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Forum: Disc Golf Courses 07-16-2017, 09:25 AM
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Views: 7,373
Posted By Rockwell
Perhaps Hobbs farms in nearby town. Houck...

Perhaps Hobbs farms in nearby town. Houck designed with 4.6 stars. Or boundary waters. Haven't played these though to know if they can be stretched to challenge the best. Atlanta would allow for easy...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 07-16-2017, 02:19 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 7,373
Posted By Rockwell
If Flyboy is still playable, that would make an...

If Flyboy is still playable, that would make an excellent course paired with Atlantas next best offering.
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 07-12-2017, 01:18 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 14,739
Posted By Rockwell
Excited about this tournament. Looking for any...

Excited about this tournament. Looking for any course knowledge from those who have played before. Thoughts/ feelings on courses? WL, C1, C2, EA, RH?

West Lake Longs looks tough, and I've heard...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 04-19-2017, 10:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,758
Posted By Rockwell
Do you think this is one component of why people...

Do you think this is one component of why people who have started playing as children (usually alongside parent(s)) have risen to the top of our game? (Doss, Avery and Val Jenkins, Paige Pierce,...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 04-19-2017, 11:51 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 6,758
Posted By Rockwell
If you grew up playing baseball, you don't think...

If you grew up playing baseball, you don't think about any mechanics when you are playing catch, you just throw the ball to the person. Your focus is on your aim, if anything at all.

Ideally,...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-26-2017, 02:30 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 31,193
Posted By Rockwell
For competitive disc golfers my vote is the World...

For competitive disc golfers my vote is the World championships. Disc golfers from all over will descend upon great courses wherever they are each summer.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-07-2017, 10:43 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 32,987
Posted By Rockwell
Registration now open

You can now register for these events on DiscGolfScene.com.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-15-2017, 01:23 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 107,181
Posted By Rockwell
Don't many of us really enjoy those holes that...

Don't many of us really enjoy those holes that would be a "par 2" and would hate to see them lengthened for the sake of length? (now if they want to plant more trees or move earth around and make the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-15-2017, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 107,181
Posted By Rockwell
Perhaps we need to extend our definition of what...

Perhaps we need to extend our definition of what a putt is to include many approach shots that we intend to land near the basket. These essentially mimic a ball golf long putt from the fringe that...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-12-2017, 03:47 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 107,181
Posted By Rockwell
Personally, I very much enjoy many of the holes...

Personally, I very much enjoy many of the holes that play as par 2s, and I would hate to have to lengthen every hole to mcbeast par 3 range. (Did you see him three a 1230' hole twice during the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-11-2017, 10:38 PM
Replies: 1,625
Views: 107,181
Posted By Rockwell
If we scale a ball golf green up so that the ball...

If we scale a ball golf green up so that the ball is the same size as our discs and the cup is the same size as our baskets, you would get a green that was roughly the size of our current Par Three...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-08-2017, 09:17 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 32,987
Posted By Rockwell
Well, I'm excited about this thing. Any ideas on...

Well, I'm excited about this thing. Any ideas on how registration will work? First come first serve at a specific time on march 7?
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 01-31-2017, 03:55 PM
Replies: 498
Views: 52,655
Posted By Rockwell
Loved the Aussie coverage from spin tv. I...

Loved the Aussie coverage from spin tv.

I put it up on the big screen and the wife said "hey, this is actually entertaining." Because she remembers what I used to have to watch.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-19-2017, 12:01 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 7,482
Posted By Rockwell
I've played in 4 serious tourneys using stoke and...

I've played in 4 serious tourneys using stoke and distance plus lots of ropes. Ledgestone and collegiate nationals among them. It is actually some of the most heart pounding golf I've played....
Forum: Technique & Strategy 12-07-2016, 03:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,440
Posted By Rockwell
Here's one to try that starts low and works out...

Here's one to try that starts low and works out of it. vg3Dxd1Yvco
Forum: Discs 12-06-2016, 01:02 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,964
Posted By Rockwell
Depends how you throw and what courses you'll be...

Depends how you throw and what courses you'll be throwing.

Driving Putter (Wizard?) or Straight Mid (Buzzz?) if you'll be throwing backhand on shorter courses. Overstable Driver if you will be...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 12-06-2016, 12:54 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 45,152
Posted By Rockwell
Valley View / Private Course in Indiana This...

Valley View / Private Course in Indiana
This layout has everything I want in a disc golf course. Itís secluded, tough, mix of elevations and angles, multi-shot holes, tight wooded lines and long...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 11-27-2016, 01:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,268
Posted By Rockwell
If you are lucky enough to have a friend, I...

If you are lucky enough to have a friend, I suggest playing catch with a putter as the first place to start learning how discs fly differently than frisbees.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 11-16-2016, 12:52 AM
Replies: 119
Views: 11,570
Posted By Rockwell
It's funny, when I learned to play dg in the...

It's funny, when I learned to play dg in the Carolina woods, which aren't windy and require a lot of shot shaping, I had a bag full of straight to understable stuff.

Now, in Indiana and Nebraska...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 10-27-2016, 12:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,173
Posted By Rockwell
Yes to this. I focus on hitting the first gap...

Yes to this. I focus on hitting the first gap with the right speed and angle to hit the second gap too.
Forum: Technique & Strategy 07-20-2016, 10:36 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,219
Posted By Rockwell
I've helped quite a few high throwers with this...

I've helped quite a few high throwers with this this drill. It overcompensates and teaches them to throw on a straighter plane. From reach back to release the disc travels on the plane you want it to...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 07-20-2016, 05:04 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 5,219
Posted By Rockwell
Here's one way to fix it: vg3Dxd1Yvco

Here's one way to fix it:
vg3Dxd1Yvco
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 07-06-2016, 04:43 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 5,412
Posted By Rockwell
Looks like there were 967 Am men who met the 1500...

Looks like there were 967 Am men who met the 1500 pts requirement to play MA1 during the 2015 season
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 07-04-2016, 11:14 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 14,160
Posted By Rockwell
Yes, Gold Level courses separate the good from...

Yes, Gold Level courses separate the good from the great better than pitch and putts. World's should indeed use top level courses, with a large variety of hole shapes and shot requirements, testing...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 07-03-2016, 11:54 PM
Replies: 108
Views: 14,160
Posted By Rockwell
I believe there is a reason Kenny won so many...

I believe there is a reason Kenny won so many worlds, why Mcbeth and doss have had success....because the more throws you count, the better players rise to the top. A 1000 rated player may beat a...
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