Alaska Disc Golf Association

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josh stewart    December 27, 2013 at 3:35pm

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


Edan Badajos    December 26, 2013 at 2:30am

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

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 10:12am

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!

Brian Gutzwiller    December 22, 2013 at 11:10am

Saturday leagues have been sanctioned with the PDGA for the months of January and February. The league will alternate between PC and the Goon. I only signed up for a 2 month period as a trial to see if we like this idea. If you have any questions on PDGA leagues please visit the following site. Click on the link under FAQ after reading the introduction. Handicapped leagues....... at PC we will be keeping the same with a running average handicap. At the Goon w ... more


kurtis schoenberg    December 20, 2013 at 7:56am

Article III Meetings Section 3 states "Special meetings may be called if ten days notice is posted to the current membership. Postings to take place on course bulletin boards at each course that is under club supervision and/or via email or web sit."

This was certainly not done since Brian posted the night before the meeting that there would be one. Considering Brian is not even on the board and is certainly not the Secretary (the Secretary is the one who posts the times for meeting ... more

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Shay Stewart   December 23, 2013 at 2:27pm

I think it's obvious that is not what I was trying to say considering I spent my time volunteering out at pc as well. I'm saying that as far as I know the only league that contributes a portion of each buy in to the ADGA is anchorage leagues. I could be wrong but I think that part of the r ... more

Edan Badajos   December 23, 2013 at 2:32pm

I will be announcing the official time and date of the next ADGA meeting as well as providing an agenda for that meeting within the next couple of days. ADGA meeting are regularly held on the first tuesday of each month at 7 pm.

Shay Stewart   December 23, 2013 at 3:11pm

Sweet, thanks.

Josh Jones    December 19, 2013 at 10:04pm

I was under the impression that the ADGA was the group focused on the state as a whole, but apparently in the bylaws of the ADGA this is not the case. I agree with others who see the need for the overarching association, and feel like Anchorage should have an Anchorage oriented club like Moose Pretzel in Homer, FDGA in FBX, etc. With this in mind, I can think of this taking place in two ways. 1) ADGA bylaws are changed to focus on Alaska in general and Anchorage starts a new club or associati ... more

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Thad Murgatroyd   December 20, 2013 at 4:32pm

I think this requires the imput of all state clubs on whether they want a separate Association that emcompasses thd entire state or leave the ADGA as the stats Association.

Josh Jones   December 20, 2013 at 9:45pm

I hate to be a stickler on grammar (I can't help it, ask my boss), g lane, but you're not correct. I was 'under the impression' (being impressed upon) not 'of the impression' (part of the impression or doing the impressing).

Thad Murgatroyd   December 21, 2013 at 7:40am

Someone be edumacated and stuff

Thad Gunther    December 19, 2013 at 3:15am

The future may be now! I feel the the non profit issue is a big deal, but not the main issue.
my feeling is that the ADGA should have the non profit status so that all clubs in AK can accept donations to promote local as well as statewide dg initiatives and those donating can write it off on taxes.
Each club can have a balance as well as the ADGA as a whole.

1. a group of people organized for a joint purpose.
2. a c ... more

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Pat Miller   December 20, 2013 at 12:27am

Where can I find a copy or link to the bylaws?

kurtis schoenberg   December 20, 2013 at 12:30am

pat, check the ADGA page, brian posted them up

kurtis schoenberg   December 20, 2013 at 12:30am

on DGscene. sorry, they are under a post he made.

Thad Gunther    December 18, 2013 at 11:00pm

Because of the growth of disc golf through out Alaska over the years I believe that there are some larger questions at hand.

1. Do we need the ADGA be a STATE organization? Do we need a overarching state organization?

2. Should the ADGA be an organization solely focused on the growth in support of Anchorage disc golf?

3. Is it time to start a ADGC(Anchorage Disc Golf Club) so that ANC, so local issues don't get bogged down in STATE issues.

Open discussion and dialog on these ... more


Brian Gutzwiller    December 18, 2013 at 11:55am

As per request of the meeting today

January 10,2004

Alaska Disc Golf Association Charter

Article I. Purpose

Section 1. This organization has been formed to promote Disc Golf in the Anchorage, Alaska area. We as a group will endeavor to seek growth in numbers who participate as well as expansion of the venue where we participate. We seek to further these goals by engaging in conduct that will be beneficial to the growth of disc golf. This organization will be a no ... more

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Jeremy Boyd   December 18, 2013 at 5:00pm

sorry, hit return...The current bylaws stipulate that elections are to be held in December of each year. I agree with Kurtis that we need to determine what we want the ADGA to be for the future, but we HAVE to have an elected board in order to renew our non-profit status. In my opinion this need takes imminent precedence over rushing to a decision regarding the mission of the

Jeremy Boyd   December 18, 2013 at 5:09pm

ADGA. (sorry, did it again) If we were to create two separate organizations a great portion of the revenue currently going to the ADGA would be redirected to the new Anchorage club. If this were the case would the Anchorage club fund projects/tournaments in the bowl area while the other local clubs do the same in their respective locales?

Thad Murgatroyd   December 19, 2013 at 1:01am

We need to get a elected board in place, restore our non profit status than we can get down to the business of sorting out Tournament Schedule, Amend the Bylaws that are either incorrect (renewal fee) or no longer apply. I do think we need a Anchorage club . I think we might be able to do it if we d ... more

Greg Rouse    December 8, 2013 at 11:33am

I was wondering if someone happened to go home with one or two of my basket lights two Thursdays back. I know someone on Kevin's card grabbed a couple, and I never did get them.

Tre Jones   December 8, 2013 at 1:41am

I think.I have one

Greg Rouse   December 8, 2013 at 1:57am

Oh awesome. I just found 2 of yours too

josh stewart    December 7, 2013 at 1:41pm

If anyone will be willing to drag me to pc w em I'd be stoked to go. Please call me I'm on south side 350-6614


James Beckner    December 5, 2013 at 11:25pm

League should start earlier on saturday to make two rounds possible. Just a thought.

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James Beckner   December 5, 2013 at 3:32pm

i i dont see any way around birchwood. other than calling in orders. i vote for 10 am start.

Tre Jones   December 5, 2013 at 4:07pm

sat at pc this week?

Louie Orozco   December 6, 2013 at 4:37pm


Mike Miles    December 3, 2013 at 10:21am

Goon 5 or 6 tomorrow anyone?

Tay Harling   December 3, 2013 at 2:46am

I'm in

Jake Haskin   December 3, 2013 at 5:44am

I'm down at 6

Mike Miles   December 3, 2013 at 3:08pm

Cool cool

Edan Badajos    November 12, 2013 at 8:04am

If anyone has Tyler's (APU) phone number, will you send it me? Thanks

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Jeremy Boyd   October 2, 2013 at 2:44pm

fix it quick muni

Brad Larson   October 3, 2013 at 1:46pm

I'm sorry but quick and municipality are like oil and water, they just don't mix.

Jeremy Boyd   October 3, 2013 at 3:03pm

lol : )

Tre Jones    September 28, 2013 at 9:35am

I'm going to play pc tomorrow if anyone's down

johnny girten   October 12, 2013 at 7:07pm

i would if had ride

Nick Collaer    September 28, 2013 at 1:45am

Anyone not going to kenai tonight want to play a round at pc or Kincaid this evening?

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Louie Orozco   September 27, 2013 at 7:32pm

Don't be late punk! :-P

Adam Klein   September 27, 2013 at 7:43pm

i cannot leave til 63:30 but o can catch up

kurtis schoenberg   September 27, 2013 at 8:33pm

You guys should be in Kenai....

tim kosednar    September 27, 2013 at 12:50am

hey all, ak public radio needs disc golf stills or footage for a disc golf show next thursday. they do a webpage for each topic. so as soon as is convenient send any good material to [email redacted] thanks so much. timk


Louie Orozco    September 17, 2013 at 12:59am

I'll be out at Peter's Creek DGC tonight from 6:00 pm - whenever. Just trying to get some of these mulch piles where they belong. I'll be there tomorrow at the same time too. Feel free to knock some out during the day. I can only be there during these times as I don't get outta work until 4:30. Hoping to get these done by Thursday. If you're free and willing to help it would be greatly appreciated.

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kurtis schoenberg   September 17, 2013 at 12:33am

great work guys!

Louie Orozco   September 17, 2013 at 1:31pm

1, 2, 3, 4, 9 and 17 are good. 16 is about 80% done. I will be out there again tonight. I will be there at 6:00. Unfortunately that's only enough time to complete 1 hole on my own. Please help tonight if you can. Wheelbarrows, rakes, shovels, gloves and a headlamp is all we need out there. I have the big wheelbarrow in my vehicle if anyone wants to come snag it from me.

Jeremy Boyd   September 17, 2013 at 2:11pm

Come help guys, the basket areas that we've done look sweet. Let's get them done!

Jordan Thies    September 12, 2013 at 9:29pm

If anyone going to play some dg some time after 5 if so i would like to play.

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Jordan Thies   September 12, 2013 at 2:14pm

ya man.

Louie Orozco   September 12, 2013 at 2:17pm

Cool! I'll need to meet you there because I'm going to a buddy's house in Chugiak afterwards. I'll text you once I'm on the road.

Jordan Thies   September 12, 2013 at 2:31pm