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European Tour and Longshot launch new venture

12.15am 1st October 2003 - Travel

A new venture between The European Tour’s website,, and market leader Longshot Golf Holidays will provide a range of holiday and spectator package options for golfers throughout Europe.
Longshot has been appointed as the official online golf holiday partner of and the new site – – has now been launched.
Mark Lichtenhein, director of new media at The European Tour, said, “” is delighted to be partnering Longshot as our online golf holiday partner. As a recognised leader in European golf tourism, Longshot will bring a new dimension of quality online services for followers of The European Tour.”
This partnership will provide golfers with the opportunity to visit some of the best tournament venues around the world, watch the professionals and play the courses. Visitors to will be able to view packages to a wide-range of destinations and choose programmes with or without a flight. Those visiting from euro-zone countries or other areas will also be able to check their chosen holiday cost in a range of currencies.
Overseas golf breaks lead-in at £245 for a 3-night package including flights and car hire or £315 for 7 nights. UK and Ireland breaks are also available with a 2-night stay leading in at £129 per person. Discounted, pre-bookable green fees are offered throughout the programme.
The European Tour International Schedule extends beyond Europe to South Africa, Australia, Asia and the Middle East offering the golfer a combination of great golf and exotic holiday locations.
Throughout the 2004 season (and the remainder of 2003), Longshot will be bringing European golfers details of Tour news and bespoke spectator packages to selected Tour events. is already established as the website for followers of The European Tour, with live scoring from all Tour events, player biographies and stats, and all the latest news from on Tour.
This new venture underlines a commitment to provide a range of golf-related products to followers of The European Tour.
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