It’s basically microwaves reflecting from a moving golf club and golf ball. The change in frequency of these waves is what makes it possible for us to track what happens at the very moment of impact between club and ball.
TrackMan has a long history of working with golf radar technology. The company was established in 2003 with the sole purpose of helping golf professionals understand more about this critical moment in time. The TrackMan golf radar not only helps map these key data parameters - ball speed, attack angle, club path, face angle, etc. - it also captures the golf swing with a built-in HD video camera or with the use of external cameras.
Radar technology (also called a portable golf launch monitor or swing analyzer) is an integral part of the golf instruction today. Whether it is used for golf swing lessons, analysis, or club fitting, the golf radar and software are suited to be used by professional trainers, coaches, and players; as well as golf beginners. Our software offers games and other practice applications through the laptop or mobile version.
The golf radar can be used outdoors as well as indoor in a golf simulator environment. You can play and practice on courses such as Valderrama and St Andrews. Finally, to help you better understand the data and information, we have developed a unique learning experience. TrackMan University is a free learning platform designed to help you get the most out of your investement through gamification tools and easy to use calculators.