Alaska Disc Golf Association

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John Lorentzen    June 16, 2011 at 6:14pm

Here we go again!  Who are these guys? Maybe they're related....Brothers, cousins, partners.... Your guess is my guess.
Another example of "none do-ers" making ripples in the water. Is this being productive in anyway? Can we just stay focus on growing disc golf in Alaska? 


Peter Shiver    June 16, 2011 at 6:06pm

Asking for help is one thing, guilting them to the point of not wanting to help is another. I think your vision is skewed Brandon, there are a lot of other things that happened behind the scenes that you don't see. When you use something like that as a weapon to use against people, that is not right by ANY matter the motivation or convicted passion behind it. I did try and want to help, but after all this mess with John....forget about it. It appears to me from the ... more


Brandon Bueter    June 16, 2011 at 5:51pm

Oh and the diarrhea of the mouth continues to spew.... So you get somebody to donate countless hours of sweat and time into putting in a new incredible course from what I have heard, and this is what has to be said about him.....really?.....really? I believe he was just asking for a little bit of help, is that too much to ask for, averaging 4 people at work parties to help out should be the real issue here. You two should get together dig a hole and get in it. Peter if you dont like so ... more


Dale Rogan    June 16, 2011 at 5:19pm

[QUOTE] John Lorentzen › June 1 at 11:35am Hilltop disc golf course is very close to being finished! This is the last week of work! We have a lot to do, so grab your work gloves and lend a hand. The last 3 work parties are this Thursday (6-9), Saturday (11-7), and Sunday (11-7). Everyone is welcome to help! Yes even "Dale" lol! /[QUOTE] I see what you did there. You just got to keep your pot shots coming. Just can't let things go, must be still stinging from our l ... more


Peter Shiver    June 16, 2011 at 5:10pm

I have tried the course and it was fun. Also, I'm not going to buy a season pass, I won't play there that much to justify the cost even @ $120. My point about the fees is that we're "forced" or "agreed" upon having one doubles and one singles league a month. I'm sure the organization that is running hilltop is making $$$ already, why should we have to double up like that was my point, seems greedy to me. An insult would be making fun of your double neg ... more


John Lorentzen    June 15, 2011 at 7:44pm

Peter I challenge you to play the course. If you don't like it, I will personally pay your money back. I'd be willing to bet that you like it so much, that you'll buy a season pass. Peter, disc golf is growing rapidly statewide. The Hilltop course is a partnership between an established business in Anchorage (Hilltop Ski Area) and the ADGA to grow the sport. Now you can continue firing insults, criticisms and mockery at the courses, me or whoever. Not accomplishing nothing!!!! Or ... more


AK Discer    June 15, 2011 at 7:05pm

Peter, you're paying for the green fee of Hilltop AND the fee for doubles. These prices are different for non-ADGA members, so if you become a member then it is cheaper for you.


Peter Shiver    June 15, 2011 at 6:00pm

I'm confused, we're having doubles at a place we have to pay again instead of playing for free somewhere else?

Fairbanks sounds fun, but I doubt I'll be able to make that trip. Plus I have a grand opening of a course to go to this weekend.


John Lorentzen    June 15, 2011 at 5:29pm

Peter, it's normal Wednesday night doubles, but played at hilltop. They charge $5 or $4 for members. Hope to see you there! 


John Lorentzen    June 15, 2011 at 5:24pm

Don't forget! The very first disc golf tourney in Fairbanks is this saturday at 4pm. They have put a tremendous amount of effort and money into this event! There will be golf All night, custom discs, food, putting and driving competitions, major prizes, and a huge players party at one of their sponsors establishments! This is a fund raiser event for a new disc golf club in Alaska. So let's show our support! Fairbanks has two great 18 hole couses (with one more in planning). WARM w ... more


Peter Shiver    June 15, 2011 at 5:12pm

What is with the price at Hilltop for doubles? Is that price per person or per team? That seems to be a lot for one person just throw some discs. You guys do BYOP or is it random?


Matthew Forney    June 15, 2011 at 4:50pm

Sounds Great Cas. Shoot Brian an email. He wants them gone by this weekend. I am out of town or I would help all the way. Cheers!


Peter Shiver    June 15, 2011 at 2:44pm

Seems a little strange to have a grand opening of a course on the same weekend as a sanctioned event....better planning?

I'm curious to see a pic of the container myself, but I don't really have a way to transport the item. I'll talk to one of my friends and see if I can't help get that stuff out of your yard Brian.

Sorry I couldn't make it Edan, I had full intentions of making it down; had a family emergency and had to go down to Kentucky.


Casimir Abramczyk    June 11, 2011 at 6:48am

Greetings! This post is in responce to Matthew's regarding to the shipping containers; they sound sexxy, can you post a pic? I'd hate for a good resource to go to waste... If nothing else I'll pro-offer my time & truck to haul 'em to the scrapyard and give the proceeds to the association.


John Lorentzen    June 9, 2011 at 10:56pm

For those who are not going to Homer this weekend, Hilltop is having a grand opening day. It will be all day Saterday. $1 dogs, burgers and lots of disc golf! Come out and have some fun! Also, Hilltop is looking to hire someone part time for the summer. If you're interested, contact Rick at Hilltop ski area. Nothing like working at a disc golf course!!!!!


Matthew Forney    June 8, 2011 at 1:23pm

Hello ADGAer's' The shipping containers that the baskets for West Chester Lagoon came in are in Brian Gutzwiller's backyard. These containers are free to whom ever would like to go and get them. I know they are worth money at a recycle/scrap metal yard. These containers are made of steel and they are heavy. You will need a truck and help loading them. Please contact Brian if you are interested in picking these up and making some money. You will need help picking them up-b ... more


Lou Dogg    June 7, 2011 at 5:53pm

Hey Som. I'll talk to John about that since we have the meeting tonight. That way we don't have a bunch of different layouts on there like WCL.


Som Bouasri    June 7, 2011 at 5:26pm

Great job on getting the course at Hilltop put together. Anyone submit the course details to dgscene so scores and such can be added and tracked for the newest course in Alaska?


John Lorentzen    June 6, 2011 at 2:33pm

Sorry about that It's Oh, the top score of the first round was a +2, 60. Good luck!!!


John Lorentzen    June 6, 2011 at 2:22pm

Hilltop is open for play! Yes, no more official work parties!!!! A BIG thanks to the eight people that worked thier ass off this weekend! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!! Just a reminder, that your season pass can be purchased for $120 as a adga member (for this month only). Then it jumps up to $150. Check out for more info.