Woodland wins US Open and first Major Championship

Woodland joined the Wilson Golf Advisory Staff in January where his presence and insights have quickly permeated the brand.

CHICAGO, June 16, 2019 – Gary Woodland secured his first PGA TOUR Major victory today at the venerable 2019 US OPEN at Pebble Beach.

Woodland wins US Open and first Major Championship
Gary Woodland plays a shot from the fourth tee during the final round of the 2019 U.S. Open. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

After making the turn with a two-shot lead, Woodland proved his mental tenacity as he embarked upon his biggest achievement. Using his Staff Model Blades, Woodland’s rock-solid iron play led to him being 2nd overall in greens in regulation.

“It’s been a year of learning and progression. To win my first major here at the US Open in Pebble Beach is an unbelievable feeling,” said Woodland. “This course is so tough. You need every edge possible to play your best, and with partners like Wilson and their Staff irons, I felt completely confident that I could make the shots I needed in crucial situations.”

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Woodland joined the Wilson Golf Advisory Staff in January,  And his prescence and insights have quickly permeated the brand.

“What Gary has accomplished today is remarkable and we could not be more excited for him and his family,” said President Tim Clarke. “He has the heart and values of the Wilson brand and a competitive nature and determination to win. He’s a fighter and that fight has brought him to victory here..

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