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Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 11-15-2017, 12:28 AM
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Views: 1,664
Posted By Rockwell
Does anyone have any insight into Cottonwood...

Does anyone have any insight into Cottonwood Falls. What will the course play like. Are there any images or info on the internet?
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 10-18-2017, 01:42 PM
Replies: 618
Views: 49,830
Posted By Rockwell
I love reading Harold's thoughts and concepts...

I love reading Harold's thoughts and concepts around the course design process. It points toward a goal of engaging the player's physical, mental, emotional skills as they navigate the track and...
Forum: Vacations & Road Trips 10-15-2017, 01:50 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 454
Posted By Rockwell
If emporia is your choice, I'd go with Olpe....

If emporia is your choice, I'd go with Olpe. Jones Park is like most park courses in any city. Olpe is an epic round in a remote location. If in KC, go with water works.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-09-2017, 11:47 AM
Replies: 743
Views: 57,086
Posted By Rockwell
Are there any others out there who stayed away...

Are there any others out there who stayed away from looking at scores, discussing on social media, etc because they didn't want the next day viewing experience to be ruined?

I'm glad that the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-09-2017, 02:20 AM
Replies: 743
Views: 57,086
Posted By Rockwell
The Jomez vids take disc golf viewing to a new...

The Jomez vids take disc golf viewing to a new level and I love them. however...

Biggest downside to no live coverage:
Hardly anyone wants to talk about the event as it happens. Social media...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 07-16-2017, 10:25 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,465
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, 03:19 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 11,465
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, 02:18 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 20,337
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, 11:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,417
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, 12:51 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 9,417
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, 03:30 AM
Replies: 223
Views: 39,490
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, 11:43 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 40,920
Posted By Rockwell
Registration now open

You can now register for these events on DiscGolfScene.com.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 02-15-2017, 02:23 AM
Replies: 1,978
Views: 166,820
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, 02:06 AM
Replies: 1,978
Views: 166,820
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, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1,978
Views: 166,820
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, 11:38 PM
Replies: 1,978
Views: 166,820
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, 10:17 PM
Replies: 300
Views: 40,920
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, 04:55 PM
Replies: 498
Views: 57,477
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, 01:01 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 8,196
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, 04:57 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,581
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, 02:02 AM
Replies: 89
Views: 5,916
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, 01:54 AM
Replies: 394
Views: 48,670
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. It’s secluded, tough, mix of elevations and angles, multi-shot holes, tight wooded lines and long...
Forum: Technique & Strategy 11-27-2016, 02:40 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 4,825
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, 01:52 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 16,069
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, 01:25 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,389
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.
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