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Old 08-04-2016, 07:23 PM
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Default IOC recognizes disc sports!

Pdga.com has a story that reports the International Olympic Committee has officially recognized disc sports! This can pave the way for inclusion in future Olympics. Probably for Ultimate initially, but maybe some day Disc Golf
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Old 08-04-2016, 10:43 PM
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Hmm...
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Old 08-05-2016, 12:27 AM
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It could happen due to the new format that allowed surfing, skateboarding, and climbing to get in. The PDGA and WFDF are putting on a team tournament this month.
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Old 08-05-2016, 01:22 AM
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https://twitter.com/heathercurran/st...rc=twsrc%5Etfw

Pro Disc golfers' reaction: Whoa, they get bean bags?! We usually sleep on somebody's floor.
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Old 08-05-2016, 02:53 AM
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Not to burst your guys' bubble, but this happened last year. Check the date stamp on the article:

http://www.pdga.com/international-ol...on-disc-sports

Methinks someone found it on one of those "on this day" apps or something and re-shared it. Still cool though.
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Old 08-05-2016, 03:17 AM
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I like disc golf. And I like the Olympics. And I could, possibly see ultimate, mmmaybe. But disc golf dosent seem to be a proper fit for the Olympics.
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Old 08-05-2016, 07:09 AM
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Not to burst your guys' bubble, but this happened last year. Check the date stamp on the article:

http://www.pdga.com/international-ol...on-disc-sports

Methinks someone found it on one of those "on this day" apps or something and re-shared it. Still cool though.
And in the meantime, the PDGA has ended its membership within WFDF, so disc golf's role in whatever future disc sports might ever have with the Olympics is questionable at best.
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Old 08-05-2016, 07:17 AM
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The olympics is run by a group of ultra corrupt, greedy old men. Disc Golf in the olympics wouldn't be a good thing
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It would be great exposure tho
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Old 08-05-2016, 08:38 AM
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Not to burst your guys' bubble, but this happened last year. Check the date stamp on the article:

http://www.pdga.com/international-ol...on-disc-sports

Methinks someone found it on one of those "on this day" apps or something and re-shared it. Still cool though.

Yep.

http://www.dgcoursereview.com/forums...d.php?t=116157

I personally would rather see sack racing make it to the olympics.
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