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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-18-2016, 07:24 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 8,939
Posted By IHearChains
:thmbdown: Do you expect the ladies to take...

:thmbdown:

Do you expect the ladies to take 15-20 years off from their book clubs or shopping trips? Yeah good luck with that argument. Every parent needs a break now and then. It actually makes...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-13-2016, 12:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,137
Posted By IHearChains
Not saying your personal experience isn't valid,...

Not saying your personal experience isn't valid, but I think different people can approach this differently... if you are out of your league, it can take off some of the pressure. If you think you're...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-12-2016, 01:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,137
Posted By IHearChains
Agreed, occasional conversation can be relaxing. ...

Agreed, occasional conversation can be relaxing. I misinterpreted, thanks for clarifying.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-11-2016, 01:24 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,137
Posted By IHearChains
Careful here...are they sincerely willing...

Careful here...are they sincerely willing participants, or too friendly to tell someone they're a distraction? Better to use some discretion, because as friendly as they may be, they probably didn't...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-30-2016, 11:47 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 8,444
Posted By IHearChains
since it seems MJ finds his discs without any...

since it seems MJ finds his discs without any problem, I'd have no reason to be bothered by it at all. :thmbup:

However I don't understand the argument others are making about getting people off...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-25-2016, 08:31 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,505
Posted By IHearChains
Very course dependent and hole dependent. To...

Very course dependent and hole dependent. To make it more general I listed them in groups, from understable to overstable

Longer courses
1. Tern/Destroyer
2. Buzzz SS/Buzzz/Hornet
3....
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 06-12-2016, 06:15 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 968
Posted By IHearChains
Let's say you see the disk flying toward an OB...

Let's say you see the disk flying toward an OB lake, goes out of sight behind the high grass at the shoreline, then a splash is visible, followed by waves on the still water. Your demand that...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-19-2016, 01:26 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,953
Posted By IHearChains
agreed ... but I am wondering if the best fit...

agreed ... but I am wondering if the best fit would be something more like this:

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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-19-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,782
Posted By IHearChains
I do that too. It's simple if you can populate...

I do that too. It's simple if you can populate the spreadsheet with the actual PDGA round ratings.

I use the following:

(all round ratings for last 12mo) + (most recent 25% of round ratings...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-19-2016, 01:04 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,953
Posted By IHearChains
Also, I'm not a statistician, but is a linear...

Also, I'm not a statistician, but is a linear function really the best way to fit the data? The indicated line would imply someone with 0 distance, an infant who can't hold a disc perhaps, would...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-19-2016, 12:58 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,953
Posted By IHearChains
Cool chart! I am curious about the data points...

Cool chart! I am curious about the data points in the vicinity of 1000-rated with 280-350 for max D. Are these older guys whose distance has diminished with age?

It's amazing to me that...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-11-2016, 06:46 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,082
Posted By IHearChains
No. There are plenty of cases where most of the...

No. There are plenty of cases where most of the throw is over OB and the spot where last IB has some sort of a compromised stance (mud, slope, high grass, etc). In those cases there's a big...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-11-2016, 06:25 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,641
Posted By IHearChains
Or divide SSE by whatever number of holes the...

Or divide SSE by whatever number of holes the course has, so that you can graph rating vs. SSE per hole?

Cool data analysis, best thread I've read on here in awhile.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 04-25-2016, 03:46 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,359
Posted By IHearChains
True Story: Heavily wooded course with...

True Story:

Heavily wooded course with hills and ravines, fall tournament, lots of leaves on the ground. My group finishes on hole 3. We cut through the woods on deer paths to head back to...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 04-18-2016, 07:09 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,774
Posted By IHearChains
I don't think the rule specifies the path one...

I don't think the rule specifies the path one must take to "arrive at the lie", so if you don't know where the basket is, it makes sense to choose a path that allows a view of the basket before...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-01-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 132
Views: 7,413
Posted By IHearChains
I'd go with a list of world-class stars in...

I'd go with a list of world-class stars in baseball, tennis, boxing...to rise to the top of those, you'd naturally have the quick twitch muscle type to be good at disc golf driving.

And then I'd...
Forum: Tournaments 03-09-2016, 03:04 PM
Replies: 980
Views: 94,641
Posted By IHearChains
I don't care whether his dad was involved, or...

I don't care whether his dad was involved, or whether the kid is on the Innova junior team.

When several adult men gang up to prank a 13 yr old kid on his birthday, in public, on camera, it...
Forum: Tournaments 03-07-2016, 04:56 PM
Replies: 980
Views: 94,641
Posted By IHearChains
What?! I have never once turned off a Youtube...

What?! I have never once turned off a Youtube video just because I happen to see one of those guys losing their cool.

I like seeing them battle their own emotions on the course, as long as...
Forum: Tournaments 03-06-2016, 09:32 AM
Replies: 980
Views: 94,641
Posted By IHearChains
It's just not funny when a group of adults picks...

It's just not funny when a group of adults picks on a 13-yr-old kid and humiliates him publicly. Most people know that, and would have vetoed the plan before it ever got close to happening.
Forum: Tournaments 03-06-2016, 08:45 AM
Replies: 980
Views: 94,641
Posted By IHearChains
^ This. It was his birthday for cryin out...

^ This.

It was his birthday for cryin out loud, and he's a 13 yr old kid. Not a teammate.

Who teaches their kid to accept public humiliation from adults like that? How much abuse has this kid...
Forum: Tournaments 03-06-2016, 12:14 AM
Replies: 980
Views: 94,641
Posted By IHearChains
2:34 in the video

2:34 in the video
Forum: Tournaments 03-05-2016, 11:59 PM
Replies: 980
Views: 94,641
Posted By IHearChains
Speaking of d-bag moves, yeah when it comes to...

Speaking of d-bag moves, yeah when it comes to JohnE calling time I agree.

But what kind of person tricks a 13-yr-old to get in front of the camera and then humiliates him publicly, on his...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-03-2015, 12:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 2,415
Posted By IHearChains
One of my favorites is this highlight reel from...

One of my favorites is this highlight reel from Dietrich winning the 2010 Beaver State Fling. Some really sweet disc flights captured in this one.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nDwA9M8m8lY
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 11-24-2015, 10:59 AM
Replies: 235
Views: 14,018
Posted By IHearChains
So would the fields have to be much smaller so...

So would the fields have to be much smaller so that both MPO and FPO would fit on the same course? Or, MPO will be on one course with the best media facilities, and the smaller FPO field will be on...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 11-04-2015, 10:42 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,393
Posted By IHearChains
Second the Buzzz/Hornet combination. For...

Second the Buzzz/Hornet combination. For drivers, Star Valk/Beast/Orc.

Just like backhand hyzer-flip, the forehand hyzer-flip is hard to master but opens up so many options in your game. ...
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