Alaska Disc Golf Association

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Thad Gunther    February 27 at 11:28am

Way to go James "The King of Arizona" Beckner
Represent! 52! 1008 rated

As well as "MF" Stepp rocking the advanced masters division!

Don't forget the ladies of Alaska with some really strong rounds!

Keep it the hot shooting!

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Greg Rouse   February 27 at 3:53pm

Get some for the 907!!

Adam Klein   February 27 at 6:28pm

So far after round 2 Shay still in 4th...WTG Shay!

James Beckner   March 2 at 12:21am

thanks thad. ak all da way!

Mike Miles    February 26 at 5:25pm

I found Shay on a YouTube video. Ready for the 2014 Memorial?

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Jeremy Boyd   February 26 at 8:29pm

Thanks Dale

Dustin Hanson   February 26 at 11:56pm

very cool. good to see a familiar face.

Adam Klein    February 24 at 2:44pm

Fur Rondy Disc Golf Classic-- The event has been created. Due to the short notice on the event request, this will be a simple as possible event. I can not stress enough how important this event is for the ADGA. We have the potential to create a solid working relationship with Fur Rondy to develop an annual DG classic winter event. This tournament is set up to introduce the sport of disc golf to the Anchorage community and others visiting the festival from out of state. Furthermore, it is an opp ... more

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Adam Klein   February 24 at 7:03pm

Despite my previous post, I suggest only loaning discs that you do not mind losing....for example, I have several X Out Aviars that I used for practice that I will put in to the loaner pile. Looking for putters, mids, and fairway drivers. Will have a better idea of how many we will need toward the end of the week.

Jeremy Boyd   February 25 at 10:39am

Mike Miles brought up something I think would be a good idea. If you are bringing discs to loan or donate it would be ideal for your partner to be the recipient. That would allow us to help keep an eye on our plastic. I would imagine 3 discs per new player would be sufficient. I will be bringing ... more

Joe Schacht   February 25 at 8:13pm

Yup yup!

Adam Klein    February 21 at 3:38pm

Current PDGA demographics for those of the statistical bent...
http://www.pdga.com/pdga-documents/demographics-current

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WILL HARRISON   February 22 at 3:43am

These were some great reads.

Tay Harling    February 19 at 2:41am

Hey everyone! So I have been talking to the owner /my boss at Play it Again Sports about disc golf. He wants to help out more and find out what we as disc golfers want to see come through the store. I have noticed that their selection of discs isn’t always the best to select from. They want to know what kind of plastic and disc golf equipment that we want to see come through the doors and how we can grow the sport here in Alaska. Please let me know what you would like to see come through the ... more

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Tay Harling   February 19 at 5:40pm

I'm trying to get that back for the club and the sport. They are talking bout some shirts and logos for the club but that will be a topic for the next meeting.

Jeremy Boyd   February 19 at 5:43pm

Sounds great, we look forward to hearing from you.

josh stewart   February 28 at 11:22pm

When are the discs being distributed to the stores?

Greg Rouse    February 18 at 4:20pm

Goon in an hour. Text me if you're in. 315 2343

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Greg Rouse    February 17 at 6:59pm

Anyone else want in on this 2014 ace competition me and Tay have going on? $10 from each person goes to the winner at the end of the 2014. Certain holes will not count (6 at alcantra, 2 at APU, probably a couple others.)

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Pat Miller    February 17 at 2:06pm

Nice work everyone and thanks for running the tourney, LD!
In case you didn't see it...

http://www.ktva.com/hitting-chains-for-charity/

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Dominic Plasencia   February 18 at 9:40am

Lookin good out there kid

Jeremy Boyd   February 18 at 2:41pm

Way to put on a good show guys, big putts and park jobs!

kurtis schoenberg   February 19 at 5:51pm

Banging putts at PC! Almost hit the camera dude on hole 13~!

Tay Harling    February 16 at 12:35am

Could I grab a ride with someone out to the tournament tomorrow??? Let me know! 953 2138

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Tay Harling    February 13 at 9:59pm

Anyone down for a glow round at the goon?? Let me know.

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Greg Rouse    February 9 at 11:44pm

Hey guys. To all of you who don't have me on Facebook- I was out at Kenai Eagle today and heard someone calling for help a few holes ahead- long story short I found Jonny Wilson laying by a tee pad with a his foot pointing a really bad direction. I field splinted him and we tried to get him to the car but he was in too much pain. It took 4 medics and 2 cops to get him over the nasty icy uneven terrain and to the ambulance. The medics didn't make a diagnosis in the field but it looked ... more

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Greg Rouse   February 10 at 12:06am

I met him when he was on my card during singles season finale last fall. The course was is so icy and treacherous down here right now.

Thad Murgatroyd   February 10 at 12:19am

good job on being johnny on the spot and giving good first aid .good job man

Tay Harling   February 10 at 12:44am

Yeah the course is terrible during the winter. He'll be throwing out there in no time

Toni Osiecki    February 8 at 6:38pm

Feb 2014, ADGA Meeting Minutes Highlights: 1) Need commitment and contact John McCleary by Monday, 2/10, in order to go ahead with downtown event at Furrondy-Contact Brian Gutz. Volunteers: Will Harrison, Justin Lawson, Thad Murgatroyd, Josh Stewart 2) Ice Bowl, Feb 16: Contact Brian or Louie Attendance: James Ryan Beckner III, Eric Hepola, Jake Haskin, Loren B, Louie, Adam Klein, Josh sTewart, Justin Lawson, Thad Murgatroyd, Rick Cramer, Joe Schacht, Jeremy Boyd, Will Harrison, Tay ... more

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kurtis schoenberg    February 6 at 2:20pm

Congrats to all board members for their willingness to serve and for the dedication they put forth for the 2014 season. I think the 2014 Alaska disc golf season is going to be the best yet. We have some amazing events lined up for this year already and some great things are in the works. Thanks to all as well for showing up at the board meeting the other night and taking the time out of their day to attend and participate. It is great to see these big turnouts for our ADGA meetings and I hop ... more

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Toni Osiecki    January 29 at 12:13am

If you are a 2014 ADGA member and did not receive a ballot to vote at your preferred email address, please message me here to update your information. Vote by Feb 4 at 5pm. Results to be announced at the next ADGA meeting, Feb 4 at 7pm, location TBD

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Toni Osiecki   February 4 at 6:55pm

I sent you a third ballot, (don't worry everyone, one one vote per email address is recognized through the settings). FYI, deleted messages can typically be found again in a folder you can open and find what you deleted.

josh stewart   February 4 at 9:31pm

Thx Toni

Toni Osiecki   February 4 at 10:13pm

no problem guys, see you tonight!

Adam Klein    January 21 at 1:06am

Big Island Open Results!! Check out who's on top of the Pro division HUHOOOO! THANK YOU ROB AND WENDY FOR HOSTING ANOTHER GREAT HAWAII TOURNAMENT : FINAL RESULTS BELOW.... CONGRATULATIONS TO THE WINNERS AND ALL PLAYERS IN THE BIO 2014 PRO OPEN 1. Thaddaeus Gunther 171 2. Steve Goodwin 178 3. Tim McDill 179 4. Adam Thompson 181 5. Devin Brown 184 6. Joe Schacht 188 Pro GRANDMASTERS 1. Doug MacIlroy 187 2. Rob Nasworthy 207 3. Tim Glomski 212 A ... more

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josh stewart   January 26 at 11:21pm

Did they misspell your name jake?

Tre Jones    January 9, 2014 at 7:47pm

are there any courses that are open/being played this time of year in juneau? looks like i might have to make a business trip there next week. and id love to be able to throw a game.

also if anyone on here lives there i could use a place to stay and save the 100$ per night hotel room for a couple days...

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Thad Gunther    January 1, 2014 at 3:13am

Happy New Year AK DGers! It's going to be the best year ever!

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Jake Haskin   January 1, 2014 at 3:25am

Two weeks till hawaii! Startin it out right!

Joe Schacht   January 2, 2014 at 5:19pm

Hawaii baby!!!!!!!

Thad Gunther   January 3, 2014 at 1:49am

Joe you playing AM or Pro in Hawaii?

josh stewart    December 27, 2013 at 5:35am

The adga should remain serving the interests of the anchorage area. If you'd like to Change it, run for office and propose a by-law change. Remember that it will have to be approved by a 2/3s majority vote by current members in attendance. There is no reason a statewide organization can't be organized/established. As a two year member of the adga I will not be quiet and walk away from the capital the anchorage area has contributed. If you do not want to honor the by laws or have belief ... more

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Edan Badajos    December 25, 2013 at 4:30pm

Wishing all the Disc Golfers a very Happy Holiday season!!

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Adam Klein   December 25, 2013 at 5:57pm

Right back atchya Edan...hope your having a great day with the family...

Dustin Hanson   December 25, 2013 at 6:11pm

Merry Christmas!

Jeremy Boyd   December 25, 2013 at 8:06pm

Hope everybody's having a wonderful holiday season!

Thad Gunther    December 23, 2013 at 12:12am

Topics to think about/discuss.

1. Should Kincaid DG course be a pay to play?

Between $2-$5 for a day pass.
Season pass option?
_pro's & con's

2. Discussing the possibility of a 2nd 18 hole course at Kincaid with the parks department.
_maybe starting near the front gate parking lot.
_what is in the parks master plan? Is this a possibility, is there enough use age to warrant a 2nd course.
Anyone have any knowledge on this topic?

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josh stewart   December 26, 2013 at 6:23pm

I was at the wcl closure meeting and the homeowners that showed up love us and the course. It was a bum camp before disc golf

josh stewart   December 26, 2013 at 6:24pm

The only people that judge us are uninformed. It's the fact that everyone wants to read about problems rather than the good we do. Tragedy sells copies and gets ratings

WILL HARRISON   January 4, 2014 at 4:22am

There alot of good points being made in this thread!