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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-05-2020, 10:02 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 12,136
Posted By Olorin
About udisc... when playing a course for the...

About udisc... when playing a course for the first time that has no map, bad signs, poorly marked tees, and no navigational aids...

Me: I'm so frustrated having to pull out my phone on every...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 10-02-2020, 04:34 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,800
Posted By Olorin
I like the rating rubric that tackettbr...

I like the rating rubric that tackettbr (https://www.dgcoursereview.com/profile.php?id=65776) has used for his last 2 reviews.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-22-2020, 08:50 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,929
Posted By Olorin
[/QUOTE] Firmly at the top of my Wish List! ...

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Firmly at the top of my Wish List!

With my ever decreasing distance I'm growing to love short courses more all the time!
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-10-2020, 01:30 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 94,329
Posted By Olorin
Poe's Raven - (also Raven)- a course that is so...

Poe's Raven - (also Raven)- a course that is so bad that you will play it “Nevermore”!

As you take your disc out of the basket on the final hole, you cry out with an emphatic, "Nevermore!"
...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 09-09-2020, 04:01 PM
Replies: 511
Views: 94,329
Posted By Olorin
1nD

1nD- short for "One and Done"- for course baggers and reviewers-- a poorly done course that you don't enjoy very much, so you will definitely only play it one time.

e.g.- "Oh man, what a waste of...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-31-2020, 05:13 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 10,800
Posted By Olorin
sanford...

sanford (https://www.dgcoursereview.com/profile.php?id=10143) wrote some quality reviews. I like his thorough metrics and rating factors (probably because they are similar to my method...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-31-2020, 01:56 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 251,655
Posted By Olorin
2 years, 1 month, 21 days since his last...

2 years, 1 month, 21 days since his last appearance. Never give up hope!
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-31-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 925
Views: 251,655
Posted By Olorin
Oh, Happy Day!!!

Oh, Happy Day!!!
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-25-2020, 11:48 AM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
Steve, Those are great suggestions and I will...

Steve,
Those are great suggestions and I will incorporate them into the revisions. Thanks for making the time to point that out.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-25-2020, 10:44 AM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
In my view, according to Close Range Par...

In my view, according to Close Range Par (https://sites.google.com/site/discgolfcoursedesign/Home/par/CRpar), the percentage of players who make errors on a hole is irrelevant to par. Those issues...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-25-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
According to Close Range Par...

According to Close Range Par (https://sites.google.com/site/discgolfcoursedesign/Home/par/CRpar) Idlewild 17 is a par 3. With an effective length of 500 ft on a Gold layout the OLD CR Par maximum...
Forum: Course Design 08-24-2020, 05:50 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 77,724
Posted By Olorin
Following up on the previous post... but then how...

Following up on the previous post... but then how do you determine the number for par? In my world, that number is determined by... wait for it... Close Range Par. So maybe verbiage about determining...
Forum: Course Design 08-24-2020, 05:47 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 77,724
Posted By Olorin
The current definition of par is "Par is the...

The current definition of par is "Par is the score that an expert disc golfer would be expected to make on a given hole with errorless play under ordinary weather conditions..." but the word...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 05:39 PM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
Good idea. I need one more piece of information....

Good idea. I need one more piece of information. What is the elevation change on hole 17?
Forum: Vacations & Road Trips 08-24-2020, 03:27 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Olorin
Mint Hill is a really fun 9 hole course that gets...

Mint Hill is a really fun 9 hole course that gets overshadowed among all of the great, epic Charlotte area courses. And there's Elon. I'm a noodle armed intermediate level player, so I think the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 03:24 PM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
But how about for normal, everyday play?...

But how about for normal, everyday play? Elsewhere you've said that a 1000 level player is the standard for par. Please let me know if this is wrong.

Lets use Deep Creek Elementary School...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 03:18 PM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
I agree with you in regard to tournaments.

I agree with you in regard to tournaments.
Forum: Course Design 08-24-2020, 03:12 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 77,724
Posted By Olorin
An expert player is a person who has the same...

An expert player is a person who has the same skill level that a course was designed for.

An expert for a Purple level course is a Purple level player.
An expert for a Red level course is a Red...
Forum: Course Design 08-24-2020, 03:10 PM
Replies: 489
Views: 77,724
Posted By Olorin
Par IS the score of errorless play by an expert...

Par IS the score of errorless play by an expert player
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 03:02 PM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
This is a point that you and I disagree on. It is...

This is a point that you and I disagree on. It is essentially relevant. I believe that for a Green Level course an expert is a Green level player. It makes no sense to set par on all layouts for 1000...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 02:53 PM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
My point is, can we overlook the word "expect"?...

My point is, can we overlook the word "expect"? It was probably unfortunate. It doesn't matter one iota what a player expects, because they can never expect to experience no errors. AND that is not...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 02:49 PM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
The crucial crux of par-- Par IS the score of...

The crucial crux of par-- Par IS the score of errorless play by an expert
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 02:31 PM
Replies: 4,129
Poll: Par Talk
Views: 516,942
Posted By Olorin
Thanks Chuck. Then in my view an expert at...

Thanks Chuck. Then in my view an expert at Idlewilde is a Gold level player, rated 975-1025.

I disagree with Steve that par is based only on the play of 1000 rated Gold players. I believe that the...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-24-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 2,092
Views: 318,234
Posted By Olorin
I played there yesterday on a 4 course...

I played there yesterday on a 4 course mini-bagging expedition. I had to squeeze it in at the end so I played it the course about 12 minutes. It's fun as a Par 2 course. There was flooding and gray...
Forum: Vacations & Road Trips 08-24-2020, 01:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 653
Posted By Olorin
Renaissance Gold is my #2 All Time Top Favorite...

Renaissance Gold is my #2 All Time Top Favorite course! If you go to Renny, then stay and play all 3 courses onsite.

What is your favorite course and your home course?
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