Kohler Golf Season Opens with New Year-Round Swing Studio & Golf Shop
aboutGolf Simulators and state-of-the-art video monitoring equipment make Kohler Swing Studio a destination for indoor game improvement and entertainment
KOHLER, Wis. – April 14, 2016 – The Kohler Swing Studio & Golf Shop opens as a year-round indoor facility for golf improvements and entertainment featuring two aboutGolf Simulators, the official golf simulator provider of the PGA TOUR and Golf Channel. Golfers can play one of more than 60 golf courses for an unparalleled indoor golfing experience at the new location at The Shops at Woodlake Kohler. The Golf Shop features golf equipment and clubs, and logoed apparel and gifts from Blackwolf Run and Whistling Straits.
“As the only indoor facility in the state with this caliber of electronic equipment, the Kohler Swing Studio is an unrivaled destination for resort golfers and local sport enthusiasts to enjoy both practice and entertainment,” said Dirk Willis, PGA Director of Golf Operations – Destination Kohler.
The Kohler Golf Swing Studio features two aboutGolf Simulators – aG Curve and aG Widescreen – with the latest technology available in virtual golf simulation. In the coming months, the aboutGolf designers will be working alongside Kohler Golf professionals to create the course designs for the four world-class golf courses at Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run.
aboutGolf is continually integrating enhancements and creating new offerings including picture-in-picture technology allowing participants to play a round of golf while watching live television in an inset screen. During the 2020 Ryder Cup a studio guest can be playing the Straits course at Whistling Straits along with the pros while streaming live coverage of the tournament.
The Kohler Swing Studio is available for private events, corporate outings and as a venue for celebrations – birthdays, family reunions, wedding events, retirement parties, and more. The simulators feature a variety of virtual games such as skee ball arcade style game and entertainment features including viewing televised sporting events, movies, photo and video collages, and business presentations. The simulators may also be connected to any video game system such as Playstation, Xbox and Wii. League golf will be offered in November 2016.
Open daily, Monday-Saturday from 10am to 7pm and Sundays from 11am to 5pm. Starting April 22, the Kohler Swing Studio will extend its hours of operation, Monday-Saturday from 10am to 11pm and Sundays 11am to 9pm. Open golf hourly rates start at $40 per hour for up to 4 players. Packages, memberships and special rates available. A variety of food, drinks and adult beverages will be available for purchase. Call 920-208-4668 for information and reservations.
About Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate Group
The Kohler Co. Hospitality & Real Estate profile includes The American Club, boasting the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel property in Wisconsin, and world-renowned championship golf courses Whistling Straits and Blackwolf Run. Acquired in 2004, its sister property, The Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa in the birthplace of golf, St Andrews, Scotland, is a AA Five Red Star property and recognized as one of the most luxurious resorts in the world.
About Destination Kohler
Herb Kohler created Kohler Co.’s Hospitality & Real Estate Group with the reclamation of The American Club, the first and only Forbes Five-Star hotel in Wisconsin, and then built world-renowned championship golf courses, The Straits at Whistling Straits and The River at Blackwolf Run. The resort is named one of the top three golf resorts in North America, by Golf Digest Magazine. Kohler Waters Spa is the only Forbes Five-Star spa in Wisconsin and one of less than 50 in the world. The resort features 12 dining establishments from the Four-Star Immigrant to traditional pub fare at Horse & Plow and rustic country gourmet at River Wildlife. The resort is located in the Village of Kohler, Wisconsin, one hour north of Milwaukee and two and a half hours north of Chicago.
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