With the October 23 in shop date for the new Titleist 716 irons rapidly approaching, we wanted to provide an update on our worldwide tour player seeding and validation. Tour validation is an important part of the Titleist golf club go-to-market process, with success defined by the number of players trusting the new product in competition.
Following are some of the highlights through this past weekend's action.
• Over 28 players using the new Titleist 716 irons
• Thongchai Jaidee (T-MB, AP2), Bernd Wiesberger (CB), and Byeong Hun An (MB) are in contention for the Race to Dubai
• Thongchai Jaidee wins the Porsche European Open using 716 T-MB and AP2
• Over 24 players using the new Titleist 716 irons
• Patton Kizzire (T-MB, CB/MB), Peter Malnati (T-MB, AP2), Bronson Burgoon (CB), Michael Kim (AP2), and Lucas Lee (CB) are in position to gain their PGA Tour cards
• Andrew Loupe wins the Nationwide Children's Hospital Championship and earns his 2015-16 PGA Tour card using 716 MB
Other Tour highlights:
Be sure to contact your preferred Titleist golf shop to find out about Titleist 716 irons fitting and trial opportunities.