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The draw of the Holland LDET

May 26th 2016.- Holland LDET Championship:

THE PAIRINGS: High level of players, tough groups, great show... Don´t miss it! Next 3rd & 4th June at the Amsterdam Old Course.

CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE

May 25th 2016.- The registrations for the HOLLAND LDET are closed. INFO

Amsterdam, next 3rd & 4th June 

May 17th 2016.- Close to Amsterdam Centre, since 1935 Amsterdam Old Course is one of the oldest Dutch golf courses (9 holes) with a historic clubhouse. Previously, surrounded by meadows, is now a rustic oasis at the foot of the Amsterdam Arena (AFC Ajax).

For a second year the Amsterdam Old Course will host the HOLLAND LDET Championship next 3rd & 4th June. Last season, John McSloy (SCO) won the title after beating Dewald Lubbe (SAF) in a big final for 2 sets 1. Will McSloy defeat his title or are you ready to conquer Holland? MORE INFO

Rosberg feelings

VIDEO: Rosberg in his first season as a professional and only 18 years old has won his first event of the LDET.

Highlights Denmark

May 8th 2016.- Highlights of the Denmark LDET held last weekend at the Silkeborg Ry GolfKlub. VIDEO

Rosberg surprisingly wins the Denmark LDET championship

May 7th 2016, Ry.- The Swedish Emil Rosberg won the Denmark LDET Championship beating Teemu Pitkänen with a best hit of 333 yards after playing three sets in an unprecedented final in the four years of the circuit. The second tournament of the season was held at the Silkeborg Ry Golfklub in the tee #1. RESULTS // PHOTOS

LDET circuit arrives in Denmark for the first time this weekend

- In its fourth season, the circuit will be premiering for the first time in Denmark on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th May. 25 players will be gathered in this tournament including the current European champion Maurice Allen.

4th of May 2016, Silkeborg.After the premiere of this tour season at the Fairmont St. Andrews in Scotland, the home of golf, the adrenaline of the long drivers tour lands in Denmark, which is a new addition to the circuit. The tournament will be held in Silkeborg Ry Golfklub, highly recognized as one of Denmark’s finest golf venues and this year celebrates its 50th birthday. "The Denmark LDET Championship will kick off a series of events to celebrate the 50th anniversary of our venue in 2016”, says Mads Faber, Manager of the course. “We are very pleased to welcome the elite Long Drivers of the World to Kildebjerg-Ry and the first ever LDET Championship in Denmark”, he ads. PRESS RELEASE / PAIRINGS

Promotional event before Denmark LDET

Next Friday afternoon (19h), after the official training session, we will organize a promotional event: Karts event with some of the long drivers competing at the Denmark LDET Championship.

Race Hall is the biggest indoor karting in Europe and just 20 min from the Ry Silkeborg GC. Have a look at the karts center: www.racehall.dk

Schedule DENMARK LDET: 6th & 7th May

DENMARK will host for the first time a LDET championship. It will be at the course of Ry GolfKlub next 6th & 7th May in the town of Ry: www.srgolf.dk/en/

Check the schedule and don´t miss the second tournament of the season!

LDET promoting the tour in New Zealand

Friday 15th 2016, Auckland (NZ).- Long Drivers European Tour players Maurice Allen and Frederik Frost Laursen were interviewed by the radio station The Sound here in Auckland. Click the photo to watch the interview. 

Road to New Zealand

Thursday 14th 2016, Auckland (NZ).- The LDET is growing every day: This weekend, the Long Drivers European Tour will be part of an special event at the city of Auckland.

2 of the best players of the last season, Maurice Allen (Champion) and Frederik Frost (#3) will do long drive shows/clinics during the weekend, especially on Sunday, the day of the event: Celebrity Golf Tournament at Golf Harbour Country Club. We will post photos and videos on our social media during the weekend!

Andreas Persson wins the first champ of the LDET in St. Andrews

April 10th 2016, St. Andrews.- Andreas Persson won the Scotland LDET Championship beating Dan Konyk with a best hit of 362 yards after playing three sets in the final. In the first tournament of the season, held at the Fairmont St. Andrews, almost 30 hitters from all over Europe participated. READ MORE / RANKING

Saturday 9th.- Follow the SCOTLAND LDET on Facebook and Twitter

Training

Pairings of the Scotland LDET 

This afternoon we have had the draw of the Scotland LDET Championship at the Fairmont St. Andrews Hotel. Good luck to all the competitors and see you tomorrow at the official practice session.

PAIRINGS & SCHEDULE

2 days...

2 days for the Scotland LDET Championship. Today during the afternoon we will do the draw of the tournament.

More info: Pairings & Schedule

STAR GRIP new sponsor of the LDET

April 6th,2016 ST. ANDREWS.- The Long Drivers European Tour and Star Grip® today announced an agreement making Star Grips an official sponsor of the 2016 circuit beginning next weekend in St. Andrews for the Scotland LDET Championship and running through the whole season.

Star Grips involvement with the LDET will begin this year as an Official Grip Sponsor, including a significant activation at every event of the season. The brand will sponsor the “Best LDET player of each group of the qualifying stages with our golf grips", says John Nunes , President of Star Grip. READ MORE

The LDET engine starts this Saturday 9th April with the Scotland LDET Championship

April 5th, 2016 - BARCELONA. The LDET engine starts this Friday 8th and Saturday 9th April with the first tournament of the 2016 season at the Fairmont St. Andrews (Scotland). The first event will bring together nearly thirty hitters from all over Europe including the current European LDET champion, Maurice Allen, and the 2014, Joe Miller.

"Starting in Scotland means a lot for us. We are very proud that a field like Fairmont St. Andrews is the beginning of our fourth season that will certainly be impressive", says Xavier Eusebio, founder and director of the tour. Read more

Do you want to be a LDET Player?

If you have a really good drive and you think you can be the next LDET Champion join the 2016 tour as a Pro. Otherwise, if you want to start as Amateur and learn from the others how to improve your drive, the LDET is your circuit! Info & Registrations

Williams Racing Golf new sponsor of the  Long Drivers European Tour 2016

February 22nd 2016, Barcelona.- Long Drivers European Tour (LDET) and Williams Racing Golf (WRG) have signed a sponsorship agreement whereby the clubs and golf accessories brand becomes one of the main sponsors of the 2016 circuit. Williams will provide the tour and the players the benefits related to the design and technology that has made Williams F1 one of the most successful teams in Formula One.

Speed and show in the DNA
With the combination of both companies, the LDET and Williams are naturally associated in the DNA because the long drivers and Williams drivers technology are focusing to get the maximum speed, control, power and performance. PRESS RELEASE & VIDEO

New players of the 2016 tour

De Boef

"Hitting the golf ball very far is the coolest thing there is in golf! I want to break the 400 yards". More

Williams

“In my first year I hope to do well and make a good name for myself and for my country.” More

Morel

"For the 2016 seaon my goals are to finish in Top-10 and qualify for the big final event". More

Tanguy

"I would like to hit as close as possible to the 400 yards & reach the semi-finals at least once." More

The Long Drivers European Tour premieres its fourth season in St. Andrews

January 12th 2016, BARCELONA. - The Long Drivers European Tour (LDET) presents the fourth season - the only long drive tour in the world- which will start next 8th and 9th April in Scotland. The Fairmont St Andrews will host the first tournament of LDET, new locations have been added to the LDET tour this year including  including Scotland premieres and Denmark, Austria, Hungary and Portugal. Nine of the ten scenarios have changed; only three countries are repeated from last year´s tour and Czech Republic will returns to the tour after a year of absence.

The Long Drivers European Tour at the “Home of Golf”

The new LDET season will start strong and with lots of emotions at the Fairmont St Andrews (8th and 9th April), which will be the first stop of the season. In Scotland, considered the "Home of Golf", the sport has been practiced for over 600 years and for the first time. MORE INFO

Maurice Allen crowned European Long Drive Champion. Dewald Lubbe repeats victory and win the Masters Cup.

November 28th of 2015 - TARRAGONA. The American Maurice Allen has been crowned European champion of the Volvik Long Drivers European Tour after the last championship of the season held at Lumine Golf where Dewald Lubbe has won THE MASTERS LDET CUP after beating Swede Alex Cedervall with a best shot of 378 yards after playing three sets in the big final.

RESULTS // FINAL 2015 VOLVIK LDET RANKING

Promotional video

What a great and amazing show awaits us next weekend at Lumine Golf! VIDEO

Click here for the championship Info

D.Lubbe champion of the Volvik Cup

27th November.- The 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

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.

WATCH ALL THE VIDEOS

Video of the Holland official training session

Click on the image to watch the video

Highlights of the Season´14: Inside the game

OTHER NEWS:

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 

LDET tournaments promotion:

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: HOLLAND LDET

3 & 4 June- Amsterdam Old Course

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