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Using Trackman has made me LESS technical as a teacher
Early in my teaching career, I was told that in order to a successful instructor I had to have great communication skills and possess a talent to describe a highly complex motion in an understandable way to...
- Posted 5 days ago
What Flightscope and Trackman can tell you (and me)
I have worked with all the technologies that have come along in my 20 years as a golf instructor in an effort to make my job much easier. In the beginning I only used my eyes. Then digital...
- Posted 20 days ago
Looks or numbers: What makes a better golf swing?
I have seen many things come and go during my 20 years on the lesson tee. But the two things that have stuck around and will continue to be a necessity for golf instructors are digital video...
- Posted 61 days ago
True or False: Golf radar systems are ruining golf?
Last week, Golf Channel analyst Brandel Chamblee went on the offensive against radar launch monitors, claiming that they were “ruining golf.” Chamblee said that radar systems (like Trackman and Flightscope) were promoting two different swings, one for...
- Posted 98 days ago
TrackMan/FlightScope are more than teaching tools
Are golf radar systems like Trackman and FlightScope just for club fitting and working on swing mechanics? To me, they’re much more than that. They’re amazing tools for developing players. There’s a belief that Trackman and FlightScope...
- Posted 107 days ago
Understanding the “NEW” ball flight laws
Over the last several years, golf instruction has gone through a unique transformation. The advent of 3D motion analysis, video, and ball/club flight launch monitors have proven to golf instructors that some of the “fundamentals” we were...
- Posted 177 days ago
The Dan Plan: Keep your gear in line with your skill set
My last post was about my experience at Titleist’s Oceanside Test Facility, and what it means to get fit by some of the best in the industry. The fitting process was very informative and positive, so I was excited...
- Posted 200 days ago
How Far Should You Hit Your Golf Clubs?
One of the nice things about having all this new fancy technological equipment like Trackman, Flightscope, ShotLink, etc., at various PGA Tour events is that distance data can be gathered for each of the players. In case...
- Posted 326 days ago
Wishon: The practical facts about spin and shaft design
It is a great education as a clubhead and shaft designer to scan through GolfWRX forum posts to listen to what golfers think about their equipment. One of the areas that seems to have developed momentum on...
- Posted 330 days ago
Understanding “open-faced hooks”
At the Hyundai Tournament of Champions, Dustin Johnson hit an ugly quacker (read snap hook) off the tee on Tuesday afternoon that was headed in the general direction of Haleakala. After the shot, NBC’s broadcast team, Johnny...
- Posted 331 days ago
Press Release: FlightScope Hosts Its Second Annual Convention
ORLANDO, FL, (August 28, 2012) – FlightScope is proud to announce its second annual Science of Golf Instruction and Club Fitting convention. It will be hosted on September 24th and 25th at the Grand Cypress Resort in...
- Posted 465 days ago
Tiger Woods TrackMan Numbers from Quail Hollow
Check these babies out. They’re in metric so here’s the conversion: 53 m/s=118 mph club speed 78.5 m/s=175 mph ball speed CLICK HERE TO READ WHAT OTHERS ARE SAYING IN THE FORUMS.
- Posted 584 days ago