Entries by Hart Ranch Golf Course

Why We’re Thankful

Here’s a little secret to life you already know: it’s good to be grateful for the things we have. That’s not to say we shouldn’t have goals and work towards them, but taking some time to reflect on wanting we have already is always beneficial. Heck, we even have a holiday dedicated to that ideal […]

The Evolution of Golf – The New Rules of 2019

Part 1 Chapter 1 New Rules Golf is evolving, and as players we need to evolve with it. This blog series will focus on some of the ongoing revolutions in golf, including technology, instruction, rule changes and more. It’s said that you can’t fix a problem if you don’t acknowledge it exists, and golf as […]

TrackMan Glossary

Swinging out to play on the sim? Take a look at some terms so you’re prepared when all these numbers pop out at you: Club Speed – Club Speed is the speed the club is travelling immediately prior to impact. More Club Speed equals more potential distance. Ball Speed – Ball Speed is created by […]

The Kinematic Sequence

Take a close look at the above video, especially the downswing. Without reading further, take a minute or two and really try to observe what is happening. OK, since you didn’t do that, I’ll just tell you. What you’re observing is a near-perfect kinematic sequence, or what you hear golf announcers and great players call efficiency. You […]

The TrackMan Simulator

The TrackMan Simulator If you’ve stepped inside the Hart Ranch Pro Shop lately, you’ve noticed some big changes. We’ve gutted out the back room for our brand-new TrackMan Simulator, opening November 1st (which can’t come soon enough with the way the weather looks). Here are some of the changes from last year: Projector and Screen […]

Ryder Cup Preview

Ryder Cup Preview Hard to believe it’s been two years since the Ryder Cup was hosted in (kind of) our own backyard. The U.S. put on a dominating performance at Hazeltine National in Chaska, MN, (17-11 U.S. win) and the Euros will be looking forward to avenging the loss on their (kind of) home turf. […]

What Does TrackMan Do?

What Does Trackman Do? If you’re reading this, you’re probably aware that we now have TrackMan at Hart Ranch. This week, we’re going to give you some insight into what exactly TrackMan is, what it’s capable of and how it can help improve your game. TrackMan is a radar system that reads club and ball […]

The Trackman Cometh

The Trackman Cometh Besides the fairly recent revolution in golf ball and club design, nothing has changed the game of golf more than launch monitor technology. We’re proud to announce that we have acquired Trackman, widely recognized as the most advanced launch monitor in the world. Used by tour pros, instructors and amateurs around the […]

Hart Ranch in Autumn

Hart Ranch in the Fall “Cheesy quote about summer passing, leaves falling, changing colors, pumpkins and how lovely Hart Ranch is in the fall.” -Those of Us Who Golf Hart Ranch in the Fall Ladies and gentlemen, summer is almost officially over. That means the kids are back in school, football season is gearing up […]