More than 90 Stores to Implement Free One-Day Clinics & Custom Fitting Sessions for Fairway Woods & Hybrid Clubs, Ensuring Golfers are Armed with the Proper Equipment; Customers that Purchase Fairway Woods or Hybrids from TaylorMade, Cleveland, Adams, Tour Edge or Bobby Jones will Receive a Rewards Card Worth 20% of the Value
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla., July 20, 2011…Edwin Watts Golf Shops (EWGS), one of the world’s largest specialty golf retailers with over 90 locations, today announced that “fairway woods and hybrids” will be the theme of a chain-wide tune-up day scheduled for Saturday, July 23. As part of the specialty retailers’ monthly tune-up series, golfers can visit any of the 90+ locations to participate in clinics and custom fitting sessions focused on fairway woods and hybrid clubs. Associates from Edwin Watts Golf will be available at each location to help outfit all customers with the proper equipment that matches their unique swing characteristics. In addition, anyone that purchases fairway woods or hybrids from TaylorMade, Cleveland, Adams, Tour Edge or Bobby Jones will receive a Rewards Card worth 20% of the value.
The “fairway woods and hybrids” tune-up day, which comes on the heels of the June “irons” tune-up day, is part of Edwin Watts Golf’s tune-up series that was created to make the 2011 golf season one of true game improvement, while offering a new theme each month that covers an important aspect of the game. Golfers of all ages and skill levels are invited to visit a local store and participate in interactive activities such as swing analysis, performance club fitting sessions and much more.
“The Watts Guys are available at all of our stores to assist golfers of all skill levels, making sure they have proper fitting clubs to enhance their game, and we are excited to focus our latest tune-up event on fairway woods and hybrids clubs, which are essential for golfer’s at every playing level,” said John Watson, CEO, Edwin Watts Golf Shops.
At each tune-up event, the Company’s expert staff, boasting the highest technical IQ in golf, will greet customers with unique promotions and service offerings, ensuring all golfers are well-equipped for the season. Representatives from leading equipment manufacturers and local PGA Professionals will be on-site to participate in these one-day events, as golfers can have their equipment tuned-up, participate in clinics & swing analysis, experience free performance club fitting sessions and other in-store service offerings. As part of the festivities, all participants can register to win valuable prizes, including clubs, balls, bags and much more.
The chain-wide tune-up day initiative is complemented by Edwin Watts Golf’s current TGIF TOURTM, the golf industry’s largest grassroots consumer retail tour, as Edwin Watts Golf reinforces the Company’s commitment to custom fitting for golfers in 2011. As part of the TGIF TOURTM, Edwin Watts Golf is partnering with leading equipment brands and utilizing the Company’s in-store launch monitors and swing analysis software to conduct performance fitting sessions at all TGIF TOURTM events, which also include new product testing, par 3 challenges, grip and cleat changing and much more.