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Old 05-15-2019, 08:14 AM
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Originally Posted by DiscFifty View Post
I don't understand how this is a bad thing. The am divisions are not funding the pro purse so what is the problem here?
Local communities have finite resources both in terms of financial support and volunteer hours. Running a big event to draw the top pros puts large demands on each often at the expense of something else which could arguably more effectively grow the game in the local community. Each place hosting a DGPT event for instance could purchase not one but 2 sets of baskets through the DGPT sanctioning fee ($2k) and the added cash requirement ($10k) alone. In addition the local clubs running big events are often not left with a warm fuzzy feeling by having hosted said big events.

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