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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-26-2017, 10:56 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
I would say the equivalent to PGA Tour Pro is...

I would say the equivalent to PGA Tour Pro is 1020 and above.

1000 rated guys are like the Web.Com Tour guys. Still amazing, but aren't winning National Tour events.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-26-2017, 10:50 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
One thing I've noticed about par is par also...

One thing I've noticed about par is par also somewhat dictates the way someone will play a hole.

I truly think that tweener holes actually are advantaged in the score separation department from...
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 05-25-2017, 02:40 PM
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Posted By _MTL_
Official: The 2018 Am Worlds in Charlotte will be...

Official: The 2018 Am Worlds in Charlotte will be the week of July 21 (Saturday) and concluding on July 28. Capacity will be 600-800 players.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-25-2017, 11:33 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
This. Also, it has to do with a lot of...

This.

Also, it has to do with a lot of forced distances.

I'm really comfortable, for example, at 105 - 125 yards. 95 yards I'm extremely uncomfortable.

If I'm on a par 4 and can hit a...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-25-2017, 09:23 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
Whoa. Big stretch. Golf can get away with...

Whoa. Big stretch.

Golf can get away with very easy holes b/c putting is so hard.

As I've said over and over and over and over and over....

Par discussions should really be discussions...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-25-2017, 07:31 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
Here are a few: TPC Sawagrass has very easy...

Here are a few:

TPC Sawagrass has very easy par 5s. One was even 2'd this year (16).
http://www.espn.com/golf/stats/hole/_/tournament/2699

Bay Hill, once again, easy par 5s...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 01:54 PM
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Views: 3,452
Posted By _MTL_
depends on the drama. You very rarely have...

depends on the drama.

You very rarely have a rules argument in MPO. It's typically behavioral.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 01:53 PM
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Posted By _MTL_
Interesting. Why?

Interesting. Why?
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 11:29 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
I agree with your logic here. As I said in the...

I agree with your logic here. As I said in the previous post, both Abel and Baker should be disqualified.

If it wasn't for the par+4 rule, I honestly wouldn't care about par. The silly rule...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 11:29 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
Three comments: 1. you are exactly correct. ...

Three comments:

1. you are exactly correct.
2. This is addressed in majors as a guideline in the agreement (my next worlds article talks about these things). It requires pars assigned. Wording...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 10:57 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
Penalty for missing a hole is par +4. If par is...

Penalty for missing a hole is par +4. If par is assigned, this affects it.

I do see your second point, however.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 10:48 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
What about 280 wide open? That's not a par 2. But...

What about 280 wide open? That's not a par 2. But if 57% of 1000 rated players 2 it it has to be, right? Excel told us!
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 10:45 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
Terrible example - sports writers give opinions...

Terrible example - sports writers give opinions and don't change the rules.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 10:44 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
I feel very confident that more than 56.25% of...

I feel very confident that more than 56.25% of players rated over 1000, would 2 a 365 foot wide open hole with no OB.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 10:29 AM
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Posted By _MTL_
So by this account a wide open 365 foot hole with...

So by this account a wide open 365 foot hole with no OB would be a par 2? That is just stupid.

I think this is one of the largest issues with par discussions and Steve and Chuck - number...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-22-2017, 07:37 AM
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Views: 3,452
Posted By _MTL_
I fully understand your frustrations but the two...

I fully understand your frustrations but the two bolded comments to be completely contradict each other.

I 100% agree that local players who play one event a year and don't know the rules is very...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2017, 03:39 PM
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Posted By _MTL_
FTFY

FTFY
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2017, 01:49 PM
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Posted By _MTL_
Yeah, I get that and that the rule defining a...

Yeah, I get that and that the rule defining a putt distance is not 100% relevant to the conversation.

I was simply clarifying that the rules do define when you are putting and when you are not.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2017, 01:26 PM
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Posted By _MTL_
802.04D defines putting as 10 meters ...

802.04D defines putting as 10 meters

http://www.pdga.com/rules/official-rules-disc-golf/802-basic-rules-of-play/80204-throwing-from-a-stance
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2017, 01:25 PM
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Posted By _MTL_
I just used that as a description - let me find...

I just used that as a description - let me find the rule
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2017, 12:20 PM
Replies: 1,211
Views: 46,219
Posted By _MTL_
I would argue that since the foot fault / falling...

I would argue that since the foot fault / falling putt rule defines when you can retrieve a disc or not and mentions that close range (10 Meters) uses a putter that you can retrieve that the rules do...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2017, 08:33 AM
Replies: 1,211
Views: 46,219
Posted By _MTL_
There are three main issues that are present in...

There are three main issues that are present in the sport that are muddied as issues with par.

1. Poor hole design w/ poor score separation
2. Putting is entirely too easy
3. Lack of multiple...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-18-2017, 08:31 AM
Replies: 1,211
Views: 46,219
Posted By _MTL_
This!! I've never seen a pro golfer hit...

This!!

I've never seen a pro golfer hit their driver as hard as they can and not be able to reach a par 3.
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 05-18-2017, 08:20 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 738
Posted By _MTL_
This has happened - but I'm only aware of it in...

This has happened - but I'm only aware of it in Japan where they have a 150G limit on discs.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 05-15-2017, 07:41 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 4,514
Posted By _MTL_
Nope.

Nope.
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