Ways to increase height in drives

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Postby garublador » Thu Jul 27, 2006 5:40 am

rehder wrote: Maybe nosedown in relation to my arm but not nose down in regards to the ground.

Bingo! That's what everyone means when they say "nose down." It's nose down in relation to your arm, the trajectory of the throw and the plane your arm moves on when you throw. It doesn't actually have anything to do with the ground.
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Postby rehder » Fri Jul 28, 2006 1:37 am

Thank you very much for clarifying that for me. :)

Is there then a difference in flight patterns/distance that can be achieved with the disc being nose down on low(er) throws compared to higher throws. I would assume that the flights have different aerodynamic properties?
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