Seoul, 23 January 2007 -- Honma Golf Co., Ltd. today announced its new sponsorship with LPGA player Ms. Jin Joo Hong. With the sponsorship, Honma Golf Co., Ltd will provide Ms. Hong with Honma golf clubs, accessories and apparel. Seventy or more journalists joined today's press event held at the Lotte Hotel in Seoul, South Korea and Ms. Hong's fresh smile attracted many
flash lights. She won two KLPGA tournaments last year and her victory in the Kolon-Hana Bank Championship, held jointly with USLPGA, gave her a ticket to participate in the prestigious USLPGA tournaments in 2007. "We signed the contract because we were impressed by Ms. Hong's high level of skills and her great potential by becoming a USLPGA rookie at such a young age" said Mr. Akihiro Azuma, President of Honma Golf Co., Ltd.
Armed with Honma's new brand "BERES," Ms. Mi Hyun Kim who won the USLPGA tournaments twice last year now targets even higher records this year; while Ms. Hong, a fresh USLPGA player aims for "Rookie of the Year". Please look out for our two beautiful yet strong USLPGA players using BERES clubs and Honma range of golf apparel!