Disc golf tournament and day trip packing list

So you are going to spend the day playing disc golf?  Gonna travel a bit to play at a course that’s not vey close to home?  Gonna go play a tournament today?  Those are some of my favorite days every year.  Packing up the car and heading out to spend the day with friends and plastic is a typical start …

Lift your way to better disc golf.

I want to be able to continue to walk upright.  Sounds reasonable, right?  I think that is something that most of us want.  It’s also something most of us take for granted until the ability to walk upright is taken from us.  I’ve been there and trust me, you want no part of it. After blowing out 4 discs in …

The Worst Kind of Snap in Disc Golf

I just wanted to play.  I thought that if I could get out of work by 6, I could be at the course by 6:30.  Sun goes down by 7:20.  If I hustled, I could get 18 in before the park closed!  At 5:55 I started packing up my desk.  I wanted nothing in the way of getting a round in. …

Blown away! Why play disc golf in the wind?

The wind.  It’s the great equalizer in our sport.  The best laid plans of many disc golfers have been dashed by a 30 mph headwind.  20 foot putts become 60 foot come backers.  Drives end up 10 fairways over.  Oaths are sworn to never play in the wind again.     My first year of tournament play (second year of …

How much fun was that putting practice?

I hated putting practice.  No, that’s not right, I despised and loathed putting practice.  The basket in my garage was more storage container than practice implement (it helps that I live 5 minutes from a course and a park that is perfectly set up for dg practice).  Standing there banging in a stack of putters over and over is up …

Welcome To My Blog

Hey everyone, thanks for stopping by my new blog.  I know we’d all rather be out playing, so I appreciate that you’ve taken time to give this blog a read! I’m guessing you are more interested in disc golf than my background so if you want to know who I am, my background, and other boring personal stuff, please visit …