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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-17-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 907
Posted By Royal Hill
Fewer than fifteen players? Gosh, in that...

Fewer than fifteen players?

Gosh, in that case you can ask each person individually - "Bob, you on board with the plan? Carl, how about you? Eric, any questions? Lindsey, we good?" , etc...
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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-17-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 907
Posted By Royal Hill
Best Advice: seek to use an event format that is...

Best Advice: seek to use an event format that is low on risk structure.

Could be any format really, fundraiser or trophy (recognition) only, but the key for first time is avoiding the merchandise...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 01-16-2015, 07:37 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 3,477
Posted By Royal Hill
Whenever this particular issue comes up - with...

Whenever this particular issue comes up - with this player or others before him - I always take a moment and l remember what it feels like to actually intend to fault. Try it some time. Try and...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 12-31-2014, 03:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,164
Posted By Royal Hill
Eric, Monty's been influenced by the simple...

Eric,

Monty's been influenced by the simple basket arrows at Bud Pell at Ross Farm DGC in WA st. On this course small simple wood stock "arrows" are drilled at each end and zip tied to one of the...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 12-31-2014, 12:19 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,164
Posted By Royal Hill
Had a mental image, then saw the prototype...

Had a mental image, then saw the prototype drawing.

Bummer, it would become a step. Too enticing. The major thought would be that when it gets bent down to the ground, would the arrow still be...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-29-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,914
Posted By Royal Hill
I continue to like the counterpoints that D Sauls...

I continue to like the counterpoints that D Sauls is putting out there. Careful with freebies when it comes to club memberships. Plus, be extra carefull with "lifetime" status. People change,...
Forum: Course Design 12-27-2014, 05:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 395
Posted By Royal Hill
I will agree strongly with the rationing behind...

I will agree strongly with the rationing behind JC's post above. The timeframe seems too compressed to likely match realistic growth, as most areas see it, especially if growing from the ground up...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-25-2014, 08:10 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 3,914
Posted By Royal Hill
What's better than membership.. Or fifteen...

What's better than membership.. Or fifteen dollars?

"Recognition"

That recognition could take many different forms. Hopefully those close to the person will know what "recognition" means the...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-19-2014, 01:05 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 3,480
Posted By Royal Hill
Thoughts on effectiveness of home routines: ...

Thoughts on effectiveness of home routines:

Number one: consider Two baskets. It is amazing how more efficient and effective of a strategy this is. Doesn't matter if they are cheap or expensive...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-18-2014, 08:31 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,125
Posted By Royal Hill
Alternate shot can be fun among friends. ...

Alternate shot can be fun among friends.

Someone eluded to what I feel is a good guiding principle if designing "non normal" formats when general attendance/random draw events are concerned.
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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-17-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,473
Posted By Royal Hill
It seems like I've posted on a very similar...

It seems like I've posted on a very similar thread to this one, but some best principles still hold true.

A great club would consider having:

A club webpage: main emphasis on being the outward...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 11-07-2014, 02:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,592
Posted By Royal Hill
One extra addendum: IF you have a basket...

One extra addendum:

IF you have a basket location that is on a steep slope, say like on a "fast green" and the bucket technique is used - (which would be advantageous for install because of the...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 11-07-2014, 01:54 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,592
Posted By Royal Hill
I'll add another PAC NW case study. Multiple...

I'll add another PAC NW case study.

Multiple courses, most have been installed with five gallon bucket technique.

What we've learned:

They can be wiggled out and are not theft deterrent on...
Forum: Tournaments 10-13-2014, 05:57 PM
Replies: 1,792
Views: 326,683
Posted By Royal Hill
Thanks for the knowledge! By the way, the...

Thanks for the knowledge!

By the way, the video that has the intro music that ends when the players earbuds are popped out - that was a genius transition!
Forum: Tournaments 10-11-2014, 12:42 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 867
Posted By Royal Hill
Looking forward to hearing what you find working,...

Looking forward to hearing what you find working, and if you are being brutally honest as it looks like you are doing, also what falls flat.

One sneaky smart idea I saw a local club do for...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-09-2014, 01:11 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 929
Posted By Royal Hill
Martin, I'll read this flyer back to you,...

Martin,

I'll read this flyer back to you, and try my best to proof it for meaning at first read.
(this is a good thing to do usually - as a project creator we often are so much in the know that...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-08-2014, 02:29 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 929
Posted By Royal Hill
I can give pointers for inspiration. There...

I can give pointers for inspiration.

There are many ways to go about having inspiration hit for an ad piece. If the event is yours, the terms are yours - well then - you can now do whatever you...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 10-07-2014, 05:00 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,956
Posted By Royal Hill
Turf is good, especially the high grade stuff. ...

Turf is good, especially the high grade stuff. But high grade isn't cheap either if you are buying new.

Ever watch much European or Scandanavian disc golf video footage? Lots of high grade...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 10-07-2014, 03:34 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,956
Posted By Royal Hill
I'll add this addendum: I love that disc...

I'll add this addendum:

I love that disc golf is self made. I mean it. I really like that most clubs operate on shoestring budgets, watch every penny, and spend wisely and with much thought. ...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 10-07-2014, 03:14 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,956
Posted By Royal Hill
Yupp, the price point seems to fit the Terrawalk...

Yupp, the price point seems to fit the Terrawalk usage role of a non concrete option when needed to meet some restrictions - when financial resources are not a major inhibitor.

Best matches would...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 10-06-2014, 07:24 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 844
Posted By Royal Hill
BCDan, I like your solutions oriented...

BCDan,

I like your solutions oriented thinking. I tend to be solutions oriented myself.

Yes, a hex supported parking area is a great use. Also, to support a walking connector path through...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 10-06-2014, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 844
Posted By Royal Hill
Hex grids, etc. This particular hex grid...

Hex grids, etc.

This particular hex grid by the photos seems one of the stouter ones as each cell seems to be fully neighboring another. No row "gappage" if you will as there is in some...
Forum: Tournaments 10-02-2014, 05:09 PM
Replies: 1,936
Views: 146,755
Posted By Royal Hill
To Chime in on the those who have "fallen from...

To Chime in on the those who have "fallen from the podium" discussion.

I was watching some of the LPGA coverage in China yesterday evening.
This topic came up in the coverage.

Yani Tseng… a...
Forum: Newbie Intros and Q&A 09-27-2014, 06:14 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,350
Posted By Royal Hill
One method: pushed off goals. Pushed off...

One method: pushed off goals.

Pushed off goals? Yeah. I'll explain. In the most recent Discgolfer magazine there is an interview with open women's professional Ragna Bygda. Most of the article...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 09-26-2014, 11:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,525
Posted By Royal Hill
^correction: "the Four Disc Golfs" article was...

^correction: "the Four Disc Golfs" article was by Rick Kapalko
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