A Virtuous Disc Golfer’s 9 Disc Golf Etiquette Rules

These disc golf etiquette rules were inspired by Arnold Palmer’s Rules for Golf Etiquette …

Disc golfers have a way of returning favors. At least “good disc golfers” do. I do not play consistently and most of the time I am barely a B-rated rated player, but I consider myself a good disc golfer because being a good disc golfer means more than having a score well under par at the end of the round. If you are a good disc golfer then you are being responsible to yourself, the game, the disc golf course, and the other players. It could be said you are a virtuous disc golfer.

Here are my disc golf etiquette suggestions for being the virtuous disc golfer. Continue reading A Virtuous Disc Golfer’s 9 Disc Golf Etiquette Rules

Earl Morall, Dolphins QB and Disc Golf Pioneer Passes Away at 79

Famous Miami Dolphins hero, Earl Morrall, hosted early disc golf tournament at Arrowhead Golf Course in Davie, FL

 

NAPLES – Earl Morrall, the famous backup to QB Johnny Unitas and Bob Griese, passed away this weekend at 79. He helped save the Miami Dolphins’ Perfect Season when he stepped in as QB after Griese got injured.

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Earl Morral, Don Shula. Bob Griese – Mark Foley, AP

What you may not know is that he was also a South Florida disc golf pioneer. Earl Morrall worked with the Amateur Golf Association and Arrowhead Golf Course (now known as Davie Golf and Country Club). He hosted the first Fort Lauderdale area disc golf tournament for charity in the late 1980s when disc golf was in its infancy. At the time of this disc golf tournament there were less than 7 disc golf courses in Florida, and maybe 300 courses worldwide (as noted in this Sport’s Illustrated article). Now there are over 4000. Continue reading Earl Morall, Dolphins QB and Disc Golf Pioneer Passes Away at 79

Hey Disc Golfers: Is Your Bottled Water Poisonous????

BPA free water bottles keep hormonal compounds out of your bloodstream

Its hot as blazes out and you are on your 2nd round of disc golf for the day. You know the importance of drinking lots of water on hot days. Good thing you brought plenty of bottled water to stay hydrated! What you may really be doing is exposing yourself to BPA’s and other plastic compounds that do everything from enlarging prostates to causing cancer in you and your children! Got man boobs? Continue reading Hey Disc Golfers: Is Your Bottled Water Poisonous????