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By Cory Wiebusch ~ The 2021 PDGA Junior Worlds wrapped up in Emporia, Kansas earlier this month, and nine juniors were crowned World Champions. However, there could have been a tenth, my daughter Hayden who represented Team Throw Pink in the junior girls ≤8 division (FJ08). She was one of two girls invited to compete … Continue reading Playing Up Can Be a Downer: Rethinking Tournament Division Rules May Help Grow the Sport
Permanent human-made infrastructures are the key to growth By Josh Woods ~ WATCH THE video ESSAY HERE: Ed Headrick’s importance to disc golf is not a subject of debate. I mean, the guy perfected the flying disc, invented the pole hole, installed the first formal disc golf course and founded the Professional Disc Golf Association. … Continue reading Chapter 5: Ed Headrick’s Most Influential Achievement Wasn’t the Frisbee
Today’s culture clash began in the 1960s By Josh Woods ~ WATCH THE VIDEO ESSAY HERE: A while back I was working on a Where’s Waldo puzzle with my daughter when my mind began to drift to where it so often drifts. Gazing at the strange assortment of people in the puzzle made me think … Continue reading Chapter 4: Disc Golf’s Where’s Waldo Period
By Josh Woods ~ WATCH THE Video ESSAY HERE: I’d rather be hit by a Bullet than a Boss. I mean, I’d rather not get hit at all, but if I had to choose, I’d go with the Bullet. Of course, the odds of being struck by an original Bullet, made by Destiny/Dynamic in the … Continue reading Chapter 3: How Destiny/Dynamic’s Bullet Got Cancelled Before Cancel Culture Was A Thing