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The Science of Golf: The Math, Technology, and Data

The Science of Golf: The Math, Technology, and Data

by Will Haskett
The Science of Golf: The Math, Technology, and Data

The Science of Golf: The Math, Technology, and Data

by Will Haskett

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The perfect gift for golf enthusiasts of all experience levels!
InThe Science of Golf, seasoned sports broadcaster Will Haskett examines the science behind the beloved sport of golf. The author covers topics like the swing, the body, the mind, the equipment, the agronomy of the course, analytics, and much more. Haskett explains what makes the ball fly, how different swings can accomplish the same result, why different playing fields impact each shot, and how a rapid improvement in technology has made the sport easier and more accessible. With insight from industry experts, sports scientists, and some of golf’s best minds, this book may surprise golf gurus and science geeks alike! 


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781510771857
Publisher: Skyhorse
Publication date: 10/18/2022
Pages: 192
Sales rank: 118,879
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Will Haskett has spent his career  in front of the camera and behind the microphone as a sports play-by-play announcer and host. He has also written for golf websites, including Golf News Net. Haskett resides in Indianapolis.

Table of Contents

Introduction v

Chapter 1 Contact 1

Chapter 2 Body in Motion 17

Chapter 3 Powertrain 37

Chapter 4 Six Inches 51

Chapter 5 Data and Decisions 67

Chapter 6 The Ball 85

Chapter 7 The Clubs 97

Chapter 8 Putting 115

Chapter 9 The Playing Field 129

Chapter 10 The Future 149

Acknowledgments 157

References 161

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