2020 Open Division Winners

Kylee Dubroski &Scottie Pearman

Aaron Hoffman

2020 Open Men’s Division Runner Up

Ethan Cline

2020 Open Military Winner

Kylee Dubroski

2020 Junior Girls Division Winner

Joshua Fair

2020 Junior Boys Division Winner

Sandy Mills

2020 Senior Women Division Winner

Brandon Devereaux

2020 Senior Men Division Winner

Pat Johnson

2020 Super Senior Division Winner 

David Hallenback

2020 70+ (Fossil) Division Winner

Henry O'Grady

2020 Open Adaptive Division Winner

Noah Fair

2020 Junior Adaptive Division Winner

Kauner Kay

2020 Youth Boys 13U Winner

Tucker Teague

2020 Youth Boys 10U Winner

Jake Porter

2020 Youth Boys 6U Division Winner

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The Amateur Long Drive™ (ALD™) Championship Competition

Amateur Long Drive™ (ALD™) seasons run from October through August.  The ALD™ Championship Series consists of multiple long drive tournaments (100+) conducted within leagues across the United States and Canada in conjunction with Regional Major (National) Qualifiers, the National Championship in each particiapting country,  and an annual World Championship. Each league and Regional Major will have competitors vying for world ranking points to make their way into the ALD™ National  Championships at the end of the season.  Players competing in National Championship Sereies Leagues,  Qualifiers, and the national Championship are competing each year for an invite to the ALD™ World Championship. The pathway to the Worlds includes:

  1. By winning the World Ranking Points-Overall / Championship
  2. By winning a World Ranking Points-Division Championship
  3. By winning a National Cahmpionship Division
  4. Wild Card Picks

 

Divisions / Flights

Amateur Players compete in Male and Female divisions including: Youth 13 & Under; Junior 14 to 17; Open 18 to 44; Senior 45 to 59, Super Senior 60 – 69, and 70+. Military and Adaptive Long Drive divisions are added at Regional Majors and in any league where two or more compete in the same division.

Series / Leagues

Leagues are currently established in North Florida, Western Carolinas, Coastal Carolinas, and Utah-Nevada in the United States, and in Alberta and Ontario in Canada. Each league will perform multiple tournaments during the season. League division champions are invited to the ALD™ World Championship. Any ALD™ Member may enter any ALD™ League or Major event in any country where ALD™ Events are sanctioned. Players accumulate World Ranking Points in Overall, Division, and League / Division categories.

Regional Majors

In addition to league play, competitors may qualify for the World Championship at ALD™ Regional Major Qualifiers. All Majors / Qualifiers pay double points. Majors are placed in areas where leagues are not running to give any competitor an opportunity to play their way to the ALD™ World Championship.

Live Coverage

ALD™ provides live updates on social media for all major events. Coverage of the World Championship and certain other major and special events are produced for television.

Sponsorship Opportunities

We’re grateful to all the sponsors who support Amateur Long Drive™ and our grassroots efforts to grow the sport. If you would like to be part of the buzz, contact us HERE to receive a list of sponsorship opportunities and our 2018 sponsorship package.

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