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30.09 Fred Couples:
Han forlenger avtalen med ECCO Golf.
Fred Couples er en meget populær spiller. Han har vunnet The Masters og får
således spille denne turneringen i mange år.
Han er meget populær blant fansen. Fred Couples gjorde seg bemerket da han
troppet opp på Augusta med joggeskolignende fottøy med knotter på den knallgule
Denne skoen vakte oppsikt for seks år siden både her i Norge og internasjonalt.
Golfsiden skrev om skoen den gang Les mer
Fred Couples har fortsatt samarbeidet med ECCO Golf og forlenger nå dette
Her er pressemeldingen:
ECCO® Golf Re-Signs Legend Fred Couples
ECCO Golf is delighted to announce that a new multi-year agreement has been
reached with ambassador Fred Couples, extending the partnership between the
Couples, the World Golf Hall of Famer and Golf Digest’s “Coolest Golfer of all
Time”, will continue to compete with the ECCO Golf logo on the side of his hat,
and showcase the Danish company’s multi-award winning Hybrid shoes during
Couples’ relationship with ECCO Golf is widely credited with sparking the Hybrid
shoe revolution. His performance at the 2010 Masters tournament, where he
competed in the company’s pioneering Golf Street model, forever altered the
global golf footwear market.
“I’ve competed in ECCO Golf shoes for a decade now, and I can honestly say I
can’t see a time where I wear anything else,” said Couples. “The comfort
provided is second-to-none and I love the look of the new innovations coming in
One of the most popular golfers to ever pick up a club, Couples has captured 15
PGA Tour titles, including the 1992 Masters. His other notable achievements
include winning the 1984 and 1996 PLAYERS Championships, twice earning PGA Tour
Player of the Year and Vardon Trophy honours in the same season (’91, ’92),
subsequently becoming the first American to reach No. 1 in the Official World
Golf Rankings (six years after the system debuted).
Since joining the Champions Tour in 2011, Couples has won 11 titles, highlighted
by the 2012 Senior Open Championship and 2011 Senior Players Championship.
“Fred Couples is synonymous with ECCO Golf,” said Jesper Thuen, Head of ECCO
Golf – Asia-Pacific and responsible for sponsorship. “I’m delighted that our
agreement has been extended as he’s been an incredible ambassador for us.”
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