The 2015 PGA Merchandise Show, the leading international event for the golf industry, was held from January 20 to 23 in Orlando, Florida.
The 62nd PGA Merchandise Show, held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida from January 20 to 23, welcomed PGA professionals, market leaders, and golf retailers from around the world to discuss the latest innovations in technology and try out the latest tools of the trade. Over the four days, the annual trade-only event hosted a PGA Show Demo Day, the 2015 PGA Teaching & Coaching Summit, and the PGA Show Days & Conference.
The 2015 PGA Merchandise Show featured the newest golf equipment, performance wear, training aids and accessories from more than 100 of the world's leading golf companies and welcomed top golf instructors, sports medicine experts, manufacturers and retailers for three days of presentations, keynote sessions, seminars, certification programs, and instructional workshops.
The event featured the latest products of more than 100 leading golf equipment manufacturers, including Adams Golf, Bridgestone, Mizuno, Nike Golf, Titleist, Wilson and Yonex. The product presentations represented every sector of the golf industry, providing attendees with a unique opportunity to spot new trends, hear from industry leaders, and network with any of the 40,000 industry professionals who flew in from around the world to see the latest golf equipment and learn about the business best practices.
The Power Reactor Swing Trainer and the TomTom Golfer GPS Watch were among the highlighted products at the event. Created by Reactor Sports, the Power Reactor Swing Trainer is a swing memory training aid that also serves as an effective fitness trainer, while the latest offering from TomTom provides golfers with instant access to 34,000 courses and helps them improve their game. The Cosmic Driving Range, a mobile, inflatable system developed by GlowGear Lighting was another notable innovation showcased at the event. The system uses smart targets and interactive lights and sounds to offer golfers a fun, social and competitive night event.
Golf simulator and training aid manufacturers exhibiting at the event also included aboutGolf, Game Golf, Full Swing Golf, Blast Motion, Sports Coach Simulator, Foresight Sports, HD Golf, and Golfzon. The featured exhibitors at the show included Garmin, BodiTrak Sports, Medicus Golf, Salmon Golf, and mySwing.
The annual PGA Merchandise Show is organised in partnership with The PGA of America. The 2016 trade show will return to Orlando from January 26 to 29.