HARTFORD – SwingU, the golf technology and media company, announced today that Jonathan Smith, a PGA Teaching Professional at the Mike Richards Golf Academy, located at Parkland Golf and Country Club, Parkland, FL, has launched the Jonathan Smith Golf app in partnership with SwingU Academies.
Jonathan’s experience in the golf industry has spanned more than 20 years during which he has taught golfers of all skill levels. Throughout that time, Jonathan has acquired multiple teaching certifications, including from the Hank Johnson School of Golf as well as the Golf Schools by Golf Made Simple. From 2016-2018 Jonathan gave over 2,000 hours of group and individual lessons while at the Golf Made Simple Golf Schools.
The Jonathan Smith Golf Academy app will provide students with an engaging, academy-like experience including a forum where students and Jonathan will share video, stories and interact on everything in golf; an on-demand library where Jonathan provides in-depth drills and instruction to help improve your game on the go; a student swing locker for filming & saving swings; and 1-on-1 lessons including swing analysis, prescriptive drills and individual training plan.
Jonathan’s experiences as an assistant golf professional and the Director of Junior Golf programs at Hoover Country Club in Alabama make it easy for him to work with all ages and all skill levels. Finding the cause of the golfer’s problems and improving the fundamentals needed for consistent golf of all abilities is what makes Jonathan’s teaching techniques enjoyable to all who have had the opportunity to work with him and improve their golf game.
Headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, SwingU is a sports technology and media company focused on golf game improvement. The company owns and operates top-rated smartphone apps across GPS, scorecards, statistics, instruction, social & ball tracing. SwingU Clubhouse publishes an email newsletter reaching hundreds of thousands of golfers daily. Lastly, SwingU Academies develops personalized, branded instruction & training apps for clubs, teachers, and academies. For more company information, please visit www.swingu.com.