The world No. 7 will characteristic within the Skilled Lengthy Drivers Affiliation World Championship in Mesquite, Nevada, from September 27 to October 1, turning into the primary PGA Tour skilled to take action.
Nonetheless, earlier than then, he will likely be making his second look for Crew USA on the Ryder Cup at Whistling Straits, Wisconsin, from September 24-26.
However in spending hours on the driving vary, the 27-year-old admits that he has broken his palms.
“Not essentially by going out and enjoying golf as a result of you possibly can catch a sprinkler head or catch a nasty break or dangerous wind. On Flightscope, you possibly can see the ball velocity quantity. And if you get hold of a ball velocity quantity, it is so totally different and distinctive.
“It is like a shot-putter shot-putting a brand new document quantity. You are looking for that full potential to interrupt by.”
Though his distance coaching has clearly impacted his physique, juggling it and his preparation for the Ryder Cup is not an uncommon expertise.
“I do it each week,” he says. “Is it daunting? Hell yeah.
“At first, after I was attempting to do it final yr, it was very scary. However now that I have been by it and skilled the worst pains from it and probably the most relaxed state of it the place I am not doing any velocity coaching, I understand how to type of steadiness it — for probably the most half. Why not go exhausting at life and do each?”