Include: Your name, hometown and graduation year.
Compile this video like a highlight reel:
- Start on a par 5.
- Add shots from a par 4 or par 3 if time allows.
- Don’t include walks from shot to shot or practice routines.
- Give detail on the club and yardage for each shot. This can be done in text on-screen or verbally.
How do I make a recruiting video?
13 Pieces of Advice for Creating Recruitment Videos
- Share the basic information.
- Include the right people.
- Highlight questions candidates tend to have.
- Keep the videos short.
- Make multiple videos.
- Keep it genuine and fun.
- Include a call to action.
- Promote extensively.
How long should your highlight video be?
Your entire video should be no more than 3-5 minutes long. And since most coaches watch highlight videos on mute, there’s no need to add dramatic music or special effects. Never lose sight of the goal.
How do you get noticed for college golf?
How to get noticed by college golf coaches
- Meet academic requirements.
- Know what requirements are needed in each division to compete.
- Attend multiple-day tournaments and become nationally ranked.
- Create an online profile.
- Contact coaches—and follow up.
What do coaches look for in a recruiting video?
Coaches aren’t just interested in the execution; they want to see how you react and communicate during gameplay. Make sure the quality of the video is high. You might have made an amazing catch, but if the camera is shaking and you’re out of focus, you’re more likely to be looked over.
What makes a good recruitment video?
Keep it short and punchy. According to Skill Scout, The average time candidates spend on watching recruitment videos is 1 minutes and 36 seconds. So try and create videos no longer than 2-5 minutes. With that said, it’s crucial you jump straight to the point with a hook.
Should I add music to my recruiting video?
Don’t Add Music You should not have music on your video, especially music with explicit language. It’s all about first impressions; this is a recruiting video, not a music video. Coaches are watching hundreds of videos and having to listen to music they might not like isn’t going to make them like your video.
Does a highlight video need music?
There is no denying the crucial role highlight videos can play for many student-athletes in their recruiting process. There’s no need to include special editing effects or music in your… More highlight video.
Do D1 golfers get free clubs?
Put bluntly, male players have a distinct advantage, and according to the current Division I coaches I spoke with, are routinely provided OEM (TaylorMade, PING, Titleist, and Callaway) equipment, free of charge, while members of a collegiate team.
At what age do colleges start recruiting?
One of the most common questions families ask is when college coaches can start contacting their athletes. For most sports, coaches can begin reaching out to athletes starting June 15 after sophomore year or September 1 of their junior year of high school.
Are golf scholarships hard to get?
Landing a golf scholarship can be tough— but it’s not impossible. Of the 1,318 schools that offer men’s golf, 972 of them offer athletic scholarships. However, these programs operate on an equivalency method, meaning coaches distribute their funds across multiple athletes, making full-ride scholarships rare.