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PGA TOUR Superstore Prepares To Bring “TOUR Quality, Expert Advice” To New Jersey

July 30, 2012

ROSWELL, Ga., July 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — PGA TOUR Superstore today announced plans to open its next retail superstore in Paramus, New Jersey. Scheduled to open later this year, the store will be located in the northwest quadrant of Route 17 and the Garden State Parkway at Exit #163.

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“As a retail mecca for both New York and New Jersey residents, the Borough of Paramus is a perfect location for our superstore concept,” said PGA TOUR Superstore President and CEO Dick Sullivan. “With plans to open just in time for the holiday shopping season, golf and tennis enthusiasts in the Northeast corridor will find PGA TOUR Superstore their one-stop shopping destination. Customers will quickly learn that we pride ourselves in offering the best and most popular brands along with expert advice. We have trained our sales associates to match the optimal equipment with each player’s swing and experience; and, since our associates do not work on commission, customers will never feel pressured.”

Paramus is PGA TOUR Superstore’s 15th retail location. The superstores are owned and operated by Golf & Tennis Pro Shop, Inc., whose controlling owner and chairman is Arthur M. Blank, retired Home Depot co-founder and owner of the Atlanta Falcons.

“We look forward to bringing our store’s products, services and expertise to golfers and tennis players in the Northeast, and we will be a positive contributor in the community,” Blank said. “Our goal is to establish long-term relationships with our customers, who will have the ultimate shopping experience: a store with knowledgeable sales professionals in a setting that is filled with the best and favorite golf and tennis brands.”

PGA TOUR Superstore also provides an array of services, including personalized golf lessons; seminars conducted by certified golf professionals using state-of-the-art teaching technologies; golf club and ball fittings; club repair and re-gripping; and tennis racquet restringing. The store experience also includes performance practice bays with swing analysis; eight swing simulators for lessons and club fittings; and a 2,500 square-foot putting green.

PGA TOUR Superstore offers an unrivaled selection of golf and tennis equipment along with a broad assortment of related apparel, shoes and junior products. Customers will always find their favorite tennis or golf brands well represented at PGA TOUR Superstore. A small sampling of such brands includes Titleist, TaylorMade, Callaway, PING, Nike, Cobra-PUMA, adidas, Cleveland, Srixon, Adams, Mizuno, FootJoy, Bridgestone, Ralph Lauren, ecco, PGA TOUR, Wilson, Prince, Babolat and Under Armour.

About PGA TOUR Superstore:

PGA TOUR Superstore is headquartered in Roswell, Georgia, and is operated by Golf & Tennis Pro Shop, Inc., a subsidiary of AMB Group, LLC.

As the PGA TOUR’s exclusive off-course/off-airport retail partner, PGA TOUR Superstore provides customers with access to the same technology and expertise that card-carrying PGA TOUR Pros use each week in the TOUR Vans that accompany them. All stores are staffed with teaching professionals and have multiple state-of-the-art swing simulators, practice hitting bays and a putting green. There is also an in-house club-making and repair facility. Many stores are equipped with a full-size tennis court and a staff tennis professional who conducts lessons and clinics.

In addition to its newest location in Paramus, PGA TOUR Superstores are located across the country, including three stores in metro Atlanta; two each in Myrtle Beach, Dallas, Phoenix and Chicago; two in Florida (Naples and Delray Beach); and one in Denver.

For more information, visit us at: www2.pgatoursuperstore.com.

Interested in a career opportunity at our new Paramus superstore? Please visit us at www2.pgatoursuperstore.com and click ‘Careers.’

About the PGA TOUR:

The PGA TOUR is the world’s premier membership organization for touring professional golfers, co-sanctioning more than 100 tournaments on the PGA TOUR, Champions Tour, Web.com Tour and PGA TOUR Latinoamerica.

The PGA TOUR’s mission is to entertain and inspire its fans, deliver substantial value to its partners, create outlets for volunteers to give back, generate significant charitable and economic impact in communities in which it plays, and provide financial opportunities for TOUR players.

PGA TOUR tournaments are broadcast to approximately 715 million households in 225 countries and territories in 29 languages. Virtually all tournaments are organized as non-profit organizations in order to maximize charitable giving. In 2011, tournaments on the three Tours generated more than $121 million for local charitable organizations, bringing the TOUR’s all-time total of charitable contributions to more than $1.7 billion.

The PGA TOUR’s web site is PGATOUR.com, the No. 1 site in golf, and the organization is headquartered in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL.

Media Contacts:

PGA TOUR Superstore Contact: Brittany Rowe, 678.987.7982 or browe@pgatss.com

PGA TOUR Contact: Chris Smith, 904.273.3379 or csmith@pgatourhq.com

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