On Thursday-Friday (June 13-14), dozens gathered at WinStar World Casino and Resort on the Texas/Oklahoma border in an effort to capture a spot into the 2019 Volvik World Long Drive Championship field – being held at the same location at the end of August. On Thursday, the three men punching their ticket were Travis Britt, […]
Despite immense wind conditions that forced hitters’ hands on Wednesday, Phillis Meti (Auckland, New Zealand) and Tim Burke (Orlando, Fla.) navigated their way past fellow competitors en route to winning the Atlantic City Boardwalk Bash. The second win of the season for both, it was a repeat of the April’s Ak-Chin Smash in the Sun […]
Tuesday afternoon’s Round of 16 at the Atlantic City Boardwalk Bash quickly turned from “hit it as far as you can” to “just make sure you eclipse the 300-yard threshold” after conditions left the competitors facing high winds directly into their face.
The Open Division got underway Monday morning at the Atlantic City Boardwalk Bash in New Jersey, and the field of 54 nearly turned into a field of 53. No. 13 ranked competitor Wes Patterson (Jupiter, Fla.), was scheduled to be one of nine competitors in the 10:15 a.m. group of hitters, and wound up proving […]
Following an exciting conclusion to the Senior PGA Championship at Oak Hill last week, World Long Drive today announced its plans to continue Rochester’s run of premier golf events this summer. The “ROC City Rumble,” (July 20-24) will be staged as part of World Long Drive’s 2019 Tour event schedule, and be among six long drive events televised live on GOLF Channel this year. The ROC City Rumble will culminate on Wednesday, July 24 from 6-8 p.m. ET, live on GOLF Channel.