“Finally, A Golf Mat that Lets You Swing ‘Down-and-Through’ with True Divot Action® For Realistic Practice – And It Even Takes A Real Tee!”
Improve your game by practicing on your New Country Club Elite® Real Feel Golf Mat ™ All year long – at home, in your own back, garage, shed, or basement.
“I had Given Up Hope… Until I Saw The Country Club Elite® Golf Mat”
“Dear Mr. McGrath,
It was my pleasure to meet you at this years PGA show. Thank you so much for your help with our custom MEGSA Mats and also introducing me to your new Country Club Elite Mats. As you know we run multiple golf academies and have been looking for an acceptable synthetic hitting turf option for years. I had given up hope until seeing your product. It provides a true feel with true results especially on a “fat-shot”. We plan on installing your product at two of our academies this year with more to come. Best wishes for your continued success.
Mike Bender Golf Academy – Lake Mary, FL
- #5 Golf Digests America’s 50 Greatest Teachers
- PGA Teacher Of The Year
- Top 25 Golf School
- Coach to the pros: Zach Johnson, Seon Hwa, Johnathan Byrd, Robert Damron
“The Golf Mat Has Surpassed All My Expectations”
“A little over a year ago I invested in one of your Golf Mats. The product has surpassed all my expectations and then some. Being a retired person affords me the opportunity of using the mat almost daily hitting several hundred balls at each session. The mat shows zero wear even though I have not rotated it. My sincere thanks and congratulations for giving the golfing public such a marvelous training aid. Continued success with your mats.”
“The Best Golf Hitting Mat Surface That I’ve Ever Seen”
“KZG is all about quality. We pride ourselves in our award winning equipment and our discerning practice of only working with the elite of the Professional Clubfitters. So, of course we wanted the best golf mats for our fitting center where we give advanced club fitting instruction. We ordered The Country Club Elite® Mats and have not been disappointed. The product is quite simply the best artificial golf hitting mat that I’ve ever seen as evidenced by the more accurate reads we are getting from out launch monitor and the enthusiastic response from elite club fitters from all over the globe.”
Steve Benzin Golf
Director of Education & Training Center
You’ve probably seen a lot of the garbage (literally) that the big retail golf stores are trying to pass off as golf mats. Most of these companies actually use the scrap from football fields or discontinued artificial turf products – chop them down into small mats – put them in glossy 4-color boxes – and try to pass them off as golf mats.
I started manufacturing golf mats back in 2000 with the help of a patent on combining heavy mono-filament fibers (at that time US Patent # US6106921 A) . My first product the Flip-It™ Mats where extremely durable but hard as #@!! to hit off of. Many clubs refused to use mats at all because the industry offering was so poor.
In 2005 after listening to PGA Members demand for something more realistic and easier on the body to hit off of, I developed the Country Club Elite® Golf Mat and introduced it at the National PGA show in January 2006. It was “the first mat that could take a real tee” and drew a lot of attention.
The buzz about the product was overwhelming and word spread like the old commercial “I’ll tell 2 friends” … “I’ll tell 2 friends. My sincere thanks to Top Teaching Professional Mike Bender and PGA President Jack Connelly who helped get the ball rolling 9 years ago.
The internet has also been extremely helpful allowing me to bring the industries best golf mats directly to you, so that you can buy the best golf practice mats direct from the manufacturer for your specific needs.
Most golf mats use a rubber tee of a predetermined height forcing you to adjust to it. The New Country Club Elite® Real Feel™ Long Dense Fiber System-TM accepts a real wooden tee allowing you to choose and vary your tee height for various clubs. Rubber tees can obstruct your club-head at the point of impact giving you a different feel than you get off of a real tee.
The Long Dense Fiber System-TM can even hold
a real wooden tee!
“The Best Driving Range Mat That We Have Ever Used”
“Jay, I wanted to update my letter to you. It has been a few years now and I know we were one of the first to start using your Country Club Elite® Mats at our Driving Range. We are elated with our investment. I believe that it is the best golf mat that we ever have used and our customers love the true feel of it.
I knew from the start that the “feel” of your range mat was what we were looking to provide to our customers, but an added benefit has been the incredible duability. We’ve had out first test mat for over three years and it still looks good. I will be ordering more Country Club Elite® Mats this fall to replace our old style driving range mats as soon as we can.
Thanks again for a great product.”
Walther’s Golf Range
“Encourages Effective Ball Striking”
“Your J.R. Mat has been a pleasure to use. Because of the depth of the artificial turf, I can practice on my deck without any problem or feeling of hurting my left elbow. I can hit down on the ball, thus encouraging effective ball striking.
It has been a joy to practice and get some good exercise without a trip to the driving range.
Thank you for making such a great product that makes it fun to practice.”
“Easier On Golfers Wrists and Elbows”
“Jay, I want to thank you for making these mats available. I am a foot/ankle surgeon that had developed both a sore left wrist and golfer’s elbow of my right arm that was potentially leading to serious impairment. Both of these injuries were a direct result of using a very poor quality and easily available mat for practicing during our snowy winter months.
I easily hit 100 balls a day in my garage and won’t follow my own advice and rest. Thanks to your mat I can continue to practice. Within one week my wrist was well and my elbow was almost non-existent and improving daily. Besides the obvious health benefits I find that your mat truly functions as you advertised. It performs like a fairway in feel and lets you know if you hit it fat, again without my wrist and arm taking the abuse. An added benefit is that it wears like iron. I wore out my previous mats within weeks yet your mat shows no wear.
Dr. Kurt Concilla
Foot & Ankle Surgeon
Although taking a real tee was what initially attracted attention (the sizzle) —
The True Feel when hitting irons and wedges has proven to be the biggest benefit (the steak).
If you ever hit irons off of a Driving Range Mat you know that a “fat shot” will look better off of a typical driving range mat than it ever will on the fairway. This is because the club will bounce and slide across the top of most mats giving false results – especially to fat shots. This is commonly referred to as the “drop-kick” effect problem that most mats have.
I first Started manufacturing high-end Flip-It™ commercial golf range mats in 2000 utilizing patented fiber blends and in-house tufting technology – at that time US Patent # US6106921 A. This technology was a perfect fit for the golf mat market because in involved combining heavy mono-filament fibers.
J.R. Mats, Inc. displays annually at the PGA Merchandise Show and I was proud to introduce The Country Club Elite® Real Feel golf mats™ at the 2006 world wide PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, FL where The Country Club Elite Mat was featured in the New Product Pavilion. The response was awesome. At that time the industry pundits thought that golfers wouldn’t be willing to pay for quality – thanks to help from PGA presidents, Top Teaching Professionals, and Country Clubs that previously refused to consider using golf mat – we proved the pundits wrong. use
Swing Down and Through
– Without The Bounce Other Mats Have.
“Country Club Elite® Mats Solve the ‘Bounce Problem’ Other Range Mats Have”
“I wanted to let you know that I truly believe your new Country Club Elite® Golf Mat is the best artificial surface on the market. This spring we installed 24 of your mats to create a tee line for outings and grass tee relief as needed. The product still looks like new and our members love it. It really does eliminate the problems common with most mats – there is no bounce and the feel really is REAL. I was concerned about forcing members to hit off of mats since we have always had a natural grass practice range. But the response has been so good that some of my membership would prefer to hit off of the mats even when they don’t have too. Please feel free to use me as a reference, I have already recommended you and your product to a number of clubs.
Thanks again for a great product.”
PGA President Jack Connelly
Head professional at Huntingdon Valley CC, PA
(PGA of America President 2001-2003)
Country Club Elite® Real Feel‘s Long Dense Fiber System solves the “fat shot problem” most mats have. The Long Dense Fiber System approximates the feel of a lush fairway. If you hit down on the ball properly the club passes freely “down and through” the top fibers of the mat. However you will feel the difference on a “fat shot” because if you go to deep the long fiber system will slow the club head down as if you’ve taken a deep divot or “chunked” a shot. Because the fibers are so long and dense they absorb and dissipate the blow for immediate and realistic feedback at the point of impact AND ELLIMINATES THE PROBLEMATIC “BOUNCE” OF MOST MATS.
The Country Club Elite’s® Long Dense Fiber System is specifically designed to absorb the blow of a golf-shot as true fairway would providing the most realistic feel that a synthetic turf golf mat can.
With a typical golf mat the club would “bounce” on the mat for an unnatural feel and false results. Country Club Elite® Real Feel Golf Mat is made from unique “spring-set” grass like fibers that move, absorb, and dissipate the downward blow of a golf-shot simulating the feel of taking a divot. Since the Fiber system is so long it actually lets you hit down on the ball so you can practice proper “Ball-Turf” impact which dictates the quality of a golf shot – Better practice means better results. Country Club Elite® Real Feel gives you a true feel so that you know if you have struck the ball fat, thin, or just right.
This is a brand new and revolutionary design for a golf mat. The unique Long Dense Fiber System incorporates spring-set heavy denier mono-filament grass fibers packed in so tightly that it can even hold a real wooden tee. The Long Dense Fiber is bonded to 5/8″ thick polyethylene foam using a specially engineered urethane stabilizing layer. The foam is designed to for added dimensional stability (As opposed to just using the turf itself). The secret of Country Club Elite®Golf Mat is the combination of these three components resulting in the best golf mat available anywhere. When The Country Club ELite® Real Feel Golf Mat is struck during a golf-shot the fibers will absorb and dissipate the blow as if taking a divot. However, if you hit a “fat” shot the fibers will duplicate the resistance you would feel “chunking” some real sod.
“The Golf Mat is Just As Advertised – Works Great”
We received the mat and it is just as advertised. Works great. Thanks! We would like to order a second one now that we see that the product is as high quality as it is. Please process another order for another 5×5 mat.
“Practice Better and More Productively”
I’ve been using my new mat it’s AMAZING. (the Other guys fell apart)
Starting last year I decided that during the winter I was going to hit golf balls into a net down in my basement for a minimum of 15 minutes per day to stay prepared for the next season. I bought a mat for $59 thinking that this mat, which was fairly thick would serve me for several years and give me a fairly true feel of hitting the ball from the fairway. The first problem was with that much use the mat started coming apart and I had to replace it the first winter. The second problem was that I could not tell when I hit the ball fat because the mat unlike natural turf allowed the club to slide across it. Your mat allowed me to feel when I hit the ball fat because it slowed down my club much like natural turf. I can also hit down on the ball with your mat without worrying about damaging the mat. That mat is durable. I’ve used it for a few weeks now and cannot detect any wear. I’m practicing better and more productively.
- Improve your golf swing in your own back yard with your own Country Club Elite® Golf Mat.
- Finally a golf practice mat that lets you “Hit-Down on the golf ball” for a true feel and realistic practice.
- Help reduce your risk of golf range practice mat injury with Country Club Elite® Real Feel’s forgiving Long Fiber System.
- The Country Club Elite® Mats are built to withstand the punishment of repeated use even by wedges thanks to it’s 100% spring crimped heavy denier nylon fibers with added UV stabilizers and better abrasion resistance.
- Lower your score and become a more consistent player by practicing more in your own back yard, garage, shed, or basement.
- For less than a brand new driver (do you really need one?) you could have a commercial grade revolutionary Country Club Elite® Golf Mat that will provide you a training tool to help improve your swing.
Country Club Elite® Real Feel Mats are typically sold commercially as 5′ x 5′ and larger. I recognize the fact that this size may be larger than necessary for home use, so I’m making some special “consumer sizes” available to you on this web site.
New Consumer Sizes (same great product):
Hitting Strips from 10″ x 30″
Mat Sizes 3’x4′, 3’x5′, 4’x4′, 4’x5′, 5’x5′, 5’x10′
For as little as $ 47.00 you can own a Country Club Elite® Real Feel Golf Mat ™ and start improving your golf game. You will recoup your investment with the money saved on range balls every time practice with your new Country Club Elite® Real Feel Golf Mat ™ (Not to mention the money you may win from your friends on the course). More importantly you will practice more since you will be able to hit balls in your own back yard (without taking divots), garage, shed, or basement. If your as busy as I am, I’m sure you don’t practice your golf shots as often as you would like – now you can hit 30 balls in less than 10 minutes at lunch, after work, or on the weekend whenever you can squeeze it in. I know I hit a few hundred balls a week more than I ever have and it is starting to show on the course – Since I started practicing in my backyard i’m scoring better, having more fun, and hitting a lot more “golf-shots”.
100% No Hassle Satisfaction Guaranty!
If you don’t agree that your new Country Club Elite® Golf Mat is the best golf mat that you have ever hit a ball off of and you are not 100% completely satisfied, simply send it back for a courteous, no hassle, prompt refund. No other golf mat manufacturer that I know offers this type of guarantee. You have absolutely nothing to lose.
SPECIAL BONUS #1
David Lee’s “Gravity Golf” ($29.00 value) eBook on the golf swing. David Lee pulls back the curtain on how you can teach yourself to golf using his unique drills to find the effortless golf swing inside of you.
Here’s what the Golfing World has said about David Lee and Gravity Golf®
“From what I have seen, I believe the teaching method you have developed could be applied with great benefit to all levels of golfers, and I am happy to give it my personal endorsement and full support.”
“Lee’s theory of Gravity Golf… is the method Nicklaus – knowingly or not – has employed throughout his career.”
“David Lee would be the only guy I trust… The only reason I played well (at the PGA) is because of him.”
“David Lee and I have worked together on my golf game for many years. His insight on the mechanics of the golf swing are, in my opinion, second to none… I highly recommend David’s teaching services to people of all ages.”
Chi Chi Rodriguez
“David Lee was 100% responsible for me shooting 61 in the final round at Tampa.”
SPECIAL BONUS #2
I’ll send you a Free Sleeve of the best limited-flight practice balls that I have ever used. To hit them is to love them. They feel like a real golf ball at impact but because of the design, they only fly for a short distance (about 40 yards). I couldn’t even hit a full wedge to my synthetic practice green before Birdie Ball, now I can even hit my driver. The hang time is great, so you can thoroughly enjoy a good shot. They also make a really cool “turbine sound” (kids love them) as they fly. They truly make a wonderful golf training aid because the flight is so true — you will know if you sliced it, hooked it or caught it just right.
SPECIAL BONUS #3
Adjustable Practice Mat Tee Combo! New Unbreakable tee gives you the Real-Feel tee experience. Adjustable height to fit all of your clubs (1-1/4″ to 2″ tee height)
Each package includes:
2 rubber tee holders
2 turn and lock tees
SPECIAL BONUS #4
Mike Bender DVD ($29 value) “One of Americas Top Ten Greatest Teacher’s” – Golf Digest and CCE Real Feel Golf Mat™ User has generously offered to include one of his Top Selling Golf Instruction DVD “Basics to A world Class Swing” which includes a comprehensive look at the golf swing with golf tips and instruction on: Alignment, Path & Face Angle, Grip, Ball Position, Posture, Body Turn, Takeaway, Transition, Release, Extension, and Finish. Note: DVD Not Included With Hitting Strips.
SPECIAL BONUS #5
(5’x5′, 5’x10′ and Deluxe Combo System only)
Free Video Swing Analysis By Top Teacher Steven Dresser ($39 value). For Golfers of All Skill Levels – More affordable than face-to-face lessons and more personalized than tips from books or a DVD. Steve will help you discover proven techniques to improve your golf swing of JC Video State-of-the-Art Analysis System. The JC Video Analysis software allows for slow motion viewing, frame by frame analysis, and side-by-side comparison of your swing along with being compared to what the pro’s do.
Choose the golf mat size that’s right for you
SIZING HINTS – If you want to hit driver we recommend a 5’mat in the heel-to-toe direction (3’x5′,4’x5,5×5′).Most golf driving ranges use a 5′ x 5′ range mat. My daughter is 8-years old and 4′ – 2″ tall (today) – She can hit every club in her bag off of the 3′ x 4′. The advantage of a square mat is that you can rotate it and hit off of all 4 sides to increase the mats’ life. Also, if you want to hit to various targets a larger mat will let you shift your stance on top of the mat more easily.
New Consumer Sizes
Please feel free to phone in your order if you have any difficulty
ordering online or if you have any questions.
(USA) 800.344.2115 (INT’L) 610.344.7225
NEW Golf Mat Combo Systems™
New Deluxe Combo System – 4′ x 4′ Stance Mat & Rubber Tray – 20″ x 36″ Country Club Elite Strike Mat & Rubber Tray with attached Ball Tray
$699.00 + $100.00 Shipping UPS*
Portable Twin Combo System – 20″ x 36″ Country Club Elite Mat with 20″ x 36″ Stance Mat
$197.00 + $25.00 Shipping UPS*
Please feel free to phone in your order if you have any difficulty
ordering online or if you have any questions.
(USA) 800.344.2115 (INT’L) 610.344.7225
NEW Country Club Elite® Golf Hitting Mat Strips
Note: DVD Not Included With Hitting Strips
(USA) 800.344.2115 (INT’L) 610.344.7225
“The Perfect Practice Mats For Our Training School”
I did a lot of research looking for the perfect mats for our indoor training center at our golf school. After narrowing my choices to a few companies, it was your testimonials that convinced me to go with your product. After using the mats for over 3 months, I too am a believer and find it necessary to provide my own testimonial. We use the mats every day regardless of weather as we perform all video analysis indoors hitting through 12′ X 12′ garage doors. Not only do they provide a realistic feel, they still look brand new and we haven’t even rotated them yet.
Thanks for making such a great product and best wishes for continued success.”
Steve Dresser Golf Academy
Golf Magazine Top 25 in America
2004 PGA Carolinas Section Teacher of the Year
Thank you for taking the time to view our site. I am committed to bringing you quality products and if you try them I’m confident that you’ll agree.
Very best regards,
Jay R. McGrath
P.S. Remember that the new CC Elite Real Feel Golf Mat ™ lets you hit down on the ball for a true feel and realistic practice. 4 great bonuses: David Lee’s “Gravity Golf” eBook, a Free Sleeve of limited-flight practice balls, Launcher Tee w/Lab Tests and Mike Bender’s “Basics to A World Class Swing” instructional DVD.
“I Can Hit Off These Golf Mats All Day Without My Hands and Wrists Getting Sore”
“Before The Golf Learning Center got your Country Club Elite Golf Mats I couldn’t practice much because my hands would get sore. Now I can hit off of the mats all day without my hands and wrists getting sore.”
Belfair Golf Learning Center, SC
“In Side-By-Side Test Country Club Elite Wins Hands Down”
In the spring of 2007 we ordered one of your Country Club Elite Mats along with one True Strike Golf Mat and one Fiberbuilt Golf Mat. My Members hit off of the three test mats for the full 2007 season and I’m happy to tell you that your mats won the side by side member test hands down.
My members really like the feel of the hitting surface and love the fact that they can use their own tees in it.
Enclosed is the order for 20 more units of your mat system for our range.
“Put to the Test Members want more Country Club Elite Mats to keep their swings grooved through the winter months”
“Jay, after putting your Country Club Elite Mat to the test I would like to order some more (order enclosed). We purchased one of your Country Club Elite Mats this past spring and my members have hit off of it for most of the season. The membership is very pleased with the product and insisted that I order more for the off-season so that they can take advantage of the warm spells and practice their swings. Thanks for putting out such a great product.”
Essex County Club
Essex County Club in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Mass., has been selected by the United States Golf Association as the site of the 2010 Curtis Cup Match. The dates of the Match will be June 11-13. Essex County Club, the sixth member club of the USGA, originally opened in 1893. During Donald Ross’ tenure as the club’s head professional, from 1910 to 1913, he completely redesigned the course, finishing in 1917. Since then, the course has remained virtually unchanged.