TTSG EPISODE 026 – Talking Indoor Golf With Bob O’Brien

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Bob O’Brien outside Pinnacle Golf Club in Rockville Centre, New York

In this week’s episode we’re talking indoor golf with Bob O’Brien. More than a decade ago the former Wheatley Hills Golf Club Assistant Pro tired of trekking south every winter but didn’t want to have to put away his clubs until the following spring. The solution: Pinnacle Golf Club, Bob’s indoor golf facility in his hometown, Rockville Centre, New York.

Both members and non-members have access to golf simulators and practice times. Lessons are available as well.

Among the topics discussed:
– How Bob’s experience at Wheatley Hills helped inspire his indoor facility(1:46)
– Bob’s unique pricing philosophy(10:50)
– Why Pinnacle Golf Club has survived and thrived(15:03)
– The various renowned courses his simulators offer(22:44)
– PGC’s Junior League(25:33)

Bob O’Brien gives putting instruction to junior golfer

Timmy O’Brien cranks a 275 yard drive into Pinnacle Golf Club simulator

Visual read out from simulator measuring distance, launch angle, clubhead speed…etc

For more information on Bob’s indoor facility log onto:pinnaclegolfclubrvc.com

TTSG EPISODE 025 – Talking The NJPGA Junior Tour with Greg Zohovetz

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New Jersey Section Junior PGA Championship at Fiddlers Elbow CC in Bedminster Township.

In this week’s episode we’re talking the New Jersey PGA Junior Tour with Greg Zohovetz. Greg is the NJPGA Junior Tour Director along with being in charge of Player Development.

Throughout the 2017 season 600 golfers participated in the NJPGA Junior Tour.

Among the topics discussed:

– The NJPGA Junior Tour final event of the season. The Precision Pro Invite-Bustard Memorial(1:52)
– How young golfers can get involved with the NJPGA Junior Tour(4:30)
– The road from junior golf to collegiate golf(10:16)
– The increased participation in the NJPGA Junior Tour(14:20)
– The NJPGA Junior Tour growth initiatives for 2018(17:44)

NJPGA Junior Tour Director Greg Zohovetz

The NJPGA Junior Tour season culminated with the Pro Precision Invite-Bustard Memorial at Old York Country Club in Columbus.

Boys Division Award Winners at NJPGA Junior Tour Precision Pro Invite at Old York CC, Colombus

Girls Division Award Winners at the NJPGA Junior Tour Precision Pro Invite at Old York CC, Colombus

For more on the NJPGA Junior Tour log onto:http://newjersey.pga.com/