Sureshot are giving away free protective cover to celebrate the EGU’s decision to allow GPS devices in championship events.

Sureshot are giving away free protective cover worth £19.99 to celebrate the EGU’s decision to allow GPS measuring devices in championship events.
To commemorate the English Golf Union’s decision to allow distance measuring devices to be used in all its championships in 2009, leading GPS manufacturer Sureshot has launched an exclusive offer of a free protective cover worth £19.99 with every Sureshot 8800 bought before December 22nd.
Rod Brown, Managing Director of Motocaddy who are the exclusive distributor of Sureshot in Europe said, “I think the EGU have made a fantastic decision allowing distance measuring devices to be used in competition and we wanted to mark this breakthrough with a special offer for our customers.”
“We have found that not only does the Sureshot 8800 give golfers precise distance information it also enhances their experience and speeds up the pace of play,” he added.
Sureshot believe that their 8800 Golf GPS rangefinder is without question the best value golf GPS unit on the market.
It boasts a full colour screen, an incredibly accurate GPS receiver accurate to within 1 yard and best of all you can record your vital golfing statistics during your round including fairways and greens hit in regulation, putts per hole, sand saves and your average driving distance for the round.
The 8800 is extremely lightweight and comes standard with a World Charger and a high performance Lithium Ion rechargeable battery which lasts up to 36-holes’ play in any one day.
An ever-growing number of 12,000 courses worldwide, including 2,300 in the UK, have already been mapped and can be downloaded directly from the Sureshot website, Silver membership comes as standard with the 8800 and includes three free course downloads per year. Other membership packages are available and further information is available on the Sureshot GPS website.
The new Sureshot GPS 8800 retails at £199.99 and is available direct from the Motocaddy website at or from leading pro shops and golf retailers across the UK and Europe.