Hend Birdies Sun City Last Hole To Secure Final DP World Tee Time.

Australia’s Scott Hend did not know it at the time but his 72nd hole birdie at the Nedbank Challenge was good enough to secure the 50th and very last place into this week’s ultra-lucrative European Tour season-ending DP World Tour Championship in Dubai. Hend, 46 teed-up at Sun City lying 46th on the Race to Dubai rankings but must have been thinking the worst after opening rounds of 77 and 73 but then the Queensland-born golfer was surely grateful for the ‘no cut’ format in ...

Ground Reaction and the Golf Swing – What’s All the Fuss About?

           Ground Reaction and the Golf Swing – What’s All the Fuss About? Part I of II – Forces and moments; center of pressure and center of mass                                                       by Kiran Kanwar Once upon a time, a gentleman named Isaac Newton, unbeknownst to himself, created a storm in a teacup for golfers around the world. He did that by telling the world (one of three things he told us) that “to every action there is an equal ...

Ramon Bescansa – Perfect Putting Magic. A Special Report By Kiran Kanwar.

Nassau, Bahamas – Special report by Kiran Kanwar. As we know, a “putter” can either refer to a golf club, or a person making a putt. However, there is a new use for the term – it is the name of a device that helps a putter putt – PerfectPutter. What does this device do? The simpler question is what does it not do! When Ramon Bescansa, a young professional golfer from Spain who has played on the PGA Tour, the web.com Tour and many others,  found himself focusing too much on ...

What We Learn From Rose’s Withdrawal At Hero World Challenge … Special Report By Kiran Kanwar.

by Kiran Kanwar, Nassau, Bahamas …  Looking at Justin Rose on the practice range prior to the practice round of the Tiger Woods Foundation’s Hero World Challenge was to see a disaster waiting to happen. All it needed was a look at how very flexed his spine, hips and knees were and how they were being maintained that way even during the early downswing which takes place at great speed. Speed is something which is particularly high for an athletic professional golfer. Here are remarks from ...

Putting Aids Used By Some Of Golf’s Best … Special report by Kiran Kanwar.

Nassau, Bahamas … Putting Aids used by some of the top Golfers of the World  … Special report by Kiran Kanwar. What would be the bottom-line most important requirement of any golf swing, including its mini-version, the putt? To increase the margin for error, given the fact that the club cannot help but swing in an arc, especially with the longer putts, simply because the two arms are locked on the club’s handle and are at either end of a centrally rotating spine.  A look at all the ...

A Wave Of Relief … Special Report By Kiran Kanwar.

Nassau, Bahamas … A Wave of Relief … A special report by Kiran Kanwar. What do golfers do to prevent and recover from the inevitable wear and tear to their muscles, ligaments and joints? Some are beginning to use a therapy which involves a device generating an electric current that work to relax muscles as they elongate,combined with special exercises. The concept uses neuro-therapy and has diagnostic, preventive, rehabilitative and skill training capabilities. This unique product is ...

Smart2Move … Leading The Way In Wearable Sensors Technology For Sport Motion Analysis.

  Smart2Move is a Swiss company based in Basel (Switzerland) and also in Austin (Texas), specialising in wearable sensors technology for sport motion analysis. The company has a dedicated engineering team specialised since more than 15 years in foot, posture & walking rehabilitation, we are developing solutions and devices for pros & consumers to analyse, improve, optimise human motion performance. SMARTBALANCE PRO   SmartBalance Pro is the first durable, wireless and portable ...