Dan Konyk regains American Golf Long Drive Title.
Charles puts his success this year down to a new training routine, Ive been playing golf for over 40 years and this really is my dream come true." "Ive always been the longest hitter between my friends and thought I would be good at long.
Then Ive got a real chance of bringing the title home.
Last years winners Rebecca freebies baby products McGinley, who placed third in the Worlds, Dan Konyk and Steve Kent will all be there to defend their titles.Ive come so close over the last 3 years.Regional Finals are currently underway across the UK Ireland, with the 10 best long drivers in each category being invited to the Grand Final at High Legh Golf Club on Friday 19th August.On the other side of the draw 2016 losing finalist David Willmore was making light work of the opposition, setting up a final showdown between two previous runners.After watching qualifying come to a close at the.Im very proud of what American Golf has achieved with this Championship and hope to go even bigger with it next year.".And American Golf at the World Championships.This will be my 13th World Championships and if I can carry this form forward to the.S.In the Over 45 Championship the matches were just as intense.Two-time Ladies European Tour winner Carly Booth broke the 300-yard mark in qualifying.With all three of the defending champions being knocked out, three new champions were crowned at the beautiful setting of Heythrop Park - and will make their way to Oklahoma for the World Championships next month.
Qualifiers in the 3 categories will battle it out at new final venue Heythrop Park in Oxfordshire on Friday 4th August.For more details, please click here.Message from American Golf Events: Congratulations to our winners, all of the competitors and to our generous event sponsors who all helped to make the American Golf Long Drive Championship such a success.As with the other categories, the Seniors stepped up to the mark, with 2016 champion Anton Reader only just creeping into the quarter finals with 363 yards enough to win the 2016 World Championships by 16 yards!She was closely followed by 14-year-old prodigy Elle Gibson, who herself managed a huge 326 yards - setting up a rivalry that would last all day.To learn more about Golf Channels coverage of the World Long Drive Championships, please click here.In a deal struck between American Golf and Golf Channel, the American Golf Long Drive Championship retains its exclusive official International Long Drive qualifying status in the UK for the next three years.American Golf has done a fantastic job of attracting thousands of golfers to its long drive championships, so we are thrilled to make them our official UK partner.