Madden’s on Gull Lake, a 63-hole resort in Brainerd, Minn., has instituted walking green fees for all of its courses. It's a bit of a gamble because cart fees are an important revenue stream, but the resort is betting that the policy will generate new business.
JC Video Motion Analysis Arc-20: This complete system for golf teachers uses camera-based technology built onto an easy-to-move cart. The program provides instant feedback about a golf swing that can be shown to the student.
The 3D Golf Course Enterprise package: Made for use on iPads and iPhones, this 3D Golf Course navigation software uses HD imagery, 3D mapping data and Microsoft Bing Maps cloud environment to accurately show the view of a golf course.
Swedish clothing brand Abacus places the majority of its focus on functional, breathable outerwear. Abacus will outfit the European Solheim Cup team for the third straight year when the event is contested at Killeen Castle in County Meath, Ireland, and team apparel will be unveiled June 7.
Golfstream Shoes feature either molded soles or replaceable soft spikes and have a lightweight, flexible feel. New styles include, from left, the spike sandal, spikeless sandal, sporty waterproof and two-strap sandal with a molded sole.
Pukka Headwear's booth consisted of shelves of hats with custom-designed color combinations and logos. The company's hats are not inventory-based, and customers are able to choose exactly the colors featured on the hat's stitching, eyelets, buttons and panels.
Canterbury Golf displays a rack of colorful belts at the front of its booth. The apparel company based out of Toronto introduced the silicone strap belt to the Show this year in 10 different colors (which bear names like licorice, tangerine and bubble gum).