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Is American golf in decline?

Is American golf in decline?

America is the world’s biggest market for golf by a big margin and about half of the golf players and courses are in the country.

America is the world’s biggest market for golf by a big margin and about half of the golf players and courses are in the country. According to the Economist, about 30 million Americans were golfers in 2006, unfortunately, golfing has been seeing a decline in public interest since them. The Sports Techie community blog loves golf and the integration of technology such as range finders, GPS tech and apps to make the game more appealing for everyone no matter skill level or dedication to the game.

In 2013, 160 of 14,600 golf facilities closed, which also marked an 8t...

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Adidas FitSmart Fitness Tracker Sports Technology

Adidas FitSmart Fitness Tracker Sports Technology


The final sports technology piece to the personalized training puzzle is here. A new sports tech product designed for running, training and fitness, adidas FitSmart is unlike many of the activity trackers on the market today. Intended for the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers who are ready to take their training to the next level, adidas FitSmart works with an all-new mobile app experience aimed at helping people set and reach weekly goals, as well as commit to longer term training plans. If you are a serious or casual fan about achieving your best, then read on to find out more about adidas FitSmart.
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