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Forum: Discs 10-11-2016, 04:19 PM
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Posted By BCDan
I know you were needing funds to start another...

I know you were needing funds to start another line of Gecko bags, perhaps a partner like Daredevil Discs could sponsor a run of new gecko bags? A lot of disc golf stores in Canada lack an...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-16-2016, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,030
Views: 83,053
Posted By BCDan
I think I've been fairly successful with...

I think I've been fairly successful with memberships in my small city of 11,000 people, we have 30+ members, but it's not been easy. I find in general, that most courses are free to like a tennis...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 07-16-2016, 07:12 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,152
Posted By BCDan
Never had a problem with wasps with these tonals,...

Never had a problem with wasps with these tonals, wouldn't people throwing discs at them prevent wasps from choosing it as a home?

I gave some of these tonals for a course in Grovedale Alberta...
Forum: Discs 07-11-2016, 04:44 AM
Replies: 182
Views: 10,866
Posted By BCDan
I have a few max weight hpp demons that are...

I have a few max weight hpp demons that are domey.. they are starting to turn on me after not much use now. Sometimes they don't come back when I improperly torque it

My discraft zone are lot...
Forum: Discs 06-25-2016, 12:25 PM
Replies: 211
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Posted By BCDan
Sounds like my flat Discraft Z-Crush... which...

Sounds like my flat Discraft Z-Crush... which II've. .. But Crush's vary too much apparently so looking foreward to trying out the PDx
Forum: Course Design 05-15-2016, 08:01 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,935
Posted By BCDan
Yeah, but if you were to go to council, would you...

Yeah, but if you were to go to council, would you put your reputation on it and ask for two courses?


Compared to say just 1 Course in Kin Park...(image attached)
Forum: Course Design 05-15-2016, 04:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,935
Posted By BCDan
18 hole course, would you approve this?

First off, I DID NOT design this 18 hole course. Would you present this to city council as a safe and viable disc golf course?


This is the feedback I've gotten so far

"It shoots AT a busy 4...
Forum: Course Design 04-26-2016, 01:55 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
Town of 10,000 people. Compared to other parts in...

Town of 10,000 people. Compared to other parts in town, it was the least used. There are maybe 50 disc golfers per week? Diamond used once a week for gym class for a couple months only per year....
Forum: Course Design 04-25-2016, 09:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
I AGREE with both of you. The change of hole #5...

I AGREE with both of you. The change of hole #5 was literally done in 5 minutes within hearing about the homeowners complaints . I don't like crisscrossing fairways either or sharing of baskets. But...
Forum: Course Design 04-25-2016, 08:07 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
Here is video of hole 6. ...

Here is video of hole 6.

https://youtu.be/AOqypiNA2_8

We redesigned the hole #5 that was causing the rare errant disc, April 1st. There is an updated map attached.

The Mayor and City want...
Forum: Discs 04-21-2016, 06:44 AM
Replies: 216
Views: 26,809
Posted By BCDan
sexton firebird was first, but yep. First runs...

sexton firebird was first, but yep. First runs fd3's are not as overstable as the sexton firebird, but I heard second runs of the FD3 are more overstable, so..... yeah. very similar. 300foot...
Forum: Course Design 04-18-2016, 02:28 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
Except the most vocal person against the course...

Except the most vocal person against the course is the the one that borders hole 6 teepad. If all baskets were by Creek they still wouldn't like it.... There is a zero percent chance of a disc...
Forum: Course Design 04-18-2016, 02:19 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
Nope . Everything has to be analyzedone, ...

Nope . Everything has to be analyzedone, engineered? Blah bla. Engineering along would charge $10,000 plus
Forum: Course Design 04-15-2016, 05:22 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
That was first thought/recommendation, we didn't...

That was first thought/recommendation, we didn't have a hole auger and concrete at the time though....

But yes, centralising hole(s) would be an option... we thought about putting #5 near #3...
Forum: Course Design 04-14-2016, 02:31 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
They don't want taller fences, nets, trees, or...

They don't want taller fences, nets, trees, or anything near their backyard.... which means I'll need trees in interior of course...All I need is about 6 trees and I could just slightly adjust...
Forum: Course Design 04-14-2016, 01:56 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
All good ideas ! For now, I have people throwing...

All good ideas ! For now, I have people throwing to and sharing basket #2 from slightly adjusted teepad #5.. though now players are in a fire zone there.

Yes, OB or mando's don't stop aerobie...
Forum: Course Design 04-14-2016, 07:06 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,064
Posted By BCDan
Homeowners near course demand removal of hole...

So, a couple local homeowners bordering our local course are upset about hole #5 being too close. I've already moved it once, and so it's now 100+ feet away from any fence line.

Here is youtube...
Forum: Other Gear 04-02-2016, 06:21 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 582
Posted By BCDan
Dynamic Discs Mini Recruit Basket

https://youtu.be/HFjEUU9h8wc
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Forum: Course Design 03-29-2016, 10:11 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 606
Posted By BCDan
Fort St John Disc Golf Course, 9 holes

So, I revised the holes based on advice here, and added a hole near the abandoned tennis courts , which allowed me to have 2 medium length holes in the "western forest", rather than 3 short ones I...
Forum: Course Design 03-20-2016, 12:05 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By BCDan
I think the holes will be longer than they...

I think the holes will be longer than they appear, the "teepads" on that map are like 30 feet long, lol. I used Windows paint. I think the average length of holes will be about 175 feet at first,...
Forum: Course Design 03-20-2016, 12:03 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By BCDan
Thanks for your feedback. I think you're in...

Thanks for your feedback. I think you're in agreement with me...?

Are you saying I should design it to be a short 9 hole course for kids first then expand teepads and pin positions as player skill...
Forum: Course Design 03-19-2016, 05:54 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By BCDan
About the ball diamonds, if I had to guess, there...

About the ball diamonds, if I had to guess, there is a fence....but I'll be up in the city again in a few days and do more testings and walk-throughs.

About creating a dogleg, that is a good...
Forum: Course Design 03-19-2016, 05:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By BCDan
Yes, target audience is elementary kids that are...

Yes, target audience is elementary kids that are close to the park. As you can see hole 1 and 2 are longest holes (200feet avg) because they are more open than the rest. I am not against making the...
Forum: Course Design 03-19-2016, 06:56 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,045
Posted By BCDan
Wooded course, new players/kids in mind

So, the a city of FSJ has 5 Disc Golf baskets that have been sitting in storage, and I have extra tonals, so I am thinking about making a mixed target 9 hole Course in a Park that borders an...
Forum: Bags / Carts / Straps / Tags 03-13-2016, 03:35 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 20,016
Posted By BCDan
Count me in for 2 !

Count me in for 2 !
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