Days After His Assertive Move, Tiger Woods Makes Another Lucrative Announcement

Published 08/09/2023, 2:42 PM EDT

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Tiger Woods was in a good position with his new league, TGL, before he became the board director. His wise investment in the newest form of the league in the market has opened up a new market for him. Owing to its brand-new format, TGL is the latest step towards combining sports and technology together.

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And now, days after Woods became the new board member of the PGA Tour, the 15 times major winner has made a beneficial addition to his new Tour which is already filled with a number of PGA Tour golfers. The new additions promise better results for the thrilling virtual experience fans have been promised.

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TGL which will host virtual matches and is about to commence next January. It has added Full Swing, its new technology partner, Together Full Swing and TGL to build a gameplay technology that will support the league’s unique fusion of live sport and virtual action.

Full Swing is the Official Licensee of the PGA TOUR in the golf simulator category and is the choice of many golfers like Rahm, Xander Schauffele, and even Woods himself as the personal stimulator. He has said, “I’ve used Full Swing for almost ten years now and they continually innovate to make the experience better across their entire product line that I use at home and on the range. This is why I trust Full Swing to help power a majority of TGL’s gameplay platform.”

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The technology will offer a delightful experience to the audience sitting in the arena as well as the fans who will be watching from home. The game will have a shorter format version of team golf and will be held weekly with two hours of exclusive prime-time broadcast. Woods also added, “When we started looking at the technology required to make TGL a reality, I knew that Full Swing would be the key company I’d be comfortable working with to provide the best experience for players and viewers,”

At the event, the players will play into a giant simulator screen the size of 64ft x 46ft which is 20 times the size of a standard Full Swing simulator screen, offering the players and will give the players a fantastic experience of the virtual world.

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Full Swings brings a variety of virtual features to TGL

The virtual world will be designed by Full Swing and will feature custom-designed TGL golf holes. For assistance, Virtual Caddie will also be given to offer information on a hole-by-hole basis. The players will then move on to a short game complex that will use a Virtual Green and will have a 3,800-square-foot putting surface. The total features that Full Swing is offering to the TGL are Full Swing KIT Launch Monitor, Virtual Golf Holes, Virtual Caddie, Virtual Green by Full Swing, Gameplay System Architecture, and Full Swing Simulators.

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Though Woods is currently not playing he is still in a sweet spot thanks to his new role and the upcoming inaugural of the league in next year. Two teams in the league have been already sold and brought huge profits for Woods. Once all the teams are sold and the event kickstarts next year with the aid of this technology, Woods will become even more wealthy.

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Shafaque Taha

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Shafaque Taha is a fresh writer at EssentiallySports. She has been a golf enthusiast all her life and Tiger Woods has been her window into the sport and its legacy. Shafaque regards his iconic 2019 Masters win as her greatest inspiration in life.
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Manaal Siddiqui

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