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MIA Sports Solutions Proud to be part of NEW European Tour Performance Institute

12.21pm 20th December 2013 - Courses

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Jumeirah Press 2Jumeirah Golf Estates, the outstanding host venue for The European Tour’s season-ending DP World Tour Championship, Dubai, has been named as the ninth European Tour Destination, marking an expansion into the Middle East for the growing network of venues under the European Tour Properties banner.

The historic announcement, which comes less than a month before the climax to the fifth Race to Dubai played over the superb Earth Course at Jumeirah Golf Estates from 14-17 November, also coincides with the launch of the second state-of-the-art European Tour Performance Institute (ETPI) located at the spectacular venue.

The clubfitting and teaching technology within the ETPI was installed by MIA Sports Solutions, leading distributor of technology products to the European Golf market and wider sport industry. MIA installed a full range of equipment within the first class facility consisting of:

Titleist Fitting Studio

V1 Pro Video Analysis software, FlightScope X2C 3D – Doppler Tracking Technology, 210FPS High Speed Cameras, 32” Touch Screens, High Frequency Lighting and Specialist Hitting Turf.

Biomechanics Lab

V1 Pro Video Analysis software, FlightScope X2C 3D – Doppler Tracking Technology, 210FPS High Speed Cameras, 32” Touch Screens, High Frequency Lighting and Specialist Hitting Turf.

Putting Studio

V1 Pro Video Analysis software, Touch Screen, 50FPS Cameras, SAM Putt Lab Wireless, PuttLab 5 Software and Specialist Putting Turf.

Performance Coaching Lab

Dual Indoor/ Outdoor Hitting Areas with 4 hitting positions and projection, FlightScope X2C 3D – Doppler Tracking Technology, 210FPS High Speed Cameras, SAM Balance Lab, swinguru 3D Analysis, High Frequency Lighting and Specialist Hitting Turf.

This, the Middle East’s first ETPI academy, boasting world-class training facilities for elite professional and amateur golfers alike, serves to enhance the status of Jumeirah Golf Estates as one of the region’s most exciting new all-round golf complexes. The latest ETPI follows in the footsteps of the inaugural facility at Terre Blanche, where the AlbatrosGolfPerformanceCenter was officially launched as the first ETPI in March, 2012.

Neal Graham, General Manager – Club Operations, at Jumeirah Golf Estates, added: “The ETPI will be one of the finest instructional facilities in the world, designed specifically to enhance the performance of members, guests and visitors to the club, enabling them to fine tune and hone their game throughout the year, utilising the very latest in cutting-edge technology.

MIA Sports Solutions www.miasportssolutions.com and www.miasportstechnology.com

Jumeirah Golf Estates www.jumeirahgolfestates.com

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