Bimba announced it is a Corporate Supporter of the 2015 US Amateur Championship, the oldest golf tournament in the United States. From August 17 to August 23, more than 300 amateur golfers from around the world will compete to add their names to the storied list of historic winners of the US Amateur, which includes Bobby Jones, Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Phil Mickelson and Tiger Woods.
This year the Championship will be hosted by The Olympia Fields Country Club in southwest Chicago, a short distance from the corporate headquarters and manufacturing facilities of Bimba. Founded exactly 100 years ago the Olympia Fields Country Club has been placed on the National Register of Historic Places deemed worthy of preservation.
Bimba President Pat Ormsby, says, “Bimba is proud to be associated with this legendary tournament, particularly in this centennial year of the Olympia Fields Country Club. We admire and take inspiration from the USGA whose amateur and professional golfers strive to push the boundaries of what is possible just as we at Bimba challenge ourselves to develop concepts and products that are smarter, and more efficient.”
Bimba provides solutions to engineering challenges with industry-leading products including pneumatic, hydraulic and electric actuators; fluid power products that include valves, fittings, and other products used in machinery and automation throughout the world.
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