Product: Shadow Caddy
Innovator: Hubert Novak
Company: Your Shadow Technologies Pty Ltd
The Shadow Caddy is a hands free golf caddy that follows players around the golf course carrying their golf clubs, drinks etc. It allows people who have health issues such as back, knee, shoulder or hip problems to enjoy their golf without the struggle to pull a buggy or carry clubs on their shoulder. The Shadow Caddy lets players just play.
- Tracking is done in real time without using GPS
- Has the equivalent of three PC's computing power on board
- Incorporates a collision detection system
- Capable of climbing hills that a normal person would have problems climbing
Status of Innovation:
The Shadow Caddy is currently ready for market. Public trials are being conducted at four Melbourne golf courses.
Related Media Articles:
"Magic caddy a hole in one" - Helen Carter, Herald Sun 15 May 2008