Press Release

Leadbetter’s ‘My Personal Golf Trainer’ is world-first for Wii
Golf swing analysis & instruction by David Leadbetter now available at home

STOURBRIDGE, UK – First there was Wii Fit, now it’s time to slim down your golf handicap thanks to the perfect game-improvement partnership: the Nintendo Wii and the world’s best-known golf coach, David Leadbetter.

Using the unique, user-friendly interface that has made the Wii a global hit in millions of households, golf lessons are about to take a huge leap forward when the most advanced home golf product in history goes on sale in the UK next month. Read More

Golf Week | 2010 PGA Merchandise Show

Asher Wildman takes a look at the latest in golf training aids from the 2010 PGA Merchandise Show. Featuring tips from David Leadbetter, “My Personal Golf Trainer” for Nintendo’s Wii brings golf training to the whole family.

The Sand Trap

This is an amazing use of technology

I believe this is an amazing use of technology, and can be a great help, especially for those that live in areas where the weather prohibits golf during the quickly approaching winter season. The concept is great, but as I said before, this is not a substitution for formal lessons. It could, however, serve as a tool to give the golfer a lot of positive reinforcement. Read More

Phoenix Golf News Examiner

It’s the equivalent of a virtual launch monitor but with swing tips.
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LA Daily News

Wii Golf? Mais Oui…. legendary golf instructor David Leadbetter’s “My Personal Golf Trainer” is a cheap and painless way to get your swing analyzed without flying to Florida and dropping $5K on an intensive one-on-one clinic … Hats off to the big brains at Design Data Interactive and Professor Leadbetter — this is no toy, it’s a bona fide living room golf clinic in chewable bits and bytes. See you in the fairway….. Read More

World Golf Wire

Taking advantage of the new MotionPlus controller just introduced in June 2009, “My Personal Golf Trainer” is the first golf game to actually record and analyze the full golf swing.

To date, a few golf devices have given feedback on clubhead speed and angle of impact, but they cost thousands of dollars and do not include analysis of weight transfer, swing plane or tempo, and do not offer individualized instruction and suggestions for improvement. Read More

Fairways Magazine

Data Design Interactive’s “My Personal Trainer” series takes Wii beyond a game and transforms into a training device. Incorporating Leadbetter’s 7 Steps to a Better Golf Swing, “My Personal Golf Trainer” analyzes: grip, posture, alignment, ball position, coil, swing shape, and tempo.

Offering instructional videos and drills within each of these seven basics, players can improve their swing step-by-step and then graduate from training mode to the practice range and onto a full 18-hole game. Within the 18-hole game, after each shot the golfer has the option to have feedback from Leadbetter and suggested drills for improvement. Read More.

Golf to Impress

I don’t know about you, but I want to try it, and I want to try it now.

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Golf Blogger

I am quite sure this will stir up quite a lot of interest with you golf fanatics out there who are looking for a better standard of play and trying to find the ‘perfect golf swing’. Read More