NIPPON SHAFT WINS ADVENTHEALTH CHAMPIONSHIP in KANSAS CITY

CARLSBAD, Calif. (May 24, 2021) – The winner of the AdventHealth Championship used N.S.PRO MODUS3 Tour 130 steel shafts in his irons and N.S.PRO MODUS3 Wedge 125 steel shafts in his wedges on May 23 at Blue Hills Country Club in Kansas City, Mo.

The 24-year-old who played his college golf at Wake Forest shot a 19-under par total with rounds of 64-69-68-68—269 to author his first wire-to-wire victory on the Korn Ferry Tour. He earned $121,500 for the two-shot victory and moved to No. 26 on the KFT rankings. The top 25 at the end of the season earn a spot on next season’s PGA Tour.

It was victory number 235 for the Nippon Shaft Modus series of irons on worldwide professional tours.

“Nippon Shaft is excited to congratulate the winner of this year’s AdventHealth Championship,” said Hiro Fukuda, sales and marketing for Nippon Shaft. “We appreciate his affinity for Nippon Shaft products and wish him all good fortune as he continues his journey to qualify for PGA Tour membership.”

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 www.nipponshaft.com.

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.