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Golfers invited to V1 Sports webinar with Mike Thomas, PGA master professional, father of PGA Tour’s Justin Thomas

'Building a Successful Teaching Business while Raising a PGA Tour Champion' will begin at 2 p.m. EDT Tuesday, July 21

Novi , MI – V1 Sports (V1), creators of the industry-leading golf swing analysis software for teaching pros and golfers, invites the public to take part in a unique live webinar on Tuesday July 21 (2:00pm Eastern) presented by PGA Master Professional Mike Thomas, father of 2017 PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas, and titled “Building a Successful Teaching Business while Raising a PGA TOUR Champion.”

Mike Thomas
Mike Thomas

Thomas has one of the most unique perspectives on teaching golf in the industry today, having helped coach his son, Justin, to success on the PGA TOUR and to his first major championship victory before Justin even reached his 25th birthday. Thomas’ webinar will dive deep into his career and personal experience, building a flourishing life and business in golf.

Topics Thomas will cover include working with golf instruction technology as a coach and father, the importance of swing-video-banking to track improvement and the future of golf instruction along with advice for parents teaching junior golfers.

Thomas will also offer insight on the complexities of teaching in today’s COVID environment via remote instruction and home-studio setups. The presentation will include video analysis of the evolution of Justin Thomas' golf swing from his time as a junior all the way to his winning “adult” swing.

With the assistance of webinar co-host Derek Mousseau, V1 Sports Northeast Regional Sales Manager, Thomas will take part in a live Q &A that is sure to cover a broad and enlightening array of topics. Thomas will chronicle his own journey from growing up under a PGA Professional, becoming a Master PGA Professional himself, to coaching and one of the top players of his generation in PGA TOUR Champion Justin Thomas.

Thomas will also be covering the incredible ease of conducting remote video lessons with the V1 Golf app (for golfers) and the V1 Pro app (for teachers. Easy to use in a home, garage, basement or yard, golfers can use the popular V1 Golf mobile app to film and send their swings to the teaching pro of their choice and receive lessons with voiceover, telestration and custom drills. V1 recently surpassed the 4 million mark in online lessons and has seen an uptick in usage since Shelter in Place practices began earlier this year. In addition, the V1 Golf Plus subscription allows golfers access to one of the largest libraries of tour swings for comparison and exclusive tips and drills.

Registration is free and simple. RSVP online to reserve your seat for the Zoom webinar using this link:

To learn more about V1 Sports full suite of video capture and analysis technology for game improvement, including the V1 Golf mobile app and the V1 Pressure Mat, visit

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About V1 Sports
Founded in 1995, V1 Sports (V1) is the leader in golf swing analysis software. The V1 golf teaching software and golf training apps deliver top instruction by connecting golf professionals and golfers to improve performance. V1 is recognized as the pioneer in delivering seamless video lessons with integrated telestration and voiceover. V1 products capture, review and analyze swing video for the creation and sharing of golf lessons and instruction content. To date, V1 has delivered over 4 million internet video lessons by its more than 10,000 PGA golf professionals, including many Top 100 instructors. V1 Pro software is used by the most respected coaches, instructors, athletes and training facilities around the world. The V1 Golf App also enjoys worldwide leadership among consumers as evidenced by millions of downloads. Visit Follow V1 on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram at @v1sports.

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