TPItv – August 6, 2010 Friday Fix
By Joe Hafera
Dr Paul Hurrion of www.QuinticBallRoll.com paid a visit to Titleist Performance Institute to demonstrate Quintic’s Ball Roll software technology. Hurrion analyzed Dave Phillips putter and the two tweaked his posture, distance from the ball and shaft angle at address until they found the right putter, with correct spin profiles and launch conditions, much like the launch monitor software used to fit irons and metals these days…Full Swing Biomechanics, TPI, Tuition
Setanta College – The Sports College : Specialists in Strength & Conditioning and Golf Studies Courses
Setanta College will be hosting (in association with Harrington Golf) a Titleist Performance Institute Certified Level 1 Fitness Instructor Seminar on 23rd & 24th Jan 2010 in CityWest Hotel, Dublin, Ireland. Tutors on the weekend will include personnel from TPI (USA), Harrington Golf and Setanta College.
Applications are being taken on-line This seminar will be limited to 120 places only and applicants are accepted on a first come – first served basis. For more details check the TPI section of this site. Also visit www.myTPI.com
The weekend course will serve individuals from Golf (the Teaching Pro and Fitness Instructors and Coaches), Medical/Physiotherapy/Physical Therapy, Biomechanics as well as the Leisure Fitness Industry and Strength & Conditioning Coaches who work with or wish to work with golfers at all levels of the game.
An added feature is the On-line Pre-Level 1 reading course which has an additonal cost to the main seminar. While this pre-reading is not essential for participation in the seminar, the course will give you preparatory and background understanding so that you will be well equipped for the seminar. In addition the On-line Pre-level 1 reading course continues after the seminar to help prepare you for the TPI Level 1 Golf Fitness Instructor examination
For delivery of TPI Level 1 Course and Pre-Course Reading Programme : Logon to: www.setantacollege.com
Full Swing Biomechanics, Putting Biomechanics, TPI
The TPI Level 2 Biomechanics sourse was held in Oceanside, CA. June 21 & 22 2008. Over 50 people registered for the course, along with the TPI Biomechanics Advisory board. It was a very interesting 2 days, followed by an advisory board meeting…
The second level in Biomechanics track is designed to teach the golf professional how to identify and overcome any physical restrictions that are limiting your students potential. The workshop featured the latest in 3D Motion capture, kinematic sequences, the big 12 swing faults and the most recent research and development in the field of golf swing analysis.
The course was taught by TPI Co-Founders Dr. Greg Rose & Phil Cheetham.
I would encourage anybody serious into the mechanics of the golf swing to do Level 1 as soon as possible. You never stop learning…