Ernest Sports Launch Monitors | Meet our brands
The Story of Ernest Sports begins in Atlanta, Georgia in the winter of 2012. Recognizing a need for golf data at the amateur level Ernest Sports introduced the ES12 Player launch monitor. This was their first of many launch monitors and set the tone for the quality and affordability that Ernest Sports still believes in today. Ernest Sports has since become a staple in golf technology for golf pros, golf club fitters, and golfers of all skill levels to help them improve their golf game. Their use of Doppler Technology Radars make them one of the most affordable Doppler Based technologies on the market today.
Golf Data & what it can do for you
Golf pros have been using the latest in golf technology for decades. If an amateur wanted to use golf technology they to track their game they would have to pay big bucks for a session with a pro to track simple things like club head and ball speed, or carry distance, and spin rates. Thanks to Ernest Sports these technologies have all become available to amateur golfers at an extremely affordable price. Launch Monitors like the ES14 Pro track all the important shot and ball data for under $500. The release of the ES14 changed the game for launch monitors and made it possible for every golfer to carry the latest in golf technology.
Ernest sports free app
One of the most popular features of Ernest Sports products is free lifetime access to the Ernest Sports App. This gives you shot by shot data on Android or IOS and is available for tablets and mobile devices. Get club recommendations on the course based on past shot data, skills challenge, and compare your stats to PGA and LPGA players. The app also simulates flight of each shot and shows trajectory as well as other crucial data.
Ernest Sports has a launch monitor for every player
One of the things that makes Ernest Sports unique is that they really cater to every level of player. Someone that is just getting started in golf will not want to spend 10,000 or more on a new launch monitor. Meet the ES12, priced at just $199 it makes it affordable for any player. The ES14 Pro is the next model up that includes some extra data for a player a little more in tuned with their game. They also have options for driving range owners looking to bring golf technology to their customers. The ES15 is the perfect solution for the driving range owner looking to increase traffic and revenue by offering their customers the latest in golf technology.
Of course then there is the ES 20/20. This is the launch monitor that is being compared to the most expensive and well known brands in the game today, at a fraction of the cost. The ES 20/20 features two enhanced doppler radars making it one of the most accurate launch monitors. Now that you have gotten a chance to meet all of the Ernest Sports Launch monitors lets check them out in a little more detail.
ES12 Player Launch Monitor
The ES12 was Ernest Sports first golf launch monitor. It quickly became very popular as one of the very first hand held launch monitors that were affordable for any level golfer. Around this time you couldn’t find launch monitors for under a couple thousand dollars. Until Ernest Sports came around. They revolutionized the game with the launch of the ES12 Player. The ES12 tracks the two most common data points, ball speed, and total distance. Both of these data point have a ton of beneficial uses to help improve your game. Even more benefits when you add in the Ernest Sports App.
The Ernest Sports app was made to help golfers sift through their data. It give golfers the ability to look at the data and translate it into lower scores. The Ernest Sports Club Caddy feature gives golfers a club recommendation simply by typing in how far away you are from the flag. How does it do that? The Ernest Sports app stores all of your range session data and puts together an average distance for each club.
With the Ernest Sports app you can also “gamify” you practice rounds and challenge your skills with the skills challenge feature. The app also gives players the ability to see their club gaps by showing averages for each club. This can be very beneficial as its hard to know and see all of your club averages with out it. Now you can fix any large gaps in between clubs which will lower your scores.
The ES12 Player changed the market in 2012, I think you can see why. Ernest Sports saw a huge growing market and had the perfect product to fill it. The ES12 Player got Ernest Sports in the golf business and would help keep them here for years to come.
ES14 Pro Launch Monitor
The ES14 Pro wan’t far behind the ES12, just a few years later Ernest Sports took a market that was growing to the next level. Players simply demanded more. At this point every golf pro was using data to help them improve. Of course this was going on for years before, but having critical ball speed and club data made it even easier to find weaknesses in your numbers.
The ES14 Pro brought game improvement, club fitting, and coaching to whole new levels. The ES14 Pro tracks all of the crucial data. You still get the total distance and ball speed but it tracks 4 additional data points. Now with the ES14 you can track club head speed, smash factor, launch angle, and spin rate. This gives you a complete picture of what is going on in someones swing and or your own and what needs to be adjusted.
With the ES14 Pro the app has even more features! Now you can see an animated view of the ball in flight as well as all of your shot data on one screen. These are the features that helped take Ernest Sports to the next level. They saw another opportunity and filled another gap in the market. The ES14 Pro is to this day, the most popular product at Ernest Sports and has changed golf in many ways.
Ernest sports es 20/20
Last but not least is the ES20/20. The ES20/20 is the launch monitor sure to take on all of the higher end launch monitors. It is a much lower price than many of the top of the line launch monitors that the pros use. At the same time it tracks a lot of the same data for a fraction of the cost. The ES20/20 features the ability to be used as a launch monitor and offers full golf simulation gameplay. It also features a long 8 hour battery life and tracks 22 data points!
The ES2020 tracks all 6 data points on previous models while adding in some really important ones. It breaks down distance into 5 factors showing total distance, carry distance, roll, and lateral carry distance and lateral total distance. For ball data it also adds in the ability to track apex, spin axis, landing angle, and shows shot dispersion. These additional ball tracking features make the ES2020 a great value for low to mid handicap golfers.
The most amazing part of the ES2020 is its club tracking features. It uses ultra high speed cameras to track the most important club data available today. Now you can see your clubs face angle, face to path, spin loft and angle of attack. All of these features of course have the ability to be used and transferred to the Ernest Sports app which is where you can really make the adjustments to lower your scores.
It’s easy to see how Ernest Sports has cemented themselves at the top of the golf technology industry. Their strategy is simple, make cutting edge products and make them available to anyone. They have been doing just that since 2012.