Oakley’s Rory McIlroy and Ian Poulter live on the edge. Just the way we like it. Don’t believe us? The two World Top 10 Ranked star golfers recently took it up a notch…by embarking on a covert op and hijacking the coveted US Open and Ryder Cup trophies from their fellow UK buddy Graeme McDowell. Very Oakley-like indeed.
Roaring With Tiger: O’s McIlroy Paired with Woods at Chevron Challenge, Finishes Fourth. 'Twitter Wars' Ensue
There’s no doubt about it. He’s on the track to superstardom. Oakley’s newly-signed Golf Star, teen phenom Rory McIlroy, went head-to-head with Tiger Woods at the Chevron World Challenge in Thousands Oaks, Calif. this past weekend. And although Tiger eventually powered past him after 36 holes, O’s young gun finished a solid fourth at the event at 11-under…and with a massive amount of media attention to boot. (Not even including the light-hearted ‘Twitter wars’ that went down this past week involving Rory and O’s Ian Poulter – with other PGA personalities. See below.)
Enter the future of golf. Teen phenom Rory McIlroy is swinging his way into the Oakley Sports Family – joining a collection of the some of the top athletes on the Planet. Full Press Release…