Why Disc Golf?
The idea of disc golf is similar with the idea of golf. Instead of clubs and balls like in regular golf, the playing equipment of disc golf features a wide variety of plastic frisbees that come in many different shapes and weights. Disc golf target corresponds golf’s hole. The winner of a round of disc golf is the one who completed the course with the smallest amount of throws.
One significant reason for the rapid growth of disc golf is the fact that it is inexpensive. You can begin playing it with just a couple of discs. Most of the courses are free for everyone to play and they are located at public parks and sporting areas.
Disc Golf Courses
Disc golf courses are good for the city, municipality or a private party and can be set up in almost any place. Disc golf will provide experiences for people of all ages irrespective of gender. Disc golf courses can be set up in parks, recreation areas and Sports areas, even a forest can host a Disc Golf course. At its best, a disc golf course is established in a well-groomed park where there is sufficient space for holes, which vary from 50 to 200 meters.
Case study: Finland
The sport of disc golf is growing rapidly all over Europe, especially in Finland. Read more about Disc Golf´s success in Finland and the reasons behind it.