Matt Nicolle wins in Estonia!

With his second win in a row, the English hitter continues on the top of the LDET ranking. 



Official training session of the Estonia LDET

May 19th 2017, Tallinn.- What an amazing tournament await us tomorrow!

Today we have had perfect conditions and players were hitting great numbers: around 385yards. Some photos of the training session. The Belgium Tanguy Marionex hits the longest ball: 410yards.

Are you ready for the Estonia LDET?

May 19th 2017.- This weekend will take place the second tournament of the season in Tallinn: the ESTONIA LDET Championship!! Amazing golf course, fantastic competition area (tee box+grid), Red Bull, Music + DJ... and LIVE on TV/Streaming from Matchplays to the big final! GROUPS & SCHEDULE

Estonia LDET will be LIVE on TV/Streaming

CONFIRMED: The Estonia LDET Championship will be LIVE ON TV-Streaming the 20th of May from 3pm (Estonian time +1)! 

The TV channel POSTIMEES SPORT will be filming live (with 3 cameras) from the Matchplays to the big final!! .Soon the link to follow it.

Order now the new Krank Golf Formula 7!

ORDER NOW your new FORMULA 7 driver now via LDET and save 100$ + Free international shipment from United States! TOTAL 499$!  

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Matt Nicolle wraps up the title in Denmark!

                It´s a breakthrough victory to start the 2017 season

May 6th, Silkeborg.- The bomber Matt Nicolle (355/376/365) wins the first event of the season after beating the Danish player Frederik Frost (345/379/339) in the spectacular big final of the Denmark LDET Championship. Nicolle achieves his first LDET title. The tournament was held for a second year at Silkeborg Golf Club. RESULTS 

The longest hitters in the LDET history

The longest hitters in the LDET history.

Will any player beat the record this season?

No Distance No Glory!

LDET brings the long drive to the European Tour

April 4th 2017- The Long Drivers European Tour is proud to announce that the long drive show will be featured at the Portugal Masters on the European Tour. The best 4 players on the ranking in September will be invited on Saturday 23rd to the Portugal Masters at Oceanico Victoria Golf Club, Vilamoura to do a special demo show in front of the crowds on the 18th hole. 

After the Saturday golf round, the best 4 hitters in Europe will show their skills and how they smash the ball with the driver. Spectators will also participate in the show and after that, the hitters will have a friendly championship. PRESS RELEASE

STAR GRIP renew with the LDET circuit

March 20th, 2017- The Long Drivers European Tour and Star Grip® today announced a continuation of their agreement making Star Grips an official sponsor of the 2017 circuit beginning in Denmark and running through the whole season.

Star Grip involvement with the Long Drivers European Tour continues this year as an Official Grip Sponsor, including a significant activation at every event of the season. “We are very happy to renew our sponsorship with the tour. We will also award the Top 3 LDET players of each championship with a set of our professional golf grips” says John Nunes , President of Star Grip. PRESS RELEASE

LONG DRIVERS EUROPEAN TOUR is proud to announce that KRANK GOLF is the Official Driver of the tour for the 2017 season. Krank Golf® is unquestionably the authority in distance hitting with 20 World Long Drive Championships.

With this agreement, Krank Golf will have visibility in each tournament and will award the player with the Longest Ball of the Day” of each tournament with a custom built Krank Golf Formula 7 driver.

We at Krank Golf are very proud to announce our partnership as the Official Driver of the LDET for the 2017 season. Krank Golf is committed to the Sport of Long Drive worldwide with 20 World Long Drive Championships. We believe the LDET is committed to expanding this amazing sport throughout Europe. We are 100% on board with that and looking forward to an amazing 2017 season”, Lance Reader, Krank Golf President. PRESS RELEASE

All clubs used in competition must conform with the USGA Rules of Golf which limits length to a maximum of 48”.

March 9th 2017.- Like the World Long Drive Association (WLDA) announced a few weeks ago, a rule has changed as it relates to club length that will go into effect immediately for all future LDET (Long Drivers European Tour) tournaments. The new rule states that all clubs used in competition must conform with the USGA® Rules of Golf (Appendix II, 1c), which limits club length to a maximum of 48”. The rule will be upheld at all the events through the use of a Measuring Tool for measuring club length. LDET will measure and check all the clubs during the registrations. READ MORE // LDET RULES


Relive some of the best moments of the 2016 LDET season! MORE PHOTOS

Longest Ball

Teemu Pitkänen (FIN) "Longest Ball Record" in 4 years of the LDET circuit: 440 yards!

The records

Here you are the Longest Ball marks of the  tour in 4 years:

1.- 440y Temu Pitkänen
2.- 438y Maurice Allen
3.- 433y Emil Rosberg
4.- 426y Vincent Palm
5.- 425y Timo Petrasch
6.- 423y T. Marionex 
7.- 420y M. Benaglio  
8.- 416y Scott Beaven 
9.- 412y Joe Miller 
10.- 408y Fredrik Frost 

No Distance, No Glory

Promotional video

The MASTERS LDET 2015: What a great and amazing show awaits us next weekend at Lumine Golf! VIDEO

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D.Lubbe champion of the Volvik Cup

November 27th 2015.- South African hitter has won the Volvik CUP beating Adrián Sánchez in the final by  370 - 356. CONGRATS Dewald! INFO

Watch the Long Drivers swings

September 2015.- 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.


Highlights of the Season´14: Inside the game


Promotional event

In Germany we organized a very cool event between the long drivers. Guess who is the best with the drive on the green? WATCH THE VIDEO

Final Top-3 2015

Final 2015 podium: Maurice Allen, Dewald Lubbe & Frederik Frost. FINAL RANKING // FOTOS 2015

LDET 2014

J. Miller champion 

Final 2014 podium: Joe Miller (7.000) , John McSloy (5.400) & Scott Beaven (4.000). FINAL RANKING // FOTOS.

LDET 2013

Podium: Miller, Persson & McSloy 

2013 Ranking: Miller 4.000, Persson 3.900 and McSloy 2.850 

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THE MASTERS: Penalty shootout

The long drivers have played a penalty shootout at the Torremirona football field. Jamie Kinnell (SCO) won the game.

SPANISH LDET 2013: Mijas bullring

The LDET players showed their drivers at the bullring of Mijas town the afternoon before of the big event.

Next tournament: 2nd & 3rd June

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