In 1975 George Bell of Australia shot a drive of 550 yards on the 577 yard 6th hole at St. Michaels in Sydney Australia. (He three putted for birdie) Because this was not in a PGA event, the record is not recognised. Bell was also recorded as driving 319 yards on the fly at the 1971 King of the River Driving contest at Penrith. (Source: The Complete Book of Australian Golf, By Terry Smith 1978)
Mike Austin is the holder of the "Longest Drive in a Competition" title, with a 515-yard drive, way back in 1974! John Daly's best in competition is either 414 or 440 yards. Mike Dobbyn is the current "World Long Drive" Champion, with a distance of 551 yards.
The longest drive recorded in a regulation golf match was a 515 yard drive shot by "Mighty" Mike Austin during the US National Seniors Open Championship on Sept. 25, 1974. Although if you consider long drive competitors, Mike Dobbyn owns this record with an amazing 551 yard record, making him the current Long Drive Champion.
Since the question did not specify location, one should include the efforts of Alan Shepard, when on the Moon, he took a golf club and sent a golf ball flying for "miles and miles and miles."
Mike Austin holds the worlds record for the longest drive in professional play of golf. His average drive was 315.2 yards.
Answer by FutureLPGAgolferDuring match play it is EXACTLY 394! I searched this answer up and I'm 100% sir it's correct.
Central Park is the longest golf course.
There are many shows that are broadcast on the Golf Channel. To name a few they are Golf Central, Morning Drive, Chasing the Dream, Big Break Academy, and Our Longest Drive. For a complete listing of shows that are broadcast on the Golf Channel one can find them on the main Golf Channel website listed on the homepage.
well either to get to the ball or it is when at the start of a hole you hit the longest shot with your driver and set up the rest
The longest ever recorded labour was 75 days.
The longest recorded coma is believed to be 37 years.
The Longest Hole-In-One ever recorded is the 10th (447 yards) at Miracle Hills Golf Club at Omaha, Nebraska, by Robert Mitera on October 7, 1965.
The longest time recorded is 2010, the date today, in 2011 it will be recorded 2011, and it goes on.
Krank Golf drivers, specializing in custom made golf clubs, long drive drivers, hold the title for driver giving golfer the most distance out of their swing.
Satsuki Golf Club in Japan has the world's longest golf hole. Their seventh hole is a par 7, 964 Yards long!
It depends on your swing and your equipment as to which ball is longest for you.
The longest drive in the RE/MAX Long drive competition is 539 yards, so that is probably on the maximum limit. A PGA Tour pro would consider 340 a big drive.
Jade Dragon Snow Mountain Golf Club in China is the world's longest golf course, it is 8,450 yards long.
the longest snake recorded in history was a green anaconda which was 42.5 feet.
The Bristlecone Pine is the longest recorded.
The longest and only known recorded Pooh is Winnie the Pooh by AA Milne.
The longest distance a golf ball has been hit is about 418.78m or 458yards by America in Guinees book of Records.
There is no correct answer to the question of the longest and best driver in golf because this information is based on gathered data and personal preference of the golfer.
The 2011 Volkswagen Golf has front wheel drive.