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Please edit or add own to the list. Hope this help some of the newer disc golfers on this site.

 

 

RHBH- Right Hand Back Hand

LHBH- Left Hand Back Hand

RHFH- Right Hand Forehand

LHFH- Left Hand Forehand

Hyzer(Over stable) - the natural turn of the disc as it flies, RHBH disc goes from center line to the left  

Anhyzer(Under stable)- Disc flies opposite of natural flight RHBH disc flies from center line to the right

HSS- High Speed Stability- The way the disc flies at high speeds, beginning of flight after release

LSS- Low Speed Stability- The way the disc flies a low speeds, seen near end of a disc flight

Hyzer Spike- A disc thrown with extra height on a hyzer line, used when throwing over objects

Anhyzer Spike- Disc thrown with extra height on an Anhyzer line, high risk of cut roll

Grenade- Disc thrown with thumb on inner rim, disc is released on a high line to throw over objects

Scoobie- Disc thrown so it lands on it top plate and slide upside down, used to throw under objects

Hyzer Flip- Disc thrown on Hyzer line that rotates into a Anhyzer line, Used for tight fairways

Helix (S shot,Flex shot)- Disc thrown on an Anhyzer line then rotates back into a hyzer line, Used for long distance or to throw around objects. 

Skip shot- Disc thrown with an attended skip at the end, used to avoid off the ground objects or extra low speed Hyzer

Turn Over- Disc thrown that rotates into an Anhyzer line

Flippy- Most often used to describe an understable disc, a disc that will almost always turn Anhyzer

Overhand - Shot where the disc is thrown in a baseball pitch motion (over the head) 

Thumber- Overhand Shot where the disc is thrown with thumb on inside of rim

Tomahawk- Overhand shot where the disc is thrown with thumb on top plate, much like forehand grip.

Roller- A disc that lands on its outer edge producing a roll, used for distance and accuracy.

Forehand Roller- Disc more often will roll straight and finish to the left (RHFH)

Backhand Roller- Disc more often will land straight and finish right (RHBH)

Thumb Roller- Disc thrown with thumb on inside rim with an overhead motion, disc should finish left (RHBH)

Cut Roller- disc land at a sharp angle causing disc to roll wildly to the side, not often used on purpose but can be used in some situations 

 

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30 days same as cash.
Turbo Putt--disc held like a serving tray, rotating around the thumb in the middle of the disc, and pushed forward by one's index finger

Tree banger - a less then skilled player in the woods

 

aka Me.

Hahaha Nice

 

scoobie is incorrect definition

yeah I thought scoobie was when a disc scoots up towards the basket almost like it is rocking back and forth.

 

Feel free to right a better definition for me and I will edit it out. It was one of those I had trouble describing. I always called it a slider until I was told it's a scoobie.

Is Helix correct ? I thought a Helix is an overhand thumber throw that spirals in a circular or twisting motion as it travels forward.

You know like a roller coaster doing a twisty flip.

Like a Helix of a D.N.A. strand.

http://www.discgolfstation.com/Lightning-2-Helix-Driver_p_74.html

 

Look at the image on this disc, it shows an S shaped shot. That where I got the term Helix from. The only time I have seen a disc spiral overhand was the epic, and I just called that shot BS lol

Rim- The part of the disc you grip.

Flite Plate/Wing- The top part of the disc

Flash- Excess material left on the edges of a disc during the molding process

Domey- The flight plate of the disc having a more pronounced buldge

Thumbtrac- The disc (usually putters) has a gripping surface or grove on the outer upper edge of the flight plate.

 

I have seen people throw the "scooby" and have it land upside down on its top plate. It doesn't always slide however. Maybe some people have a different term for this shot. I refer to it as a scooby.

 

A shank is well...    a shank.

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