(CHANTILLY, VA.) Golfzon, the #1 golf simulator brand in the world, will exhibit at the 2024 PGA Show (booth #2727), where it will highlight all aspects of its dynamic business portfolio, including its award-winning simulators and Wave family of products, as well as pieces of the customer experience from its popular Golfzon Social and Golfzon Range by Leadbetter locations.
Since entering North America, the company has successfully brought its global simulator and technological dominance to the market in a variety of ways. This includes expanding beyond products and partnering with the world’s largest golf management company, Troon, to launch the entertainment-focused Golfzon Social, as well as collaborating with renowned instructor David Leadbetter on Golfzon Leadbetter Academy and the game improvement-oriented Golfzon Range.
At the company’s booth, Golfzon is bringing these businesses to life in unique ways:
- Golfzon Social – A pair of the TwoVision simulators, the most advanced on the market and same models featured at the popular venues, will be available for anyone to try out. Further, to capture the friendly and fun vibes of Golfzon Social, the integrated bar will be hosting complimentary happy hours at 4:00 p.m. on both Wednesday and Thursday.
- Golfzon Range – A GDR+ simulator will be staffed by Golfzon Range employees, demonstrating why it is the only simulator in the world focused on game improvement and instruction. Golfzon Range by Leadbetter is a new concept in indoor training offering a blend of self-learning, live instruction and unrestricted range time. By blending Golfzon’s advanced simulator technology and Leadbetter’s world-renowned golf instruction, Golfzon Range gives current golfers the tools they need to improve as well as a welcome environment for new golfers to learn golf faster.
Additionally, Golfzon Leadbetter Academy coaches will be giving swing tips on the GDR+ and be sharing information on the new coach education program, Golfzon Leadbetter Education.
“Our footprint has expanded dramatically over the past few years, as Golfzon simulators and locations can now be found in all areas of the U.S. as well as Canada and Mexico,” says Sean Pyun, Golfzon America CEO. “This acceptance is the result of our technology being synonymous with quality, as Golfzon simulators are the perfect tools for a variety of uses, including entertainment, instruction and hosting virtual competitions.”
Golfzon Wave, New Products and Updates:
New for 2024, Golfzon is expanding on its Wave line with the family-friendly Wave Play. Users simply connect the Wave Play to an existing Wave launch monitor unit, or their Android or iOS devices with the Wave M app installed. The provided club is designed to mimic the feeling of hitting a golf ball, thanks to the built-in Magnetic Impact Ball that slides along the shaft. Golfzon’s gyro sensor technology tracks club path and provides realistic performance feedback. It is a simple and inexpensive way to create an immersive golf simulator experience anywhere, without any golf equipment.
The original Wave, a dual-purpose golf simulator experience and launch monitor, gets a new software upgrade for 2024 in Wave M. The free app runs on iOS or Android devices and adds 23 new courses for users to enjoy. Beyond simulations, Wave tracks 34 data parameters and can be used inside or outside.
Users can connect Wave to their PC and run the company’s Vision Wave software, which provides an incredibly fast, accurate and life-like experience. Tiered subscriptions are available to add courses, including the Old Course at St. Andrews, Harbour Town Golf Links and more. A putting mat featuring Precision Infrared Technology to give users a true putting experience, even on the most delicate putts.
Wave Play will be available for pre-order later this Spring. For more information, or to sign up for updates, please visit www.Golfzongolf.com/Wave.
Golfzon Simulators on Display:
Golfzon will prominently feature two simulators at the PGA Show:
- TwoVision: Named one of the “Most Innovative and Exciting New Tech Offerings” by Golf Inc. Magazine, it features a 24-direction hydraulic moving swing plate, high-speed sensors that capture club/ball data, an auto-tee feature and multi-surface hitting mats. It features Golfzon’s innovative network play mode for tournaments/leagues, which connects golfers from around the globe and allows them to compete live against one another.
- GDR+ (Golfzon Driving Range): Powered by performance data tracking technologies, GDR is billed as the world’s smartest range. It is perfect for instruction because of its many training features and data points. The T2 floor-mounted camera sensors, auto-tee and ball retrieval system and GDR+ software make it a great solution for a variety of users. It is the preferred simulator of all Golfzon Range by Leadbetter locations.
Based in Seoul, South Korea, Golfzon has over 20 years’ experience developing the world’s most advanced golf simulators. Technology is at the heart of the company, as over 360 patents have been issued for its award-winning simulators with new ones filed annually by the research and development team. This industry-leading technology delivers the most realistic indoor golf experience on the market and has established the brand’s global leadership position.
From the beginning, the company’s mission has been to make golf more fun and accessible to everyone. To date, Golfzon has a presence in 63 countries with over 11,000 commercial sites around the world playing more than 90 million rounds a year.
About Golfzon America
Golfzon is the global leader in golf simulator technology and market share. Its renowned models have been named “Best Golf Simulator” by Golf Digest and awarded Golf Inc. Magazine’s “Most Innovative and Exciting New Tech” honor. In recent years, the company has expanded its reach substantially in North America, including partnering with the world’s largest golf management company, Troon, to introduce Golfzon Social entertainment venues, as well as collaborating with renowned instructor David Leadbetter on Golfzon Leadbetter and Golfzon Range by Leadbetter. Beyond its massive global presence, Golfzon also hosts two professional virtual golf tournaments (GTOUR and WGTOUR) that have awarded over $10 million in total prize money.