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2018 Long Drive Championship sponsored by Callaway Golf
It’s that time of year again when golfers from all over the country flock to their closest American Golf stores in the hopes of qualifying for the Long Drive Championship.
This time around, the Long Drive competition will also be sponsored by Callaway – which has contributed £54k to help fund the event.
So, as with previous Long Drive tournaments, the event has been broken down into stages, which have been set out below:
Stage 1 – Long Drive Championships/Instore Qualifiers – 9th April – 4th May
Stage 2 – Regional Finals – Dundrum 31st May – Clydebank 12th June –Slough 5th June – Trafford 11th June – Milton Keynes 19th June – Hambrook TBC
Stage 3 – Final – 2nd August – Chester Racecourse
The competition is going to be fierce as only the very best players can be considered Long Drive competitors. We can’t wait to get things rolling so keep checking back at American Golf for more information about the event.