What Is Disc Golf? Learn to Play Frisbee Golf and the Equipment Needed for Frolf!

What is disc golf?

Disc golf, frisbee golf, or my wife’s favorite frolf is one of the fastest growing sports in the world because it’s simple and inexpensive to play. So it’s no surprise you’ve stumbled across this article, answering the decades-old question, “What is disc golf?” In short, disc golf is a flying disc game where you attempt … Read more

How Many Discs You Need For Disc Golf? Honest Assessment Based On Your Skill Level

How many discs do you need for disc golf

After playing disc golf for several years, I’ve come to think the average player doesn’t need that many discs. That still raises the question, “How many discs do you need for disc golf”? To get started playing disc golf, all you NEED is 1 disc. I began my disc golfing journey with three discs. However, … Read more

Hyzer Vs. Anhyzer: Don’t Get This WRONG!

hyzer vs anhyzer

A hyzer throw is when you angle the top of the disc away from you, and an anhyzer throw is when you angle the top of the disc towards you as you throw. This is the oversimplified explanation of hyzer vs anhyzer. So whether you’re a die-hard disc golfer or a total nube who’s already … Read more

Overstable Vs. Understable: Understabilty for the Win?

Overstable vs understable

Hey, fellow disc golfer! Disc golf terms can get a little confusing, especially to new players. One of the most commonly asked questions beginner disc golfers ask is, “What are the differences between overstable and understable discs?” The quick answers to overstable vs understable are- That’s the basic explanation, but stopping there would be like … Read more

Disc Golf Techniques Beginners Crash Course: From Tee to Green

Disc Golf Techniques

Whether you are new to disc golf or looking to improve your game, looking at disc golf techniques may be just the thing you are looking for. From throwing styles, to form and grip techniques, this all-inclusive guide to throwing the disc will help you jump in or even brush up on all the technical … Read more

The Best Exercises for Disc Golf: A Personalize Disc Golf Workout Plan

Disc Golf Exercises

One thing that is commonly said around the disc golf community is that you do not need to exercise to be a better player. Here at OK Disc Golfer, we subscribe to the belief that exercises for disc golf are essential.  Exercise can reap many rewards for those who can find a workout routine that … Read more

Ace in Disc Golf: Beginners Guide to Understanding Disc Golf Aces

I’ll never forget my first ace, a 300ft forehand shot on hole 3 of my home course at Oologah Lake. Too bad no one else was there to witness it, nor have I been able to duplicate it since. At the time, I didn’t realize how hard it was to get an ace in disc … Read more

A Brief Disc Golf History: From Metal Pie Lids to Recycled Plastic Discs

Disc Golf History

The origins of disc golf are often traced back to Ed Headrick, who is credited with inventing the frisbee in 1966, and the disc golf pole hole in 1975. However, disc golf history began much earlier than the 1960s and has an intricate past that has led to the sport we know today. When was … Read more

The Ultimate Disc Golf Plastic Comparison Chart

How Disc Golf Discs Are Made

Who has the time to memorize all the different types of plastics used by disc companies? I sure don’t! That’s why I created this disc golf plastic comparison article. Bookmark it and use it as a quick reference page when you’re comparing the same disc in different molds or similar discs from different brands. No … Read more