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Rick Petrie    July 14, 2013 at 9:52pm

For anyone who may be interested, the Sunflower State Games publishes results on their own page.



Check here to view them. --> http://www.sunflowergames.com/2013results

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Rick Petrie   July 15, 2013 at 6:45pm

I wish they posted all of the scores, rather than just the top three places. But considering all the scores for all the sports involved in the SSG, I can't blame them.

Ben Nispel   July 16, 2013 at 11:29am

Yeah, that would be nice. Did you ever hear how many total participants this event pulled in?

Rick Petrie   July 16, 2013 at 7:25pm

There were 80 total players on the Saturday doubles day. I did not hear the total from Sunday's singles event. I'm guessing there was 60 or so Sunday.

Darian Thomas    July 14, 2013 at 1:58pm

Anyone up for playing a round at Tuttle

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Rick Petrie    July 13, 2013 at 11:58pm

DFOKers, it's not too late to get in on the Sunflower State Games!

Tomorrow, Sunday 14th. Crestview course, Topeka.

8:30 Check-in. 9:30 Players Meeting. 2 rounds of 18 holes.

$25 = New Disc & Shirt (While Supplies Last)

Then

Let's bring home more medal GOLD! or SILVER or BRONZE!

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Rick Petrie   July 14, 2013 at 12:25am

Oh. Could be. I pre-paid for it all.

Darian Thomas   July 14, 2013 at 1:17am

Are their divisions like a regular tournament?

nick samuelson    July 13, 2013 at 1:39pm

Has anybody played at holton how is the course?

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Rick Petrie   July 13, 2013 at 2:08pm

Not me, but I'm very curious. It would be a place for me to play when I go that way to visit family. It would be great to get a review from you so I know what it's like. :-)

Jacob Strait    July 11, 2013 at 7:10pm

Anyone playing at Tuttle tonight?

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Rick Petrie    July 8, 2013 at 8:37pm

I have some scoop on the Fairmont Park project... I should have some big news by mid week...



In the mean time, please start looking at July 27th & 28th, and/or Aug. 3rd & 4th on your calendar.

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Rick Petrie   July 9, 2013 at 12:39am

I probably should have elaborated. These are projected work days for us to install Innova equipment at Fairmont Park!

Rick Petrie    July 7, 2013 at 6:50pm

Found on Current #2 Fairmont:

Yellow Innova DX Cheetah stuck in a tree (left it). Might have to call the FD ladder truck to get that cat down.

Also,

Innova F2 (Factory 2nd) blizzard disc. If you can name the disc + stamp color, I'll get it to you asap.

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Alan Fox    July 7, 2013 at 4:40pm

Does anyone know a boatman? or a mark pendgraft? Or someone named Chums? If so I found their discs.... also Jon Tveite if you would answer your phone e I have 2 of yours lol

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Alan Fox   July 8, 2013 at 9:07am

the boatman is yellow with red stamp

Alan Fox   July 8, 2013 at 9:07am

so what should i do with his disc mark?

Mark Kewley   July 8, 2013 at 11:42am

He has been here the last 2 years. I guess you can play with it until he comes back to Kansas?

Rick Petrie    July 6, 2013 at 8:51am

One week from today I'll be headed to the Sunflower State Games disc golf tournament. Saturday is the doubles format, played just like our Tuttle Tuesday best disc format, however you bring your teammate. Sunday is a standard singles tournament. You can sign up and play in one of the two tournaments for $25 or both for $35. If you medal (top 3 (bronze, sliver, gold)), you'll be qualified to play in the 2014 State Games of America. Personally I love playing in the Doubles event... mainly beca ... more

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Rick Petrie   July 6, 2013 at 12:23pm

All the Sunflower State Games events/competitions take place in the Topeka area. The disc golf tournament is at Crestview course. http://sunflowergames.com/disc-golf

Ben Nispel   July 6, 2013 at 12:37pm

Awesome, Hopefully Tim will head down with me and we'll see you there!

Austin Cranston   July 6, 2013 at 4:01pm

Any chance of a car pool?

Alan Fox    July 5, 2013 at 3:14pm

Disc golf at Tuttle anyone?

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Alan Fox    July 4, 2013 at 11:20am

For anyone wondering all holed are up at Tuttle except hole 10

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Rick Petrie   July 4, 2013 at 12:39pm

Is there something in the way preventing them from re-installing #10? They've been known to forget to return all 18 baskets... lost in their storage lot I suppose. LOL!

http://www.discgolfscene.com/profile/15417   July 4, 2013 at 12:45pm

Thanks for update.

Alan Fox   July 4, 2013 at 9:03pm

theyvhave cone over the placement so idk

nick samuelson    July 4, 2013 at 10:56am

does anybody know if tuttle is back up?

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Alan Fox   July 4, 2013 at 11:19am

yes it is

Josh Parker   July 4, 2013 at 11:42am

yeah played lastnight

Rick Petrie    July 3, 2013 at 8:52pm

Hey all you 2012-2013 DFOK Points League Champions, please tell me you received your $10 Discs Unlimited gift certificates (via email). I sent them out back on the 19th, but haven't heard a peep out of anyone receiving them (except for Bill).

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Kevin Clouse   July 3, 2013 at 9:23pm

Hey I got mine Rick! Cool prize for tag league!

Austin Cranston    July 3, 2013 at 12:28pm

I'm sure there will be a car pool for the state games for the first day doubles, but will there be one for singles the next day?

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William Mitchell   July 4, 2013 at 12:08am

Check with Clouse. He needs a push to enter in this tournament.

Mitchell Brenn    July 3, 2013 at 11:15am

Would anyone be willing to teach me how to push putt? I've watching this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N_7RPOmSSsU and others and I just don't get it when I try to implement it in real life.

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William Mitchell   July 4, 2013 at 12:06am

I'll be there.

William Mitchell   July 4, 2013 at 12:10am

around 930

Rick Petrie   July 4, 2013 at 9:16am

See y'all soon.

Kevin Zane    July 2, 2013 at 11:24pm

I have a couple guys I'm waiting on for a response about a doubles partner for the Sunflower State Games... anyone interested if they don't pull through??

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Rick Petrie   July 4, 2013 at 8:49am

FYI, There is a residency requirement for the Sunflower State Games. You have to be a Kansas resident to participate, partially because it is a qualifying event for the State Games of America.

Kevin Zane   July 5, 2013 at 12:34am

....well, one of those guys got back to me and we will be out there saturday and sunday. Good luck everyone.

Rick Petrie   July 5, 2013 at 7:23pm

Cool Zane. DFOK domination of the SSG! (ya, you're still a DFOKer in my mind).

Rick Petrie    July 1, 2013 at 11:32pm

Basket A.P.B. for Fairmont tomorrow night. Oh, and all are welcome to play league while you're there.



http://www.discgolfscene.com/leagues/2013_Manhattan_Area_Discgolf_Doubles/talk



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Rick Petrie    June 28, 2013 at 8:21am

For those of you who do not read or have opted out of the official DFOK News emails, I thought I would post an update here.

At approx. 6:00pm last night, we received our last Half Fairway donation, thus completing our Fairmont Disc Golf Course Fairway Sponsorship Campaign!

BIG THANKS TO ALL WHO HELPED RAISE THE NECESSARY FUNDS!

Stay tuned for construction updates, scheduled club work days, etc.



It's going to be an exciting July & August for Disc Golf in Manhattan, KS!

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Mark Kewley    June 26, 2013 at 7:47pm

I forgot to mention at league... I found an Excal with no name at Fairmont the other day.

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Rick Petrie    June 26, 2013 at 8:55am

Lost Disc Alert:

I threw it On The Wild Side of the fence on new fairway #3.

It's a mostly white with tie-dye swirl Wraith (champion plastic).

Otherwise known as the perfect pattern to lose in tall grass. :-)

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Rick Petrie   June 30, 2013 at 6:51pm

FOUND. Three guys were playing the new layout (sign-to-sign style) and found my lost Wraith. I just happened to ask them if they found a Wraith over the fence, they said yes, then handed it to me. Awesome!