In this episode, we speak with Dr. Steve Otto, director of research for The R&A, golf’s governing body. Given the traditional nature of golf, Steve stresses the importance of maintaining the balance between technological advancement and preservation of the game and explains how the research team approaches new topics and equipment. He also tells us about his transition from mathematics and academia to golf, and gives insight on a sports tech career path. Check out The R&A website and The Open for more information. Enjoy!