Rock’s Photo Op

One of the main rewards to making birdie on Hole 4, besides conquering a tough hole, is getting your picture taken by longtime USDGC volunteer Rock Searle, who annually spots that hole along with his wife Pat. It’s not a long photo shoot – only a quick snapshot from Rock’s iPhone before the player or players make their way to…

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Round 1 Summary: Doss Takes Early Lead

2008 US Champ Nate Doss took early control of the USDGC leaderboard during Wednesday’s Round 1 after his blistering 56 (-11), while defending US Champ Will Schusterick skidded hard concluding his round and finished with a 69 (+2). Wednesday’s pleasant weather was a far cry from conditions in the days leading up to the event. Others near the top include: Nate Sexton…

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PHOTO GALLERY: Tuesday Photos

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Check our staff photographer Chad LeFevre’s photos from the last practice day of USDGC 2015 below. Selected shots from the player’s meeting are also included 🙂

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VIDEO: Henrik Johansen Starts His Tournament with an ACE!

Swedish Henrik Johansen had the perfect start to his first round of USDGC 2015. Henrik’s controlled turnover shot found home inside the basket off the tee on hole 1, resulting in a respectable roar by onlookers on site. Check out the video below: #teamlefty with an ace! Henrik Johansen of #prodiscus hits hole 1 to get this party started! #usdgc2015…

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2015 Player Pack Contents

Take a peek at the 2015 USDGC Player Pack, with a value of $400. One of this year’s big-ticket items is a personalized InnColor Innova Roc3.   Here’s a listing of the contents: Innova Collector Box Innova Champion Leopard3 Innova GStar Colt Innova Pro Whale Innova Star Thunderbird Discmania C-Line FD3 Legacy Disc Millennium Disc Disc Stalker Wood Mini and…

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Geisinger Rises to Top of US Distance

Alex Geisinger, of Lakeville, MN, dethroned Simon Lizotte and became the 2015 U.S. Distance winner on Tuesday with a crush of 739 feet. Lizotte, who won the competition the last two years, came in second with a 722-foot drive. He was followed by Juho Parviainen and Eagle McMahon, both throwing 673 feet.   All four of these long bombers will…

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Banquet Rallies Players, Staff

Each year the USDGC Banquet is a who’s who of the disc golf world featuring not just talented disc golfers, but also the many dedicated volunteers that make the tournament and often the sport run. It also acts as a rallying point for player and staff alike on the eve of the big event. Not long after it started on…

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