Partnership will introduce Chute Trainer products to retail market nationwide

November 9, 2015 POCATELLO, ID – Chute Trainer, Inc., an Idaho company that produces wind resistance training aids and warm-up devices for sports, announced a strategic and consultative partnership with The Duran Group. The Duran Group will facilitate sales and marketing of the company’s Golf Chute, Bat Chute, and other products into pro-shops and retail outlets throughout the US, and internationally through select distributors.

“For a small company like ours, having a strategic partnership with the Duran Group is very exciting and invaluable,” said Rory Erchul, Co-Owner and CEO of Chute Trainer, Inc.  “Their expertise, experience and track record of taking start-ups and making them into million dollar companies is impressive and we can’t wait to see our line of products in retail outlets across the nation.”

The Duran Group has partnered with numerous golf companies to achieve record growth in their respective market categories, including Cleveland Golf, Ogio, Ahead, Softspikes, Cutter and Buck and SkyGolf.

Tony Duran, President of The Duran Group, remarked on his involvement with Chute Trainer, “We look at hundreds of products every year and their respective team, and we seek new innovations which have the highest growth potential.  The Golf Chute, along with other Chute Trainer products, have the kind of potential to be a mainstream product which is affordable to all, and we’re excited to help expose the benefits of wind resistance to golfers, softball and baseball players, hockey players and more.  This is a simple, yet effective patent pending technology that has immediate results on performance.”

Distributors, retailers and pro-shops interested in selling the Chute Trainer products, should contact Tony Duran with The Duran Group (

Chute Trainer, Inc. is a proud Idaho company that launched their unique and patent pending wind resistance training devices at the end of 2014.  Chute Trainer products have been endorsed by several PGA teachers, academies and playing pros in the golfing industry and are now being introduced to the softball and baseball markets across the US.  All Chute Trainer products are made in Idaho by people with disabilities, a population often overlooked and undervalued.

The Duran Group ( is the largest Sales and Marketing Firm in Golf, working with a range of Clients from start-ups ventures to well established Companies. The Duran Group’s proactive approach to sales in the golf market, utilizes a combination of Inside and Outside Sales Representatives working as Team Members in a territory to provide deeper market penetration levels and a higher level of service to accounts. Over the past three decades, Duran Group Clients have been nationally recognized for outstanding revenue growth with awards from Inc. 500, Entrepreneur of the Year and Company of the Year.

More information about Chute Trainer can be found online at

Rory Erchul
Chute Trainer
Tony Duran
The Duran Group