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Forum: Discs 10-16-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 932
Posted By archmage
Opto Pure.

Opto Pure.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-03-2014, 12:56 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 4,552
Posted By archmage
I've always loved to show this old video to...

I've always loved to show this old video to buddies interested in disc golf:
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I find that showing tournament coverage can be a bit intimidating. Many aren't looking for a sport they...
Forum: Discs 10-01-2014, 02:05 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,174
Posted By archmage
I made myself a "20 years ago bag", which...

I made myself a "20 years ago bag", which consists of:
DX Classic Aviar (approved 1984)
DX Stingray (approved 1987)
DX Shark (approved 1989)
DX Viper (approved 1991)
DX Gazelle (approved 1994)
...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-28-2014, 03:28 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 2,392
Posted By archmage
I stopped going to tournaments. I stopped...

I stopped going to tournaments.
I stopped trying to improve.
I stopped caring about bad shots and missed putts.
I found the fun in playing again.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-10-2014, 02:50 PM
Replies: 80
Views: 5,142
Posted By archmage
Here in Finland (check at 24:40 onwards for a...

Here in Finland (check at 24:40 onwards for a good view):
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Of course, it was free, and I don't think many would have paid to spectate even here.
Forum: Discs 06-18-2014, 02:26 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 6,615
Posted By archmage
So I went to the local disc store to get some of...

So I went to the local disc store to get some of their last 1.2 QOLFs. I generally don't like white discs and that's why I haven't bought them earlier, but since I like the 1.2s more than 1.3s, and...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-03-2014, 04:36 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 2,726
Posted By archmage
160g DX Zephyr. I usually use it for warm up...

160g DX Zephyr. I usually use it for warm up catching, but sometimes I also throw it during a round just for fun. And it's surprisingly effective for various short shots, as long as there's not too...
Forum: Discs 05-26-2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,050
Posted By archmage
DX Eagle-X. Since my putter would already take...

DX Eagle-X. Since my putter would already take care of short and medium range game, I'd want a workable driver I can get different lines out of. I used to throw dx eagles a few years back, so I'm...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 04-30-2014, 04:25 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,426
Posted By archmage
Try this: vAV8kKURKaw I had the same...

Try this:
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I had the same problem with my power grip, then I found this grip, and I've been very happy how my mids and putters feel and fly since.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-29-2014, 06:09 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 787
Posted By archmage
Niko Rättyä. 15 years old, rated 966, threw a...

Niko Rättyä. 15 years old, rated 966, threw a 1062 rated round last summer on his way to win Kärkkäinen Open in the Open division. Finnish Champion 2013 in MJ2. Huge potential in this kid, expect to...
Forum: Discs 11-11-2013, 10:23 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 1,763
Posted By archmage
I learned rollers with a worn DX Leopard that was...

I learned rollers with a worn DX Leopard that was really easy to get to roll, but nowadays I use a worn Millennium Orion LS (G4). I feel the fairly blunt edge and flattish profile works well for...
Forum: Discs 10-20-2013, 04:43 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,873
Posted By archmage
Sinus AP here. I used to throw VPs, but the Sinus...

Sinus AP here. I used to throw VPs, but the Sinus has more comfortable grip, especially for forehands. And comes in brighter colors. And is cheaper to replace.
Forum: Discs 10-11-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,093
Posted By archmage
QOLS are really great discs (and I don't think...

QOLS are really great discs (and I don't think there are any other run but the 1.1 out there yet?). I feel they fly out of the box very much like nicely worn SOLF, with some turn and still fades...
Forum: Discs 10-10-2013, 12:34 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,315
Posted By archmage
I love my Sinuses, but the Orion LF is still the...

I love my Sinuses, but the Orion LF is still the best disc in this list.
Forum: Discs 10-04-2013, 04:04 AM
Replies: 410
Views: 28,774
Posted By archmage
I also use original zero pures, and when I...

I also use original zero pures, and when I handled the first zero soft and zero hard run pures, I also wished for zero medium, as the softs really were super stupid floppy soft, and hards are really...
Forum: Tournaments 10-02-2013, 09:16 AM
Replies: 936
Views: 64,529
Posted By archmage
And among the people that qualified was Juho...

And among the people that qualified was Juho Parviainen from Oulu, Finland! His throw was 594'. Awesome to see our local cannon-arm to make it into the showcase :)
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-22-2013, 09:05 PM
Replies: 101
Views: 3,985
Posted By archmage
It's a tie with a Grip-line Pure and Quantum...

It's a tie with a Grip-line Pure and Quantum Quasar, with 2 aces each.
Forum: Discs 09-21-2013, 02:20 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,151
Posted By archmage
I have this one red Z Nuke that I really like a...

I have this one red Z Nuke that I really like a lot, it's the perfect max distance disc for me. I have 7 other Z Nukes that I have bought trying to find one that would fly the same, but none of them...
Forum: Tournaments 09-05-2013, 02:45 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 10,744
Posted By archmage
If someone in my division wins money, or...

If someone in my division wins money, or something worth money, it's a buy in. If it's trophy only, then it's a participation fee.
Forum: Discs 08-25-2013, 07:26 PM
Replies: 1,688
Views: 130,647
Posted By archmage
Yeah, I think it's DyeMax. As for the chick, I...

Yeah, I think it's DyeMax. As for the chick, I think you have to ask Tomas Ekström about that, as I hear he did the art :) It was a player's pack disc for the Finnish Open 2013.
Forum: Discs 08-25-2013, 06:22 PM
Replies: 1,688
Views: 130,647
Posted By archmage
Can't bring myself to throw this one.. It's a GL...

Can't bring myself to throw this one.. It's a GL Mace.
Forum: Tournaments 08-20-2013, 10:37 AM
Replies: 1,052
Views: 136,562
Posted By archmage
Hole 16 had a Buncr Hazard rule in effect, so no...

Hole 16 had a Buncr Hazard rule in effect, so no there was no penalty stroke for OB shots.
Forum: Discs 08-19-2013, 03:34 PM
Replies: 67
Views: 4,139
Posted By archmage
Like some others have said, it might not be the...

Like some others have said, it might not be the disc, but the throw. I'll try to elaborate a bit. Hyzers generally have a lot of speed left when they hit the ground, and that means a lot of kinetic...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-19-2013, 03:12 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 6,017
Posted By archmage
I'd also like to add that even not showing up for...

I'd also like to add that even not showing up for a round can be considered ratings manipulation. I know people who tend to quit every time they have an off day. It might be in the middle of the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-14-2013, 04:13 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 6,069
Posted By archmage
Weeklies and leagues I generally consider...

Weeklies and leagues I generally consider practice and first steps to competitive play, and I very rarely give real warnings or penalties in such a casual setting. However, I always do mention that...
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