Answers to your questions about our golf and sports simulators
Why choose SwingTrack?
The combination of custom design, high-speed camera technology, 15-in-1 sports systems and world-class service and support makes SwingTrack simulators the choice for those who are looking for the best golf simulator available.
What is a golf simulator?
A golf simulator is a combination of hardware, software and ball flight tracking technology that realistically simulates the golf experience in your home or business.
How much space do I need?
SwingTrack™ golf simulators can be custom designed to fit a variety of different spaces. For the best indoor golf experience, we recommend 15 feet in width, 10 feet in height and 20 feet in depth. If you have different dimensions not to worry, we can design a solution that works in any space.
Is there a difference between home and commercial golf simulators?
The core technology and design of the home and commercial golf simulators are very similar, however, commercial simulators can include additional software and hardware that allows the system to be controlled remotely and accept payment.
How many golf courses are included?
SwingTrack™ simulators include over 85 world renowned golf courses. Each course has been meticulously crafted to create the experience of playing on the real world courses.
What is a sports simulator?
Just like a golf simulator, our sports simulators use real sports equipment to provide you with an exhilarating sports experience. Kick a soccer ball against a world-class keeper, throw a strike against big league batters or toss a dodge ball against an attacking horde of zombies.
How do I update my golf simulator?
If your golf simulator has an internet connection updates will be applied automatically. New games can be purchased by speaking with a member of the SwingTrack sales team.
What is involved in a custom installation?
Creating a beautiful custom designed golf simulator for your home or business involves a simple 3 step process. Step 1: Speak with one of our solution specialists. Our solution specialist will discuss all the options available to you, and get some basic information about your space to pass along to our design team. Step 2: Review the design. Our design team will provide you with detailed drawings of your system. These drawings will include all the information you need including the location of power outlets and communication lines. Once you approve your drawings our production team gets to work creating your system. Step 3: Installation. Once your system is ready our production team will contact you to arrange the installation of your simulator. One of our technicians will come to your home or business and install your system and train you on operation and maintenance.
How does the ball flight tracking technology work?
Our SwingTrack™ Flight cameras track the ball at a blazing 2000 frames-per-second as it travels towards the screen. These high-speed cameras relay ball speed, launch angle, and trajectory in real-time to our golf software.
How does the club head measurement tracking work?
Our SwingTrack™ Club camera takes photos of your club head at 600 frames-per-second during your swing. Each image is analyzed all the way up to point of impact. The information is fed back to our golf software in real-time, giving you instant shot feedback. After each shot, these images are displayed on-screen.
Is the SwingTrack simulator accurate? SwingTrack golf simulators use camera-based tracking technology. SwingTrack high-speed cameras provide the most precise and reliable measurement and analysis of your shot. The combination of ball tracking, club head measurement, and sophisticated flight equation provide you with the most realistic indoor golf experience.
Do I need special equipment?
Unlike other golf simulators, there is no special equipment required. Our golf and sports simulators use real sports equipment with no special markings.
How do I putt?
Putting on our golf simulators is easy. Simply putt the ball along the floor into the projection screen.
Can the simulator be used for training?
Absolutely. Using an indoor golf simulator is a great way to improve your mechanics, analyze your swing and get detailed feedback on ball flight.