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Forum: Course Design 02-20-2015, 01:32 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,084
Posted By Royal Hill
I have been more of an advocate of greens near...

I have been more of an advocate of greens near slopes
compared to
Greens that are on slopes.

Doesn't sound much different, but it is. DeLa veaga has many pins that are near the dreaded...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-20-2015, 01:13 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 7,145
Posted By Royal Hill
How about some five gallon landscape planters...

How about some five gallon landscape planters with 8-10 ft clump bamboos…

you know… just set out for today or practice ramp up and event weekend. picked up tomorrow or at event tear down then...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-18-2015, 08:59 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 7,145
Posted By Royal Hill
Chuck, This is in part one of the principles...

Chuck,
This is in part one of the principles of the Lk Stevens baskets mentioned above, although yours involves somewhat radial symmetry (where the FredC baskets are often one side dominant). ...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-18-2015, 08:32 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 7,145
Posted By Royal Hill
Next option: For those in the chain...

Next option:

For those in the chain narrowing camp: How about a fixed length chain constrictor?
(x) inches long, intended to thread through the outer chains at the (y) links from the top...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-18-2015, 08:23 PM
Replies: 195
Views: 7,145
Posted By Royal Hill
Thoughts on catching zone size: I agree...

Thoughts on catching zone size:

I agree with Chuck K that decreasing the vertical opening size seems the most easy adaptation for current set ups for a special day use. Does anyone have an...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-17-2015, 02:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,302
Posted By Royal Hill
Thinking about this thread over the last day, I...

Thinking about this thread over the last day, I did come up with a counterpoint way a club could conceivably do something like this.

A club could offer a "scholarship" program, or a "grant"...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-16-2015, 10:39 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,302
Posted By Royal Hill
There's a place for "passing a hat" to help fund...

There's a place for "passing a hat" to help fund a worthy cause.
Or a donation jar
Or a bake sale
Or a stand alone event who's structure model can generate fundraiser revenues. (and billed as...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 01-30-2015, 09:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,019
Posted By Royal Hill
H Bill, Sounds great - your passion rings...

H Bill,

Sounds great - your passion rings through your words loud and clear. It is amazing when given carte blanche to do what you think needs done.

Is there a site or link where you've...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-30-2015, 12:45 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,987
Posted By Royal Hill
Best Advice on towels: There is a thing called...

Best Advice on towels:
There is a thing called a Grommet Kit available at most sewing/craft/hobby stores.

Acquire one of these sets - Grommet Set size Large - includes the metal pin Setter,...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-17-2015, 08:10 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 996
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...
...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-17-2015, 01:31 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 996
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: 120
Views: 5,902
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: 27
Views: 1,873
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: 27
Views: 1,873
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: 4,703
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: 458
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: 4,703
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: 3,818
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: 1,300
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.
...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 12-17-2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,608
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: 1,663
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: 1,663
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: 1,827
Views: 339,382
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: 959
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: 981
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...
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