Wednesday, March 10, 2010

Acushnet Company sells Cobra Golf to PUMA

2010 Honda Classic Champ ~ Cobra Ambassador Camilo Villegas

Puma brand has purchased Cobra Golf from New England based Acushnet Company! The sale is slated to be finalized in the second quarter of this year. Based out of Carlsbad, CA. Cobra golf was founded in 1973! While the sale will include endorsement contracts with professional golfers players have the option to alter their endorsement deals if they choose and we shall see how it all pans out over time. PGA Tour pros such as Ian Poulter and Camilo Villegas use a mix of Titleist and Cobra clubs. Following the announcement, Ian Poulter tweeted that, "yes - I will still be using Cobra Products" and Puma apparel guy rookie Ricky Fowler tweeted that "he is a Titleist guy." Puma footwear, apparel and accessories have been synonymous with young, edgy, smokin' and trendy ~ now with the purchase of Cobra equipment they will be poised and ready to totally rock the golf world!

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