Disc Golf Rules of Play – Recreational

DISC GOLF RULES FOR RECREATIONAL PLAYGENERAL

Disc Golf is played like ball golf using a flying disc. One point is counted each time the disc is thrown and when a penalty is incurred. The object is to acquire the lowest score, (without cheating).

TEE THROWS

Tee throws must be completed within or behind the designated tee area. Do not throw until the players in front of you are out ...

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Disc Golf Defined

Disc golf (sometimes called Frisbee Golf) is a disc game in which individual players throw a flying disc into a basket or at a target. According to the Professional Disc Golf Association, “The object of the game is to traverse a course from beginning to end in the fewest number of throws of the disc.”[1]

Disc golf is similar to traditional golf and uses much of the same rules and terminology. As in ball golf, a course usually consists of 18 ...

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Disc Golf Physics

Disc golf – Physics

Stability is one of the most important disc properties when choosing a disc. There are three stability classifications, based on the behavior of a disc when thrown using a level right-handed backhand:

* Understable: An understable disc has a natural tendency to curve to the right during its flight when thrown backhand by a right-handed player.
* Stable: A stable disc will maintain a straight flight path.
* Overstable: An overstable disc that tends to curve to the ...

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The Disc Golf Sensation

Golfing with Frisbees is the hot new park activity. It’s a beautiful spring day, and you’re enjoying it by visiting a park in a neighboring city. You spot an odd looking steel-and-chain contraption sticking up out of the ground, and as you approach it for closer inspection, somebody yells “fore!” before an even stranger looking Frisbee comes fling out of nowhere and lands near the contraption.

Welcome to the world’s new golfing passion. Here comes disc golf, and it’s headed your ...

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