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Want to compete in long drive? The 2018 Amateur Long Drive™ World Championship will be held August 16th – 18th under the lights at Barefoot Resort in Myrtle Beach, SC. Qualifier schedules are being developed and will be released in February 2018. Registration is open. Make your plans now to attend the second annual ALD World Championship. We are very pleased to be partnering with the Veteran Golfers Association (VGA) this year. We moved our event back a week to coincide with their Southeast Super Regional Championship.
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Endorsements

Current World Long Drive Masters Champion Jeff Crittenden

Open World Championship One Hour Live Television Production

Live Stream Coverage Including Open World Championship Finals

3 X World Long Drive Champion Sean "The Beast" Fister

Interview With Sean "The Beast" fister

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The Amateur Long Drive™ Championship Competition

The inaugural Amateur Long Drive™ Championship was held in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at Legends Golf Resort August 25-26. This event was open to all non-professional long drive competitors. Participants competed in divisions based on age, gender, and ability for trophies and prizes… along with bragging rights. Could you be the next Amateur Long Drive™ World Champion? Sign up HERE.

Live Coverage

Live coverage provided by iNetGolf, (ABC WPDE) WWMB CW21, and Lucky Dog Television. Coverage includes individual interviews and competition. Future main events and certain qualifying events will be streamed live here at AmateurLongDrive.com with commentary by the iNetGolf broadcast staff.

Open Qualifiers

For 2018 we’ve completed several regional qualifiers in preparation for the ALD World Championship August 16-18th. Anyone who was not able to make one of those events may qualify on August 16th at Barefoot Resort between noon and 6 PM.  The 2018/19 season will introduce at least 5 regional series (leagues) as well as more regional qualifiers. If you would like to have an Amateur Long Drive™ qualifier in your area, contact us HERE and give us the contact info for potential courses, ranges and other facilities.

Sponsorship Opportunities

We’re grateful to all the sponsors who support Amateur Long Drive™ and our 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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Live Television Schedule Update

We're happy to announce that in addition to the live streaming on both days of the 2017 Amateur Long Drive™ World Championship we have secured one hour of live broadcast television for the ALD Open World Championship Saturday from 5 PM until 6 PM. WWMB CW 21 will air...

Equipment Rules Adjustment

Equipment Rules We've fielded several emails and calls about driver rules for this competition. We've decided to make a minor tweak for the Open rounds only. For Amateur competition rounds we will be following the rules as outlined HERE and below. Equipment Golf clubs...

Tentative Practice, Qualifying, and Competition Schedules

ALDC Schedule Please consider these schedules (slightly) tentative. We may have to tweak them depending upon late entries and weather. With this schedule, anyone who fails to qualify in their first attempt on Friday will have multiple opportunities to get into the...

Ottobock Sponsors ParaLong Drive Cup

News Provided By Amputee Long Drive Championship LLC   KNOXVILLE, Tennessee   July 11, 2017  -   The ParaLong Drive Cup is proud to announce Ottobock as Presenting Sponsor, and the event will be called The ParaLong Drive Cup Presented By Ottobock. This long drive...

Open Qualifier Results June 16, 2017 TPC Myrtle Beach

Open qualifying at TPC Myrtle Beach on Friday June 16, 2017 brought out some really big hitters. A brief thunderstorm resulted in a delay that created a time crunch for the GolfWeek Amateur tour competitors who were on hand to play a skins game. They barely got their...

On-Site Accommodations ALDC Event Special

Legends Golf & Resort is offering special pricing for on-site accommodations for the 2017 Amateur Long Drive™ World Championship. Configuration: 2 Bedroom Golf Villas 2 Double Beds in Each Bedroom Full Size Kitchen Dining Area Washer & Dryer...

Grid Layout For Amateur Long Drive™ Championship

There have been a lot of questions coming to us regarding the grid size and location for the 2017 Amateur Long Drive™ Championship. The good news....there was a Remax Long Drive Qualifier held there a few years ago. These guys already have the best part of their range...

ParaLong Drive Cup Coming to Amateur Long Drive™ Championship

ParaLong Drive Cup Comes To Myrtle Beach The 2017 Amateur Long Drive™ Championship (ALD) welcomes Founder, Dean Jarvis and The ParaLong Drive Cup to Myrtle Beach. The ParaLong Drive Cup will be held prior to the ALD finals. ParaLong Drive Cup qualifiers will compete...

The 2017 Amateur Long Drive™ World Championship

Drew 100 Hitters  from 22 States and 5 Countries.

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