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Industry Notes: Thursday, June 1, 2023

USGA hires students for Pathways Internship Program

Uneekor: Announces a Father's Day promotion for its most powerful launch monitor, the Eye XO2. Customers can receive a discount of $2,000 off when using the promo code "EYEXO2SPRING" at checkout through June 30.

Women’s Golf Day: Founder Elisa Gaudet rang the New York Stock Exchange's opening bell on May 31. Gaudet was joined on stage by representatives from Acushnet, Titleist and FootJoy, as part of a new week-long Women’s Golf Day celebration, which will conclude on the anniversary of the first Women’s Golf Day, June 6.

V1 Sports: Collaborating with Valleaire Golf Club in Hinckley, Ohio, to deliver mobile on-demand instruction and swing analysis tools directly to golfers where on-site instruction does not exist. V1 Golf has provided QR code stations at Valleaire to connect golfers of all skill levels to golf improvement tools through the V1 Golf app and on-demand coaching through its mobile app.

USGA: Hires 20 students from underrepresented communities for its 10-day Pathways Internship Program, held during U.S. Open at Los Angeles Country Club in Los Angeles. Launched in 2022 as the Lee Elder Internship, the career training program returns as part of the USGA’s four-pillar U.S. Open community engagement strategy that aims to utilize USGA resources and expertise to propel a healthier future for the game.