HJGT x Blast Motion Join Forces to Benefit Junior Golfers Worldwide
(San Marcos, Calif., – October 17, 2023) – Today, Blast Motion, the leader in swing analysis, player development and improvement, announced a new partnership with the Hurricane Junior Golf Tour (HJGT), the world’s largest operator of multi-day junior golf events.
The new partnership brings Blast Motion’s swing sensors to over 7,000 junior golfers competing more than 20,000 times annually on the Hurricane Tour, further enhancing the junior golf experience for aspiring young players worldwide. This collaboration will elevate the junior golf experience for families domestically and internationally, with Blast Motion making its first live appearance at HJGT’s prestigious end-of-the-year National Championships Weekend held in Orlando, FL.
“Adding an industry pioneer like Blast Motion elevates the Hurricane Tour Experience to new levels for junior golf families,” stated Rex Grayner, HJGT Vice President of Business Development. “Blast Motion’s commitment to growing the game perfectly aligns with our mission, and the more we can continue serving young men and women with advanced insights, breakthrough technologies and quality education, the more we can continue enhancing and supporting the careers of thousands of aspiring young golfers worldwide.”
Blast is the #1 swing & stroke analyzer in the game, trusted by over 200+ tour pros. Blast’s swing & stroke analyzer (sensor) attaches to the grip of any putter, metal wood, iron, or wedge, providing real-time feedback with any swing or stroke by automatically sending metrics to a smart phone app (iOS and Android compatible) and generating insights that help you to improve.
“This exciting partnership with the HJGT grows our community of youth golfers,” said Blast Motion, VP, Business Development, Mike Woods. “Blast’s player improvement technology offering, with the collaboration of the Hurricane Tour goals of the player improvement journey, will give players the ability to enhance all aspects of their game and improve their competitive tournament performance.”
About Blast Motion
Based in Carlsbad, California, Blast Motion is an information company that provides motion analysis and performance insights. By intelligently combining the bio-mechanics of movement with sensor data, video capture technology, and cloud-based software services, Blast has redefined the way people coach, recruit, train, analyze, and improve their game. For additional information on Blast Motion, please visit: blastmotion.com
About Hurricane Junior Golf Tour
The HJGT is the world’s largest multi-day junior golf tour, conducting over 300 events in 29 states annually. Players ages 8 to 18 have an opportunity to play exceptional courses in a competitive environment with superb hospitality. The goal is to make every event memorable and instill habits that’ll benefit individuals for a lifetime. The tour recently announced international expansion to China and plans to continue its growth by bringing the tour to other countries as well. For additional information on HJGT, please visit: www.hjgt.org
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