Golf News ┬╗ Technology in golf

Tim Suzor, Founder and CEO of THINQ Golf: "No tour player has ever made a dime for great shots on the driving range or practice green. If you cannot translate those skills to the course when something is on the line, it's all for nothing." read more

"We love our Full Swing Golf Simulator," said Pete Charleston, president of GolfLogix, Inc. "As a technology provider, we can appreciate the science and dedication to the game that has gone into the development of the simulator, to make it look and feel like real golf." read more

"The Marriott Golf Mobile App is designed to drive instant connectivity between our millions of golfing consumers and our stable of championship golf courses," said Patrick Brannigan, Senior Director, Marriott Golf. read more

"TruBalance Mobile will be able to help players and instructors see what the weight is doing during the swing and what needs to change to improve the player's swing," said Lanny Nielsen, a 50-year PGA Professional and TruGolf's resident expert. read more

"Sanctuary is truly sensational," said Chris Jones, CEO of TruGolf. "We couldn't be happier to provide people with the opportunity to play this course on a golf simulator." read more

"Our core consumers are very tech-forward, savvy individuals whose purchasing habits closely align with the large and knowledgeable customer base Apple has established," said Sal Syed, CEO and Co-Founder of Arccos Golf. "The leading-edge technology found in ARCCOS is unlike anything in golf and we're very excited for players to experience it for the first time." read more

Jane Broderick, director of golf operations for PGA National Resort: "The addition of Digital Caddies interactive screens has been an overwhelming success at PGA National. Feedback from every player, member and resort guest has been positive." read more

"We're making the app smarter and more intuitive about where the golfer is, and what courses and tee times are most relevant to him or her," said Mike Lowe, vice president of product and user experience, GolfNow. read more

"The SAM Putt Lab is a tremendous asset to our team. The players can see and understand what is going on with their putting stroke and improve by using the training mode," said Kristi Knight, coach of the Kansas State University Women's Golf team. read more

"The updates our team has made to E6 are going to blow people away," said Ryan Jones, TruGolf's Manager of Business Development. read more

"We are excited to announce the release of our first upgrade feature that provides courses the option to graphically enhanced aerial maps and custom illustrations on their tablets," said Mike Loustalot, president of Digital Caddies. read more

"You have this beautifully designed and incredibly difficult course that users can play at home," said TruGolf Chris Jones. "Indoor golf simulators are all about improving your swing and elevating your game to the next level. This is the type of course that will do that. Golfers everywhere will have the opportunity to test their skills against, "The Bear Trap." read more

"Our team of developers has been working hard for more than two years developing the app, and is still working just as hard to improve its functionality while also adding new and exciting features. Nearly 10,000 golfers have downloaded the app only two months after its release, and we're hoping many more will download it in the months to come," said Tom Christian, marketing manager for Swing Catalyst. read more

"We are so pleased to partner with V1 Sports for this online LPGA Academy," said Dana Rader, LPGA National President. "By utilizing the V1 Pro software our LPGA teachers are able to instantly deliver lessons to their students' computers, smart phones (iPhones, Android and Blackberry) and Facebook pages where they can be easily shared and seen by more people than we ever thought possible." read more

"It's very exciting to see our platform and complex infrastructure working, growing and being accepted by course operators, golfers and advertisers alike," said Mike Loustalot, president of Digital Caddies. "This early success validates our business model and demonstrates that we are creating an engagement platform that is scalable and projected to be sustainable." read more