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Old 12-28-2019, 07:05 PM
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My proudest/most fun disc golf moments of 2019:

1. Earning back-to-back 900+ rated rounds for the first time, winning my first (MA3) tournament in the process.

2. Played 50 different courses this year (24 of them new to me). Might bag two more new ones on New Year’s Eve to average 1 unique course per week and 1 new course every other week.

3. Played two tremendous disc golf complexes: The Blockhouse in Spotsylvania, VA and Bill Frederick Park in Orlando, FL.

2020 disc golf goals:

1. Play the three most acclaimed courses in NC: Blackjack, Sugaree, and Ashe County Park.

2. Play Maple Hill.

3. Correspondent Gold and Workout Silver achievements.

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Old 12-28-2019, 09:22 PM
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2019: pushed up to 880 rating, won an A-tier in FPO despite being 49 years old.

2020: Win a major or two in FP50.


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Old 12-28-2019, 09:57 PM
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2019:
Two aces with discs stamped TEAM Stickin' Putts!

2020:
Hopefully a bunch more.
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Old 12-28-2019, 11:54 PM
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I found my post from late 2018... I'll give myself a C.

The Big Nati courses - Mt Airy, Idlewild , Lincoln Ridge
Charlotte - Nevin and another big name course
Chicago - Canyons
Atlanta 2 or 3 times - at 25% played, work to 40%, Tyus and Mulberry
Nashville 2 or 3 times - at 50% played, work to 75%, Sharp Springs, Naval Hill
Knoxville - Tommy S, The Claytons
Wisconsin - Wilderness, East central WI bagging.
The Smokies - Fontana or bagging 2s and 2.5s
Panhandle FL - Throw with mr butlertron
Mississippi Trip - Jackson?

111 different courses played, 86 of which were first time plays

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Old 12-28-2019, 11:55 PM
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Play Harmony Bends
Advance from noob to "intermediate" (improve...everything)
Learn to throw a serviceable 200' forehand
Get into a league or club to find regular partners instead of trying to pick up or solo all the time
Stop OATing when I get tired
Learn to putt
Work from topping out at speed 7 discs to ~speed 9

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Old 12-29-2019, 02:14 AM
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2019: Played right around 70 new courses. topped 400 total.

Finally got to play Flip City (Michigan as a state even). And the Canyons in Joliet.

Seem my first Pro tournament, Pro Worlds of all ones.

Hit 4 aces this year (all in September no less)

Set my personal best at my home course (twice)

2020: Get as close to 500 total courses played.

Play Harmony Bends and add 2 new states (MO and KS).

Play Highbridge for the first time in 7 years and see what they've done up there.

Not be godawful at putting, maybe just be awful

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Old 12-29-2019, 06:50 AM
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2020 goals:
1. Birdie/park #5 at Richlands-Steed Park (420' fairly open, slightly uphill)
2. Average under par at Castle Hayne DGC, Wilmington. NC (home course)
3. I can't forehand lefty without pain (I am LHBH dominant), so start learning RHBH
4. Improve my putting to 90+% inside 25' (again)
5. Extend my jump putt range to 100'+

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Old 12-29-2019, 07:35 AM
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2019 Disc Golf achievements:

50, 500 & 5,000!

50 - Finished playing disc golf in all 50 states in Alaska
500 - Played course number 500 (officially) in Vermont
5000 - Uploaded over 5,000 photos to DGCR



For 2020:

Continue the quest to 1,000 played
Reach 600 played
On tap 2020: Nor Cal, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, Utah, Missouri and possibly Florida


Life goals:

Wake up everyday
Appreciate good health
Enjoy life
Rinse and repeat

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Old 12-29-2019, 09:52 AM
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That's awesome, Discette!

2019:
+ Two aces in a single day (like wolfhaley, also in September)
+ 17 reviews in four states
+ Added another ~100 courses to this site (mostly in northern Europe)

2020:
+ 12 new courses played and reviewed (I know this seems lame, but I think it'll be tough working full-time, school part-time, and a baby due in March)
+ An ace

2021:
+ 200 courses played

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Old 12-29-2019, 09:58 AM
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Good year in 2019:
Raised my rating roughly 15 points at age 54
Won 7 PDGA events after not winning one for about 20 years
Team Spotsy won WVTI (team match play at Paw Paw)- this was actually my main goal for dg play for the year.
Won Spotsy club championship for first time in 10 years.
Won MP50 championship in I-81 Series.
We hosted the first Major in Virginia (USWDGC) and it was a big success. (probably had about 300 hours in on that one)
Ran a half dozen PDGA events, VTI, and ODCC.
Designed or assisted on design/redesign on 10 or so courses.
Assisted with an event for disabled Vets.
First tournament ace in many years in my last event of the season.
Getting promoted from Prodigy Ambassador Team to Prodigy Masters Tournament Team.

for 2020:
Win some more stuff.
Run some more stuff.
Design/build some more courses.
Goal- cash at Worlds in Tennessee.
Will be involved in the introduction of disc golf as a sport in the Wheelchair Games in Portland in July.

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