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Big shout out to all the hukers at Perth Disc Golf Club (www.perthdiscgolf.com), and to all the guys and girls out there that would do anything to go throw some plastic. May all your shanks hit a tree and kick onto the fairway!
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Kazuhiko Gomibuchi left a comment for Hootie
"Thank you for comment. Japan is nearing its end is the hottest season. The course has been increasing little by little. I am a SGM at a little more."
Aug 17, 2012
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Putters RUS

You all know that the Putt is the FINAL shot of a hole, round, day, tournament.It is the exclamation.This Club is for those that "Like" putting.Yes, some of us do.You have to like the challenge to be good at it, right.So here's an opportunity to discuss what it is to be a good putter and share that with others.How to get better.See More
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Jan 10, 2012
Hootie and Shinichi Kitano are now friends
Jan 5, 2012
Kazuhiko Gomibuchi left a comment for Hootie
"Happy birthday. I pray that you be able to live peacefully. From a Japanese grandmaster player. Every day that exceeds 35℃ leads to Japan."
Aug 17, 2011
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Disc golfers who throw both Innova and Discraft

This club is for all those who are not yet sponsored, and throw discs from both of the "Big 2" disc golf manufacturers. Both make good discs, why limit your choices?See More
Jul 27, 2011
AK Discer commented on Hootie's group Disc golfers who throw both Innova and Discraft
"My bag is still about 50/50 DC/Innova with a Pure and Magics."
Jul 13, 2011
Jeff Nichols commented on Hootie's group Disc golfers who throw both Innova and Discraft
"Only have my Star Roadrunner and my "Yeti" Pro Aviars left from Innova. The rest of my bag is Discraft. Well, excpet for the 2 Lat 64 discs. Don't tell. :)"
Jul 13, 2011

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Kris Kohout
Do you normally drive forehand, backhand, or other?
backhand/forehand 70/30.
When did you discover and begin playing this best of all sports?
Feb 2007
City Where You Live
State or Province Where You Live
Western Australia
Country Where You Live
What is your "home" course?
Greenwood, Western Australia
What are your Top Five courses?
Rob Hancock Memorial Disc Golf Course, Cockman Park, Greenwood Western Australia
Ferguson Valley Disc Golf, Dardanup Western Australia
Whittlesea Disc Golf, Whittlesea Victoria
The Maze, Wanneroo Western Australia
South Guildford
How many discs do you own?
over 150 now!
What is your favorite disc golf-related website?
www.perthdiscgolf.com and this one!

Whats in my bag- June 2009


2x Champ Bosses 172 & 175g (sidearm drives and rollers)
R-Pro 152g Boss (had to get one to try it out)
2x Champ Grooves (trialling, dont think they'll stay in the bag, skull dyes!)
171g ESP Crush and 170g Champion Archangel (left-to-right backhands)
2x Elite-Z Surges 165 & 170g (backhand s-curve drives)
Champion Beast 171g (straight and slight right-turning backhand drives, wicked dye!)
Star Teebird 170g (trialling it, if its good enough for Ken Climo, I think I should trial it!)
166g Elite-Z Surge SS (flies out of the box like my old favorite beat-in Z Surge, tad less glide)
168g Elite-Z Flash (another wicked dye)


FLX Buzzz 171g (love this disc!)
Elite-Z Buzzz 175g (Capt America shield dye)
Ace Race 08 Nebula 173g (someone described it as a Buzzz Jr, had to get one)
1st Run Star Cro 169g (little slower and straighter than my Buzzz)
Star Shark (even slower and more left-to-right)


Black Soft Banger-GT (go the black banger!!)


LSDiscs golf weight mini (midrange or putter style?, white with purple hotstamp)
ADG (Australian Disc Golf) Innova mini
Black Innova "Mini Driver" with gold hotstamp
Blue Innova "Mini Driver" with bronze hotstamp
"Sydney Flying Discs" Wham-o mini
PDGA custom stamped mini (printed up with no. 34248 baby!)
Discraft Mini-star "Eagle and Flag" full colour stamp (very sweet)
Innova green metal mini
Innova "Texas Disc Golf Rocks" full-color print mini

contents of bag still under construction (changes with improvements in my throwing technique)

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What a sport..... and other random meanderings

Its amazing how addictive this sport is. Disc Golf seems to take up so much of my time and thoughts now, I dont know what I did before I was invited to play by a mate..... I must have had a heap of spare time though! Starting a club from scratch was a challenge, but we all pulled together and that was achieved. The next big hurdle was organizing a really big State Tournament, and we did that exceptionally well. This year in October, we're hosting the Australian National Championships, and…


Posted on August 5, 2010 at 12:34pm — 3 Comments

Addicted to buying plastic

Its funny, I always joke about it, but im coming to the realisation that I'm addicted to buying plastic. I think its the feeling I get when I see that carton sitting on the table for me, knowing it contains new plastic for my collection. I've currently got two more orders on their way, I order off a bunch of different sellers so I can get a good variety of discs. At the moment, I'm getting heaps of putters, specifically black ones. I've ordered a Black Soft Banger-GT, Soft Magnet, Magnet, a… Continue

Posted on December 9, 2008 at 8:18am — 2 Comments

Frustrated with my game

Gee, sometimes this game sucks! I commented today to my playing partner that I dont think I've played as much as I have recently, but my game is going backwards, not forwards. Its crazy, my driving is getting longer and better, my midrange game is good, but my putting is BAD. I'm trying everything to get it back to how it was, but nothing is working. Practice each day, changing putters/stance/grip, I'm trying everything. But I think im onto it, I think I'm over analyzing each putt. Its… Continue

Posted on November 27, 2008 at 9:15am — 4 Comments

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At 12:34pm on August 17, 2012, Kazuhiko Gomibuchi said…

Thank you for comment.
Japan is nearing its end is the hottest season.
The course has been increasing little by little.
I am a SGM at a little more.

At 3:21am on August 17, 2011, Kazuhiko Gomibuchi said…
Happy birthday.
I pray that you be able to live peacefully.
From a Japanese grandmaster player.
Every day that exceeds 35℃ leads to Japan.
At 11:34am on December 4, 2010, Jack Moore said…
Happy discing
At 1:59pm on September 3, 2010, Disc Player Sports said…
Let me know if there are any worthy disc golf retailers your way.
They could by DPS wholesale.
The US dollar is still worthless, isn't it. They could do well.
Contacted the one store on your tournament site, without a response.
At 4:54pm on August 18, 2010, Kazuhiko Gomibuchi said…
It seems to be surely brothers. HaHaHa.
I advertise your club!
At 6:23pm on August 17, 2010, Disc Player Sports said…
Happy Bday
Go throw a disc today!
At 5:17pm on August 16, 2010, Kazuhiko Gomibuchi said…
Happy Birthday.
I celebrate it from Japan.
Japan is very hot summer.
How is that?
I changed the polo shirt which had a photograph from Chris to the photograph which I wore.
At 11:33am on August 16, 2010, Jack Moore said…
…Happy B-Day… hope you enjoy your day with friends and family
At 6:38am on January 28, 2010, Kliff gave Hootie a gift
Cheers. Already have an Avenger (150class- of course). Not a bad disc.
At 3:46am on January 17, 2010, Kazuhiko Gomibuchi said…
I watched the picture of the cloud called "Morning Glory?" which appeared on TV some time ago in "Burke town?".
It is a terrible cloud.
I was surprised.
It was the program of the special feature, but it was a terrible picture.
The stories are different, but the car is the same as Japan in Australia, and it is keeping to the left.

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