Blast Motion Signs PGA Tour Professional Jeff Sluman
PGA Champion Jeff Sluman improved putting performance from 33rd place (2015) to 1st (2016) with Blast Golf
(Carlsbad, Calif., – May 25, 2016) – Blast Motion, an industry innovator focused on elevating player performance with its swing and stroke analysis technologies, today announced its newest golf ambassador, PGA Tour Professional, Jeff Sluman. Jeff has had notable success as a professional golfer, earning six PGA Tour and six Champions Tour victories, along with 150+ PGA Tour and Champions Tour top 10 finishes. Jeff credits the Blast technology with helping him improve his putting mechanics, allowing him to improve his putting average from 33rd place (2015) to 1st (2016) in the PGA Tour Champions stats.
“I was first introduced to the Blast technology at Tucson in 2015. At the time, I was having problems with my putting. The human eye couldn’t really tell what I was doing wrong,” said Jeff Sluman, PGA Tour Professional. “With Blast Golf, I was able to see the data immediately after making contact with the ball. I could now see that my back stroke was rotating the putter open 13 degrees and I wasn’t getting it back to square. Now after using Blast Golf, I’m down to less than 5 degrees of back stroke rotation and I’m able to square the putter up at impact. This allows me to make more putts.”
“It’s been rewarding to see an experienced player of Jeff’s caliber improve his putting fundamentals,” said Michael Bentley, founder, Blast Motion. “Watching him go from 33rd place to 1st place in his putting average on tour really speaks to the benefits of Blast technology. For both amateurs and pros alike, small putting changes can result in big improvements in their score.”
Blast Golf is specially designed to help golfers understand their metrics, focus on mechanics to improve consistency, and lower their scores. With the latest app update, Blast Golf supports putters, drivers, and irons, allowing golfers to fine-tune all aspects of their game. The Blast Golf application combines video from your smart phone with real-time metric and in-app video prescriptions, allowing golfers of all ages to gain greater insights into the finer details of what their bodies are doing and learn how to improve.
About Jeff Sluman
Jeff Sluman is a seasoned champion, achieving 12 professional wins on the PGA Tour and PGA Champions Tour. Jeff has consistently placed in the top 10 in tournaments on both the PGA and Champions Tour throughout his career. Jeff currently plays on the Champions Tour, where he has had 6 wins: 2014 Big Cedar Lodge Legends of Golf with Fred Funk, the 2013 Liberty Mutual Insurance Legends of Golf with Brad Faxon, the First Tee Open at Pebble Beach (2011, 2009, and 2008), and the 2008 Bank of America Championship.
About Blast Motion
Based in Carlsbad, California, Blast Motion is defining the future of personalized motion capture technology and game improvement systems. By seamlessly identifying and integrating real-time motion metrics with video highlights, Blast Motion innovations create a contextually rich user experience that enhances the way people capture, analyze, and improve their game. For additional information about Blast Motion, please visit: blastmotion.com.
Pricing and Availability
Blast Golf is currently available in the United States and Canada, both online and at major retailers for $149.95. Customers can also purchase Blast Golf from blastmotion.com. The Blast Golf app is available on the Apple iTunes App Store and the Google Play Store. Visit the Blast Golf web page for a complete list of supported devices.
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