In a special winterized GX Report, we will be dive into three great gifts for any dedicated golfer. These three gifts, Perfect Putting Greens, The Swing Caddie 2, and the Orange Whip, can all be used indoors during the winter months to keep games sharp and offer incentive to improve.
Let us introduce you to Perfect Putting Greens, a local company based out of Elizabethtown, Kentucky. They’ve developed a method of attaching foam to the underside of quality putting turf to create a portable product that rolls true right out of the box. We love that they’ve offer their products at very affordable price points. The greens tested by our staff have proven to provide a smooth surface with speeds consistent to those see on the real course. One of the other important features is the guarantee that the greens will not wrinkle when folded or rolled up like most other indoor practice greens. Perfect Putting Greens are available in six sizes retailing between $39.99 and $239.99 as well as the option to build your own custom indoor green, where prices and sizes vary. We’re currently stocking their most popular size of 9′ that retails for just $129.99. We currently have them in-stock at all 5 of our locations.
The Swing Caddie 2 from Voice Caddie is a personal-sized, doppler radar based launch monitor that can fit in your pocket. The device measures all the important information you need to know, such as how far you hit the ball with each club, your swing speed, ball speed, smash factor, as well as your accuracy to a specific target. The Swing Caddie 2 is the perfect gift for the golfer who is looking to improve their game over the cold winter months. The Swing Caddie 2 Retails for $299.99 and is available in both black and white at our Florence location.
The Orange Whip is a golf training aid dedicated to improving rhythm and tempo in the golf swing. Like the other devices, the Orange Whip can be used indoors, however, you do not need to hit golf balls in order to see improvement using it. The aid has become a staple in many players’ bags on the PGA Tour for years and it can improve games of beginners and pros alike.
When using the Orange Whip, you will see improvements in many different areas of your swing. The device has been great for increasing flexibility and strength and developing a consistent rhythm to the golf swing. As previously mentioned, you do not need to have space to hit golf balls while using the Orange Whip, and using it indoors in short spurts is effective in maintaining and improving the golf swing.