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Steve Godar   September 14 at 3:52pm

A Basket Case

All registration problems with "A Basket Case" have now been fixed.
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/A_Basket_Case_2017

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Steve Godar   September 2 at 2:21pm

A Basket Case

There will be a disc golf tournament called "A Basket Case" on Saturday October 14, 2017 at Portage Lakes Disc Golf Course. This is a fundraiser for new baskets. Currently on our 18 hole layout we will have 9 holes with dual baskets by the end of September. PLDGC needs 9 more baskets. The cost for 9 DGA Mach V baskets delivered with locks is $3,375.00.
Register on Disc Golf Scene by clicking here: https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/A_Basket_Case_2017

You can contribute to the baskets if you do not want to play by clicking here: https://www.paypal.me/PLDGCBaskets

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Steve Godar   July 14 at 5:59pm

Chain Shot

Anyone wanting to play in Chain Shot tomorrow 07/15, you can register day of.
Couple spots are open.
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Chain_Shot_2017

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Steve Godar   July 5 at 4:44pm

Chain Shot Added Cash

$500.00 to pros
$250.00 to amateurs

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Steve Godar   June 30 at 11:06am

Chain Shot

Added cash for Chain Shot on July 15th has just been increased by $100.00 to $750.00!
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Chain_Shot_2017

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Steve Godar   June 28 at 10:57am

Chain Shot Disc Golf Bag

There will be a raffle drawing for a Dynamic Disc bag, disc retriever, Innova towel, shoulder straps, and hand drier at the Chain Shot tournament on July 15th. $140.00 value donated by Fisherman's Central. $5.00 for one entry, $10.00 for three. All proceeds go toward the IBH opioid abuse program. Even if you do not need one, you can sell it or gift it. Please help support IBH and thank you Fisherman's Central. Must be present to win.

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Steve Godar   June 4 at 8:03pm

Chain Shot

The winners (only 1st place) of the Chain Shot MA1 and MA2 divisions will be getting a free registration to the Pun's Labyrinth tournament at Punderson State Park on July 22-23. A $60 and $50 value respectively. Do not hesitate to sign up for the waiting list as oftentimes people do make the field.

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Steve Godar   June 1 at 10:59am

Scrambles

Today is the first day of the month so the cumulative scoring resets for June. Come out and make yourself the monthly winner with the added cash fund. Last months winner announced and paid today. Be there by 5:30

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Steve Godar   May 25 at 6:29pm

Scrambles

Looks like a rain event today. If anyone wants to show up and play, that's fine. Unless it clears up I probably will not be there.
Keep track for cumulative monthly payouts.

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Dave Ernst   May 26 at 5:07pm

Moose/Blake Favalon-65 Dave Ernst/Dip Biswas-69

Steve Godar   May 27 at 6:40am

You guys don't let a little rain stop you....

Steve Godar   May 27 at 6:41am

thanks for taking care of that. I will announce April / May cumulative points winner next Thursday.

Steve Godar   May 24 at 3:15pm

Firestone Park It

I could use a few volunteers day of tournament.
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Firestone_Park_It_2017
Let me know.
Thanks, Steve Godar

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Steve Godar   May 20 at 3:55pm

Firestone Park It

We need 7 or 8 more baskets for this tournament please.
Know of any?
I would like to know before my meeting this Tuesday 05/23.
Thanks, Steve

https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Firestone_Park_It_2017

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Steve Godar   May 20 at 11:55am

Chain Shot Tournament July 15

Chain Shot field has been filled. Do not hesitate to add your name to the waiting list as you will probably have a chance of getting in.
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Chain_Shot_2017

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Steve Godar   May 18 at 2:00pm

Firestone Park It Tournament

We are putting a "Inner City" DG tournament together to be held Sunday June 25, 2017 at Firestone Park (not the Metro Park). The address is 1480 Girard St, Akron, OH 44301. This is an all par 3 tournament, with all holes on the shorter side. We will not know the exact lengths until day of.
This tournament is in conjunction with "Open Streets", a City of Akron event being held at various spots around Akron that day. There will be several things going on in the immediate area ... more

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Dan'hyzer' Kilgore   May 18 at 11:43am

I can bring a basket, Steve.

Steve Godar   May 17 at 6:53pm

Thursday Scrambles

Scrambles are on for tomorrow (Thursday) 6:00 tee off. Be there by 5:30.

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Steve Godar   May 15 at 11:32pm

Chain Shot

Added cash for pros has been increased to $650.00!
All amateur players packs will include a custom design "Chain Shot" Innova disc.
Only 2 spots left. Please do not hesitate to put yourself on the waiting list. I am guessing we may have a few drop out.
Only 61 days till tee off.

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Steve Godar   May 4 at 12:34pm

Scrambles

Blake and Dave have volunteered to run the scrambles today.
Hopefully no rain.

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Steve Godar   May 1 at 10:07am

Thursday Scrambles

We have to cancel the scrambles this Thursday May 4th unless someone steps up to run it.
I cannot make it this week again.
Sorry, Steve

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Dave Ernst   May 1 at 9:10am

Blake and I got it. Scrambles is still on. Try to be there by 5:45 so we can start promptly at 6

Matt Dungan   April 12 at 12:39am

Happy Spring

It's that time of year, the fishermen and women are out and like to use the shoreline near some of our water holes. Please be courteous as we do share the park with them. Although it can be frustrating at times if you give them a heads up most of them are cool and will watch and have a chat with you as you play through.

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Steve Godar   March 27 at 11:58pm

Chain Shot Disc Golf Tournament

IBH Addiction Recovery Center is the agency that Chain Shot is helping again this year.
Thank You!
http://www.ibh.org/ibh-launches-new-ehr/

http://www.ibh.org/ibh-opens-additional-mens-home/

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Steve Godar   March 8 at 12:55pm

NEODGA

Portage Lakes DG Club and Chain Shot are part of NEODGA club and 2017 summer point series

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Steve Godar   February 28 at 1:51pm

Chain Shot

Added cash for Chain Shot has been increased to $600.
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Chain_Shot_2017

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Steve Godar   February 19 at 11:04pm

Chain Shot "Eat at Jerzees" Fundraiser

Please eat at Jerzees restaurant on Rt. 619 in Green this Tuesday February 21st anytime from 11:00 AM till 10:00 PM. Show your server the attached flyer (either on your phone or printed out) and the Portage Lakes Disc Golf Association will receive 20% of your bill for the "Chain Shot" tournament in July. This tournament is helping to fund the IBH and their opioid epidemic program for addicts. Thank you for supporting our tournament and for those overcoming addiction.
Steve

Link for flyer: https://postimg.org/image/5g0j41qy1/

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Steve Godar   February 13 at 1:05pm

Dinner at Jerzees in Green

Put this flyer on your phone:
https://postimg.cc/image/5g0j41qy1/2c5818c7/

Show it to your server at the Green Jerzees on Rt. 619 on Tuesday February 21 from 11:00 AM till 10:00 PM and Portage Lakes Disc Golf "Chain Shot" Tournament will receive 20% of your bill.
Thanks for your support!

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Steve Godar   February 3 at 1:01pm

Dinner / Fundraiser

Help PLDGA just by having dinner. You have to show attached flyer for PLDGA to get credit.
20% of your bill will be donated to PLDGA for Chain Shot.
Tuesday February 21st. 11:00 AM till 10:00 PM.
Jerzee's in Green only.
Thanks!
https://s20.postimg.org/t6zwm5r59/Fundraiser_Disc_Golf_page_001.jpg

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Steve Godar   February 3 at 12:56pm

Chain Shot

Chain Shot https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Chain_Shot_2017
is over half filled. Sign up soon to get a spot in the field.
Thanks

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Steve Godar   December 8 at 12:20pm

Chain Shot

If any person, agency, business etc. would like to sponsor a hole for the Chain Shot tournament, $50 will do it.
Thank you!

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Steve Godar   December 6 at 9:26pm

Chain Shot

Chain Shot B Tier tournament 2017 registration is now open. Makes a great Christmas present!
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Chain_Shot_2017

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Steve Godar   October 26, 2016 at 12:27pm

PLDGA

We have had some recent vandalism at PLDGC. Someone destroyed the lock and bent the securing bracket on #1 basket. I ordered a new lock and a week later they pounded on that one also. (it still works)
Within the past couple days, someone knocked over signpost on #6.
They also upended and broke the short teepad sign on #2 earlier this season.
Please keep your eyes open when you play. Let me know if you see anything suspicious.
Thanks...

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Matt Dungan   October 26 at 4:08pm

yes, please keep your eyes out when you play here. Gotta love vandals, takes a real winner to break a tee sign or beat on a padlock with a rock. Tee sign is fixed, just have to cement it back in

Matt Smith   October 26 at 4:09pm

We will definitely keep our eyes open. We saw some teenagers standing in and rocking the 9th basket. We had a word with them and notified the park rangers. This kind of senseless vandalism really bothers me.

Steve Godar   October 14, 2016 at 1:13am

Toss a Disc

Just an FYI. It's gonna be a beautiful 3 day stretch, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Portage Lakes Disc Golf Course is in absolute pristine condition. Nice temps, leaves are turning, no bugs. You would really do yourself a favor by doing 18 here this weekend. Just sayin'............

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Steve Godar   September 10, 2016 at 6:26pm

Trees down on #3

Need some help guys.
We had a couple trees come down on #3. It's unplayable.
I need a few chain saws (with their operators) to help clear.
If you could do a little to help out would be great.
Thanks so much.

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Matt Dungan   September 10, 2016 at 6:34pm

I'll be there in the morning 9ish to hack some stuff up

Matt Dungan   September 11, 2016 at 11:55am

it is done

Brian Shega   September 11, 2016 at 9:08pm

Thanks Matt. You are the " immune system" of Portage Lakes.

Steve Godar   September 6, 2016 at 10:10am

Careful on #6

Big yellow jackets nest on the final stretch of hole 6 towards the basket. Where all the brush had been razed recently. It's past the original basket position on the way to position b. There's a lot of dirt and brushy waste with the lake to your right side and probably 50 feet down from the little trail that takes you across the road to hole #7.
I am gonna try and move the basket back to short position.

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Matt Dungan   September 8, 2016 at 5:10pm

Thanks for handling that, the fairway to the long pin is beating nicely anyways plus I don't feel like getting stung

Steve Godar   September 3, 2016 at 4:42pm

Scrambles

This Thursday September 8th will be the last day of scrambles for 2016.
Thanks to all that came out this year.
We will see everyone in 2017.

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Steve Godar   July 21, 2015 at 1:23am

Scott 3s #9

675' in dense woods.
Portage Lakes Disc Golf Course

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Gu8uPl9iEU&feature=youtu.be

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Brian Shega   July 20, 2015 at 5:37pm

Nice work Steve!

Matt Dungan   July 20, 2015 at 5:54pm

Anyone who's played hole 9 at portage can appreciate this. The second shot is what gets me, there's usually nothing from there (the put was pretty good too!) I was in the group ahead putting out and we were kinda pissed because we thought they were throwing on us. All is forgiven after seeing this

Jeff Gayhart   July 20, 2015 at 7:05pm

That is just amazing especially in the alternate pin. Your lucky to see a 4 here and there in the other postion. That second shot and putt were unreal. Deff cant be pissed after seeing that plus that position is very hard to see anything.