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Charlotte’s Ballantyne Golf Academy hosts V1 Sports seminar on harnessing the power of V1 Pro and the new V1 Pressure Mat system

One-day seminar will be held Friday, Feb. 21 in Charlotte, N.C.

Novi, MI – The world’s best golf instructors are constantly seeking ways to refine their craft and use tools that make their lessons more dynamic and effective. To that end, V1 Sports is hosting a Seminar February 21 at Charlotte, North Carolina’s Ballantyne Golf Academy that will help attending teaching professionals harness the power of V1 Pro and the V1 Pressure Mat so students improve faster and instructors can grow their teaching businesses.


This exciting full-day seminar will help attendees become an expert at all the instruction solutions that V1 Sports offers. This seminar is targeted to teaching professionals who rely on the most accurate performance feedback in their golf lessons and will cover best practices in using V1 Pro system and the V1 Pressure Mat integration to make lessons distinctive and more informative. Attendees will learn in-depth techniques from expert guest speakers who include Golf Digest “Best Young Teacher” Jake Thurm, BodiTrak Managing Director Ryan Groves and Will Clark, V1 Sports Customer Success Manager.

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The newest version of V1 Pro Studio is the 11th release of our best-in-class video analysis software and a substantial technological leap forward for the pros who use V1 Pro platform. Boasting a brand-new, sleeker and more efficient user interface as well as unprecedented integration of the V1 Pressure Mat, V1 Pro Studio is the most dynamic software offering in the company’s 25-year history. The powerful combination of live video capture, swing analysis, graphic overlay, plus lesson creation and delivery tools makes V1 Pro Studio an indispensable golf teaching aid.

The V1 Pressure Mat System (, is the first portable and affordable mat to record balance distribution information and Center of Pressure (“COP”) during the golf swing, providing immediate feedback during a lesson or practice session. Combining real-time data on a golfer’s weight transfer with V1’s top-in-class camera systems and video software makes each lesson more impactful and can markedly expedite a player’s improvement.

At the Feb. 21 Seminar, guests will learn experts on the topics of:

· V1 Pro overview and best practices

· Creating and delivering voice-over video lessons

· Hardware and camera setup for high-frame-rate, high definition video capture

· V1 Pressure Mat integration with V1 Pro software and apps

· The 3 forces measured by the V1 Pressure Mat

· Common trace patterns and flaws

· Key pressure positions

· Speed and vertical force ranges

· Physical screenings and balance testing

· Club fitting and more

The sessions on February 21 at Ballantyne Golf Academy will run from 9 am to 5 pm.

Attendees may attend for a special price of $199 (normally $349). All attendees will receive a promotional offer of $349-Off a V1 Pressure Mat purchase through the March 2020.

Tickets to the February Seminar include breakfast in the morning and lunch in the afternoon. Those interested in attending should reach out to Regional Sales Manager Northeast and South Atlantic Derek Mousseau at for any questions or concerns.

CERTIFICATION: Receive a V1 Sports Master Certification, no prerequisites required.

MSR CREDITS: Receive 7 PGA MSR credits for attending.

AIRPORT: For out of town attendees, use the Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

HOTEL: Aloft Charlotte Ballantyne. Shuttle Service can be provided from The Aloft Hotel to the Ballantyne Golf Academy.

Check-In Date: Thursday, February 20, 2020

Check-Out Date: Friday, February 21, 2020

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What: V1 Sports Seminar on V1 Pro and V1 Pressure Mat Best Practices

When: Feb. 21, 2020 - Friday

Where: 13404 Ballantyne Corporate Pl, Charlotte, NC 28277

Hours: 9am - 5pm

Speakers: Jake Thurm, Ryan Groves, Will Clark

Cost: $349 $199 Special Pricing

Food: Breakfast, Lunch provided

Promotional Offer: $349 off V1 Pressure Mat Purchase (through end of 2019)

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About V1 Sports
Founded in 1995, V1 Sports (V1) is the leader in golf swing analysis software. The V1 golf teaching software and golf training apps deliver top instruction by connecting golf professionals and golfers to improve performance. V1 is recognized as the pioneer in delivering seamless video lessons with integrated telestration and voiceover. V1 products capture, review and analyze swing video for the creation and sharing of golf lessons and instruction content. To date V1 has delivered over 3 million internet video lessons by its more than 10,000 PGA golf professionals, including many Top 100 instructors. V1 Pro HD software is used by the most respected coaches, instructors, athletes and training facilities around the world. The V1 Golf App also enjoys worldwide leadership among consumers as evidenced by millions of downloads. In 2016 and 2017 Golf Digest ranked V1 the No. 1 Video Analysis Software in its category. Visit Follow V1 on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram @v1sports

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