FlightScope® today announces that its enhanced Academy at the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show is now open for registration. The FlightScope Academy educates attendees on the usage and benefits of FlightScope technology in teaching, fitting, and game improvement to provide an added value to their students and the game of golf.
“Every year we bring a fresh element to our Academy to better serve current and potential customers who are interested in furthering their education,” said Alex Trujillo, U.S. Sales Manager and Application Specialist of FlightScope. “With this year’s changes, we’re certain that attendees will walk away with a better understanding of FlightScope and how to use it to its full potential.”
This year will include distinguished presenters, revamped materials and topics, and exclusive details on the new FlightScope X3 Fusion Tracking including short game features and new applications. A few of the presenters include Mike Adams, 2016 PGA Teacher of the Year, Larry Rinker, Top Short Game Instructor/PGA Tour Veteran, Lyndon Wilson, Top Club Fitter, and Stephen Aumock, FlightScope Director of Instruction. Integration partners like FocusBand, BodiTrak and MySwing will also be speaking.
“Insight from a variety of industry leaders on how they utilize FlightScope technology and its integrations will be very valuable for attendees looking to take their student’s game to the next level,” added Trujillo.
The 2017 PGA Merchandise Show FlightScope Academy is Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. – 5:30 p.m at Demo Day. Registration is only allowed prior to the show and open to all attendees of the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show. Attendees will take an online exam to become a FlightScope Certified Professional and PGA professionals will earn 6 MSR credits for attending.
Early bird pricing of $275 ends Dec. 30. To register visit: pgashow.com/Education/FlightScope-Certified
EDH, maker of FlightScope®, is a product development company founded in 1989 by Henri Johnson, inventor and electronic engineer. EDH develops products for the defense and sports markets, and has, as its core expertise, the design and development of 3D tracking radar systems.
FlightScope was first demonstrated in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., in 2001, and was introduced at the 2004 PGA Merchandise Show. In addition to its use at high-profile teaching academies and by club fitters worldwide, Tour professionals and avid golfers devoted to game improvement use FlightScope for personal practice. FlightScope is also known for its ease of use as well as the precision and accuracy of its technology. FlightScope employs phased array and ballistic tracking technology to accurately record ball trajectory and actual launch data.
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