Lumine Golf venue of THE MASTERS finals
02nd October, BARCELONA, -Lumine Mediterránea Beach & Golf Community has been confirmed again as the venue for the final event of the 2015 Volvik Long Drivers European Tour season, THE MASTERS LDET CUP. The championship will take place next 27 & 28 November and will be the last time of the season to see the bombers; Maurice Allen (USA, current #1 of the ranking), Frederik Frost (DEN), Mauro Benaglio (CH), Scott Beaven (ENG) and Dewald Lubbe (SAF) among others will compete for one of the most coveted titles in the world of long driving. This will be the second time that Lumine Golf & Beach Club hosts a long drive competition. MORE INFO
The scenario of the FRANCE LDET Champ: Domaine de Barbossi (Cannes)
Don't miss the FRANCE LDET Championship, next 16th & 17th October 2015 at Domaine de Barbossi, near Cannes.
Click the photos to watch the video of the resort! See you there!
Watch the Long Drivers swings
Watch and enjoy all the swings of some of the players who were competing last weekend at the SPAIN LDET Championship in Mijas: Persson, Beaven, Allen, Lubbe...and company. Thanks to Matthew Parry and Jason Floyd Academy.
Ranking updated after the Spanish event
Maurice Allen still leading it followed by Dewald Lubbe and Frederik Frost with just 200 points of difference between them. Andreas Persson lifts eight positions to climb to the Top10 after his win at Mijas Golf. Scott Beaven is now very close to the Top3! Next tournament: FRANCE LDET next 16 & 17 October at Domaine de Barbossi (Cannes). RANKING
Andreas Persson is back: CHAMPION of the Spain LDET Championship!
12th September.- Andreas Persson (SWE) has won the SPAIN LDET Championship held today at Mijas Golf. It has been a big and amazing final between him 368/OB/352 and Scott Beaven 356/364/OB. We can say that Mr. Andreas is back!!! He also got an Exemption for the World Long Drive Top-64 next month in the United States! RANKING // RESULTS
11th September.- The TROPHIES are waiting for the best players... Are you ready guys?? Tomorrow from 8.30am the SPAIN LDET CHAMPIONSHIP at Mijas Golf! SCHEDULE
SPECIAL PRIZE: Prolongo Jamón Ibérico
Special price for the most regular Pro player of the Spain LDET Championship.
Thanks to our new partner Prolongo Embutidos (www.prolongo.com), the awarded player (only 1 winner) will have to achieve:
1.- Qualify for 1/8 finals (between the 16 players).
2.- No “Out Bounds” sets during the day.
3.- If there is still a tie, with the players who get the first 2 points, then we will take the Longest Ball of the day between them to decide the winner of the ham!
SPAIN LDET, next 11 & 12 September in Mijas
For the third consecutive season Mijas Golf International will host the SPAIN LDET CHAMPIONSHIP.
It will be an amazing tournament with a very strong field with a lot of players from England, Usa, Spain, Sweden, South Africa, Switzerland, Denmark, Germany, Scotland...
Registrations deadline for Pros and Amateurs is 1st September. INFO HERE.
Sign up also for the ProAm.
Official Volvik LDET Ranking after Italy
The European ranking is updated after the Italian championship. Maurice Allen still leading it followed by Dewald Lubbe and Frederik Frost with just 100 points of difference between them and Mauro Benaglio, Scott Beaven and John McSloy very close. Keep your eyes on Timo Petrasch who has been leading all the qualifying groups this season and can get his moment very soon! It’s going to be really interesting to see all of them in Spain fighting between them! RANKING
Maurice Allen, big winner of the Italy LDET
Maurice Allen (354-372-379) has beaten Scott Beaven (361-367-362) in a big and exited final decided after 3 sets at Chervò Golf San Vigilio, Pozzolengo. We have seen big "bombs" today and the Longest Ball of the Day was 382y achieved by the champion Maurice.
Are you ready "hitters”?? The tee box is in perfect conditions for the ITALY LDET Championship at Chervò Golf San Vigilio.
The championship will start Saturday 22nd at 11am: Emotion, perfect weather forecast and the winner will be awrded with a World LDC Spot exemption….Don´t miss it!
World Champ exemptions for the champions in Italy & Spain
Exiting news: The 2015 World Long Drive Championship will take place Wednesday, Oct. 14- Oct. 21 at WinStar World Casino and Resort, located north of Dallas in Thackerville, Okla.
We are very proud to announce that LDET will award the champions* of the ITALY LDET and SPAIN LDET with 2 exemptions to compete at the World Long Drive Championships. The awarded LDET players will begin in the match play round of 64 starting on Oct. 18 at the WLDC!!
*Only LDET Players // Conditions of the spot/exemption: www.longdrivers.com/how-to-enter
John McSloy CHAMPION of Holland LDET
Video of the official training session
Do you want to be a LDET Player?
10th February. - If you have a really good drive and you think you can be the next LDET Champion join the circuit as a Pro. Otherwise, if you want to start as an Amateur and learn from the others how to improve your drive, the LDET is your circuit! INFO
Highlights of the Season´14: Inside the game
LDET PODIUM´13: Miller, Persson & McSloy
2013 Ranking: Miller 4.000 points, Persson 3.900 and McSloy 2.850.