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Volvik Named Official Golf Ball of LPGA Tour’s 2019 Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions Presented by Insurance Office of America
ORLANDO, Florida (October 19, 2018) – Volvik (volvik.com), known the world over for the outstanding performance characteristics and vibrant color options of its golf balls, has been named the Official Golf Ball of the LPGA Tour’s 2019 Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions Presented by Insurance Office of America, an official LPGA event. To kick off the new year, the tournament will be played Jan. 17-20, 2019, at Tranquilo Golf Club at the Four Seasons Resort Orlando, in Orlando, Fla. Volvik will have a merchandise tent on-site.
“We are pleased to have been named the Official Golf Ball of this prestigious tournament, which will showcase a very strong LPGA field,” said Don Shin, president of Volvik USA. “Volvik has a prominent presence on the LPGA Tour, and we appreciate the recognition this opportunity provides the company.”
New for 2019, the Diamond Resorts Tournament of Champions Presented by Insurance Office of America will feature some of the world’s top professional women golfers. Only winners from the past two LPGA seasons will qualify to play, with $1.2 million in official prize money on the line. The LPGA pros will play 72 holes of stroke play with no cut, playing side-by-side with a roster of world-class sports and entertainment celebrities, who will be competing for their own $500,000 purse. Private evening events and concerts also are planned.
All four days of official play will be nationally televised with Thursday and Friday on Golf Channel, and Saturday and Sunday on network NBC.
With over 38 years of golf ball production, Volvik has led the way with unparalleled innovation, rapidly becoming one of the most significant and trusted golf ball manufacturers in the world. Volvik is dedicated to the production of specialized 3- and 4-piece multi-layer high performance golf balls for players of every skill set, featuring 58 worldwide patents. Volvik’s patented SF matte coating has led to the development of Vivid, the world’s first matte finish golf ball.
Volvik recently expanded its best-selling Vivid matte finish golf ball product line with two new golf balls. Vivid Soft and Vivid Lite have been added to Vivid and Vivid XT, making the Vivid product line the largest selection of matte finish golf balls, with the ability to fit every type of player.
Volvik’s product line portfolio has been in use on the world’s professional tours since 2012. Players using Volvik golf balls have earned millions of dollars in prize money on the PGA TOUR, LPGA Tour, Champions Tour, Web.com Tour, Ladies European Tour, LAGT and Symetra Tour, with multiple victories. The Volvik Vivid XT is the official golf ball of the World Long Drive Association tour, and Volvik is the title sponsor of the Volvik World Long Drive Championship. The Vivid XT provides high visibility from Volvik’s patented SF matte coating, and explosive distance and power from its patented dual core technology.
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