2017 USDGC VIP EXPERIENCE

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The pinnacle of disc golf. The best players in disc golf descend upon Rock Hill, SC and the famed Winthrop Gold course every October, to compete in one division, and crown one champion. It’s a spectator’s dream. We’re giving one winner and up to three (3) friends a VIP Experience to the 2017 United States Disc Golf Championship. The package features…

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Pierce Joins Elite USDGC Club

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Paige Pierce is now in a special USDGC club – one, that’s to the best of our knowledge, made up of only four members. After qualifying for the USDGC at the regional qualifier, the Aussie Open, Pierce joined Juliana Korver, Des Reading, and Elaine King as the only women to have qualified for the Championship based on score at regional…

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USDGC as a Female

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So what’s it like for women to play in the USDGC, an event that’s been open to all players, but has still been virtually all male since its inception in 1999? Looking back at past USDGC fields, the most females that played in a Championship at one time was four, which happened in 2006, 2008, 2010, and the 2012 Performance…

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Calling all USDGC Doubles Qualifiers

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Your area can be part of the 2017 USDGC Doubles by hosting an official qualifying event. Event organizers are accepting applications for 90 qualifying events. Once accepted, the process is pretty easy. Just run a doubles event with one to two rounds of Best Shot format and promote it as a USDGC Doubles qualifier. All players will receive a premium…

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2017 USDGC Qualifying

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With eighteen different qualifying events this year, the most in recent history, the 2017 United States Disc Golf Championship (Oct. 4-7th) promises to have one of the most talented fields to date. Road to Winthrop Begins 11,436 Miles Away The USDGC teams up once again with the Disc Golf World Tour, and will cap off the DGWT similar to 2016.…

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VIDEO: USDGC 2016 Final Day Wrap Up Show

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Due to overwhelming weather conditions at Rock Hill, South Carolina, the tournament officials along with the PDGA decided not to allow the final round of the USDGC to be played. While the USDGC and DGWT Staff would have wished for a better ending, all parties agreed that player safety is a matter that holds the uttermost importance.

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USDGC Cut Short, For All the Right Reasons

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On Saturday, the day of what was scheduled to be the final round of the 2016 US Disc Golf Championship (USDGC), the last PDGA Major of the year and the finale event of the inaugural Disc Golf World Tour, some very, very difficult decisions had to be made.

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