Aug
28

Glow, Leagues, Club Champs

Glow Random Doubles - Friday, August 29 at Murdock.  Registration starts around 8:30pm and we will tee off right around 9:00.

Monday Night Doubles and Ladies Night Announcement:

Starting in September (this monday), both Monday Night Doubles and Ladies Night will be teeing off at 5:30pm.  Make sure you arrive at least 5 minutes before tee off to get signed in.

Finally, Club Championships is just around the corner.

This year, we will be playing at McAllister Park (a.k.a. The Washout).  The event will be on Saturday, September 13.  Players meeting will start at9:00am and tee off will be shortly after.  This event is only for WDGC members, but membership can be purchased the day of the event.

Jun
13

WDGC Trilogy Challenge 2014

THIS EVENT IS PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY! YOUR ENTRY FEE MUST BE RECEIVED BY JUNE 30TH! CONTACT SCUBA STEVE (Stephen Preischel) TO REGISTER!

The Trilogy Challenge is a new event sponsored by Dynamic Discs, Latitude 64, and Westside Discs. For the $30 entry fee you'll receive a sweet players pack including an unreleased Dynamic Discs driver, Latitude 64 mid-range, and Westside putter (along with lots of other cool swag). The catch? You can only use those 3 discs for the entire day.

We'll start by playing a round of singles golf. The top 3 players will win discs and other prizes. Then we'll divide the players up into 2 groups based on their singles scores. The top 1/2 will be group A, and the bottom 1/2 group B. Each of the group A players will be randomly paired with a group B player and these teams will then play a round of best-shot doubles. The winning team will get a bunch of discs to split between them.

One of the great things about the Trilogy Challenge is players get everything they need to play disc golf for only $30 so it's a perfect opportunity to get your friends who are new to the game set up at a reasonable price.

Discs will be distributed the day of the event starting at 8:30am. Tee-off is 10:00 so you'll have some time to try the discs out.

Check out the event page on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/1431796427090471/?ref=4

To contact Scuba Steve email him at phollower at gmail dot com.

Apr
29

2014 Greater Lafayette Open

tg-The_2014_Greater_Lafayette_Open-1399081181-mediumComing on Saturday, May 17th, 2014, the Greater Lafayette Open will be a PDGA Sanctioned B-Tier Event and Event Number 2 in the Indiana Summer Series!

This event will take place at Lafayette's premire disc golf course at Murdock Park as well as a temporary course known as the Wabash Washout Course, the former site of the Lafayette Municipal Golf Course.

Online registration available at http://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/The_2014_Greater_Lafayette_Open.

For those of you wishing to sign up the day of the event, registration will be held at the Wabash Washout Course (800 Golfview Rd., Lafayette, IN) in the clubhouse starting at 8:30am.

The players meeting will begin at 9:30am followed by tee off at 10:00am.

This event will have $500 added cash to the Pro Purse!

All Amateur players will receive a Tournament Stamped Pint Glass and a Microfiber Towel.

Lunch will be provided for all players between rounds at the Clubhouse of the Wabash Washout Course.

Entry Fees are as follows:

All Professional Divisions: $40

All Amateur Divisions: $25

Juniors: $15

Rec Women: FREE!!!

Online Registration for GLO at http://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/The_2014_Greater_Lafayette_Open.

If you have any questions about the event, please post them to the event page on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/events/1456737667894116/?ref=4.

Friendly Reminder that the WDGC Mixed Doubles event will be held on May 18th. https://www.facebook.com/events/6364939750861 for more details!

Mar
07

2014 Season Kicking Off

Saturday, March 8 (THIS SATURDAY) - Lebanon Luge at Longly Park in Lebanon, IN. ·AM $20, PRO $30, CTP/Ace $3/2. ·PDGA C-Tier, but the non-pdga member fee does not apply.·This is a charity event going to benefit the mission of Vince and Stephanie Brooks. ·Vince is a disc golfer and before moving on him mission to Kenya for the past 2/3 years, he was the leader of the Lebanon Disc Golf Club. ·Since that time, the Lebanon golf scene has been almost non-existant so a few WDGC members along with some Crossroads DGC members will be running this WIFFS event at Lebanon. ·Registration starts at 9am, first round starts at 10. ·The event is trophy only, but all players will receive a disc just for competing.

This weekend also marks Daylight Savings Time. ·Most of you who have played with the club knows that Monday Night Doubles (MND) runs from DST in the spring to DST in the fall. ·If you haven't picked up on it yet, Doubles starts THIS MONDAY, March 10. ·Even though DST is kicking in, we are still going to have to play somewhat quick to get rounds in before dark.·Tee Off will be at 5:30.

A few weeks after the official kick off of MND, we will be having our annual WDGC Kickoff Tournament! ·If you plan on being a club member this year, this is an event you will not want to miss! ·More details coming, but the WDGC has big plans for big events and big giveaways for this season! 

As always, if you have any questions or comments, please feel free to post them in the WDGC Facebook Group·

https://www.facebook.com/groups/191892560394/

or email Jeremy Johns ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ), "Scuba" Steve Preischel ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ), or the Wabash Disc Golf Club ( This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ). ·We'll do our best to answer any question you might have.

Drive First, Putt Last. ·We'll see you all soon.

WDGC Board

Aug
14

Club News Updates _ More Events Announced

 

As many of you know, each year we host a Discraft Ace Race.  This years event is going to be held on Sept. 21st at Camp Cullom.  We will be teeing off at noon!

This event is PRE-registration ONLY and must be done by September 6, 2013.

For those of you who have never participated in an Ace Race here is the simple run down:

Pay your entry fee ($25) to Jeremy Johns - Doesn't matter how I get it, just make sure I get your name written down on the list!

Show up to Camp Cullom by about 11:00am on Sept. 21st to pick up your goods and play!

We will be playing 2 rounds of 30 holes with 2 shots at each basket! Total number of shots 120 + practice.

Holes will range from 75-250 feet (mostly on the shorter side).

For participating, you will receive 2 Titanium Prototype Discraft Drivers, 1 Titanium Mini Magnet, 2 Discraft Pint Glasses (unless too many break in transit), 2 Reusable Scorecards, and a Discraft Sticker.  If you do the math, this event is well worth the entry fee!

Winner will receive a sweet bundle of various Discraft goods (whatever they send to us), but really everyone is a winner with this low cost entry fee!

 

If you can not make it out to a Monday night league or glow event before September 6th to PRE-register let me know and we'll work something out!

Jeremy Johns, jcjohns at purdue dot edu, 765-479-2509

 

Our next GLOW is scheduled for Friday, August 23rd at Murdock Park.  We'll be teeing off right around 9pm or darkish.  Get there early to sign up and be ready to play.

A Disc Swap Meet will be held in the shelter at Murdock before the glow event.  If you have discs you don't throw or discs you want to start throwing, bring out your tradables and we'll make some deals!  Open to everyone.  Swap Meet will run from 7-8ish pm on August 23rd.

For more information on our Glow events, contact Steve Preischel, phollower at gmail dot com

 

On another note, we have The Wabash Washout coming up at the Lafayette Municipal Golf Course on October 5th.  This course will be set up for this event only.  More infomation willl be coming on this event soon.

 

Looking forward to a fun filled fall of frisbee flinging. (I only said frisbee due to the alliteration aspect of the sentence, frisbee is a register trademark of the wham-o corporation and generally speaking none of us actually throw frisbees).

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