The longest recorded winning drive in this 10year stretch was darryl andersons 345yard shot in 1994 but that still fell short of williams thenrecord winning drive of 353 yards in 1977. Watch the longest drives from the 2017 volvik world long drive championship. Aerotechs claymore shafts win remax world long drive. Carinthia incentive ideas book incentive ideas with an alpine charm. Tim burke won the remax world long drive championship on wednesday night at las vegas motor speedway, hitting his fourth shot in the final round 427 yards. He has always been in the top 10 finishers in the world long drive events. Custombuilt geek golf no brainer titanium driver grey. Four weeks of remax world long drive championship specials.
New womens world record set at long drive competition. Bang golf world longest drivers, best golf drivers. Nov 01, 2018 world long drive champion justin james visits the 6th hole at bay hill golf course to take on the wraparound par 5 in a way youve never seen before. The remax world long drive championship brings together an international field of golfs biggest hitters.
Las vegas, nevada october 30, 2011mesquite, nevada, is a golf course destination located 77 miles north of the las vegas strip. The event on tuesday started with news that the name of the street where the mesquite sports and event complex is located was changed to world champion way, and ended when jeff gavin hit a drive of 384 yards to win his first senior division. Golf drivers used by long drive champions golfweek. Say a swing speed of 105 mph any speed as long as it is equal and using the same ball whatever ball somebody picks to use which driver is the longest. Jaacob bowdens golf swing speed training programs and long driving instructional videos have helped hundreds of people gain over 30. Many long drive drivers are usually made of graphite for lower weight. Theres nothing quite like the spectacle of long drive competitions. It has been played on every tour in the world at one time or another. Driver will be completely customized for you accuflex assassin ii accuflex pro ld accuflex ultraboom accuflex vizion ultralite 55 gram accuflex venom 60 gram sooolong ultralite 45 gram blacksilver or white accuflex is a winner on the pga tour, pro long drive tour, and remax competition. But dont miss katschberg, a glorious drive up the salzburg motorway. Accuflex vizion ultralite 50 remax world long drive golf.
How the world long drive champs hit a golf ball farther than anyone on the planet this week, we watched world long drive beasts send 430yard rockets off the tee. Long drive first six remax world long drive champions. Professional golfers hit a driver 300 yards or more, but in a less experienced players hands the same driver probably will not produce those results. I knew long drive hitters used longer shafts in their drivers. How to hit the driver golf info guide beginners guide to wow addons effectively to improve your gaming experience. Nov 18, 2016 the world long drive association has emerged as one of golfs most popular grassroots, sporting events. Trackman was asked to measure and record drives at the 2010 remax world long drive championship. Paul, alberta is a twotime world long drive junior champion, as well as a backtoback remax wld open division champion and, as a 20year old, the youngest champ ever. Longdrive in south africa and long drive enthusiast founded longdrivesa in 2005. I did have it cut to a 48 inch because that is the longest legal shaft you can use in usga handicap tournament play. The bangomatic driver is the best selling component golf club head ever in the history of the golf business. Local long drivers head to the remax long drive championships. We invite all ajga members and other junior golfers to participate in the inaugural remax junior world long drive championship, sellinger said.
The event on tuesday started with news that the name of the street where the mesquite sports and event complex is located was changed to world champion way, and ended when jeff gavin hit a drive of 384 yards to win his first senior. Most long drivers use 48 degree heads and shafts between 4648. Sep 24, 2014 september 24, 2014 the remax world long drive championship, from 20th to 27th of september in mesquite, nevada, already has the first six champions. Long drivers regularly top 370 yards on their drives. He won the worlds long drive championship in 2005 and has hit drive of more than 395 yards in competition. And if you ever needed more evidence of that, then check out the trackman numbers of 20 remax world long drive championship tim burke during a 2016 driver practice session. Krank golf has been the dominant golf driver in the sport of long drive for a number years with two remax world long drive championships in the grand champions division and more long drive wins at all levels than any other golf driver company.
Trackman at remax world long drive championship youtube. A small but dedicated talent base of golfers populate the. How did kyle berkshire become the worlds longest driver by far. He didnt even start competing in long drive competitions until he was 51. Bubba watson is one of the longest drivers of the golf ball on tour and jaime smoked him with a regular driver. Long drive world series dubai 2018 tim burke vs james. How to become a pro remax long drive longest driver. Remax long drivers of america super qualifier andover. Real men take care of people who cant take care of themselves. How to become a pro remax long drive longest driver champion.
Nba halloffamer rick barry wins remax long drive title. Oct 12, 2012 also known as the world long drive championship, remax world long drive, remax wldc or remax, this is the world championship final of long drives, which started in the u. Barry, 69, is no newcomer to the long drive circuit. Steve griffith is a 2005 remax world long drive champion 2005 and an fifteen 15 time world championship finalist. Remax world long drive championship finals, live on golf. Long drive world series dubai 2018 tim burke vs james tait. Aug 31, 2015 neither are long compared to pga long. Krank golf rage driver wins three remax world long drive.
What better way to celebrate long drive month than by airing all four qualifying stages of the remax world long drive championship over the next four weeks, beginning tonight at 9pm et only on. Long drive champion tries to hit the green on a 555yard par. Kyle berkshire wins the 2019 world long drive championship september 4th, 2019. Oct 14, 2016 the loft on long drive champs driver is insane. Nov 15, 2010 domination, preparation and execution were the key words all year for krank golf. Skiing in austria by car from the uk to the austrian slopes. Miller uses a callaway xr 16 lda driver with a fujikura.
I have searched for a means to further grow the sport of long driving in south africa and take it to the golfing community. But it only seems like some of the biggest hitters of the remax world long drive championship can hit the strip from mesquite in one drive. It holds the mens remax long drive record at 539 yards. Winningest golf club component drivers in golf today features ultra high cor, winner of remax long drive competition longest, straightest driver head on the planet, 460cc cannon please email us loft preference 5,6,7. The driver works hard on the wheel and gear stick, for the bus does not own a servo wheel. It sounds silly, but i saw the hammer infomercial again today yes, pow, i know. The remax wldc in scenic mesquite, nevada is where long drive. Below is a summary composite of all my results in remax lda competitions. An industry leader in innovative composite shaft technology, aerotech golf reports that its superlight, lowtorque claymore graphite shaft delivered the longest distance and the super senior division title at the 2012 remax world long drive championship, held in mesquite, nev. The new formula x extreme driver is the best driver we have ever made. Nba halloffamer rick barry won the masters division of the 20 remax world long drive championship in mesquite, nev.
Golf instruction 10 steps to winning a longdrive contest. Can anybody point me in the right direction of a list of past world long drive championship winners. By any reasonable measure, our 2014 most wanted driver test is the largest weve ever completed. Also known as the world long drive championship, remax world long drive, remax wldc or remax, this is the world championship final of long drives, which started in the u. The wide range of drivers available include everimproving technology and an array of materials and features. Remax long drivers of america super qualifier andover, ma. The remax world long drive championship, which brings together the longest drivers in the world, has conducted the junior competition for three years. Five bay area golfers have been bombing away at the pleasanton golf center, getting set for the remax long drive championships next week. The long drivers of america lda took over the event in 1995, and remax became the official sponsor that year, leaving the former national long drive. He is bringing a local qualifier of the remax world long drive championship. Remax world long drive final golf strongmen arrive. Feb 11, 2014 for 2014 weve added more clubs 23 competitors this year and hit more shots than in any previous test. Remax long drive ready for spotlight with live finale in las vegas.
Become a pro remax long drive longest driver champion beginner golf tip. The 6foot 7inch former nba forward started his long drive career. One only need to look at the driver of 2016 world long drive champion joe miller. While were certainly proud of what weve accomplished, bigger isnt what this is about. Long drive champion hits the green on 430yard par 4 golf assassins golf digest duration. He also has four 2nd place finishes, once losing by less than a yard. A small but dedicated talent base of golfers populate the world of long drive, with the top talent competing professionally in various events and exhibitions. Jun, 2015 bam bam learns the secrets of long drives. With all things being equal say using an iron byron machine for testing. We can build a custom driver for you that can enhance your distance and accuracy. How the world long drive champs hit a golf ball farther. September 24, 2014 the remax world long drive championship, from 20th to 27th of september in mesquite, nevada, already has the first six champions. Become a pro remax long drive longest driver champion. Guys stepping up, hauling off and regularly clearing distances in excess of 370 yards makes you wonder just what theyve got under the hood.
See a world long drive champs trackman numbers after 409. Thats the attitude of the adrenaline fueled world long drive competition which has emerged as one of golfs most popular grassroots, sporting events. Mike dunaway was honored last week at the opening of the 20 remax world long drive championship mike of course is the most famous of mike austins students, but many dont know how instrumental dunaway was to the sport of long driving. Long drive drivers that fit the legal specifications for length and club head are available on ebay from many different manufacturers. The driver that won the world long drive championship. Common driver heads that hold up to the swing speeds are smt, bang, alpha, cobra, etc, and common shafts that are long and stiff enough to use are ust, penley, accuflex, harrison, etc. Beginners guide to wow addons effectively to improve your gaming experience. The long drive championship is to golf what the slam dunk contest is to basketball. One side believes that no matter what, tiger, daly and all of the other long hitters on the pga tour, could never compete with the long drivers that actually do it for a living, namely those in and around the remax long drive championships. Ultralite 50 remax world long drive golf shaft technology gain 30 yards in distance 3. Long drive is a competitive sport where success is derived by hitting a golf ball the farthest by driving. Jul 11, 2012 remax results announced today it will host a long drivers of america super qualifying event for the remax world long drive championship on sunday, july 15, 2012, at majestic oaks golf club in.
Art sellinger is a twotime national long drive champion who has traveled worldwide conducting clinics and exhibitions. At krank golf we understand the importance of being fitted properly and getting all information you need to feel confident in choosing to hit krank golf clubs. Jul 11, 2008 mark burnard swings his driver at the hartland golf center. We have a first hand account of this years world long drive championship from eyewitness, leanne quinn, who was there as a competitor. The world long drive association has emerged as one of golfs most popular grassroots, sporting events. Air strike men s 10 5 degrees driver right hand 46 inch long shaft. Oct, 2016 how the world long drive champs hit a golf ball farther than anyone on the planet this week, we watched world long drive beasts send 430yard rockets off the tee. If anybody goes up there without a 45 or 46inch driver as a backup, a safetynet club to get one in. How the world long drive champs hit a golf ball farther than. World long drive has emerged as one of golfs most popular grassroots, sporting events. Geek golf no brainer titanium driver head grey monark golf. Watch all the monster drives from the 2018 volvik world long drive championship. Due to the overwhelming interest in the launch of our new drivers, fairway woods and hybrids, we highly recommend scheduling an uninterrupted call with our fitting specialists. Long drive first six remax world long drive champions in.
The reason why pros dont use these types of setups is because they dont get paid to hit balls 400 yards, they get paid to play golf. Having the same driver as the worlds long drive champions might not have you hitting 300 or better off the tee, but it cant hurt. Play the driver that won the 2000 remax long drive championship. Remax results announced today it will host a long drivers of america super qualifying event for the remax world long drive championship on. Currently, it serves as the culminating event of the world long drive association season and crowns champions in three divisions open, masters and womens. Beginners guide to starcraft 2 zerg army compositions. Watch the best drives of the 2016 world long drive championship. Distance and accuracy are attainable with our precision engineering and attention to detail. The new geek golf no brainer is a proven long drive competition driver engineered for distance. He is a member of the pinnacle and cobra golf distance team, owner of long drivers of america, and producer of the remax world long drive championshipespn.
Another long drive champion, ryan hixson, won the 2008 military world championships using the nforcer 460 driver. Hell i saw one thing on the golf channel where sadlowski even hit one left handed sadlowski is a righty with bubbas own pink shafted driver and it went 300 yards. Berkshires golf balls routinely fly off his clubface at more than 220 miles. The no brainer was the winner of remax world long drive championship, swedish long drive championship, ildc canadian pro long drive championship, us senior long drive championship, european pro long drive championship, canadian cold shootouts. Sanctioned competitions throughout the year culminate at the world long drive championship, where competitors from around the globe convene to compete for the title of the worlds longest. Utilizing kranks 21 years of experience in providing the undisputed world long drive champion driver. The volvik world long drive championship is an annual event identifying the longest golf drivers in the world, originating in 1976. Steve continues to hit the long ball in competition today and he does so with the nforcer long drive golf club. Steve griffith is what you would consider a late bloomer in every sense of the word. Bam bam learns the secrets of long drives golficity. In 14 local district qualifiers i have hit winning drives of 335, 324 twice, 320, 318 twice, 308, 307, 305 twice. Carinthia incentive ideas book by kongres magazine. Remax long drive is ready for the spotlight with a live. Sanctioned competitions throughout the year culminate at the world long drive championship, where competitors from around the globe convene to compete for the title of the worlds longest driver.
Jul 26, 2017 new womens world record set at world long drive competition. When it comes to selecting a golf driver, the pertinent question is how to determine the driver you can hit for the longest distance. Consider the grid that these long drivers hit into. Geek golf no brainer remax long drive 25yards golf driver. After 4 days of competition battling it out on the grid with the best long driver competitors in the world competing in the 44th wld championship, kyle berkshire takes home the win with a 406yard drive beating runner up tim burkes 374yard drive.888 753 859 226 708 470 326 816 1188 1054 398 1117 1033 275 1494 891 139 517 1302 276 1247 1429 570 1425 703 541 443 1321 804 324 1423 772 395 916 935 359 260 1187 447 345 1133