From what i have heard people suggest a more over stable disc for a thumber/tomahawk throw. I seem to get my most accurate tomahawks with a less stable disc like a champion sidewinder. What is…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by RJH Jun 9, 2011.
"its fairly simple, the guys at the shop are always more than happy to help and the course is easy to follow, if you get lost just ask one of the other players and they will point you in the right direction
"Hey dook, any way you can include a throw with an Aerobie Epic? If you have one, that is. None of the videos I've found are high quality enough to see the actual flight it takes. All i see is the guy throw, then act all…"
"Thumb Nation just won the Scarboro Scorcher finishing first in MA2. Just to give you an idea of the power of the Thumber when performed correctly, Corey Stahl one of the 3 original members of Thumb Nation has only been playing Disc Golf for…"
"I played the Monthly at La Mirada on saturday. While on the course I scouted out a place to film a little bit for a demo on throwing the thumber. I have a handful of holes that I use the shot on, but hole# 17 on the back course looks to be the one…"
"Understandable,but the arthritist in the wrist/thumb area is painfull with every move.I deal with that,still throw backhand with pain.When a flick is required,well it's really out of the question.The sudden movement of wrist action sends acute…"
"You're giving up way too much by not throwing them, IMO... I understand if some players have pre-existing injuries, but even they should be able to have an overhand approach throw in their arsenal. It takes barely any shoulder strength or…"
"Allow someone younger to throw your disc;>} My worn out shoulder/hand, wrist/body lets me know that I no longer can throw that to accomplish results.I now marvel/envy those who are able to throw these..ahh youth."
"Stretching and warming up is key to prevent injury, I carry a baseball mit and softball with me and I throw for about 15 minutes before I play, Ill also do quite a few reps of holding the disc and practice my throwing motion with out releasing the…"