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Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-19-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,552
Posted By markmcc
This is a decent effort to quantify how a...

This is a decent effort to quantify how a specific group of baskets catch. And I think that the "semi scientific" label fits.

Some of the comments remind me of various projects that I've worked...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 08-09-2019, 07:19 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,567
Posted By markmcc
The rule specifically reads "Alternatively, the...

The rule specifically reads "Alternatively, the player may mark the lie by placing a mini marker disc on the playing surface, touching the front of the thrown disc on the line of play."

While not...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 08-09-2019, 06:48 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,567
Posted By markmcc
By the rules, he had two choices. First was leave...

By the rules, he had two choices. First was leave the thrown disc where it was and use a different disc. Second was to place the mini in front of the thrown disc, and then pick up the disc and use...
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 08-09-2019, 05:46 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,567
Posted By markmcc
"Bit of a Lazy Mark Job by ..."

There have been a few discussions about marking discs, marking violations, etc. and here is a case where a marking violation clearly occurred. It didn't make any difference in the scoring and it...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-07-2019, 06:05 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,767
Posted By markmcc
I shot in NRA sanctioned matches for about ten...

I shot in NRA sanctioned matches for about ten years. We had scores for each match (similar to PDGA ratings) and you were placed into the appropriate competitive class based on your first rated...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 08-07-2019, 05:55 PM
Replies: 114
Views: 3,767
Posted By markmcc
Team Lipitor for the win!!:thmbup:

Team Lipitor for the win!!:thmbup:
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 07-22-2019, 04:37 PM
Replies: 249
Views: 14,429
Posted By markmcc
Not only was that a great putt, the camera angle...

Not only was that a great putt, the camera angle and movement were fantastic. :clap:
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-17-2019, 01:33 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,757
Posted By markmcc
We were driving through Belfast, Maine yesterday...

We were driving through Belfast, Maine yesterday and I saw the Belfast Curling Club beside the road. I think I've only ever seen curling in the Winter Olympics, but there was the local club, big as...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 07-17-2019, 01:11 PM
Replies: 157
Views: 6,757
Posted By markmcc
Watch this and tell me it not "The Coolest Thing...

Watch this and tell me it not "The Coolest Thing You've Ever Seen"!!

https://www.facebook.com/ESPN/videos/1081883702010391/?v=1081883702010391
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 07-03-2019, 08:19 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 6,459
Posted By markmcc
Is it just me or do these guys look worn out in...

Is it just me or do these guys look worn out in the Semi-final and Final 9 rounds? They don't seem to be having much fun.

I wonder if five, 18-hole rounds plus a final 9 is too much.
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 06-28-2019, 11:58 AM
Replies: 2,767
Views: 404,264
Posted By markmcc
I saw that review. A quick read.

I saw that review. A quick read.
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-25-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 750
Views: 121,826
Posted By markmcc
I need to start driving with my bag still over my...

I need to start driving with my bag still over my shoulder. Looks like a time-saver...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 06-23-2019, 09:25 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 402
Posted By markmcc
It looks like the course owner had some issues...

It looks like the course owner had some issues with the County Planning Commission.

https://www.apnews.com/3f1480dea0a24e24a0d7867de108f0bc
Forum: Rules Questions & Discussion 06-20-2019, 07:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 814
Posted By markmcc
If you choose not to mark your lie with a mini,...

If you choose not to mark your lie with a mini, then the back edge of the disc denotes the distance from the pin that your points of contact must remain behind. If you want that extra 11 (ish)...
Forum: Course Development 06-03-2019, 04:43 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,476
Posted By markmcc
I am spending my second summer in Maine, and the...

I am spending my second summer in Maine, and the P2P model is the norm here. Many of the complexes have two or even three excellent quality, well-maintained courses. In my mind that is the first,...
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 05-29-2019, 05:55 PM
Replies: 2,831
Views: 431,184
Posted By markmcc
Out of curiosity. If the teepad is actually on...

Out of curiosity. If the teepad is actually on John's land and he doesn't want folks trespassing, how is that supposed to work?
Forum: Disc Golf Courses 05-13-2019, 10:26 AM
Replies: 2,831
Views: 431,184
Posted By markmcc
Oh, he's got plans!! Better make plans now...

Oh, he's got plans!! Better make plans now before he sells out for the season...

From his response to a Facebook comment:

Camping is about the same distance from the courses as it was at...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 04-27-2019, 07:35 PM
Replies: 82
Views: 3,811
Posted By markmcc
For my first ace I signed and dated the disc,...

For my first ace I signed and dated the disc, then retired it. It is still in a box somewhere... I had a couple of short aces after that where I simply hugged my wife and played on. I did have a...
Forum: Vacations & Road Trips 04-02-2019, 09:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 128
Posted By markmcc
I've just left the area for the summer. If you...

I've just left the area for the summer. If you get a chance check out the newly expanded and updated course in Bandera, about 20 minutes south of Kerrville. They literally just installed the nine new...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-20-2019, 12:03 PM
Replies: 1,105
Views: 66,364
Posted By markmcc
This was an opportunity for Jomez to really...

This was an opportunity for Jomez to really shine, and they killed it. Not only were their three rounds of coverage outstanding both in video and commentary quality, they followed up with the McBeth...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-19-2019, 09:04 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,658
Posted By markmcc
Mine is only slightly international. I've played...

Mine is only slightly international. I've played Hillcrest GDC on Prince Edward Island, and Hart Park in Bakersfield, California. Right around 3500 miles apart.
Forum: Tournaments & Leagues 03-17-2019, 05:03 PM
Replies: 285
Views: 19,440
Posted By markmcc
This was such a disappointment. I've been...

This was such a disappointment. I've been avoiding any discussion or coverage of Waco so that I could enjoy the post-production videos without knowing the outcome.

I watched the Jomez coverage...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 03-05-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 1,105
Views: 66,364
Posted By markmcc
I also agree with Nega. When a big tournament is...

I also agree with Nega. When a big tournament is underway I avoid news about the results and watch Jomez or CCDG post-produced coverage in the evening when I've got the time. I've tried watching...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-18-2019, 10:25 AM
Replies: 286
Views: 14,489
Posted By markmcc
I spent last summer in Maine, and played a lot of...

I spent last summer in Maine, and played a lot of great P2P courses. Virtually all of them disallow dogs. It was really nice to not have to deal with the **** and having "friendly" dogs come bounding...
Forum: General Disc Golf Chat 01-04-2019, 03:59 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,251
Posted By markmcc
While playing a tournament in Cortez, CO several...

While playing a tournament in Cortez, CO several years ago our group stepped up to play a hole only to find a homeless couple passed out/sleeping under the basket. I walked up, and with considerable...
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