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KZG Golf Announces The World’s Top 100 ClubFitters for 2018 – 7 from Australia /Nz

POSTED ON February 8, 2018 @ 10:08 am

KZG, The #1 Custom Proline in Golf Equipment, announces the 2018 Honorees for the title “World’s Top 100 ClubFitters”.

Seven fitter from Australia/NZ made the list – Australian Jeff Mansfield Golf Solutions, Murwillumbah Golf Club, Reckless Golf @ Dural Golf Driving Range, Albert Park Driving Range, GolfStix and NZ based 100% Golf Ltd.

The Top 100 are not stores, courses or centers.  The Top 100 ClubFitters are individuals … individuals who are true professionals.  They have years of experience in fitting.  They are constantly attending classes and seminars to hone their skills and have the integrity to take the time necessary to fit every golfer with the ideal clubs to improve their game.

“We are so pleased to recognize the ‘best of the best’ of ClubFitters” reports Dr. King, President of KZG.  “A majority of the golfing public are aware that custom fit clubs are essential to play their best game.  But the public still needs help in discerning who is truly a qualified professional fitter rather than a glorified salesman.  Our Top 100 list is designed to help golfers discern that difference.”

An independent panel of industry experts have set the criteria necessary to be considered a Top 100 Professional ClubFitter.  A point system based on that criteria was generated to objectively evaluate each applicant. To learn more about the criteria that golfers should consider when selecting a Professional ClubFitter, see www.kzg.com

The industry panel of experts include: Clay Long, renowned club designer and personal fitter for Jack Nicklaus; Gene Parente, President of Golf Laboratories, Inc., the premier golf equipment testing facility and producer of robot testing utilized by virtually every equipment manufacturer; Dr. King, President and founder of KZG, the #1 Custom Proline; Dr. Christian Reichardt, doctor of sports medicine and author of “Pain Free Golf”; and Ed Mitchell, President and Founder of Mitchell Golf Equipment Co., one of the top providers of equipment for custom club building.

This year’s Honorees hail from 21 countries around the globe: 43 from Europe and the UK, 31 from the U.S.; 14 from Canada; 7 from Australia and New Zealand; 4 from Asia; and 1 from Mexico.

TOP 100 CLUBFITTERS 2018

ASIA

Philippines

Francis Go

Custom Clubmakers International

2007-2018

Philippines

Jake Ong

Custom Clubmakers International

2006-2018

Singapore

Joseph Loo

XLNgolf Pte Ltd.

2018

South Korea

Brian Choi

Tayoon Golf

2007-2018

AUSTRALIA

ACT

Craig Smith

Point N Putt Golf

2013-2018

NSW

Jeff Mansfield

Jeff Mansfield Golf Solutions

2013-2018

NSW

Graeme Trew

Murwillumbah Golf Club

2010-2018

NSW

David Reckless

Reckless Golf @ Dural Golf Driving Range

2014-2018

VIC

Bryan Ferguson

Albert Park Driving Range

2014-2018

WT

Greg Ashton

GolfStix

2012-2018

NEW ZEALAND

Anthony Barkley

100% Golf Ltd.

2017-2018

CANADA

AB

Jordy McKenzie

Alberta Golf Works

2012-2018

AB

Rey Erickson

Erickson’s Professional Custom Clubs

2016-2018

AB

Lyle Helland

Simply Golf

2011-2015, 2017-2018

BC

Jonathan Lee

19th Hole Golf Center

2017-2018

BC

Frank Yang

19th Hole Golf Center

2018

BC

Tom Kuttmann

19th Hole Golf Center

2018

BC

Terry Stav

Golf West

2006-2018

BC

Chris Knight

Vista Ridge Golf

2009, 2012-2018

ON

Don Irving

Artisan Golf Co.

2006-2018

ON

Rene Grandmaison

Grand Lynx Golf Centre

2006-2009, 2011-2018

ON

Greg Rodrigues

Hi-Cor Golf

2017-2018

NS

Bob Spicer

RJS Custom Clubs

2013-2018

ON

Kurtis Sweeting

Sweetings Custom Clubs

2018

PQ

Peter Lamothe

Golf Option

2009-2012, 2016-2018

EUROPE & UK

Austria

Manfred Capelli

Capelli Golf

2013-2018

Austria

Andreas Lauss

Diamond Golfclub Ottenstein

2010-2018

Austria

Gerold Fiechtl

GF Clubfitting

2009-2013, 2017-2018

Belgium

Vincent Willems

P&P Golf Fitting n’ Fun

2011-2012

Czech Rep.

Jiri Votroubek

Golf 59

2015-2018

Czech Rep.

Milan Vantuch

Golf 59

2015-2018

England

Adam Wooten

Core Golf Ltd.

2018

England

Matt Pearson

Performance Fitting Center at Waterton Park GC

2013-2018

France

Herve Francillon

BackSpin Golf Fitting

2014-2018

France

Jean-Christophe Jarrige

Bretagne Clubmaking

2017-2018

France

Olivier Chalon

C.O. Golf

2013-2018

France

Arnaud Smaghe

Gard & Golf

2012-2018

France

Alex Amat

Golf Fitting Performance @ Academie Fabrice Tarnaud

2018

France

Marc Brossard

MB Clubs

2012-2018

France

Alexandre D’Incau

Pro Clubmaker

2012, 2013, 2015-2018

France

Jean-Michel Queva

Queva Clubfitting

2008-2018

Germany

Alistair Grandison

Bob & Son

2011-2018

Germany

Joerg von der Gathen

Club Align Golf

2013-2018

Germany

Jean-Marc Gruner

JEM KG

2007, 2011-2018

Germany

Gerald Friz

Golf+IT

2012-2018

Germany

Benny Pfister

Hole in One Fitting

2014-2018

Germany

Marco Burger

Hole in One Fitting

2014-2018

Germany

Richard Phillips

Richard Phillips Proshop M/S Tinnen

2010-2015, 2017-2018

Ireland

Nigel Shaw

Warrenpoint Golf Club

2015-2018

Netherlands

Marcel de Jager

Golfhunter

2009-2018

Netherlands

Peter Graham

Peter Graham Golf Center

2018

Russia

Leonid Spiridonoff

Golfeast

2018

Slovenia

Viljem Kern

Kern Golf

2014-2018

Spain

Mateo Noel

Fit & Golf

2015-2018

Spain

Daniel Lasseter

Fitting Center Under Par

2015-2018

Spain

Juan Carlos Garcia Diaz

Golf Planet

2009-2018

Spain

Agustin Sanchez

Golfinteligente

2012-2018

Spain

Miki Rapado

Handmade Custom Clubs

2014-2018

Spain

Tobias Widmer

Tobias S Widmer Golf

2016-2018

Spain

David Canet

Totgolf Clubmaker

2017-2018

Sweden

Anders Molin

Anders Molin Golf

2016-2018

Sweden

Marcus Karlsson

Golf Monkey

2015-2018

Sweden

Tony Guelli

Golf Performance Sweden AB

2012, 2013, 2016-2018

Sweden

John Ahlblom

Golfakademin i Uppsala

2012-2018

Sweden

Johanna Pyk-Jargard

Johanna’s Golf Shop

2008-2018

Switzerland

Giuseppe “Pepe” Naula

Pepe’s Golf-Clinic

2006-2018

Switzerland

Norbert Studer

R & L Custom Golf Clubfitting

2010-2018

Switzerland

Willi Vogt

R & L Custom Golf Clubfitting

2010-2018

MEXICO

Mexico

Juan Carlos Ramos

Golf Fitt Mx

2018

UNITED STATES

AK

John Gose

Full Swing Golf

2006-2018

AZ

Thom Harrison

Glen Lakes Golf Course & Learning Center

2018

AZ

Tim Eberlein

Golf Academy of America

2014-2018

AZ

Greg Marsh

Hole Out Golf Academy

2018

AZ

Tim Avis

Hole Out Golf Academy

2018

CA

Brad Benkey

KZG Golf Performance Center

2018

CA

Brad Whalen

KZG Golf Performance Center

2013-2018

CA

Eric Sherman

KZG Golf Performance Center

2016-2018

CA

Mark Goulet

KZG Golf Performance Center

2018

CA

Anthony Stagno

Mammoni Golf at Santa Fe Golf Range

2016-2018

CA

Phil Moore

Phil’s Custom Golf

2018

CA

Steve Tanis

Phil’s Custom Golf

2018

CA

Chad Dietz

The Bunker Golf Center

2017-2018

CA

Dan Rogers

The Bunker Golf Center

2017-2018

FL

Dick Cicero

Pin High Enterprises

2017-2018

FL

Glenn Southworth

Southy Custom Golf

2016-2018

FL

Michael Girard

Tree Tops Golf

2011-2018

FL

Alex Girard

Tree Tops Golf

2017-2018

HI

Allan Ano

PowerGolf Hawaii

2018

KY

Tom Barron

21st Golf Technology

2017-2018

LA

Ben Laverne

Academy Club Service

2015, 2018

NC

Karl Seibel

Golf Tech Studio

2008-2013, 2016, 2018

NC

Kelly York

Kelly’s Custom Golf

2010-2018

NC

Curtis Eudy

Leatherman Golf Learning Center

2016-2018

ND

Andrew Baumann

Golf Etc. – Bismarck

2017-2018

NY

Paul Sanders

Sanders Golf Academy

2008-2018

OH

Dave Freed

DV Golf

2008-2018

PA

Jerry Hintze

Clubmakers Shop

2006-2013, 2016-2018

PA

Dave Gedris

Oakmont Golf Center

2014-2018

PR

Hector “Blanco” Matos

Play Better Golf

2014-2015, 2017-2018

SC

Daniel Clemmons

The Eagle Zone Golf Center

2018

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