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Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 01-21-2020, 03:01 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,796
Posted By 1978
What all the well meaning optimistic folks...

What all the well meaning optimistic folks haven't mentioned is that our parks are populated with people that dont care about the health of our sport; players and non players. A mando doesnt stop...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 12-19-2019, 07:05 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,615
Posted By 1978
You just need clean, maintained, well marked,...

You just need clean, maintained, well marked, average courses. The average MA1 player is around 930 rated. Rarely do MA1 players play on "championship caliber courses." Having gone through the...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 11-05-2019, 08:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,225
Posted By 1978
Renaissance Park in Charlotte, NC

Renaissance Park in Charlotte, NC
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 11-05-2019, 08:20 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 93,369
Posted By 1978
He throws Eagles for every shot. No way he...

He throws Eagles for every shot. No way he leaves Innova. If innova were smart they would blow out tour series Eagles and Eagle-X, -L, Eagle 3, R-Pro Eagle, Blizard Eagles, Eagle Stamped Rocs,...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-24-2019, 09:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,734
Posted By 1978
Thanks, I did the best I could with signage, I...

Thanks, I did the best I could with signage, I know it is an issue. Drives me crazy when people are just wandering around. I printed out, laminated, and mounted like 50 signs...YELLOW, just look...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 10-24-2019, 09:55 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 13,050
Posted By 1978
If anyone watched Catrina, I dont know how they...

If anyone watched Catrina, I dont know how they could say she has strong mental fortitude near the basket. She clearly gave up taking any time to concentrate on her putts in the middle. She won the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-16-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 516
Views: 36,385
Posted By 1978
Registration process is generally not fair. What...

Registration process is generally not fair. What if that pro player is driving to an event when the event opens? What if they dont have service before it fills. What if they are worried about an...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 10-16-2019, 10:49 AM
Replies: 828
Views: 65,149
Posted By 1978
Understand your point, I felt the same way this...

Understand your point, I felt the same way this year...but at what other event can you see a complete field change when a leader has a 4 stroke lead going into the 17th---70th hole of a tournament. ...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-15-2019, 06:54 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 6,194
Posted By 1978
He's too big a goof. Its fun, but I don't think...

He's too big a goof. Its fun, but I don't think you dominate with that style of play unless it is a memorial style course. He was out practicing for the DGPT final with only a 7 iron and golf...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-12-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,734
Posted By 1978
We have had over 30 volunteers come out in the...

We have had over 30 volunteers come out in the past week to work on Hornet's nest and at least 40 offer to help the day of the event. If anything, it energizes your base. I used to think pro events...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-08-2019, 10:04 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 8,734
Posted By 1978
About 1000AD 10th Century — The Vikings: The...

About 1000AD

10th Century — The Vikings: The Vikings' early expeditions to North America are well documented and accepted as historical fact by most scholars. Around the year 1000 A.D., the Viking...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-29-2019, 11:15 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,382
Posted By 1978
Adding to the guantlet to 335' ish ft. Some...

Adding to the guantlet to 335' ish ft.

Some video.

https://www.facebook.com/charlottedgc/videos/2413330772243659/

...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-29-2019, 11:03 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,382
Posted By 1978
There has been 0 discussion of this with the...

There has been 0 discussion of this with the Charlotte Board.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-26-2019, 09:31 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,382
Posted By 1978
New tee on 18 @495ft New tee (will be called...

New tee on 18 @495ft
New tee (will be called gold 13) left of gap on original 14.

If we get the event in 2020 then we are looking at a Nest gold about 1000 ft longer and 4-5 strokes higher.

...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-26-2019, 09:29 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 8,382
Posted By 1978
The new Hornet's Nest Gold layout is pretty much...

The new Hornet's Nest Gold layout is pretty much set. Its just smething thrown together to help with flow for right now.

Follow the signs also posted.

Check out the map on hole 1 or here:
...
Forum: Course Maint. & Equipment 06-18-2019, 03:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,312
Posted By 1978
Nix the circles.

Nix the circles.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-29-2019, 02:28 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
Not really, USADGC is like $125 in your neck of...

Not really, USADGC is like $125 in your neck of the woods.

Its about the quality of the courses, event, payout, players pack, TD's organization, extras, location, and other things like getting...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-29-2019, 10:22 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
I think the issue is, that you cant have 1...

I think the issue is, that you cant have 1 option. Each market is so diverse.

Some areas do well with low entry trophy only, some high entry merch, and combinations of those. Just like some...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-23-2019, 03:37 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
Common but flawed argument used when belittling...

Common but flawed argument used when belittling amateurs.

After 1 round the ams just filter down to where ever they normally fit in based on their skill rating, other ams that were guilted pro....
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
If there was $100,000 added pro cash, it would...

If there was $100,000 added pro cash, it would grow. The problem is we aren't running a model that we get 100,000 added cash from.

I ask myself, why does anyone care if they have a "pro"...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-15-2019, 10:36 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
If you dont understand the dynamics of most disc...

If you dont understand the dynamics of most disc golf communities, then you cant understand how valuable the local cash pool is to the courses and local clubs.
Pros getting cash with minimal...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-15-2019, 10:29 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
What world do you live in? Of course many TD's...

What world do you live in? Of course many TD's take from the Am buy in to seed the added cash for pros. They use player pack "value" to satisfy the am payout even though their costs are 50-70% less...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-15-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
You compared Paul McBeth to a beginning player...

You compared Paul McBeth to a beginning player and how they get better? knowing what your disc does is the most important thing. Throwing 1 disc then walking 300 ft, repeat, to see how that mold...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-14-2019, 04:22 PM
Replies: 280
Views: 16,579
Posted By 1978
The issue is low amount of community sponsors. ...

The issue is low amount of community sponsors.

Pros are about the worst thing for the growth of the sport. Pros, especially traveling ones, come into local communities get paid out from entry and...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 04-02-2019, 04:55 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,188
Posted By 1978
Pro: No $3000 added cash TD can make money ...

Pro:
No $3000 added cash
TD can make money
Some pro's aren't the easiest to deal with.
Sponsors get discs in the hands of players that might buy more of them.
You can sell local sponsorships...
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