Golfers having fun with their rounds can spend time on the course following PGA Tour motion by streaming content material via their golf carts.
Greg Norman’s Shark Expertise automobiles are in pilot and can roll out to pick golf programs throughout the U.S. within the spring, enabling golfers to convey all of the content material they might have in a lodge room proper to the course. By partnering with Shark Expertise, the PGA Tour can distribute its reside programming and on-demand protection from greater than 30 occasions by way of PGA TOUR LIVE and thru weekend telecasts from CBS and NBC Sports activities.
“The PGA TOUR is regularly in search of avenues to develop the sport and share our content material,” Rick Anderson, Chief Media Officer on the PGA Tour, stated in a press release. “Shark Expertise is an ideal instance of modernizing to maneuver the sport ahead.”
The golf automobiles from Membership Automotive will use Verizon’s 4G LTE, embrace excessive-definition touchscreen shows and have constructed-in audio system with Bluetooth connectivity. In addition to the PGA Tour protection curated from Verizon, golfers also can stream music by way of Slacker Radio and have entry to different stay sports and highlights, news and leisure, yardage info, and golf ideas from Norman himself.
“The PGA TOUR is main the best way in rising the sport, so partnering with their group on our revolutionary know-how was a pure match,” Norman stated in a press release. “We’re aligning with the business’s greatest and most progressive corporations and are thrilled to have the TOUR on board to ship the programming and content material that golfers crave.”