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DGPT Championships ESPN2 Coverage to Air November 24

Primetime on a Tuesday. October 29, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in News with comments The ESPN2 broadcast of the Disc Golf Pro Tour Championship finals will air on Tuesday, November 24th, at 8 PM Eastern, the heart of primetime two days before Thanksgiving. The 2-hour...

Savage Apparel Company Changing Name to VII Apparel Company

The brand is dropping the term with a racist past. October 28, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in News with comments Savage Apparel Company — the apparel partner of Jomez Productions and sponsor of a number of disc golf professionals — is renaming the company VII Apparel...

Statistical Stabilization: When Can We Trust The Numbers?

Flight Numbers: Determining if 2020 offered a large enough sample size of stats October 26, 2020 by Aaron Howard in Analysis with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – PDGA The 2020 season has had a relative dearth of tournaments. While the Pro Tour got its full slate...

5 Players Under 20 To Watch

These teens are ready to make the jump October 23, 2020 by Aidan Anderson in News, Opinion with comments As we start our look back at 2020, we are already looking ahead to 2021. The youth movement is in full effect, as more and more teenagers are becoming competitive...

Who Should Win MPO Player of the Year?

It might be closer than you think. October 22, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in Analysis, News with comments Calvin Heimburg. Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – DGPT In some years, determining the Player of the Year is a simple task. When a player wins multiple majors, wins more...

How To Gain Distance And Raise Your Rating: Part 1

If it works for a 40-year-old it can work for you October 20, 2020 by Bogi Bjarnason in Instruction with comments Now that I have your attention, this is not a story about form, disc choice, or course management. It’s the story of how I lost nearly 40 lbs going into...

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DGPT Championship: Jones Earns Major Payday

Final Round Recap October 19, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – DGPT It was a two-horse race early at the Disc Golf Pro Tour Championship as Hornets Nest couldn’t stifle the hot rounds of a couple players, including a former...

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DGPT Championship: Heimburg Looks Out For Blood

Quarterfinals and Semifinals Recap October 18, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – DGPT With several of the top seeds knocked out, the finals of the Disc Golf Pro Tour Championship is wide open, but a two-time champ lurks. Playing...

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DGPT Championship: Bracket Madness Begins

Round 1 Recap October 16, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – DGPT Hornets Nest can add strokes to your score in an instant, and the Disc Golf Pro Tour Championship rewards those who stay out of trouble in the woods. Starting his...

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DGPT Championship Preview: Big Money, Big Network

A return to Hornets Nest brings with it some high stakes October 14, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Preview with comments The Disc Golf Pro Tour is making the Championship event an even bigger destination for 2020. Choose which headline is bigger: the finals being shown in...

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MVP Open Coverage: Watch Andrew Fish’s Hot Round

A glimpse into how you might play the Maple Hill Golds? October 13, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in News, Video with comments Andrew Fish. Photo: Dan Ney — Disc Golf Pro Tour. We are excited to publish Ultiworld Disc Golf’s first round coverage of the MVP Open at Maple...

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Heimburg, Pierce Hit New Rating Milestones

Ricky Wysocki also hits rating high October 13, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Livewire with comments Photo: PDGA Paige Pierce became the first Open Women’s player to reach a PDGA player rating of 990 or higher with the October 2020 rating update. She is rated 991. On the...

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USDGC: Dickerson Etches Place In History

Final Round Recap October 11, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – PDGA “It started to creep in, you know. Maybe this isn’t your year,” said Chris Dickerson. “Even though you worked hard to get here, maybe it’s just not your year.”...

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USDGC: Dickerson Adds To Advantage With 18 To Play

Round 3 Recap October 10, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – PDGA The movement at the top didn’t play out how we would have predicted it during round 3 of the United States Disc Golf Championship. Chris Dickerson started his round...

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Wet Weather Expected For Final Round Of USDGC, WNC

October 10, 2020 by Jacob Wilkins in News with comments Although we’ve seen hot scoring conditions the first three days of the tournament, the forecast is set to change for the final day of the WNC and USDGC. The remnants of Hurricane Delta will continue to move...

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USDGC/WNC 2020: Day 4 Live Coverage

October 10, 2020 by Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff in Coverage with comments Live updates of all the action from Rock Hill, SC throughout the day! Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff Ultiworld Disc Golf is the premier news media site for the sport of disc golf. Like us on Facebook...

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USDGC/WNC 2020: Day 3 Live Coverage

October 9, 2020 by Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff in Coverage with comments Live updates of all the action from Rock Hill, SC throughout the day! Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff Ultiworld Disc Golf is the premier news media site for the sport of disc golf. Like us on Facebook...

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USDGC/WNC 2020: Day 2 Live Coverage

October 8, 2020 by Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff in Coverage with comments Live updates of all the action from Rock Hill, SC throughout the day! Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff Ultiworld Disc Golf is the premier news media site for the sport of disc golf. Like us on Facebook...

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Staff Picks: 2020 USDGC

Who are we missing? Who is in your top three? October 7, 2020 by Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff in Preview with comments Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff Picks return with the year’s only MPO major, the United States Disc Golf Championship. Of the eight writers and editors, only...

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Staff Picks: 2020 Women’s National Championship

Who are we missing? Who is in your top three? October 7, 2020 by Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff in Preview with comments Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff Picks return with the year’s only FPO major, the Women’s National Championship. Between eight writers and editors, the pick to...

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USDGC/WNC 2020: Day 1 Live Coverage

October 7, 2020 by Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff in Coverage with comments Live updates of all the action from Rock Hill, SC throughout the day! Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff Ultiworld Disc Golf is the premier news media site for the sport of disc golf. Like us on Facebook...

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USDGC Preview: Year’s Only Major Demands Precision

Could a first-time champ be crowned? October 7, 2020 by Christopher Wiklund in Preview with comments The United States Disc Golf Championship tees off in Winthrop in a few short hours. This edition of the USDGC will be the lone major of the 2020 season, and so carries...

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USDGC Round 1 Feature Cards Announced

October 6, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in Livewire with comments Here are the round one feature cards for the 2020 US Disc Golf Championships in Rock Hill, SC: The main feature card welcomes two former US champions in James Conrad and Paul McBeth, as well as Eagle...

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DGPT Championship to Air on ESPN2

Two-hour show will focus on final round of both MPO and FPO. October 6, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in News with comments The Disc Golf Pro Tour is returning to a television near you, and this time on the Worldwide Leader. The final round of the DGPT Championship will...

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Josh Anthon Announces He Will Cover Up Tattoo

Anthon: "I want to see more love in this world and less hate." October 6, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in News with comments Josh Anthon, who has been at the center of a controversy surrounding a tattoo that reads “white pride,” announced on Innova’s social media this...

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Texas State Championship Sends Five To USDGC

October 5, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Livewire with comments Along with the Jonesboro Open, the Texas State Disc Golf Championship last weekend was one of the final chances to qualify for this week’s USDGC. Five players earned their spots for the 2020 event. Champion...

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Emporia, Dynamic Discs Featured in WSJ

Online sales have more than doubled. On the wholesale side, “the only reason we are not up more than 50% is that we can’t keep up with supply,” said Mr. Rusco, 37, who started the company as a hobby while attending Emporia State business school. He has hired about 15...

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Follow Monday USDGC Qualifying

October 5, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Livewire with comments Photo: USDGC UDisc Live has control of the USDGC Monday Qualifying this season, meaning you can keep up all day long with the drama that goes along with dozens of players fighting for one of the final five...

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Jonesboro Open: Pierce Outclasses Disc Side Of Heaven

Final Round Recap October 4, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – DGPT Nothing stood in the way of the hot rounds during the final day of the Jonesboro Open. Following up two consecutive 1000+ rated round, Paige Pierce added to her...

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Jonesboro Open: Heimburg Completes Comeback

Final Round Recap October 4, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen – DGPT Nothing stood in the way of the hot rounds during the final day of the Jonesboro Open. It was clear early that the Jonesboro Open was going to come down to two...

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Jonesboro Open: Heimburg, McBeth Near Course Record

Round 1 Recap October 2, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in Recap with comments Photo: DGPT There’s more greenery in Jonesboro than we’re used to seeing with the change in dates from early spring to fall, but the extra foliage didn’t slow down any scoring. Tying the hot rounds...

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DGPT Adding European Event in 2021

PCS Sula Open is one week before the European Open. September 25, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood in News with comments Photo: PCS Sula Open Facebook. The Disc Golf Pro Tour is crossing the Atlantic. In the week before the European Open, DGPT Tour Series points will be on...

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The Upshot: 2021 Schedule, Ian Anderson, USDGC PPV

Will you pay to watch USDGC? September 24, 2020 by Charlie Eisenhood and Jamie Thomas in Podcast with comments Charlie Eisenhood and Jamie Thomas catch up on some big personal news, wrap up MVP Open chatter, and turn their attention to the 2021 schedule and the...

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Åland: A Rugged Wonderland of Disc Golf

The new Finnish island disc golf resort is now open. September 23, 2020 by Bogi Bjarnason in Review, Travel with comments Photo: Bogi Bjarnason. A white eagle soars majestically above the slippery, boulder-strewn hills of Geta before spotting its prey in the flora...

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European Presence Will Be Absent From USDGC

Travel restrictions and canceled qualifiers hamper tournament's efforts to expand opportunities to European players September 22, 2020 by Bennett Wineka in News with comments Albert Tamm at the 2019 USDGC. Photo: USDGC Coming into 2020, the United States Disc Golf...

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