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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat Today, 04:25 PM
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Too sharp of an edge. It's a hotstamp mistake if...

Too sharp of an edge. It's a hotstamp mistake if you see one labeled like that. The Zephyr and Condor are the same diameter.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat Yesterday, 11:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,057
Posted By Cgkdisc
Zephyrs make good rollers if you're turning them...

Zephyrs make good rollers if you're turning them over anyway.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 08:23 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,910
Posted By Cgkdisc
It's not a problem unique to this proposal. What...

It's not a problem unique to this proposal. What do you do under current rules if your disc lands in a tree above the position that's over the cliff? if anything, this proposal provides a consistent...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat Yesterday, 07:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,057
Posted By Cgkdisc
Super Class never caught on as a regular...

Super Class never caught on as a regular competitive format intended for shorter, outdated courses that couldn't be lengthened. Players in general would still rather use their regular hi-tech discs...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 06:52 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,910
Posted By Cgkdisc
No, you would mark behind the closest bush...

No, you would mark behind the closest bush trunk/stalk on the line of play. The trunk/stalk would be between you and the basket. If you landed above 2m, you would always mark on the ground behind the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat Yesterday, 06:13 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,057
Posted By Cgkdisc
That's Vintage Class which came long before Super...

That's Vintage Class which came long before Super Class.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 01:10 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 351
Posted By Cgkdisc
In the southwest, several places have declared...

In the southwest, several places have declared cacti as casual obstacles with a meter relief allowed on the LOP without penalty so players don't have to use the Optional Relief rule with penalty.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 01:07 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 351
Posted By Cgkdisc
At one time, the Optional Relief rule allowed up...

At one time, the Optional Relief rule allowed up to 5m any direction but no closer to the pin (called Unsafe Lie). You could take a 2-throw penalty and go anywhere you wanted no closer to the pin....
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 01:01 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,910
Posted By Cgkdisc
Just like any other marking location, if you...

Just like any other marking location, if you can't play from there, you can take Optional Relief on line of play or Optional Rethrow. The point is you already might not like to play the lie under the...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 11:18 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,910
Posted By Cgkdisc
True. But if the rule were addressed, the RC...

True. But if the rule were addressed, the RC might decide it would be the trunk closest to the pin if unclear. The point is the player would get a small penalty and demonstrate some skill by having...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion Yesterday, 10:18 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,910
Posted By Cgkdisc
An interesting idea for a compromise would be...

An interesting idea for a compromise would be changing the rule to where a disc suspended above 2m would always be marked on the line of play behind the trunk of the tree it was suspended in with no...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-07-2016, 05:01 PM
Replies: 553
Views: 48,447
Posted By Cgkdisc
Discraft has been the long time sponsor of The...

Discraft has been the long time sponsor of The Memorial and now the Ledgestone with the largest purse ever. Their annual Ace Race might be the biggest event globally where every player "buys" two of...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 02-07-2016, 03:13 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,910
Posted By Cgkdisc
While it's true you mark straight down from the...

While it's true you mark straight down from the suspended disc to the playing surface, there is currently no general "rule of verticality".
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 02-06-2016, 11:35 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 1,910
Posted By Cgkdisc
Much of California seems to use it. Perhaps as...

Much of California seems to use it. Perhaps as the origination location for our sport, they have a stronger sense of tradition more than logic in hanging onto the penalty?
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-05-2016, 03:17 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 780
Posted By Cgkdisc
With regard to the OP. if there were an easy way...

With regard to the OP. if there were an easy way to do it, I would prefer to not use scores thrown by propagators that include penalty padding like missing holes. I agree that mental error penalties...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-05-2016, 02:59 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 780
Posted By Cgkdisc
T&D for our current game is not an appropriate...

T&D for our current game is not an appropriate fairway challenge element for a few reasons. However, it can be an appropriate element to discourage routes outside the course property in the same way...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-05-2016, 02:45 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 780
Posted By Cgkdisc
There's a lot of potential content that could be...

There's a lot of potential content that could be discussed in depth. For starters, rather than regurgitate it here, please read or re-read my story on Granularity. That's the current go-to in-depth...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-04-2016, 05:17 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 11,500
Posted By Cgkdisc
Coaching and tweaking will be happening for...

Coaching and tweaking will be happening for several events upcoming. The anomalies are discovered by course stats, not necessarily by event. I did mention extreme weather.

I'd like to get to the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-04-2016, 03:38 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 11,500
Posted By Cgkdisc
We have internal calculations that can flag...

We have internal calculations that can flag anomalies. These have been automated to flag Roger when doing ratings processing. The reason for an anomaly can be extreme weather, improper course layout...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-03-2016, 01:21 PM
Replies: 243
Views: 11,500
Posted By Cgkdisc
Here you go: ...

Here you go:

http://www.pdga.com/non-standard-rules-and-waivers-explained
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-03-2016, 09:54 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,539
Posted By Cgkdisc
If any recommendations come from the new...

If any recommendations come from the new manufacturer consortium, there's a better chance it will be to roll back the specs based on interference concerns in crowded parks. But my perception is we've...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-02-2016, 11:59 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,539
Posted By Cgkdisc
More likely changes in the rules and course...

More likely changes in the rules and course design than disc specs.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-02-2016, 10:54 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 15,031
Posted By Cgkdisc
Could be. Probably could have been a B-tier but...

Could be. Probably could have been a B-tier but maybe they felt XA still sounded better and players would have to be PDGA members. Plus it was a charity with fund raising expectations and potentially...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-02-2016, 10:44 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 3,539
Posted By Cgkdisc
My observations over the years. 1. New plastics...

My observations over the years.
1. New plastics improved durability slowing flight changes over time.
2. Discs finally maxed out on the sharpness and rim width specs.
3. Blizzard technology...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-02-2016, 02:55 PM
Replies: 223
Views: 8,147
Posted By Cgkdisc
Rellort (reverse of troller)

Rellort (reverse of troller)
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