The 19-year-old will make her professional debut as a head-to-toe Nike Golf athlete at the Coates Golf Championship
(RELEASE) - Nike Golf announced the addition of Chinese athlete Simin Feng to its talented Tour roster to represent the brand as a head-to-toe athlete. She will make her professional debut as a Nike Golf athlete at the Coates Golf Championship in Ocala, Fla.
A Chinese native, Feng has been a member of the Beijing Women’s Golf Team as well as the China National Women’s Golf Team. Feng began playing AJGA tournaments in the United States at age 12. In 2009, she took first place at the Annika Invitational.
Feng’s outstanding play in the Wuhan CLPGA event in 2012 made her the first junior and first amateur player to win a professional event in China.
“It is a great honor to be a Nike athlete," Feng said. "I really like Nike’s culture and how they value the athlete, as well as provide the most innovative products. I hope I can grow with Nike and become one of the elite Nike athletes.”
FENG’S NIKE GOLF ARSENAL
* Driver: Nike Vapor Pro 9.5-degree
* Fairway Wood: Nike Vapor Speed 3-wood/13-degree, 5-wood/19-degree
* Hybrid: Nike VRS Covert 4/24-degree
* Irons: Nike Vapor Pro Combo (5-PW)
* Wedges: Nike VR Forged 50-degree, 56-degree, 60-degree
* Putter: Nike Method Core 04W
* Ball: Nike RZN Black