Importance of Clubfitting in Modern Golf

Presented by PING Golf's Erik Henrikson

54 Enrolled Intermediate Certificate: No English (US)

Course Description

PING Golf's Director of Innovation & Testing Erik Henriskon gives a presentation about the importance of club fitting in modern golf. PING's Shannon Johnson and LeAnna Wicks Tapp join Erik for a panel discussion.

Students must earn a score of 70% to pass the Proficiency Test to complete the class.

Once completed, this class qualifies for 1 PGA Education MSR.

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Erik Henrikson is currently the Director of Innovation and Testing at PING Golf. He obtained his Ph.D. in aerospace engineering from Arizona State University in 2010, where he studied plasma physics and micro-satellite propulsion. Since starting at PING in 2010 as a research engineer, Erik has played a part in the development of various technologies and projects. His primary areas of research include aerodynamics, inertial sensors, friction, impact dynamics, club fitting, and motion capture.

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  • aerodynamics
  • inertial sensors
  • friction
  • impact dynamics
  • club fitting and motion capture

Course Completion rule

  • Traversal rule : Lectures must all be seen and completed sequentially
  • All lectures must be completed
  • User must pass all tests to download certificate

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