VIDEO: USDGC 2017 Event Preview

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It’s time for the USDGC 2017 and the Disc Golf World Tour Championship event at the Winthrop Gold Course in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Here’s a little preview on this prestigious event and what has changed from previous tournaments. Hosted by Avery Jenkins.

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2017 Player Pack Contents

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The USDGC Player Pack is always a treasure trove of goodies. This year’s pack has a retail value of more than $400. Here are some of the marquee items inside. Star RocX3 Pumpkin stamp Star Aviar X3 Legacy Golf Disc Discmania C-Line MD4 Millennium Zero G Quasar USDGC Hat (fitted) USDGC Towel USDGC Umbrella USDGC Personalized disc (MF Star Aviar)…

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Koling Back for More

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After playing in eight USDGC’s Jeremy Koling has pretty much seen the tournament from every angle. But this year is different. For the first time he’ll experience it as the defending champ. Koling said prior to the competition that he was really excited for it all to begin. One of the few things he was nervous about was the Player’s…

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Player’s Meeting Rallies Players, Staff

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The great feast before the battle as it’s known to some. Tuesday evening means it’s time for the annual USDGC Player’s Meeting, where players and staff meet to eat, fellowship, and get rallied up for the big week. The evening started with an epic singing of the National Anthem by Myrtle Beach resident Jaeson Moore followed by a prayer by…

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Usselman Awarded Golden Rake

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Four years ago when USDGC volunteer Tom Usselman was seriously ill he scheduled his radiation therapy early in the morning so that he could still help prep the course for the USDGC at 8 a.m. Hearing that story, it’s no wonder he was chosen to receive the USDGC’s Golden Rake Award at the Player’s Meeting on Tuesday evening. Each year…

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Geisinger becomes 2-time Distance Champ

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Alex Geisinger is now a 2-time US Distance Champ after he flew past the rest of the long bombers during the US Distance Competition on Tuesday. He had a winning throw of 681 feet. Coming in second was Kevin Jones at 609 feet, followed by another 2-time US Distance Champ Simon Lizotte at 606 feet, and Drew Gibson at 603 feet…

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