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Forum: Tournaments 07-18-2015, 04:02 PM
Replies: 322
Views: 15,985
Posted By IHearChains
Bizarre whining rant by JTacoma. We know it's...

Bizarre whining rant by JTacoma. We know it's possible to produce videos of the actual event instead of (or in addition to) people sitting around talking. Because we've seen it done, hundreds of...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 07-18-2015, 09:14 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,687
Posted By IHearChains
If you're using a DX disc as a go-to driver it...

If you're using a DX disc as a go-to driver it will be a totally different disc in a couple weeks of regular play, because the wear causes them to get really flippy (understable, meaning they turn...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-14-2015, 10:33 AM
Replies: 126
Views: 5,690
Posted By IHearChains
I played with Des Reading on my card in MPM a few...

I played with Des Reading on my card in MPM a few years ago. The only other FPO entry was 150pts lower rated, so I guess she wanted more competition instead of an easy cash grab. :thmbup:

She...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 07-06-2015, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 300
Posted By IHearChains
The Buzzz is a great choice, but will finish left...

The Buzzz is a great choice, but will finish left if you throw with lower power. The Buzzz SS would be easier to throw straight.

For either one, I'd recommend Z plastic because it's very...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 07-05-2015, 11:51 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 475
Posted By IHearChains
Best in the area are Wildcat Bluff, West Lake,...

Best in the area are Wildcat Bluff, West Lake, and Camden II. Wildcat is just north of Cedar Rapids, Camden and West Lake are in the Quad Cities (IA-IL border).

Wildcat and Camden II are both...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-27-2015, 09:39 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 3,861
Posted By IHearChains
If a competitor uses your advice and ends up with...

If a competitor uses your advice and ends up with a bad result, then it gets awkward.

Right here in this thread you can see why...people are claiming others advice was intentionally misleading,...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-21-2015, 11:27 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,645
Posted By IHearChains
Only one supporting point needs to be on the lie...

Only one supporting point needs to be on the lie (up to 30cm back from the back edge of the disc. With a really steep slope, sometimes it can be helpful to use a hand as a supporting point and then...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-21-2015, 06:29 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 5,468
Posted By IHearChains
Here's a couple of impressive Cunningham videos,...

Here's a couple of impressive Cunningham videos, including forehand hyzers, anhyzers, and hyzer flips...she's got all kinds of versatility to her forehand, plus a very solid backhand.
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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2015, 10:27 PM
Replies: 59
Views: 3,322
Posted By IHearChains
Early fade on Wraith, turns over a Beast. I think...

Early fade on Wraith, turns over a Beast. I think Orc is good choice in-between those. Someone who already throws Beasts will find the Orc feels similar but will fade a little more.

Still, I...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-15-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 88
Views: 3,656
Posted By IHearChains
Good: carry out your own garbage Better: ...

Good: carry out your own garbage

Better: carry out your own garbage, AND pick up others garbage found in the rough and leave it at the tee

Best: carry out your own garbage, AND pick up...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-11-2015, 01:43 PM
Replies: 69
Views: 3,601
Posted By IHearChains
I'm currently addressing this same issue (its a...

I'm currently addressing this same issue (its a work in progress) and here are the things that I feel are helping me the most:
(a) if I'm in a staggered stance, I try to get more push off the back...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 05-06-2015, 12:54 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,424
Posted By IHearChains
Bucksnort is a good example of getting a pass. ...

Bucksnort is a good example of getting a pass. It has issues with all of the things you mentioned, but it's got a cool vibe and the owner seems like a really good guy. I played Conifer right after...
Forum: Vacations & Road Trips 04-20-2015, 01:52 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 301
Posted By IHearChains
That's a fun course, decent variety and some...

That's a fun course, decent variety and some elevation changes. It's on the campus of Iowa Western Community College, less than 5 min from I-80. Worth a stop.
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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-13-2015, 02:56 PM
Replies: 131
Views: 6,826
Posted By IHearChains
When they ask you to play through, just say...

When they ask you to play through, just say "thanks but actually I'll just skip this hole", then walk ahead to the next one and tee off before they get there.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-02-2015, 01:17 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 20,374
Posted By IHearChains
EXACTLY. It's not a problem. It seems like...

EXACTLY. It's not a problem.

It seems like this whole thread is built on insecurity, an inferiority complex versus ball golf. Someone winning with -1 instead of a -40 is NOT going to make ball...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-30-2015, 02:23 PM
Replies: 289
Views: 20,374
Posted By IHearChains
I think the touring pros get dialed in on the par...

I think the touring pros get dialed in on the par 3 courses during practice, so that every shot they take during the round is one they've already thrown 10 times in practice.

Par 4/5 courses are...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-23-2015, 01:02 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 4,022
Posted By IHearChains
others with incredible championship runs: ...

others with incredible championship runs:

Dan Gable -- Univ of Iowa wrestling
16 NCAA Championships and 21 consecutive Big Ten Championships. Nine consecutive NCAA Team Championships from...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-09-2015, 09:36 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,279
Posted By IHearChains
couple others to add: If people are ignoring...

couple others to add:

If people are ignoring your conversation starters, then you might be talking too much. Don't get offended if people don't want to talk, it is not about you. Some people...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-03-2015, 05:28 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,458
Posted By IHearChains
And it wasn't propelled toward the target. I...

And it wasn't propelled toward the target. I don't see that in the current rules but I thought that used to be part of the definition of "throw", maybe it was at the time this happened. Anyway, to...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-03-2015, 04:13 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,458
Posted By IHearChains
Back in the day, DGTV had this gem on their "shot...

Back in the day, DGTV had this gem on their "shot of the day" feature. Last hole, putt to force playoff. Climo tried to avoid the playoff by hitting Leiviska with a practice throw penalty for...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 02-16-2015, 08:55 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 4,225
Posted By IHearChains
Even if 99.999% of the weight is supported off...

Even if 99.999% of the weight is supported off the line of play, if there's 0.001% of the weight still supported by any point on the line of play, even if it's only a fingernail, I believe that's...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-16-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 101
Views: 7,135
Posted By IHearChains
Cool lists New013. The 2nd list looks more...

Cool lists New013. The 2nd list looks more useful...I'd rather play a 2.5 course that is inflated to 3.5 than a 2.0 course that is inflated to 3.0. Rating inflation is the only way I can imagine...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 12-27-2014, 06:33 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 928
Posted By IHearChains
If you want a driver for 200-250ft hyzers or...

If you want a driver for 200-250ft hyzers or hyzer skip shots, a Star Orc flies fairly overstable at that power level and skips really well. If you want it more overstable than that, a Star Starfire...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-27-2014, 06:17 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 9,104
Posted By IHearChains
I like Star Starfires, for me they are solid and...

I like Star Starfires, for me they are solid and reliable at fighting headwinds. Actually I only carry it on windy days.

The Pro Starfire is an entirely different story...not overstable at all. ...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-21-2014, 09:43 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 2,134
Posted By IHearChains
Imagine work nights on the course. Everybody...

Imagine work nights on the course. Everybody with their own idea of how the course should be developed, and nobody even needs to lift a finger to implement their ideas. Chaos!
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