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Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A Today, 11:03 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 981
Posted By markmcc
It is easy to get confused as you'll get several...

It is easy to get confused as you'll get several different ideas on the best way to develop your skills.

Putter only rounds are a great way to improve and develop your technique as putters will...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A Yesterday, 12:13 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 981
Posted By markmcc
Actually, throwing a disc 450 ft (over flat...

Actually, throwing a disc 450 ft (over flat ground...) is very far, and most of us will never be able to do it. Comparing "normal" folks to what David Wiggins is doing is a bit like saying that...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 07-01-2015, 12:01 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 832
Posted By markmcc
This past winter I was I decided to concentrate...

This past winter I was I decided to concentrate my field work on mid-ranges and started having terrible problems with turning them all over when driving out past 200'. I was using my "normal"...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-29-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,037
Posted By markmcc
I travel quite a bit and like to try new courses...

I travel quite a bit and like to try new courses along the way. I lost my favorite driver the other day on a new course when the disc faded into a brush-filled gully that I didn't realize was left of...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-17-2015, 01:22 AM
Replies: 168
Views: 7,301
Posted By markmcc
I joined a young guy at the last hole on a local...

I joined a young guy at the last hole on a local course, and we both drove. I typically do a "one-step" drive and drove what I would say was 275' (pretty typical for me). He used a more typical...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-11-2015, 09:38 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,256
Posted By markmcc
I fly radio controlled airplanes and have my name...

I fly radio controlled airplanes and have my name and telephone number on them in case of a radio malfunction or an unfortunate encounter with a tree. So I suppose I put my name and number on things...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-11-2015, 07:45 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 3,256
Posted By markmcc
I put my name and number on all of my discs. ...

I put my name and number on all of my discs.

I don't have a single disc that I think or as collectable, or that I'm holding for later sale, so ink isn't an issue to me. I've had 4 or 5 discs...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-08-2015, 01:16 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,315
Posted By markmcc
I was playing a tournament at a park in Cortez,...

I was playing a tournament at a park in Cortez, Colorado. There was a couple passed out under the basket we were about to play to. I went up there, woke them up (tough as they were way drunk) and...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-08-2015, 01:10 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,315
Posted By markmcc
Uhh, No. Dragonflies have a larval stage that...

Uhh, No. Dragonflies have a larval stage that live in the water. When the adult is ready to emerge the dragonfly nymph crawls up onto a reed, rock or other dry land and the adult emerges, leaving...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 06-05-2015, 12:29 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 429
Posted By markmcc
I've played the Two Gray Hares course and met the...

I've played the Two Gray Hares course and met the owners. They are very nice folks. Didn't take any lessons but they've been around for quite a while.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 05-29-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,852
Posted By markmcc
Same. I am not very good at either, and use them...

Same. I am not very good at either, and use them one to get out of a tight spot.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-28-2015, 10:50 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,869
Posted By markmcc
I spent last summer as a campground volunteer at...

I spent last summer as a campground volunteer at Farragut State Park in northern Idaho (four DG courses). They had more Lightning discs in their "pro shop" than I'd ever seen before, and they...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-19-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 5,921
Posted By markmcc
I think that some of the perceived homophobia in...

I think that some of the perceived homophobia in DG is due to the fact that many of our players are high-school and college "dudes" who are more worried about looking tough and being macho than they...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 05-15-2015, 11:52 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 2,414
Posted By markmcc
Don't be surprised if you don't have a clearly...

Don't be surprised if you don't have a clearly dominant eye.

I shot pistols and rifles competitively for about 15 years, and got used to using only my right eye (right-handed). But when I started...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-13-2015, 11:43 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,232
Posted By markmcc
I've returned probably a dozen discs without...

I've returned probably a dozen discs without getting one back, until this last week. I left a nice ESP Comet on a state park course, and got a call from a guy within about 15 minutes saying that he'd...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-12-2015, 09:47 PM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,416
Posted By markmcc
I am 0/25 in two categories (Top Rated, Most...

I am 0/25 in two categories (Top Rated, Most Favorited) and 1/25 in the third (Most Wishlisted). I play mostly rural courses and just haven't spent any time around the DG hotspots.

If it wasn't...
Forum: Discs 05-10-2015, 06:41 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,602
Posted By markmcc
Parting Line Height It's the seam on the...

Parting Line Height

It's the seam on the wing where the top and bottom sections of the mold come together.

From Inbounds Disc Golf - When comparing two discs of the same mold, all other things...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 04-30-2015, 06:50 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 391
Posted By markmcc
I played the 9-hole layout back in November, so...

I played the 9-hole layout back in November, so look forward to giving the new layout a try when I'm back later in the year. I'm glad to read that the blind drive on Hole 4 has been eliminated. A...
Forum: Discs 04-23-2015, 07:40 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,993
Posted By markmcc
Same for me. Even if I have a straightforward BH...

Same for me. Even if I have a straightforward BH approach available, I often just FH the Zone in there. So predictable.
Forum: Discs 04-23-2015, 03:48 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,993
Posted By markmcc
I have a bright pink ESP Zone (and an identical...

I have a bright pink ESP Zone (and an identical backup) that is my only "won't play DG without it" disc. I use it for both FH and BH approach shots, for putting into ridiculous headwinds, and...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 04-22-2015, 08:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 704
Posted By markmcc
The short answer is yes. As long as you've...

The short answer is yes. As long as you've released the disc prior to that foot coming down, you are good.
Forum: Other Gear 04-16-2015, 09:11 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 2,757
Posted By markmcc
It looks like the last reviewer made a pretty...

It looks like the last reviewer made a pretty good prediction about the future of the course...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-13-2015, 04:30 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,628
Posted By markmcc
I play solo rounds almost exclusively, so run...

I play solo rounds almost exclusively, so run into this regularly. And I share the same sense of "anxiety" about joining a group for a single hole and shanking my drive off into never-never land....
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-06-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 2,928
Posted By markmcc
I like it. I travel and play a lot of courses...

I like it. I travel and play a lot of courses just one time. The visibility of that bright yellow band helps me to find the baskets.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 04-03-2015, 04:46 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 641
Posted By markmcc
It was, but I was really hanging out over that...

It was, but I was really hanging out over that mini. Looked illegal as heck, but I think it was ok. :thmbup:
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