Maumee, Ohio — Forty year golf veteran Randy Henry, founder of Henry-Griffitts and consultant to aboutGolf, has been named coach of the Russian National Team. Randy also hosts his golf academy at the world famous Coeur d’ Alene Resort Golf Course. Henry will assemble a team of world-class instructors and specialists, as well as develop an instructional program for the Russian National Team. The team’s training will largely be done on aboutGolf’s golf performance technology products, including its aG Mobile and aG Balance Pro Tour.
“Randy is uniquely qualified to prepare the Russian National Team for competition,” says Nikolay Afanasyev, Head of the RGA’s Sports Department. “He has a proven teaching philosophy and methodology, exceptional equipment knowledge, and familiarity with the most innovative teaching technology.”
“It is adistinct honor to coach the Russian National Team,” says Henry. “We have already begun the work of building a sustainable and competitive Russian Golf Program.”
Henry will coach the team of 20 golfers in Port St. Lucie, FL. as well as numerous others in the growth of the Russian National Team.
For more information on Randy go to his website www.RandyHenryGolf.com
About Russian National Team
The Russian Golf Association (RGA) has been developing and growing the game of golf in Russia for the past 20 years. It has a reputation as one of the strongest growing golf organizations in Europe, and continues to grow and build its program. The mission of the Russian Golf Association – develop and maintain a golf course in Russia, represent Russian golf, through participation and play in the international arena, to promote the education of future Russian champions. To learn more visit www.rusgolf.ru
Henry-Griffitts is the pioneer of dynamic club fitting and originator of the lie board, interchangeable heads and dynamic fitting, as well as the club-fitting cart. Dedicated to the symbiotic relationship between swing and equipment, Henry-Griffitts custom fits clubs through its national network of H-G Certified Teachers and then hand assembles those clubs to the tightest industry specifications. Henry-Griffitts was founded in 1983 by Randy Henry and Jim Griffitts, a pair of golf professionals who recognized that custom-fit golf clubs consistently enhance golfer performance. Learn more at www.henry-griffitts.com
aboutGolf is a world leader in golf simulator and golf performance technology. The more than 20-year-old, Ohio-based company is committed to developing and applying innovative, state-of-the-art technology to enhance and improve the game for golfers at every level. Its products, including PGA TOUR Simulators, aG Studio and Henry-Griffitts Custom Fit Golf Clubs, enable substantive learning and improvement in the game of golf. aboutGolf operates in all regions of the world, including Russia. Learn more at www.aboutgolf.com.
aG Moblie is aboutGolf’s portable ball and club tracking technology powered by the same 3D, machine vision used in its PGA TOUR Simulators. The aG Balance Pro Tour is a portable dual-force plate technology that measures ground force reactions for the front/back and left/right of each foot through the swing and time synchronizes with ball and club performance data.
About the Coeur d’ Alene Resort
The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort, located in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in North Idaho and home to the world’s only floating, movable island golf green is a premier Northwest destination for discerning travelers. The award winning resort golf course, set along the stunning alpine shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene has been honored with Golf Digest’s Five Star designation and Golf Magazine’s Gold Medal Award with regular appearances in all Resort Top 100 listings in America.
The Coeur d’Alene Golf & Spa Resort | Coeur d’Alene, Idaho | www.cdaresort.com
For more information or questions about the Russian Team contact:
Consultant to the RGA
Head of the RGA`s Sports Department
Mary Beth Lacy