- MRC GOLF Press Release - June 17, 2007

Carlsbad, CA . . . MRC GOLF, Inc. is issuing a warning about the sale of counterfeit products via unauthorized distributors and on internet auction websites.

Recently, it has been brought to MRC GOLF's attention that counterfeit versions of Diamana® have been purchased from a number of unauthorized sources. MRC GOLF is working to minimize the occurrence of this happening in the future. However, these counterfeit products may pose a safety threat to any individual attempting to install or use them.

Therefore, we strongly recommend that customers who wish to purchase our products do so SOLELY through authorized dealers for their protection and safety. We will not be responsible for any accidents or damages related to the use or attempted use of imitation products. It is our policy that shafts are not to be sold uninstalled directly to the consumer. For the most current list of Mitsubishi Rayon's authorized dealers, please go to: www.mitsubishirayongolf.com.

Mitsubishi Rayon Co., LTD. (MRC) manufactures all the raw materials, including the monomer, acrylic fiber, carbon fiber, resin and prepreg for Diamana Red, White and Blue Board, making MRC the only fully vertically integrated manufacturer in the industry. The result is a graphite shaft designed to meet the performance needs of the best players in the world.
For dealer qualification information, please contact Mark Gunther at
760-929-0001, x101.

MRC GOLF, INC. is a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi Rayon Co., LTD., dedicated to designing and developing the world's finest composite golf shafts in performance and quality. MRC GOLF leverages their own resources and raw materials (vertical integration), which gives them a competitive advantage. Over the years, MRC GOLF has been a leading supplier of premium composite golf shafts worldwide. With many of the world's best players using Mitsubishi Rayon golf shafts, MRC GOLF has established itself as a dominant force in the golf industry.

Mitsubishi Rayon Co., LTD. was established in 1933 as a manufacturer of rayon fibers. Since then, the company's interests have diversified to include specialized chemicals, plastics, and other synthetic fibers. Through continuous design and innovation, MRC has expanded its business focus into other areas that include resin systems, carbon fibers and composite materials, and a variety of other specialty products, including composite golf shafts. MRC's vertical integration advantage, the ability to design, develop and manufacture any combination of resins and fibers, sets them apart from their competition and gives them a competitive advantage. Today, MRC is recognized as the world leader in manufacturing and supplying carbon fiber and composite materials for performance based sporting goods applications.

For additional information: www.mitsubishirayongolf.com or
Contact: info@mrc-golf.com
Telephone: (760) 929-0001