Bridgestone Golf

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Bridgestone Golf
Type Subsidiary
Genre Golf
Founded 1931
Headquarters Covington, Georgia, USA
Products golf products
Owner(s) Bridgestone Sports Ltd
Website www.bridgestonegolf.com

Bridgestone Golf is a subsidiary of Bridgestone Sports Ltd, and is based in Covington, Georgia, United States. Bridgestone designs and manufactures a full range of golf equipment, including golf balls, clubs and accessories, utilizing both the Bridgestone and Precept brand names.

History[edit]

Parent company Bridgestone was founded in 1931 by Shojiro Ishibashi and first produced golf balls in 1935. It was not until 1972 that the company's involvement in golf expanded into the manufacture of clubs.[1]

Products[edit]

Bridgestone's B330 series of golf balls is the company's premier line.[citation needed] Bridgestone also manufactures golf clubs, the J40 line. Bridgestone makes nine different kinds of balls, the B330, the B330-S, the B330-RX, the B330-RXS,the xFIXx the e5, the e6, the e7, and the Lady Precept.

Sponsorship deals[edit]

Bridgestone Golf has deals with many professional golfers who use and endorse their products, including 1992 Masters champion Fred Couples and Matt Kuchar. Since January 2011 Davis Love III, 1997 PGA Championship winner, is playing Bridgestone equipment after many years with Titleist.

PGA, Web.com and Champions Tour

LPGA Tour

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