Bangalore witnessed the Callaway RAZR Fit Challenge today at the Prestige Golf Shire, hosted by Callaway Golf India & Prestige Golfshire in association with American Express. One of India’s top golfers, Shiv Kapur honored the event with his presence and launched Callaway’s new revolutionary driver, the RAZR Fit, the most advanced driver in Golf.
Some of the eminent corporate personalities and businessmen including Mr. Faiz Rezwan – ED, Prestige Group, Geetanjali Kirloskar, Chairman Kirloskar Group, Mr. V Shashikanth, CEO UB global and Vivek Mehta, Country Head, Callaway Golf India were seen participating in this tournament today.
The golfers had a great time with Shiv Kapur as he conducted a Golf Clinic with the select group of invitees. He gave tips on how to improve driver shots and the short game. The corporate golfers not only got the opportunity to learn from Shiv Kapur’s game, but each one of them also got a chance to compete with him on the closest to pin contest on hole no.6 .
On this occasion, Vivek Mehta, Country Head, Callaway Golf India commented, “It gives us immense pleasure to launch our revolutionary RAZR Fit driver in Bangalore with Shiv. I want to thank Shiv for being a part of this launch tournament and showcasing his great golfing skills with our new driver. Bangalore is a very important market for us and is clearly the fastest growing golf city in the country. We organized our first RAZR Challenge here last year and like last time, we have received a great response from the golfing community here.”
Further to this, he added, “Our latest offering, Callaway RAZR Fit driver is the most advanced driver in Golf which offers simple adjustability to the golfers. The Callaway RAZR FIT is already a winner on the Professional circuit, Both Alvaro Quiros and Phil Mickelson have won on the European and US tour by playing with the RAZR FIT driver. Moreover the RAZR Fit driver has also received the prestigious editor’s choice award from Golf Digest this year. I really appreciate the efforts of our partner Golfshire to have supported us in launching Razr Fit in Bangalore.”
“Callaway Golf is one of the most reputed brands in the global golfing arena today and we are happy to host the ‘Razr Fit Challenge’ at Prestige Golfshire. Prestige Golfshire is today seen as the newest and most exciting golfing venue in the country with top international golfers including Jyoti Randhawa, Anirban Lahiri, Digvijay Singh among others, having sampled the greens in the last few months alone. We are now happy to welcome Shiv Kapur and give him a taste of what Bangalore and Prestige Golfshire has to offer.”
Expressing his delight over this occasion, Shiv Kapur commented, “I am really glad to be a part of this event. Callaway’s products are clearly the best in the industry and it is great that they have come up with adjustability in their driver which provides the golfer the option to adjust the configuration without compromising on performance. I had a great time playing and interacting with golf enthusiasts here.”
The event wrapped up with the announcement of the results in the evening.
India Infoline Research Team / 14:59, May 20, 2015
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