For those avid golfers here in New Jersey yearning for the spring to come to play golf, you have a chance to preview new equipment for 2013 starting today. The New Jersey Golf Show produced by North Coast Golf Shows will be at the Garden State Exhibit Center from Friday-Sunday. Doors open for the show at 12 noon on Friday until 7 p.m., 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on Sunday.
Tickets are $10 and are good for all three days of the event while children under 12 can get in free. Along with trying new equipment, patrons can get on-site instruction from PGA professionals, compete in long drive and long putt contests for prizes, buy and compare pricing for new equipment along with booking a golf vacation.
The main attractions for the event will be the live presenters. Former Long Drive champion Brian Pavlet will be at the show for all three days, talking about his life and career that has spanned 20 years. Pavlet won the National Long Drive Championship in his career and held the number one spot in long driving for 20 months.
Chuck “The Hit Man” Hiter will also be at the show all three days, showing off his amazing skills. Hiter uses balancing techniques, supreme hand-eye coordination and engages the crowd as he performs during his shows. Hiter holds the Guinness World Record for distance and accuracy while hitting a ball out of mid-air.
Golf Channel’s Michael Breed of “The Golf Fix” will be at the show during the weekend. One of the most energetic personalities on the channel, Breed brings enthusiasm for the game and for teaching together to make the viewer better at the game.
Breed has been the PGA head professional at Sunningdale Golf Club in Scarsdale, N.Y. for the past 12 years after serving at Augusta National Golf Club and Deepvale Golf Club in Manhasset, N.Y. as assistant PGA pro and assistant respectively. Breed was recently awarded the PGA Teacher of the Year award for 2012.
For more information on the event, please visit www.NewJerseyGolfShow.com.
The Garden State Exhibit Center is located at 50 Atrium Drive · Somerset, NJ 08873.