"Go to his office in person. I have the same problem with the recreation director for my local park. He's very supportive of disc golf, but doesn't seem to use his email much.
So don't sit around, go see him in person."
"You might want to think of developing relationships with the Mayor, City Councilmen, news reporters, TV and radio news reporter. One or two words from the right person can sometimes move mountains or lay concrete."
I will start off by saying I live in Springfield, Missouri. I recently emailed the director of the park board telling them that along with myself I had many other people willing to volunteer our time into getting pads put into a couple of the parks in town along with other tasks. I got a response back with in a couple of days. The fella that responed to my email was named Bob, and he said he would like to talk with me more about what we can do and asked for my phone number. I sent him another…See More
"I have what is called now days, tommy johns in my right elbow, happened when I was 14 playing baseball. I throw righthand backhand, and only sidearm when I have too. Thumbers dont hurt my arm to bad, unless I throw too many. Both of my knees are bad…"
"Everyone who has an established rating over 799, based on at least 8 rounds, helps generate the unofficial round ratings for a specific course layout from their score regardless what division they play. Normal statistical variance can cause the…"
"I've heard that the(PDGA) base the round ratings off the best Open score for the day..That way they can account for the weather ect.....the PDGA website is not to striat forward on the subject....if you shoot 961 as open, then it would make…"
PDGA Round Ratings, are the flawed. I ask this because a friend of mine who recently played in a tournament with me. We noticed that our ratings arent coming out the same as Adv. and Open players, even though we shot the same course, the same day. For example. I recently shot a 48 the first round and got a round rating of 961. For the same course only played that afternoon an Adv. player got a 984 for the same 48. We discussed this and talked about it for awhile, the only thing we could come up…See More