Author Archives: Bart Bird | Site Manager

Using Weather to Gain a Competitive Advantage

Having the right specialty discs for specific weather conditions will give you a HUGE advantage on the right days. But which discs do you need, and when should you use them? In this guide, we’ll show which specific weather factors you should monitor, the best place to find Disc Golf Weather Analysis, and three critical specialty […]

The 6 Best Ultra-Distance Drivers

Ultra-distance drivers are tricky. While they have the potential to provide the longest possible disc flights, if a player does not have good form and sufficient release velocity, they will actually produce flights that are disappointingly short. So how do you know if they are right for you, and if they are, which ones will […]

The 3 Discs Used to Win 19 PDGA Championships

Player photos via The Spin TV When searching for the best Disc Golf discs, looking in the bags of the current and former PDGA World Champions is a great place to start. Despite the hundreds of disc options available today, after compiling a complete list of discs preferred by World PDGA Champions, we were shocked by […]

5 Easy Ways to Increase Your Backhand Disc Golf Drive Distance

We’ve read through and tried literally dozens of tips for increasing driving distance, and we’ll bet that you have too. After much trial (and error) working with players of all skill levels, these are the five tips we’ve found that deliver the most significant and immediate benefit. Two Important Things Before we Begin #1 Read […]

Backhand vs. Forehand (Sidearm) Disc Selection

This supplemental post was developed for our members to provide the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions, and also provide links to information/discs referenced in the video: FAQ Q: Where did you get the Speed / Spin data? A: The primary source for the speed data was a detailed study conducted by […]

The Best Forehand (Sidearm) Disc Golf Discs

While Right-Hand Forehand (RHFH) and Left-Hand backhand (LFBH) are closely associated due to their similar flight patterns, they are not the same throw and require completely different discs for optimal performance. So which discs are the best for forehand/sidearm throwers? In this guide, we will explain specifically how the differences affect disc flight, and how to use that […]

5 Great Disc Golf Gift Ideas for 2018

Selecting good gifts for Disc golfers can be very difficult. Why? Firstly, its hard to find the best disc golf gifts when there are literally hundreds (thousands?) of different disc golf products on the market, all claiming to be the “best.” Secondly, Disc Golf is FULL of esoteric jargon and lingo that can make the gift […]

The Absolute Best Disc Golf Discs for Kids

Many Disc Golfers want to help the children in their lives develop a passion for the sport. Unfortunately, most disc golf discs are very difficult for children to throw. So what do you do? In this guide we’ll define the key discs characteristics needed to help kids generate more distance and ultimately have more fun, […]

Putters: Which are the Overall Best?

The putter is the single most important disc in every player’s bag, often making the difference between birdie or par (or, *gulp*, par or bogie). So how do you choose the best one? In this guide, we’ll demonstrate the 5 most important aspects of putter selection, and tell you which putters ranked as the overall […]

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