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  1. February 16, 2019
  2. Photos: IV Open de España
  3. February 15, 2019
  4. UDisc Live Drops Tap-In Putts From Stats
  5. Jussi Meresmaa Adds Details On Discmania Manufacturing Deals With Lat64, Yikun
  6. February 14, 2019
  7. The Upshot: Discmania, Jussi Meresmaa, Wintertime Open
  8. Wintertime Open Preview: What’s Old Is New
  9. Discmania To Launch New Product Lines With Latitude 64 And Yikun
  10. February 13, 2019
  11. Brathwaite Brings Home Second Bacon Belt At Samui Swine Classic
  12. February 12, 2019
  13. Flight Numbers: Not All Ratings Changes Are Created Equal
  14. Tuesday Tips: Tourney Time – The Day Of
  15. February 11, 2019
  16. Weekend Rewind: Champions Crowned On Several Continents
  17. February 10, 2019
  18. The Koh Samui Chronicles Part 3 – Eat the Scorpion
  19. February 09, 2019
  20. Brathwaite Leads Samui Swine Classic After Two
  21. February 08, 2019
  22. Sexton Goes On Record Over DGPT Events
  23. February 07, 2019
  24. The Upshot: Four Majors?, Reel Me In or Cut Me Loose
  25. February 06, 2019
  26. The Koh Samui Chronicles: Part Two – Make It A Girl’s Name
  27. Bevel Craft Brewing Announces Grand Opening
  28. View From The Top: Catrina Allen Strives For The Summit
  29. February 05, 2019
  30. Part Two Of Disc Golf Pro Tour Media Plan Provides More Clues To Coverage
  31. European Open To Be Annual Major Through 2021
  32. Tuesday Tips: Tourney Time – The Week Before
  33. February 04, 2019
  34. Weekend Rewind: Colglazier Tops Orum Down South
  35. February 03, 2019
  36. Highlights: Disc Golf Aces From January
  37. February 02, 2019
  38. Q&A: Cory Murrell, a.k.a. Johnny Discgolf
  39. February 01, 2019
  40. The Koh Samui Chronicles – Part One: A Sign Of Things To Come
  41. January 31, 2019
  42. Monthly Dime: 10 Things We Loved In January
  43. Photo Essay: Brasil Open 2019
  44. January 30, 2019
  45. The Upshot: 2020 Worlds In Utah, Ian Anderson of Central Coast
  46. Järva DiscGolfPark To Close October 1
  47. January 29, 2019
  48. Zackeriath Johnson Drops “Unsponsored,” Joins Innova
  49. January 28, 2019
  50. Weekend Rewind: Things Heat Up Out West
  1. 2019 Player Sponsorship Tracker

  2. Photos: IV Open de España

  3. UDisc Live Drops Tap-In Putts From Stats

     

    UDisc Live announced it will be adding a new statistic to its professional disc golf offering. Or rather, dropping some measurements to make an important stat more accurate.

    The introduction of C1X Putting eliminates tap-ins from counting toward a player’s Circle 1 putting percentage. Going forward, putts from inside 3.3 meters (10 feet) will be excluded to “provide a clearer picture of putting skill.”

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    —Bennett Wineka Feb 15, 2019 at 5:03PM
  4. Discmania To Launch New Product Lines With Latitude 64 And Yikun

    Discmania Latitude 64 Yikun Announcement

    Discmania did not disappoint with its much-anticipated company news, as the Valentine’s Day announcement revealed new manufacturing partnerships with Latitude 64 and Yikun, as well as a continued relationship with Innova Champion Discs.  This is the first such instance of a disc golf company working with multiple manufacturers to create branded discs.

    The Swedish and Chinese manufacturers will mold new discs and plastics for Discmania under new product lines — Evolution and Active — while Innova will continue to mold existing discs and plastics under the Discmania Originals line.

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    —Bennett Wineka Feb 14, 2019 at 10:58AM
  5. Jussi Meresmaa Adds Details On Discmania Manufacturing Deals With Lat64, Yikun

  6. Wintertime Open Preview: What’s Old Is New

  7. Brathwaite Brings Home Second Bacon Belt At Samui Swine Classic

  8. Flight Numbers: Not All Ratings Changes Are Created Equal

  9. Weekend Rewind: Champions Crowned On Several Continents

  10. The Koh Samui Chronicles Part 3 – Eat the Scorpion

  11. Brathwaite Leads Samui Swine Classic After Two

  12. Sexton Goes On Record Over DGPT Events

  13. The Koh Samui Chronicles: Part Two – Make It A Girl’s Name

  14. Bevel Craft Brewing Announces Grand Opening

    val jenkins nate doss

    After months of teasers, Nate Doss and Valarie Jenkins announced the Bend, Oregon taproom of Bevel Craft Brewing will be holding its grand opening in April. The brewery released the date to its newsletter subscribers; you can sign-up on the brewery website.

    Doss and Jenkins have stepped away from touring over the past year or so to focus on the physical brewery. They previously brewed collaboration beers around the country, often times releasing the brews to coincide with tournaments, such as Slight Headwind Saison with Radius Brewing Company of Emporia, Kansas during Glass Blown Open week.

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    —Bennett Wineka Feb 6, 2019 at 2:38PM
  15. European Open To Be Annual Major Through 2021

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    The European Open has made a major step in signing a 3-year deal with the PDGA to retain Major status through the 2021 season. The Nokia, Finland, event has traditionally only held the Major distinction every other year, with the last coming in 2017.

    “This agreement is really important for European disc golf scene. The European Open has been the leading tournament in Europe since 2006. Now, we can bring the World’s best players to Finland every year,” says Jussi Meresmaa, founder of the event, in the announcement.

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    —Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff Feb 5, 2019 at 1:00PM
  16. View From The Top: Catrina Allen Strives For The Summit

  17. Part Two Of Disc Golf Pro Tour Media Plan Provides More Clues To Coverage

  18. Weekend Rewind: Colglazier Tops Orum Down South

  19. Highlights: Disc Golf Aces From January

  20. Q&A: Cory Murrell, a.k.a. Johnny Discgolf

  21. The Koh Samui Chronicles – Part One: A Sign Of Things To Come

  22. Monthly Dime: 10 Things We Loved In January

  23. Photo Essay: Brasil Open 2019

  24. Järva DiscGolfPark To Close October 1

  25. Zackeriath Johnson Drops “Unsponsored,” Joins Innova

    Photo: Local Route

    After announcing earlier this month that he would be on #TeamMe — or rather, go unsponsored — Zackeriath Johnson has joined Innova Champion Discs for 2019.

    “It was always my goal when I first started playing to be a part of Team Innova,” Johnson said. ‘I am happy to announce I have made it!”

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    —Bennett Wineka Jan 29, 2019 at 10:22AM
  26. UDisc Live Schedule For 2019

    Live scoring and statistics app UDisc Live will again be a mainstay on the professional circuit in 2019.

    For the second year, UDisc Live will be utilized at PDGA National Tour events, Pro Worlds, and USDGC. The USWDGC will be added to the schedule as well. Disc Golf Pro Tour tournaments will use UDisc Live for the fourth season, having started in 2016.

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    —Bennett Wineka Jan 24, 2019 at 10:47AM
  27. Weekend Rewind: Things Heat Up Out West

  28. Leo Piironen Re-Ups With Discmania For Two Years

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    Leo Piironen wins the 2018 Finnish National Championship. Photo: Frisbeegolf SM

    Three-time Finnish Champion Leo Piironen won’t be on the market this offseason as he preemptively signed a 2-year extension with Discmania to keep him with the company through 2020.

    “We wanted to do an extension before the previous contract would have expired so we came out with the new deal,” Piironen said in a statement. “This kind of action from a sponsor is really something else and it gains my respect.”

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    —Bennett Wineka Jan 18, 2019 at 2:15PM
  29. Nate Perkins With Discmania For Two More Years

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    Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen

    Discmania continues to sign team members to multiyear extensions as it has agreed to a 2-year deal with Nate Perkins.

    “I just signed a legitimate contract to continue playing disc golf through 2020,” Perkins said in an announcement. “This is an absolute dream!”

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    —Bennett Wineka Jan 16, 2019 at 12:24PM
  30. Missy Gannon Promoted To Touring Team At Dynamic Discs

    Missy Gannon at the Ledgestone Insurance Open. Photo: Alyssa Van Lanen

    Dynamic Discs will have another woman on tour this year as Missy Gannon was signed to a 1-year extension and promoted to the Touring Team.

    “Just over a year and a half ago I was an amateur player and they took a chance on me then,” Gannon told Ultiworld Disc Golf. “Now, as a professional, they want me on their tour team. It wasn’t difficult to convince them of the importance of growing the FPO field on tour and how I would like to add my name to that list. They’ve really got my back.”

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    —Bennett Wineka Jan 11, 2019 at 4:13PM
  31. 5-Year Innova Contract For Wysocki

    While not all details about Ricky Wysocki’s new Innova deal may be known, we do now know he’s signed a 5-year contract to keep him with the manufacturer through 2023.

    “The 5-year agreement means longevity,” Wysocki said. “It also helps set a precedent for long term contracts in the sport, which I feel could help more young players pursue disc golf as a profession.”

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    —Bennett Wineka Jan 10, 2019 at 3:10PM

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