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Disc golf gaining ground
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Plans are in the works to open another 18-hole disc golf course in the New River Valley in Virginia as the sport continues to grow in popularity. There are three courses in the NRV, each with its own quirks: One at Randolph Park in Pulaski County; another around Mountain Lake in Giles County; and the Golden Hills course at Midtown Park in Montgomery County, near the Frog Pond swimming pool. More



Am Worlds Top 20
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The confirmation package for the 2011 PDGA Amateur and Junior Disc Golf World Championships is now ready! The confirmation documents can be found here. There are currently 323 players registered and we expect a field of 500 plus enthusiastic amateurs taking on all that Rochester has to offer. Registration for the event closes on July 15 so please be sure to sign up ASAP at pdgasignup.com. More

Indulge in disc golf's comfortable pursuits
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Since its first recognized course in 1975, disc golf, the sport that swaps a ball for a Frisbee and features your arm instead of a club, has moved from a steady climb in popularity to a boom in recent years - and the reasons are obvious to anyone who has played. In fact, with all the opportunity offered around St. Louis, a prominent disc golf region thanks to a rich history in the sport, it's difficult to find reasons not to play disc golf. More



Stockholm wrap up
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Recently, Nikko Locastro won the Stockholm Discgolf Open in Sweden for the second year in a row, powering his way to a nine-throw victory and a remarkable 1089-rated final round. Markus Källström and Paul Ulibarri tied for second, followed by Will Schusterick and Paul McBeth. More

Global event by you?
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Where do you plan to enter the first ever Global Tournament?There's still time to get an event sanctioned as part of the Global Tournament coming up weekend of Aug. 20-21. Hey there clubs and TDs! Please don't make players in your area travel many miles to find an event to enter. More



Portage Lakes Disc Golf Course offers 18 holes of free fun
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There are a number of places in New Franklin, Ohio, where someone can play standard golf. But there is only one place in the area to play 18 holes of disc golf - and, not only that, but there is no fee to play. The 18-hole course is located in the Portage Lakes State Park on Manchester Road. More

Val perfect at 400!
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Valarie Jenkins notched her fourth National Tour win at the Beaver State Fling in Oregon to earn her fourth 100 point event in the "Drive for the Championship" presented by Vibram Disc Golf. Since competitors will bring only their top four finishes into the Vibram Open on Labor Day weekend, this means Val is sitting pretty at a perfect 400 points. More



San Francisco Safari
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The San Francisco Disc Golf Club is proud to host the SF Safari in Golden Gate Park on the weekend of July 23 and 24, 2011. If you've ever played a round with a Bay Area disc golfer, you've probably heard a story or two about the epic temp courses that were created for the city's annual disc golf tournament, the San Francisco Safari. More
   
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