A variety of local clubs will be sponsoring events supported by disc manufacturers. These can be great ways to support your clubs and try new plastic. Upcoming events include:
Trilogy Challenge, June 21st in Kamloops
Trilogy Challenge, August 17th in Langley
Vibram Birdie Bash April 19th Kelowna
Full listings can be found at:
Dynamic Discs, Latitude 64°, and Westside Discs present the Trilogy Challenge at: http://trilogychallenge.com/
Vibram runs the Birdie Bash, details at: http://vibram.discgolf.io/
DiscCraft runs the Ace Race,details at: http://discgolfacerace.com/
When: May 10th, 2014, players meeting at 9:30 AM, tee-off at 10 AM
Where: Little Mountain Disc Golf Course at Queen Elizabeth Park
What: The Women’s Global Event is a one day international tournament to bring awareness to women in disc golf and expand the sport. This is the perfect tournament for players new to disc golf to play in a supportive, friendly environment.
Registration costs include lunch and a players pack. Prizes will be awarded in each division. All proceeds support the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation – BC/Yukon.
Juniors ages 13 and under: Free
Juniors ages 14-19: $5
Novice or Recreational: $10
Amateur Intermediate and Amateur Advanced: $15
Pro and Pro Master: $20
Register online: www.discgolfscene.com/VanCityChickChuck
Questions? Email us at VanCityChickChuck@gmail.com
The BCDS is supporting three regional series this summer: Doomsday; a lower mainland series; and an island series. Details can be found under the events tab. The first Doomsday event kicks off May 4 in Heffley Creek, and the lower mainland series launches May 17 in Whistler.
The DCO Web site and event registration is live! $500+ in added cash and prizes, player packs for all divisions, plus an opportunity to qualify for the U.S. Amateur Disc Golf Championships, a flymart and more! Surf to the web site for details and to register! Please share widely.
Two new events have been added to the Events Page: the Cheshire Cup and a Langley Easter Bag Tag Shuffle. See you on the links!
BCDS has instituted two grant programs for the 2014 fiscal year: the Innovation Fund and the Course Development Fund. Details can be found on the Grants and Development page.
Save the date, May 10, 2014! BCDS will be supporting at least two BC events in the PDGA Women’s Global Event this year. One event will be held in Kelowna, and another Queen Elizabeth Park in Vancouver (download the poster). Stay tuned to the BCDS web site for news and updates.
The BCDS has released the dates and locations for a new BCDS/PDGA sanctioned summer series. The top three money/prize earners in each division will be recognized at the end of the season. Details can be found on the Summer Series page.
Summer starts in…
Announcing the Disc Cellar Open, a two day, 54 hole, PDGA B-tier event kicking off the BCDS Summer Series and sponsored by the Disc Cellar and the BCDS. The April 12/13 tournament will span two courses (Robert Burnaby and Mundy Park) and 54 holes over the two days. We’ll be adding details as the event nears and opening registration soon. Check back for details or keep your eye on the tag board. See you in the Summer!
Registration for the last Duck Golf event of the 2013/14 season, to be held at the Jericho Disc Golf course, opens at 8:00AM, Sunday, February 2. Registration closes Saturday night at midnight, February 22. Join us for the season finale and trophy presentations. Note that this will be a B-tier event for all Open Divisions.