DEWALD LUBBE wins in Czech Republic!!
CELADNA.– This time, the title has travelled far away. Dewald Lubbe (SA) has won the fifth LDET championship of the season held at Prosper Golf Resort in the city of Celadna after beating the Scottish John McSloy for 2 sets to 1. The final has been hotly contested and Lubbe, one of the new season rookies has reached a mark of 358 yards to win McSloy, number 2 in LDET ranking. All the info very soon!
Trainig session & promotional LDET event
This afternoon all the players have had the opportunity to hit some balls at the competition tee for 30 minutes. After we took John McSloy, Dewald Lubbe and Andreas Persson for a promotional LDET event: they were hitting some balls from the top of the Celadna mountains and then we visited one of the horses at the horse ranch.
CELADNA.- Today early morning the Czech television crew arrived at Prosper Golf Resort Čeladná to film about tomorrow's Long Drivers European Tour championship .The
manager of the resort Slávek Dufek, the golf instructor and especially so far one of the only females who will compete
tomorrow Mary Sally and Xavier Eusebio the director of the LDET have been interviewed by Jana Bohusova for the morning program "Dobré rano" (One of the most important TV programs at Ceská
Czech Republic LDET Championship
The grid and the tee box are ready! Tomorrow from 6.00am to 8.00am CZECH Rep. TV will do live connections and interviews showing to the audience what the long drive is and more about the LDET circuit. www.ceskatelevize.cz/porady/10435049455-dobre-rano/
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Next stop: CZECH REPUBLIC
The 25th & 26th July 2014 will take place the Czech Republic LDET Championship in Celadna (Czech Republic).
Prosper Golf Resort Celadna, located close to the picturesque village of Celadna in the north-east of the Czech Republic, in the heart of the tallest peaks of Beskydy mountains, offers top class sport and leisure activities, and much more.
Both eighteen hole golf courses are ideally placed in the local landscape. The Resort is surrounded by beautiful mountains and
forests. The courses offer many water hazards, sand traps, Scottish bunkers and spacious, beautifully shaped greens. Miguel Angel Jiménez is the designer of the golf courses. More info here
Joe Miller, the unstoppable long driver.
LJUBLJANA – Joe Miller (ENG) has won the fourth LDET tournament with a bomb of 395
yards. The English player beat John McSloy in 2 straight sets, a completely amazing final. Golf and long drive lovers have enjoyed the first Long Drivers European Tour event held in Slovenia
thanks to Manner, one of the main sponsors of the tournament held in Golf Arboretum near Ljubljana. RESULTS // NEWS
Friday afternoon: practice session:
The long drivers have been training this afternoon at the competition tee. They have a good feelings for tomorrow.
Slovenian LDET Championship will start at 9AM with the Juniors and at 10AM the big event! More info on : www.facebook.com/europeanlongdrivers
SLOVENIA LDET Championship: 4 & 5 July
Next 4th & 5th July will take place the SLOVENIA LDET Championship at Golf Arboretum Ljubljana in Volcji Potok (Slovenia). The tournament will include beverages + free foods for the competitors, players welcome pack and more surprises for the players.
On Friday afternoon we will organize a promotional event at the city center of Ljubljana with a golf simulator.
We will have a media meeting and then players will be invited a free dinner + beers + player's party at Knafljev prehod- Cutty Sark Pub, Cantina Mexicana and AS Aperitivo)... More info
JOE MILLER wins the UK LDET C´Ship three times in a row!
AGAIN! Joe Miller (ENG) has won the third LDET tournament after two sets and
has reached 348 yards. The British player beat Scott Beaven in two straight sets, a completely amazing final. Golf and long drive lovers have enjoyed the first Long Drivers European Tour event held
in the UK thanks to Tomintoul, Speyside Glenlivet single malt Scotch whisky.
TOMINTOUL main sponsor of the UK event
OXFORD 4th June.- Angus Dundee Distillers PLC and Long Drivers European Tour have signed a partnership agreement featuring the brand Tomintoul single malt as the main sponsor for the UK LDET Championship. Tomintoul single malt advertising will be placed on the competition field (tee box and the whole grid) for the UK championship.
The organization of the LDET circuit will award with Tomintoul single malt bottles the Top-3 of the professional category (Bottle aged 36 years for the Champion, 16 years for the 2nd and 14 years for the 3rd ) and the best senior (bottle aged 33 years) , amateur (champion bottle aged 12 years & runner-up bottle aged 10 years) and Ladies (bottle aged 16 years).
“Scotch Whisky has had a long association with golf. After all, both are Scottish inventions! Big golf tournaments already have well established sponsors but this is the first time that the Long Drivers European Tour have competed in Britain and we are delighted to take this opportunity to support this unique form of golf through our single malt whisky brand, Tomintoul.” says Duncan Baldwin, the Regional Director of Angus Dundee Distillers. News
The best hitters will land in UK
The Long Drive show (longest golf ball)
enjoys its second season and arrives for the first time in England thanks to the Long Drivers
European Tour (LDET); Heathfield Park Golf Driving Range near Oxford will hold the UK
LDET CHAMPIONSHIP. The competition will take place on Friday 6th and Saturday 7th of June and will attract the best European
hitters; such as Joe Miller (UK, 2013 LDET Champion and 2010 World Champion), CJ Hellstrom (SWE), Dan Konyk (UK), and John McSloy
(SCO), amongst others. More
Official Hotels of the GERMANY Championship next 23rd & 24th May in
Karben, near Frankfurt. Book your hotel room as soon as possible and don´t miss the second big event of the LDET season. Keep training hard and see you in Germany. More info here
BELGIUM LDET CHAMPIONSHIP
LDET PODIUM´13: Miller, Persson & McSloy
2013 Ranking: Miller 4.000 points, Persson 3.900 and McSloy 2.850.