Last updated on: 8/1/2019 | Author: ProCon.org

Jentry Barton Biography

Title:
National Director of Fitness at US Sports Camps
Position:
Pro to the question "Is Golf a Sport?"
Reasoning:

“In the golf swing, your body twists, torques, and turns to create a violent energy. While using the ground as force, it spirally connects your legs, core, and spine to create impact into a tiny white ball…

Now, don’t be fooled. Golf is hard. Even the professionals have days where they can’t get it to go straight. The hardest working athletes still fall, and especially in golf. Golf is not just a challenge of the body, but also of the mind. But do not be mistaken, golf is a sport. The golf swing is a learned, yet athletic move.”

“Believe It Or Not Golf Is A Sport,” SCGA.org, Jan. 23, 2019

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Organizations/VIPs/Others
Individuals and organizations that do not fit into the other star categories.
Involvement and Affiliations:
  • National Director of Fitness, US Sports Camps, Mar. 2019-present
  • Director of Golf Fitness, South County Golf Academy, Arroyo Trabuco Golf Club, Jan. 2015-present
  • Administrative/Marketing Coordinator and Golf Fitness Coach, Hansen Fitness for Golf, Dec. 2012-Dec. 2016
Education:
  • BS, Elementary Education, Brigham Young University-Idaho, 2011
Contact Info:
Phone
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Email
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Website
US Sports Camps Profile
Other:
  • Instagram: @coachxgolf
Quoted in:
Pro & Con Quotes: Is Golf a Sport?