Jokes aside, many men and women have a strong interest in golf. They find it hard to get through a week without a round or two of putting. If your husband is such an avid golfer, golf gadgets are the best birthday and anniversary gifts for him. There is an assortment of gadgets on sale in the market. These technological innovations help improve performance on and off the field. Here's a list of modern golf gadgets to choose from.
1. A Golfing Global Positioning System
One of the most useful golf gadgets you can gift your spouse is a golfing global positioning system. Golfing GPS units make up for the absence of a caddy. Most GPS models are available in handheld designs. However, there is a hat version too. Attached within the brim of a player's hat, they allow his hands to be free. GPS systems offer different features. It helps estimate distance for each shot on the field. It enables a player to identify and avoid path obstacles in the pathway. It gives important information on the nature of the course being played. Selected GPS versions also advise players on the choice of clubs and drivers during the game. High-end models feature touch-screen displays and controls. They are made waterproof to withstand natural elements. The only drawback is the price; such systems are expensive.
2. Electronic Swing Aids and Putting Trainers
While all golf gadgets are highly functional, a selected few are more useful than the rest because they guide players in the game. Swing aids and putting trainers help a golfer work on his or her swinging, driving and putting skills. Golf club heads are fitted with swing-guiding gyroscopes. This is a unique concept that enables players to correct the swing path down to the hole. Other devices in this category are talking swing meter critiques. They have to be attached to the club. The meter comments on each shot rating it as good, bad or satisfactory. This instant feedback improves game consistency and control and pushes you to improve and learn more. The meters also provide accurate golf club swing speed and golf club head speed readings.
3. Ball Finders
A number of balls get lost during each round. Ball finders are radar systems that help find lost balls on the course. Designed on the same lines are golf ball spotter glasses. They highlight white balls in the entire landscape. Ball retrievers allow a player to pick up a ball without bending.
4. Ball Monogrammers
Ball Monogrammers are gadgets used to mark golf balls with the owner's initials. You must buy this if your spouse is highly possessive of his equipment. In addition to stamping balls with the owner's initials, you can imprint company names, sports team logos, short quotes or emoticons.
Beside the tech tools listed above are handheld score keepers, motorized ball cleaners, drink cooler clubs, cell phone docks, cup holders and cigar clips.
So, surprise him with one of these golf gadgets and make his day out on the greens enjoyable in the true sense.