The HiSpeedGolf platform is an
at-impact analyser that captures both club and
ball data at an amazing rate to give unrivalled accuracy; resulting
in completely new levels of realism for analysis and gaming.
The engine room of the
system consists of the Golf Dynamics
sensor system and Laser Curtain. These use a combination
of lasers, emitters and sensors tuned to near infra-red frequencies;
completely invisible to the naked eye. The sensors within the strike zone detect at a rate
in excess of 5 million times per second providing extremely accurate
data collection. This data is processed by the analysis software to determine the club and ball impact
model and launch details. As a result the system is ideally suited for use as a
professional training aid, self analysis tool or for game play and
The strike area
has been developed to replicate the resistance and feel of real turf and the tee
area enables the player to insert a tee (plastic only) to their desired
Each system is connected to the Internet and transmits shot
details back to the GlobalPlayGolf website. Upcoming enhancements will include the individuals' shot data displayed online
for personal game improvement.
Players are issued with a free RFID Membership Card at
the point of sale which allows use of all features except Prize and
Leaderboard Challenges. To enter these, the player must
register their Membership Card on the GlobalPlayGolf website. Players
must be 18 or over to win a prize.
Global Play Golf Gaming Features
Round Of Golf
from the front 9, back 9 or all 18 holes and play as you would on a real golf course with the exception of putting.
When you reach the green, the system awards a one, two or three
putts, depending on the distance and difficulty of reaching the hole. The one putt
area is yellow, red is two putts and blue is three putts. New courses will automatically
be downloaded to the machine as they become available.
Improve your game with our series of challenges or pit your skills
against other golfers with the Leaderboard and Prize challenges. Current
challenges include: Longest Drive, Bunker, Freestyle, Easy, Medium and Hard
Challenges. Registered player scores are displayed on the
leaderboards either at the same range or at other HiSpeedGolf ranges, enabling
local, national and even international tournaments to be
Practice your swing with the Driving Range, a 400
yard practice facility with targets ranging from 50 to 225
yards. At-impact analysis data and ball tracks are displayed by
default in this mode enabling fine tuning of your swing.
The on-screen graphic displays the club speed, face angle
and swing path as well as ball speed, spin RPM, launch angle and
azimuth or ball direction.
Displayed in a prominent position at each driving
range, the Leaderboard displays the top 20 golfers of each challenge on a
large LCD display. It is also available on the website complete with a search function.