The Game of golf played indoor is termed as Indoor Golf. The indoor venue has driving ranges, chipping areas, putting greens and the machines. The business entities with Indoor Golfs also provide additional entertainment zones and drinks and food for customers.
Indoor Golf also has golf simulators; the simulator allows golf to be played in photographically or graphically simulated range in an indoor setting. The golf simulator consists of simulator mats, sonic sound systems, radar systems, optical sensor systems, and Camera Systems.
A golf simulator can measure the angle of attack, club head speed, spin, the path taken by the club head and angle of the club face, monitoring each facet of the swing and many more properties. The simulator can help the player with data for the areas of improvements.
Mechanics Of A Simulator
Principally the simulator tracks the ball flight or motion of the club head. Track the flight of the ball using wavelength, audio or laser sensors. Basically, the balls flight properties are tracked like the launch angle, ball direction and ball speed. Similarly, the club motion tracks wavelength sensors or other devices like cameras, lasers or tethers.
With proper locations of sensing devices, it is possible now to capture data on both ball and club for most accurate speed, directional information, and ball flight behavior.
Advantage Of Golf Simulator
A golf simulator installed in an Indoor facility has the ability to guide a player to play and practice in a control ambience. Indoor centres provide simulators for commercial plays.
The golf simulator is installed in many country clubs, hotels and resorts, offices, health and fitness clubs, and sports bars. Use of simulator is for entertainment purpose for the guests and practice area for the golfers.
Indoor Golf simulators are becoming popular for the residence also. The avid golfer has chosen to equip their homes with Indoor training facilities.
Dimension Of Golf Simulator
A golf simulator is approximately 4 to 5 meters in width, 6 meters in length and around 3 meters in height. Space allows a player to backward swing and follows through.
Advantage Of Golf Simulators
The main advantage for Golf simulator in Indoor Golf arena is the ability to play and practice in a controlled environment. It is easy to install it in limited space.
The simulators can help the players with data and measurements on the angle of the club face, angle of the attack, club head speed, and many more. The measurements help both the amateurs and professionals to know the areas of improvements.
An Indoor Golf can be arranged where ever there is enough space to swing the club and space for the training area and where the simulator can be installed. An Indoor Golf playing arena can be a low ceiling structure.
The players hit the golf ball in a net at a close range or a high dome because they observe the trajectory of the golf ball during the flight.