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Old 10-05-2019, 08:20 PM
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If you wouldn’t have waited so long, you’d have some of my money
Ha! It was a sucker's bet. I did you a favor.


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Old 10-05-2019, 08:49 PM
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Well. NO rope this year. .just stakes that you could not really see.
Without the rope the OBs lost it´s shape. . just looked like alot of random stakes in the fairway

Agreed, was hard to follow, maybe they could look at spraying lines on the ground and having more drone coverage of the tee shots next year, might give a better perspective of what's going on.

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Old 10-05-2019, 09:11 PM
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the ob makes it hard for even the seasoned dgers to watch

i couldnt really imagine having much buy in on the hobby if i was a newb tryin to watch it

well other than nikkos highlight

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Old 10-05-2019, 09:13 PM
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the ob makes it hard for even the seasoned dgers to watch

i couldnt really imagine having much buy in on the hobby if i was a newb tryin to watch it

well other than nikkos highlight
Note that even Nikko had to use "frozen OB" to earn his albatross.

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Old 10-05-2019, 09:23 PM
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All in all, Winthrop is clearly challenging and entertaining; but I'd rather see the US Championship played on a course more representative of US disc golf courses.

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Old 10-05-2019, 09:41 PM
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Note that even Nikko had to use "frozen OB" to earn his albatross.
casual dgers wont even pick up on how much risk reward that shot was

theyll just be like 'oh holy **** he threw it in from 400 super sick and it skipped too'
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Old 10-05-2019, 09:53 PM
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No, but he sure looked happy today

He should have gone full Singin in the Rain and done a twirl around one of the lamp posts...

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Old 10-05-2019, 09:58 PM
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All in all, Winthrop is clearly challenging and entertaining; but I'd rather see the US Championship played on a course more representative of US disc golf courses.
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Amazing number of ties. It doesn't seem like the design changes did a good job at score separation.
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Old 10-05-2019, 10:03 PM
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Old 10-05-2019, 10:14 PM
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Good for James.

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