Father’s Day is less than one week away, but it’s not too late to grab Dad some great golf-related gifts that beats a tie and pair of matching sock.
Here’s a look:
Tour V4 Slope
Bushnell says the Tour V4 and Tour V4 Slope Edition are faster than their predecessor, 30 percent smaller and more ergonomically designed to increase the ease and accuracy in acquiring yardages. The Tour V4 Slope Edition uses technology to provide compensated distances for elevation changes.
The USGA’s revision of Rule 14-3 this past Jan. 1 enables players to use DMD’s with a slope function, so long as the function is disabled during play. Bushnell designed the Tour V4 Slope Edition with the ability to turn the slope function on and off, making it legal for tournament play.
Product features include:
- PinSeeker with JOLT Technology to confirm the laser has zeroed in on the flag
- Accurate to within one yard
- Five to 1,000-yard range performance (400 yards to a flag)
- 5x magnification (objects appear 5x closer)
- New ergonomic design with Stabi-grip
- 30% smaller than Tour v3
- Fast focus system
- Rain proof
- New premium carry case and three-volt battery included
Bushnell iON Golf GPS Watch
The lightweight Bushnell neo iON GPS watch includes a battery that goes more than three rounds between charges and an integrated pedometer that golfers to track their steps.
More product features include:
- More than 35,000 courses worldwide preloaded for instant use
Smart Round Features:
- Instant course recognition and auto hole advance
- Easy-to-read front/center/back distances
- Hazard layup distances (up to four per hole)
- Shot distance calculator
- Round time and distance traveled information
- New charging clip
- Standard band size (can use after market watch bands)
Through June 30th, anyone who purchases a new Cobra King Ltd., King F6+ or King F6 driver will receive a complimentary Arccos Driver.
Arccos Driver (www.arccosgolf.com) is a performance tracking and live competition system that delivers real-time data for tee shot distances, fairways hit and more. The single-sensor automatically detects each drive, then uses a player’s smart phone to record second shot position without the need for tagging or other annoying disruptions. Endorsed by two-time World Long Drive Champion Jamie Sadlowski, Arccos Driver also includes Advanced GPS to any point on nearly 40,000 courses worldwide, and new driving games based on distance and accuracy.
Among other features:
- Distance & Accuracy Stats for every drive and round
- Personalized Challenges based on performance history
- Live Leaderboards for daily, weekly and monthly driving competitions
- Social Bragging via one-touch posting to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram
- Precise Shot Detection that distinguishes between real and practice shots
Voice Caddie Golf GPS clip
Voice Caddie (www.voicecaddie.com) delivers on course distances throughout all 18 holes without any complications or bulky design. Voice Caddie VC300 is the world’s smallest and lightest GPS device for golfers. The small clip attaches to your hat or belt and automatically recognizes which course and hole is in play among more than 40,000 worldwide, giving users accurate distances to the front, middle and back of the green. No additional subscription fees.
$95 Swing Evaluations for Dad
During June, GolfTEC (www.golftec.com) is providing its Swing Evaluation service at a rate of $95. Dad can come in and have his game evaluated by the company that provides more golf lessons than anyone on Earth. Proven to benefit players of all skill levels, GolfTEC works with each individual to create a comprehensive game plan tailored to their specific needs. The company pioneered a step-by-step plan that builds skills faster and provides lasting results. Instructors combine motion-measurement with launch monitors and video analysis for a clear understanding of what needs to be done to improve each player’s swing.
ECCO Golf CAGE
Developed to promote increased stability, flexibility and cushioning, the ECCO Cage spiked model features an integrated Direct-Inject wrap system for superior walking comfort immediately out of the box and for every step thereafter (www.eccousa.com).
ECCO Speed Hybrid
Speed Hybrid features a vintage sneaker aesthetic married with exceptional comfort and flexibility for all-day comfort. The shoe is built atop a hybrid outsole that provides approximately 800 traction points (ww.eccousa.com).
Galvin Green Macoy Ventil8 Polo
Galvin Green’s Ventil8 range makes use of carefully selected materials with unique properties. The Macoy polo keeps you cool and dry by transporting moisture and excess heat away from the body twice as fast as a conventional polyester shirt. The fabric offers exceptional ventilation and breathability, plus no ironing needed after washing. The stylish color blocking chest pattern makes the polo suitable for him to wear on and off the fairway (www.trendygolfusa.com)
Bradley Allan Oxford Pique Gradient Polo
Sophisticated modern golf apparel crafted to transcend the game, Bradley Allan (www.bradley-allan.com) represents a refreshing new direction. The Oxford Pique Gradient Polo has the style and design perfect for on and off the course. Featuring technical fabrics, subtle textures and proper fit, each Bradley Allan piece is specifically crafted to fit a player’s wardrobe.