Global Patent Index - EP 0840639 B1

EP 0840639 B1 2000-04-05 - GOLF PERFORMANCE SYSTEMS

Title (en)

GOLF PERFORMANCE SYSTEMS

Title (de)

SYSTEM ZUR LEISTUNGSAUFZEICHNUNG BEIM GOLFSPIEL

Title (fr)

SYSTEMES D'ENREGISTREMENT DES PERFORMANCES POUR LE GOLF

Publication

EP 0840639 B1 (EN)

Application

EP 96925177 A

Priority

  • NO 9600166 W
  • NO 952730 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9702873A1] A personal golf performance system PGPS comprises an electronic score card (1) with a user interface with a display device (D) and a keyboard device (T) together with a personal data module (10) preferably in the form of an electronic smart card for transferring data to and from the score card (1) which is used, amongst other things, for recording the score for a golf game and calculating the adjusted handicap for the player after the completion of the game. The personal performance system PGPS together with a central golf performance system CGPS form part of a recording and monitoring system RMS for golf, assigned to a specific club or course. The central performance system CGPS comprises a data processing device (15) and is used for updating the personal performance system PGPS via the personal data module (10). The central performance system CGPS records and monitors data for the players and the game, and checks the calculated and adjusted handicaps, in addition to storing information on the course and the golf club's members. A method is specified for use of the personal performance system PGPS and the recording and monitoring system RMS.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A63B 71/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A63B 71/06 (2006.01); A63F 9/00 (2006.01); A63F 11/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A63B 71/06 (2013.01); A63B 2102/32 (2015.10); A63F 2011/0065 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

DOCDB simple family

WO 9702873 A1 19970130; AT 191357 T 20000415; AU 6535496 A 19970210; AU 694375 B2 19980716; CA 2226186 A1 19970130; CA 2226186 C 20050913; DE 69607626 D1 20000511; DE 69607626 T2 20001228; DK 0840639 T3 20000904; EP 0840639 A1 19980513; EP 0840639 B1 20000405; ES 2150685 T3 20001201; JP H11509118 A 19990817; NO 952730 A 19970113; NO 952730 D0 19950710; PT 840639 E 20000929