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Forum: Technique & Strategy Yesterday, 03:39 PM
Replies: 76
Views: 4,409
Posted By TalbotTrojan
If you are trying to score well you are going to...

If you are trying to score well you are going to throw the shot you are most comfortable with. A lot of times that is the hyzer. Generally speaking it is better distance control because at the end of...
Forum: Technique & Strategy Yesterday, 12:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,087
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I am glad to hear you were able to switch back to...

I am glad to hear you were able to switch back to the power grip and not have issues with nose angle again. I think a different grip is great but also tends to be a bit of a gmimic at times. My...
Forum: Technique & Strategy Yesterday, 12:47 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 547
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I am not entirely sure there is a perfect way to...

I am not entirely sure there is a perfect way to draw these pictures, but I do love the detail in these. Good work.

I am planning for extensive work this off season. I am curious to see what...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-21-2014, 03:53 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,087
Posted By TalbotTrojan
Ideally there will be no tilt in your wrist. You...

Ideally there will be no tilt in your wrist. You are better off adjusting the disc angle in your hand and leaving the wrist as neutral as possible. This allows for the best lever action from the...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-20-2014, 04:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 339
Posted By TalbotTrojan
In one of the first technique videos I ever...

In one of the first technique videos I ever watched, I remember a very young looking Dave Feldberg say smooth is far. The point of the beto drill is still valid though. You want to be at your...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-20-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,682
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I have seen some really bad trash in my day. I am...

I have seen some really bad trash in my day. I am always glad to hear stories of clean do courses. My mom, who usually picks up trash while my dad caddies for me while I play t I urn amends is...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-20-2014, 04:29 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,087
Posted By TalbotTrojan
Ha. I love random movie references. To...

Ha. I love random movie references.

To actually answer the question posed by the OP in this latest post. No, 7 would not be ideal. 7 would create extra drag and would not be the most efficient...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-20-2014, 03:33 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,087
Posted By TalbotTrojan
While I am going to take time to do some field...

While I am going to take time to do some field work with HyzerUniBomber in the near future and while I do think most of big distance is form, I am also working on a few other thoughts right now which...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-20-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 3,087
Posted By TalbotTrojan
There is a good video from Discraft called more...

There is a good video from Discraft called more distance now. Perhaps some who is not typing a response on their phone can post it here. It talks a lot about the wrist and what is good and not. I...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-18-2014, 11:58 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,641
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I have four putters in my bag although...

I have four putters in my bag although technically Dynamic Disc's calls the Suspect a mid range. It has the same specs as the Westside Harp which is a putter so go figure. I generally approach with...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-15-2014, 12:50 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,555
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I really like the idea of a tomahawk or thumber...

I really like the idea of a tomahawk or thumber on pic one. At 300 feet it is an Enforcer for me. Used to be a Nuke OS.

Pic 2 is pretty much what you know you have to do. Throw the hyzer long...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-14-2014, 04:48 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,445
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I would rather play a sanctioned event and get...

I would rather play a sanctioned event and get ratings, not necessarily for the rating but because the standards of sanctioned tournaments gives me a reasonable expectation for how an event will be...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 10-14-2014, 04:44 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,047
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I have seen the whiskers before. I have seen...

I have seen the whiskers before. I have seen 4x4's. I have seen the poly rope as well. There is no perfect solution and people will always play whatever they like. I have seen 1' garden fences for...
Forum: Tournaments 10-14-2014, 12:35 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,056
Posted By TalbotTrojan
There was a Colorado guy who basically did this...

There was a Colorado guy who basically did this to get into Am Nationals in 2013. He finished darn near last that year and his rating dropped enough that he was not able to qualify for this years Am...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-13-2014, 04:07 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,195
Posted By TalbotTrojan
Also give the Discraft APX a shot or the DGA...

Also give the Discraft APX a shot or the DGA equivalent in the Reef. I like Swans from Westside. Just a few more suggestions from someone you know who used to love Summits but no longer throws them.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-12-2014, 09:05 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,195
Posted By TalbotTrojan
The more good courses one plays, the more you see...

The more good courses one plays, the more you see the need for every kind of shot possible. I played Kaposia in MN this summer and regular hole 5 I believe, I couldn't imagine throwing any shot...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-12-2014, 12:15 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,319
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I have my own spreadsheet on my computer that I...

I have my own spreadsheet on my computer that I put all my individual rounds on. I also put them in here. I also put all my doubles rounds in here. It just is what I do. If I am playing a new course,...
Forum: Tournaments 10-11-2014, 02:05 AM
Replies: 1,930
Views: 128,024
Posted By TalbotTrojan
JohnE loves throwing his putters and will throw a...

JohnE loves throwing his putters and will throw a putter any chance he gets.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-10-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 545
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I think Sidewinder has a good point. In general...

I think Sidewinder has a good point. In general people throw differently with a run up than without one. I would suggest working on both. I am more consistent from a standstill now, but that was not...
Forum: Tournaments 10-10-2014, 04:09 PM
Replies: 1,930
Views: 128,024
Posted By TalbotTrojan
McBeth, props for holding your competitors in...

McBeth, props for holding your competitors in high regard.

JohnE, I am stoked to know you have a signature disc.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-10-2014, 04:06 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,403
Posted By TalbotTrojan
So, I went through a complete overhaul of my bag...

So, I went through a complete overhaul of my bag earlier this year. Typically I would wait for the off season to do such a thing, but my game was well below expectations and I felt little to no...
Forum: Tournaments 10-08-2014, 04:03 PM
Replies: 1,930
Views: 128,024
Posted By TalbotTrojan
Usually JohnE has his wife Jennifer on his bag....

Usually JohnE has his wife Jennifer on his bag. In the little bit that I watched of the USDGC this year, it was his wife carrying his bag.
Forum: Tournaments 10-08-2014, 02:10 AM
Replies: 1,930
Views: 128,024
Posted By TalbotTrojan
For the record, Discraft has set up a test drive...

For the record, Discraft has set up a test drive area/driving range each of the last two years at Am Worlds. The idea is not totally lost. You throw what discs they have there for you to throw, they...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-06-2014, 04:10 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 8,743
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I took a look in his bag this weekend. He is...

I took a look in his bag this weekend. He is still throwing discs from other manufacturers. Then again I am not sure his discs have been approved yet.
Forum: Tournaments 10-06-2014, 12:48 AM
Replies: 1,930
Views: 128,024
Posted By TalbotTrojan
I know as a fan and friend I am proud of him. I...

I know as a fan and friend I am proud of him. I hope he finds a way to make himself super healthy and comes back next year to show those youngsters how it is done.

As for the fact that laying up...
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