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Archive for April 2016

Prosthetic Innovations Helps Wounded Hero Caddie During The Masters

As PGA TOUR players Rickie Fowler and Justin Thomas celebrated back-to-back aces on No.4 during the annual Par-3 Contest at The Masters, U.S. Army Corporal Kevin McCloskey was celebrating his own victory – being able to traverse the hallowed fairways of Augusta National carrying the bag of PGA TOUR player Graeme McDowell with two prosthetic legs. The journey would be challenging for anyone, given Augusta’s notoriously hilly terrain; but for someone with a bilateral amputation, notes McCloskey’s prosthetist, Prosthetic Innovations Owner Tim Rayer, the feat was nothing short of amazing.

Moet Hennessy USA, Graeme McDowell bring wounded hero inside the ropes at the Masters

AUGUSTA, Ga. – Moet Hennessy USA, leading importer and marketer of luxury wines, spirits and champagnes in North America, underscored its longstanding support for the men and women of our U.S. Armed Forces by inviting Army Corporal Kevin McCloskey to participate in the Wednesday Par-3 Contest at the 2016 Masters Tournament as the personal caddie for TOUR player Graeme McDowell. CPL McCloskey was joined by his wife and caregiver, Bridget.