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Forum: Course Design Yesterday, 06:24 PM
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Posted By Steve West
5 & 7 consider what will happen when players go...

5 & 7 consider what will happen when players go around the other side of the last trees before the target.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 01:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 330
Posted By Steve West
Beginners become more comfortable faster when...

Beginners become more comfortable faster when they know they are learning the real rules.

The lessons stick best when you teach them in context. Play with different groups and when a situation...
Forum: Course Design 04-22-2015, 12:09 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
The purpose of asking the question is to create a...

The purpose of asking the question is to create a statistic for Hole Length Variety. It would count how many different hole lengths are offered by a course. Thus, the question: What is "different"...
Forum: Course Design 04-21-2015, 10:46 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
Um...thanks???

Um...thanks???
Forum: Course Design 04-19-2015, 11:55 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,228
Posted By Steve West
Its like photography. Anyone can happen to take...

Its like photography. Anyone can happen to take a great photo.

But, for a one-time shot at something like a wedding - you want someone with the equipment, training, and experience to...
Forum: Course Design 04-18-2015, 09:34 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
Let's hope it wins.

Let's hope it wins.
Forum: Course Design 04-18-2015, 02:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
So, for you, the question would be: at what...

So, for you, the question would be: at what distance do you think your chance of parking the second shot is noticeably lower?
Forum: Course Design 04-18-2015, 12:53 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
Yes, or disc or anything, or you would have a...

Yes, or disc or anything, or you would have a different second throw (compared to if the hole were 250 feet).

I thought you understood the question, but according to your answer, you would stand...
Forum: Course Design 04-18-2015, 12:44 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
So, when do you pull out a different disc?

So, when do you pull out a different disc?
Forum: Course Design 04-17-2015, 11:25 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
Not necessarily, but length is the only...

Not necessarily, but length is the only difference between the holes.
Forum: Course Design 04-17-2015, 10:13 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
Yep. If you just threw a hole that was 250...

Yep.

If you just threw a hole that was 250 feet long, and the next hole was similar, what length does the second hole need to be for you to throw differently than you did on the 250 ft hole?
Forum: Course Design 04-17-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,222
Posted By Steve West
How different is "different"?

How much different in length does a hole need to be for you to throw differently?
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 04-16-2015, 01:30 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,400
Posted By Steve West
For the hole pictured, the back framing is...

For the hole pictured, the back framing is holding up the rest of the hill behind it. Where possible, you'd want everything flush.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-15-2015, 11:00 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,407
Posted By Steve West
In Price Theory, the product they are selling a...

In Price Theory, the product they are selling a tee time is a wasting asset. After the time passes, it becomes unsellable.

The costs they have are, in large part, fixed. The staff needs...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 04-11-2015, 08:05 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,033
Posted By Steve West
The Universal Disc Golf Monthly pass costs $24...

The Universal Disc Golf Monthly pass costs $24 for unlimited play at all participating courses. I hope the Madison area courses will join.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-09-2015, 10:37 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,010
Posted By Steve West
How much would be too much? Or, would 3 rounds...

How much would be too much? Or, would 3 rounds per day for 7 straight days be the best possible tournament?
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-09-2015, 09:18 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,010
Posted By Steve West
We can answer that question. I don't have data...

We can answer that question. I don't have data from any Pro Worlds, so I looked at the 262 Advanced players that played all 90 holes on 5 courses at Am Worlds.

I split the holes into 38 hard...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-09-2015, 08:40 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 6,010
Posted By Steve West
Do you think there is a minimum level of...

Do you think there is a minimum level of toughness, below which we no longer really have a Pro World Championship?
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-07-2015, 10:54 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,285
Posted By Steve West
Whichever disc golfer is standing next to someone...

Whichever disc golfer is standing next to someone who hasn't tried it.

Because the most effective way to get people to try anything is a one-on-one invitation in person.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 04-07-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 964
Posted By Steve West
There is no "plane". You just can't touch...

There is no "plane". You just can't touch anything closer to the target than the back of your marker, from the moment you release the disc until after you have demonstrated balance.
Forum: Course Design 04-07-2015, 12:06 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 839
Posted By Steve West
If it's the only one on the course, consider just...

If it's the only one on the course, consider just leaving it out there all alone. Nothing is more humbling than having no excuse for missing your putt. Players will come to dread facing that...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-07-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,633
Posted By Steve West
As for image, when disc golfers first start...

As for image, when disc golfers first start playing golf courses, they will make mistakes - four players hanging off the side of a moving a cart, etc.

The thing to do is remind the staff that new...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-06-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 2,633
Posted By Steve West
You don't create a disc golf course by simply...

You don't create a disc golf course by simply playing the ball golf holes with a disc.

Most golf courses should not add disc golf. However, there are 16,000 golf courses. If only one out of four...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-03-2015, 06:31 PM
Replies: 283
Views: 17,103
Posted By Steve West
Why not both?

Why not both?
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 04-03-2015, 09:16 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 632
Posted By Steve West
So a mob doesn't accuse you of ruining the course...

So a mob doesn't accuse you of ruining the course by messing with their favorite holes.
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