Sacramento News

Pay to play model at Shady Oaks DGC proposed by Orangevale Parks District

31 May , 2018  

Orangevale Recreation & Park District (or OVparks for short and on the socials) has recently sent out a survey impacting Shady Oaks Disc Golf Course.  It seems that–true to various mentions swirling around the community and the Shady Oaks Disc Golf Club Facebook group–OVparks is finally proposing a pay-to-play model at the course. The District published […]

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Other Gear

‘The Definitive Guide To Disc Golf’ is a book for every single disc golfer out there

9 May , 2016  

A while back I was sent a review copy of Triumph Books’ new title, The Definitive Guide To Disc Golf, and was really excited to get through it.  Through a handful of other (non-disc golf-related, sadly) projects and obligations, I’ve finally done had a chance to finish the book and review it a few times. […]

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Apps

Disc Golf Course Review Mobile App Hits Android [UPDATED]

7 Mar , 2015   Gallery

Everyone’s favorite go-to website for disc golf course reviews, Disc Golf Course Review (hmm, wonder where they got the name?), finally has released their long-awaited mobile app, the equally cleverly named Disc Golf Course Review mobile app (Google Play, $4.99).  Actually, it’s just Disc Golf Course Review.  That’s it.  And so far, it’s only available for Android, […]

Bags & Backpacks

Magellan Outdoors Deluxe Disc Golf Backpack Review

18 Feb , 2015   Gallery

Note: I started writing this post in November, a few weeks after I bought this bag.  It’s been about four months since I started writing the review (yeah, I kept getting distracted), and some things have changed.  Where that’s the case, I’ll have notes added in. Not too long ago, Average Disc Golf posted a […]

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Sacramento News

More new hole positions at John Mackey Park

12 Sep , 2014   Gallery

Yesterday morning I saw that some of the baskets were moved around, and hole 7 has a new position. This long position is between the two trees just before the incline to the hole 8 teepad. Nice to see yet more variety out there!

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Disc Selection

Understable turning discs: What are you using?

12 Sep , 2014  

As I’ve mentioned before, I’m still pretty new to the sport of disc golf, and am figuring things out.  After making the n00b mistake of buying fast discs, I’ve come to the realization that I just don’t have the arm speed to throw a speed 12+ driver the way it’s supposed to be thrown.  I ended […]