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Disc Golf as a Suggestion to Improve

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Three grassroots ideas to improve Dayton starting now
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3. Disc golf course

Disc golf is a low impact hobby, and Bobby Walker, an employee of Air Force Research Laboratory, says a riverfront course would bring more people to the rivers.

Such a project could be established in one of the already-existing parks near the river and would bring new hobbyists to Dayton parks with relatively little effort. Disc golf is a Frisbee-based passtime that combines throwing a Frisbee with golf-like courses and standing goalposts.
“It requires almost no maintenance and is very noninvasive to establish a waterfront park attractions,” wrote Walker, a Lieutenant in the Air Force and a human factors scientist. “It is a fun, leisurely sport akin to Frisbee, and the project would bolster Dayton’s drive to be the outdoor adventure capitol of the Midwest.”
"Standing goalposts" is new.


http://www.bizjournals.com/dayton/ne...html?full=true
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Old Today, 02:26 PM
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Standing goalpost is a lot better than deer feeder or net though.

Cool mention, it seems like disc golf is showing up in a lot more mainstream media these days.
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... it seems like disc golf is showing up in a lot more mainstream media these days.
They're onto us!


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Maybe we should share some of the pix in the Disc Golf Throughout History thread with the meainstream media, just to show them who's enjoyed the sport before us.
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I like that better than, "that grill looking thing".

1080 Krld in the dfw did a pretty good piece on dg a week ago. I didn't get to hear it but everyone said it was a good portrayal of the sport.
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