Scorecards are in. Paige Pierce has run off with another FPO win continuing her undefeated start to 2017. Winning his fifth MPO title at the Memorial Championship Presented by Discraft, beating Simon Lizotte by one stroke, is none other than Paul McBeth. Congratulations to both winners on their impressive play this week!
Source: Pierce, McBeth Victorious at Memorial Championship
While the Disc Golf Word Tour does not offer the advanced statistics for the women’s field, the PDGA’s hole-by-hole scoring of the Aussie Open offered plenty of insight into how Paige Pierce was able to dominate the field during her 20-shot, USDGC-qualifying victory. Let’s drill it down a bit.
Source: Paige Pierce Is Setting A Ridiculous Early Season Pace | Ultiworld Disc Golf
Discraft releases Mini Nuke, Undertaker and Challenger; Archer driver arrives in stores, new Z FLX models, plus Ledgestone news!
Source: Discraft news: Mini releases, Archer driver, Ledgestone registration
Buy Disc golf: How to play, and how to play better: Read 7 Kindle Store Reviews – Amazon.com
Source: Amazon.com: Disc golf: How to play, and how to play better eBook: Steven Pease: Kindle Store
Valarie Jenkins’ unhappiness with Innova Discs had been brewing since the late 2000s, she said this weekend, and tensions came to a head over contract negotiations prior to the 2016 season, ultimately leading to her decision to leave the company.
Source: Jenkins On Split From Innova: ‘It Was So Frustrating Having To Prove Myself’ | Ultiworld Disc Golf
With few exceptions, like the Discraft Buzzz or Innova Roc3, the top-selling mid-range discs don’t rank anywhere near the top-selling putters or drivers in terms of sales. Yet their necessity and utility on the disc golf course can’t be understated
Source: Best-Selling Disc Golf Mid-Ranges of 2016 | Disc Golf Reviewer