Golf News for Tuesday, January 21, 2014 | Products

SkyGolf announces plans to exhibit at 2014 PGA Merchandise Show

RIDGELAND, Miss. -- SkyGolf, maker of the #1 Rangefinder in Golf, announced it will be participating in the PGA Merchandise Show January 22 through January 24 in Orlando, Fla. SkyGolf will display a complete new line of products at Booth #1301 in the Orange County Convention Center.

"We're looking forward to showcasing our innovative new products at the PGA Merchandise Show this year," said Richard Edmonson, CEO, SkyGolf. "Attendees at the show will be the first to see the new Bluetooth-enabled SkyGolf products including the SkyCaddie® TOUCH and SkyCaddie® LINX which are pre-loaded with 34,000 courses worldwide and ready to play. We will also be introducing a new putting app for our SkyPro® swing analyzer and the new SkyGolf Mobile App to take advantage of our new line of Bluetooth enabled rangefinders and to provide several benefits to our huge installed base of existing customers."

The company invites buyers and media to visit Its booth to check out the new SkyGolf products, apps and programs and to meet the SkyGolf Professional Advisory Staff including 7-Time PGA Tour Winner and Champions Tour Major winner, Peter Jacobsen; Top 100 Golf Instructor, Hank Haney; and 2012 PGA Teacher of the Year, Michael Breed. The schedule of appearances is as follows:
• Peter Jacobsen - 10:00 am Wednesday, January 22nd
• Hank Haney - 1:00 pm Wednesday, January 22nd
• Michael Breed - 11:00 am Thursday, January 23rd

The new Bluetooth-enabled SkyCaddie TOUCH features a glove-friendly, easy-to-use, easy-to-read touchscreen, 34,000 preloaded, error-corrected maps plus a new feature to use NEW "onDemand HD" course graphics inspired by tour yardage books. The basic preloaded courses are "best in class" already, but the new HD maps take SkyCaddie quality to another level above competition.

The new SkyCaddie LINX watch is preloaded with 34,000 maps, ready-to-play, worldwide. It is Bluetooth-enabled and provides dynamic accurate distances to the front, center and back of the green, as well as TrueGround layup targets from the tee box through the entire hole. The SkyCaddie LINX watch can be personalized with different color band and bezel options that are easy to interchange.

The LINX is fully upgradable to allow golfers to add optional features and benefits including IntelliGreen® technology which provides actual green shape and pin targeting for precise distance to the hole. Options also include a TrueGround® Target List with up to 40 hazards, carries and layups per hole that were precision mapped and corrected from the ground.

The SkyPro® app swing analyzer now features a new putting analysis that allows golfers to perfect their putting stroke and lower their scores immediately by providing instant feedback about club face position, stroke length, tempo and much more. New content includes expert practice tips from leading instructors including acclaimed teacher Hank Haney and 2012 Teacher of the Year Michael Breed. In addition, the new user interface is easier, faster and more intuitive than the original SkyPro and enhances the learning experience for golfers of all levels.

About Sky Golf
SkyGolf, maker of SkyCaddie, the #1 Rangefinder in golf, is a private company specializing in the development of innovative positioning systems and technology specifically designed to help golfers play better and have more fun. SkyCaddie is the Official Rangefinder of the PGA of America, PGA of Canada, PGA of Great Britain & Ireland, and PGA of Sweden.

The overall mission of SkyGolf is to help golfers play better with better information while respecting the long-standing traditions of the game. By using technology responsibly and within the spirit and rules of golf, SkyGolf provides golfers of all skill levels with better and more rewarding golf experiences. The Company's innovative products include: SkyCaddie®, rangefinders that are preloaded and ready-to-play out of the box; SkyPro®, golf's most powerful swing/putting analyzer and training tool; ClubSG, golf's fastest growing community where golfers can go to connect to their Game, their Courses, their Equipment, their Golf Professional and to one another; Swing Labs®, the golf industry's first unbiased, performance-based fitting solution; and SkyCourse™ Technologies, a company that equips golf course superintendents with tools they need to complete daily property management tasks with less effort, less time and less money, through a unique combination of precision GPS maps, web-based technologies and mobile mapping solutions. For more information, visit:,,,, and

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