to his first three rounds of 62-67-67, he shot a 22-under par total of 266. By grabbing his third victory on the DP World [European] Tour, first since 2018, the champion earned € 333,330.

“Nippon Shaft congratulates the winner of the BMW International Open,” said Hiro Fukuda, sales and marketing for Nippon Shaft. “We are thrilled that he continues to trust our N.S.PRO MODUS³ technology.”

More than 200 players on the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour, European Tour and Korn Ferry Tour use Nippon Shaft’s MODUS³ series steel shafts to help gain their desired distance, accuracy, and trajectory.

Nippon Shaft products are available globally either as stock or custom shafts in many of the world’s top iron brands. Details of these can be found at

Based in Yokohama, Japan, Nippon Shaft is the No. 1-selling steel shaft in Asia. Nippon Shaft is a privately-held subsidiary of NHK Spring Co. LTD, a Japanese automobile parts manufacturer. Nippon Shaft’s North American headquarters is in Carlsbad.