March 29, 2010
3rd Degree BOOM: Couples Makes it Three in a Row With Win at Cap Cana Championship
Couples Makes History with J38 Dual Pocket Cavity Irons and B330 Ball While Setting 10-Under-Par Course Record in Final Round
Covington, Ga. - In only his fourth start on the Champions Tour, Fred Couples boomed his way to his third straight victory, while setting
a course-record—10-under 62—in his final round at the Cap Cana Championship. These
remarkable feats have golfers worldwide eager to see Couples tackle the links at
Augusta National in this year's Master's.
"Fred is red hot," said Dan Murphy, Bridgestone Golf - Vice President of Marketing,
"and he's super comfortable with his Bridgestone equipment as he continues to rack
up record-setting performances."
Couples relied on the new Bridgestone Golf J38 Dual Pocket Cavity irons
(3-PW) and his trusted TOUR B330 golf ball, and he has not posted a score higher than 68 in a total of 12 rounds on the Champions
For more information on what the entire Bridgestone Golf TOUR Team has in their
bags, visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.
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Editor's Note: High-Res images of all Tour Staff and all new Bridgestone equipment are available upon request.
Bridgestone Golf, Inc., based in Covington, GA, manufactures and markets premium
golf balls, clubs and accessories under the Bridgestone and Precept brand names.
Bridgestone is represented on a world stage by a number of internationally famed
Fred Couples, Matt Kuchar, Davis Love III,
Nick Price, Brandt Snedeker, Karrie Webb and Paula Creamer.
Bridgestone Golf, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Bridgestone Sports Co. Ltd.,
whose headquarters are in Tokyo. For more information visit www.bridgestonegolf.com.
Bridgestone Golf, Inc. is proud to be the #1 Ball Fitter in Golf as the industry
leader in live launch monitor fittings. Bridgestone provides three ways for golfers
to find the ball that best fits their game: live fittings through the
Bridgestone Ball Fitting Challenge, live online
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experts through its B-FIT service, and an easily accessible
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