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Postby chachi » Mon Apr 30, 2007 1:25 pm

good: yesterday par'ed 18 at my local (pier), first time, with a 100 ft hyzer off the hill to the left and i couldn't see the hole, just estimated, hoped for the best and got the sweet sound of chains ringing. love that roc.

ugly: the rest of the back nine yesterday.
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Postby Mr.SmOOOth » Mon Apr 30, 2007 3:30 pm

Good- Road tripping down to Taft (near Bakersfield,Ca.) to play a tornament a couple years ago.
Bad- Drinking a couple of pitchers of beer with my pizza then going to some little bar and doing shots with the bartender the rest of the night.
UGLY!- Puking after every single drive I threw during the tourney. It's also hard to putt when your head is throbbing in pain! :oops:

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Postby Gumbo » Mon Apr 30, 2007 7:43 pm

Bad: I put my favorite QJLS into Lake Michigan.
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Postby Frank Delicious » Mon Apr 30, 2007 9:03 pm

good: played some random doubles at the course where I am playing my first PDGA event of the year and shot real well, found a few new lines.
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Postby koronin » Wed May 02, 2007 7:14 am

Good: Playing in my first A-tier event.
Bad: I averaged 880 over 3 rounds, took 20th out of 26 in AM1
The Ugly: Tournament directors who run 18 groups of 4 through nine holes during an A-tier event.


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Postby jamsisjams » Wed May 02, 2007 8:34 am

Good: Consistently hitting the valley gaps with my putter. It's too cool to see a putter fly 275 or more over an enormous valley while my friends are throwing Flashes, Wraiths, etc.

Bad: Lost a silver ring that a good friend recently gave to me on the course. I guess I'll get the word around to keep an eye out for it but it might as well be a needle in a haystack.

Ugly: Where did my 15' putt go?

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Postby Rob » Wed May 02, 2007 10:06 am

Good: Got my 5th Ace yesterday in front of a couple fellow Disc Golf Reviewers. Then after won doubles.
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Postby Rooster » Wed May 02, 2007 6:58 pm

ugly - my round today was going crappy so i decided to throw grenades only on an 1000 ft hole. needles to say i was double digits over.
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Postby mcrow » Thu May 03, 2007 7:36 am

Good: A new course is opening near where I live so i don't have to drive an hour to get to a decent course. Thanks to Shane Kruse we will now have a nice course in Hutchinson. :D

Good: Tossed a +2 on a course that I normally score +7 on earlier this week

Bad: The two jackasses in front of me when playing my last round threw four or five drives at each hole while I stood waiting my turn.

Ugly: Same jackasses left their bottles and wrappers on the course, so I picked them up. Not to mention one of them pissed in the bushes next to a house that bordered the park, the owner didn't look to happy.
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Postby Seneca_22 » Thu May 03, 2007 9:15 am

Good: The first time I played league in the fall of 05, I shot a 97, ouch! Now I shoot around a 55 to a 57 and on the brink of getting my first even or below par.

Bad: It's on a more intermediate course so I don't put a lot of stock into my decreasing handicap.
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Postby Drew » Thu May 03, 2007 12:07 pm

The good: played my first league weekly for the first time in many many months and won for the first time ever.

The Bad: Bag tag whent from 13 to 32 which sucks, but i got screwed because most of the bag tags in the challenge were much lower than my own a result of a few very good players joining the club recently and by default got very low bag tags.

The ugly: I was reminded of my old handicap of 15 that will hopefully be dropping soon and hereing the jeers from the other guys about bagging my handicap and taking there money

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Postby TannerBoyle » Thu May 03, 2007 10:07 pm

Played in the weekly doubles yesterday. It was windy as hell. Screwed everybody's game up.

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Postby zealot » Thu May 03, 2007 11:54 pm

Good - I'm the SHIT!
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Postby Glock23 » Fri May 04, 2007 6:20 am

Good- The wizard - so glad I switched from my trusty magnet.
Good #2 - Thanks to good putting and approaches, I played a solid round last night.
Bad - Ripped open my finger driving, again. Had to switch to mostly low speed discs. Still had a great round - see above.
Ugly - What it looked like after it was ripped open.
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Postby Frank Delicious » Fri May 04, 2007 7:16 am

Good- warming up for the summer doubles, I aced.

Bad- Didn't place in the summer doubles, had four chain outs

Ugly- During the ace pool throw off, I chained out. Didn't need that $40 anyway.
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