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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-23-2015, 11:16 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,296
Posted By GT Chris
This. Oftentimes I do that with the first round...

This. Oftentimes I do that with the first round during lunch and make adjustments for the afternoon. I assumed that everyone did this, and I played for a lot of years before I learned otherwise.
Forum: Course Design 03-16-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,689
Posted By GT Chris
I disagree. Try to look at it from a...

I disagree.

Try to look at it from a probabilistic standpoint. Maybe you can't apply strategy to an individual shot, and the outcome of an individual shot is governed by luck. But you can apply...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-16-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,632
Posted By GT Chris
That's a neat one. The reason is Rayleigh...

That's a neat one. The reason is Rayleigh scattering. Remember that different colors of light have different wavelengths. Molecules in the atmosphere scatter light from the sun very differently...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-06-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 5,632
Posted By GT Chris
And we finally got there. If we really want the...

And we finally got there. If we really want the simplest solution we should measure everything in eV. Then we can use the same terminology for both distances and disc masses. Natural units,...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 01-14-2015, 06:47 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,211
Posted By GT Chris
Folf = foot golf?

Folf = foot golf?
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-12-2014, 08:32 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,863
Posted By GT Chris
I use a towel, and they work wonders. You have to...

I use a towel, and they work wonders. You have to be consistent enough to plant on the towel without having to think about it though, otherwise you'll either get thrown off trying to get your plant...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-19-2014, 01:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 2,278
Posted By GT Chris
Great advice, especially on the walkthrough....

Great advice, especially on the walkthrough. Depending on how analytically you attack a course, I've got a couple more specific things you can do:

Write down what the wind is doing, if it's doing...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-13-2014, 09:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 908
Posted By GT Chris
In my experience (at Georgia Tech and the...

In my experience (at Georgia Tech and the University of Texas at Austin), allowing members who are not affiliated with the university makes the club ineligible for any kind of funding support from...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 08-18-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,585
Posted By GT Chris
If the lines are equally open, then I let wind...

If the lines are equally open, then I let wind and slope conditions determine if I approach BH or FH. Assuming everything is flat and calm, I will throw whichever I am more comfortable with on the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-16-2014, 03:30 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 7,246
Posted By GT Chris
My mini says I was the #2 player in the Atlanta...

My mini says I was the #2 player in the Atlanta Area Bag Tag league in 2012. It doesn't say that I left halfway through the season.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 08-08-2014, 03:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,942
Posted By GT Chris
Personally, I have never seen a case as you...

Personally, I have never seen a case as you describe, where one player seems to have seen something completely different than the rest of the card.

The OP (or rather, the 9th post) addresses a...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 08-07-2014, 05:53 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 4,942
Posted By GT Chris
I would give the player the benefit of the doubt.

I would give the player the benefit of the doubt.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 08-05-2014, 09:47 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 2,631
Posted By GT Chris
This. So much this. This is hands down the best...

This. So much this. This is hands down the best post I have ever seen on this site.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-04-2014, 10:12 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,308
Posted By GT Chris
For mostly open courses, there really isn't much...

For mostly open courses, there really isn't much to beat in. For more wooded courses, I consider them beaten if there has been decent foot traffic for about six months. Once the footpaths have become...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-23-2014, 01:53 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,653
Posted By GT Chris
I am capable of throwing a 1050 rated round....

I am capable of throwing a 1050 rated round. Anyone who can throw 300 feet and make a 25 foot putt is capable of throwing a 1000 rated round. I have met plenty of sub-950 rated players who are...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-22-2014, 11:13 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,653
Posted By GT Chris
This sounds reasonable in theory, but I have ever...

This sounds reasonable in theory, but I have ever seen this in practice.

I propose that the opposite is the problem. You have most of the Rec field pressuring the 850-900 rated guys to move up to...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-21-2014, 02:38 PM
Replies: 90
Views: 5,506
Posted By GT Chris
I think that this is a great idea. I've seen it...

I think that this is a great idea. I've seen it happen at least a couple of times, where a course gets listed as soon as the baskets are in but before pads/signage are installed or before clearing is...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-07-2014, 03:36 PM
Replies: 275
Views: 29,927
Posted By GT Chris
Or less than 10 discs? For the general case:...

Or less than 10 discs?

For the general case: Only 100*(n-1)/n % more Trilogy plastic, where n is the number of discs currently in his bag. :p
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-28-2014, 03:26 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,075
Posted By GT Chris
You know, having fun and taking disc golf...

You know, having fun and taking disc golf seriously are not mutually exclusive. There seem to be a number of players who think that they are, and I'm not sure I will ever understand why.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-24-2014, 10:26 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 3,185
Posted By GT Chris
Yes, I've had those rounds. But I've been playing...

Yes, I've had those rounds. But I've been playing long enough and know my game well enough that I trust it to come back. So I will quickly shift into damage-control mode, try not to lose any more...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-21-2014, 10:14 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 14,859
Posted By GT Chris
True, and this is along the lines of my naive...

True, and this is along the lines of my naive response on the baseball batting and basketball free-throw shooting analogies. It isn't a particular action or volume level that will break your...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-21-2014, 09:42 PM
Replies: 237
Views: 14,859
Posted By GT Chris
To add a small bit to the silence vs....

To add a small bit to the silence vs. distractions question. At the Ryder Cup matches two years ago, Bubba Watson hit his drives off the first tee with crowd noise. After he was introduced to...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-02-2014, 12:45 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 6,104
Posted By GT Chris
That's why when I listen to music, it is just one...

That's why when I listen to music, it is just one earbud. Volume is turned down sufficiently far that it is background music and I can participate in conversations. A few times I've had to ask...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-30-2014, 09:54 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 7,101
Posted By GT Chris
You might as well praise him for not robbing...

You might as well praise him for not robbing banks.

Is there any other way to play?
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 05-24-2014, 10:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 945
Posted By GT Chris
While a course's overall rating provides the...

While a course's overall rating provides the quickest metric to use, you will also find that reading individual reviews adds a good deal of information you would be interested in. A good reviewer...
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