With less than two weeks until the next World Long Drive Tour event – the Atlantic City Boardwalk Bash (June 3-5) – the latest update on the WLD rankings has left the Open Division No. 1 spot there for the taking.
Three-time (and reigning) Volvik World Long Drive champion Phillis Meti arrived in Maricopa, Ariz., at the Ak-Chin Smash in the Sun ready to kick off her 2019 campaign following a “jam-packed offseason.” “I was flying back and forth from Australia to New Zealand (her home country) and then to the [Cook] Islands. I’ve really only […]
The 2019 World Long Drive season got off to a roaring start on Tuesday, with Phillis Meti (Auckland, New Zealand) and Tim Burke (Orlando, Fla.) winning the Ak-Chin Smash in the Sun in spectacular fashion amidst the dust-coated Arizona desert outside of Phoenix. Meti – the three-time (and defending) Volvik World Long Drive champion – […]
The World Long Drive Association welcomed its newest world champion on Wednesday night, as Maurice Allen (Pine Hills, Fla.) claimed his first world title courtesy of a 393-yard blast on his last ball of the championship match. In the Women’s Division, Phillis Meti (Auckland, New Zealand) captured her third world championship (2006, ’16) to cement […]
Eight men and four women tonight will be vying for the coveted championship belt and the title of the longest hitter in golf, as the 43rd Volvik World Long Drive Championship culminates under the lights and in primetime live on Golf Channel at 9 p.m. ET. Leading the field of eight remaining men in the […]