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Old 10-13-2017, 12:23 PM
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I did for 18 weeks. Even received two compliments about how organized it was ran, one thru the PDGA feedback link. Unfortunately, half of the younger locals did not prefer the organization and how I ran it, so the attendance numbers dwindled. No one else is willing to step up and run it.

Local club made money. The crowd that was left attending was better quality people. So I call it a win!

Forgot to mention I am in former Southern Nationals territory. Some of you will understand.
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Old 10-13-2017, 04:11 PM
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I just found out something I thought was a local situation
may not be unique to our local disc golf courses at all.

Who runs your weekly local mini - tournament ?

Does your local disc golf club run the weekly Mini??

Or does a local disc golf shop run, control and hold the cash for your home course's weekly mini?
If the shop has been doing it for a while and they're not taking a cut of the entry fees for running the mini and there haven't been any shenanigns, I don't see why this is a concern. (And even if they ARE taking a cut of the entry fees, as long as that's disclosed up front so players can make an informed decision whether or not to participate, I don't consider it a problem.)
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Old 10-14-2017, 09:09 AM
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Multiple events by club and multiple events by private courses per week.

It's the offseason so the club is only running four random draw doubles events, two handicap singles events and putting league per week. Add another random draw doubles, handicap singles and women only event to our roster of events during the spring/summer each week.
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Our group is so small, one of the guys does it. If he can't make it, someone else steps up. I can't say we even have a club.
A healthy reminder of the diversity of situations in disc golf. One size---or one answer---doesn't fit all. I'm not sure any of us have an answer that applies to the O.P.'s situation.

Which I'm guessing, reading between the lines without my guesses, is all about a local store running local minis.
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Old 10-15-2017, 10:25 PM
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Who runs local leagues? Anyone who wants to. Local club, local vendor, local players all run weeklies here.
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Old 10-15-2017, 10:30 PM
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I do.
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Old 10-16-2017, 01:42 PM
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Our group is so small, one of the guys does it. If he can't make it, someone else steps up. I can't say we even have a club.
Brilliantly funny!
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Old 10-16-2017, 03:21 PM
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Brilliantly funny!
And I wasn't even trying!

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Old 10-17-2017, 12:51 AM
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I used to run one, someone else runs one and then someone else also runs one.
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