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You are hooked on disc golf when you call the other game "ball golf".

On Tue, Sep 8, 2015 at 9:01 PM, Mark P. Renson <[log in to unmask]>
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> I remember when it was called "folf" which a number of us thought was
> strange.  So, we called it "gisbee" because that sounded a little better.
>
> I thought it was even more boring than real golf, myself.
>
> Mark P. Renson
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> On Tuesday, September 8, 2015 2:40 PM, Iski Stowe <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
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> In the past decade, several skis areas in our region have dabbled with
> disc golf.  None have put in the effort that Smuggs has.
> Some charge to play but Smuggs is the only one that I am aware of, that
> has a full-time staff dedicated to maintaining the course.  Some like
> Bolton, have given up on it.  Smuggs is also the only one that did not try
> to put their course on the ski slopes.  Disc golf courses on ski slopes
> tend to be very difficult to play and are easy places to lose discs.
>
> A few years ago Smuggs put in a disc golf course.  Since then they have
> done quite a bit of work to it.  They have not stopped.  They are
> constantly tweaking it and adding to it.  Now they are putting in stone
> paver tee boxes.    Last year Smuggs added an additional 9 holes and this
> year they added another 9 holes.  So what was generally agreed to be the
> best disc golf course in Vermont, has doubled in size.    Smuggs is trying
> to become a regular stop for the pro tour* and is hoping host Nationals and
> Worlds.    Smugs has the infrastructure in place to host large tournaments
> like this.
>
> Here is a promo for their next big tournament
>
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DvdKjhNk7OA
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> Yes, there are people who make their living playing disc golf.
> http://www.pdga.com/
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