Dave’s Disc Golf Blog

Random disc golf thoughts David has, explained.

Simon Is Gone – What Now For Discmania?

I’d argue Simon’s move to MVP was the biggest news in disc golf since Paul McBeth to Discraft. The impact on the sport and the two manufactures involved will be massive. In my small piece of the disc golf world, it was felt day one. The day Simon released his …

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2023 Preseason Power Rankings

The 2023 Disc Golf Season is right around the corner. What better time than now to present my 2023 Preseason Power Rankings.  I’ll utilize the final standings for the 2022 PDGA US Tour Standings to help establish my 2023 Preseason Power Rankings. No matter where Simon Lizotte lands, he has …

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I’m So Ready For May

A bit personal today. Lets get after it. I’m not one to wish my life away. I’m not wishing to fast forward time but I cannot wait until the calendar hits May 1st, 2023. For those that have kept up on social media you know that I went back to …

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Why Be Sponsored If You’re Not A Touring Pro?

Every up and coming player in disc golf wants to be sponsored. I understand, it’s cool to be a “sponsored” player. Maybe you just absolutely love a certain brand and want to be on their team. I get it, that’s understandable. There are some perks involved and you have a …

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How Cold Is Too Cold To Play Disc Golf?

For all you die-hards in disc golf including myself, there is no off season! Am I right?! But I do draw a line. It’s cold out here in Central Arkansas. Cold at a level I did not grow up in and although I have lived here for nearly 20 years, …

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Why You Should Buy Used Discs

I know, shameless plug. Yes, I do have a selection of used discs on the site and I am aware that Anhyzer DG is one of the few online retailers who sells used discs. However, there is a reason I list used discs and there are some great reasons you …

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FPO PDGA Total Compensation Visualization 1977-2022

PUSH PLAY IN BOTTOM LEFT OF GRAPHIC. Shout out to my boy D Money for providing these fun graphics. A few interesting things to note. Did you notice the huge jump in payouts around the 2016 mark? Also, similar to Paul and Ricky in the MPO Visualization, Cat and Paige …

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David’s DG Bag – Dynamic Discs Escape

Anhyzer Disc Golf is starting a new blog series all about what is in my bag. Now, I am not brand loyal and I carry a very mixed bag. I don’t have every brand, but I have quite a few. If you’re a seasoned player this may not help you …

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The First 3 Discs New Players Should Buy

I walked into our local Hastings (closed now) and bought my first 3 disc golf discs. I had no idea what I was looking at or looking for. I browsed for a few minutes and exchanged some questions with my buddy Zach. He was new to the sport also and …

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When Do You Bag A Fresh Putter?

It’s pretty hard to lose your putting putter. Yes, it happens but I’ve lost a lot more Firebirds than Wizards and it’s not even close. My putters will last multiple seasons and then some. My buddy Tim still putts with a Wizard he has had for like 8 years. So …

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