About this Series
- Lessons: 6
- Total Time: 0h 27m
- Use: Watch Online & Download
- Access Period: Unlimited
- Created At: 08/10/2009
- Last Updated At: 07/20/2010
Learn how to play Disc Golf from some of the world's best players in this Disc Golf online video lesson series. This series, "Disc Golf: Getting the EDGE", covers everything you need to know to improve your technique and overall game.
Whether you are an experienced player or new to the sport this series has plenty to offer. For beginner players the techniques and rules are easily explained by some of the best teachers you can find. For the more experienced player the Pros break down more advanced techniques such as the forehand throw, roller drives, and different putting techniques.
Watch Disc Golf Pros such as twelve-time World Champion Ken Climo, disc golf innovator Dave Dunipace, three-time Women's World Champion Des Reading, top touring player Jay Reading, and several other players demonstrate their techniques and share their tips for success.
Topics covered include:
An Introduction to Disc Golf
The Backhand Throw
The Forehand Throw
Rules and Tips
Also included in this series is a fantastic lesson (Reviews: Backhand, Forehand, Putting) that contains short, yet comprehensive overviews of each of the throwing techniques. This lesson is ideal to download to your iPod and view while you are in-between holes on the course.
EDGE Disc Golf is known for producing extraordinary content and this series is no exception. They have recruited the world's best Disc Golfer players to share their secrets and to teach you this fantastic sport.
So what are you waiting for? Check out "Disc Golf: Getting the EDGE" and drastically improve your Disc Golf game!
About this Author
- 6 lessons
By gathering together some of the best players in the sport, EDGE was able to produce one of the best instructional works on disc golf available. "Getting the EDGE" is part of the curriculum package of the Educational Disc Golf Experience, and is being used in hundreds of schools worldwide to teach the lifetime sport. Twelve-time World Champion Ken Climo, disc golf innovator Dave Dunipace, three-time Women's World Champion Des Reading, top touring player Jay Reading, and several other notables from the sport demonstrate their techniques in a way that makes it easy for people with various learning styles to improve their game.
Below are the descriptions for each of the lessons included in the series:
Disc Golf: Introduction to Disc Golf
Learn Disc Golf from Experts with Getting the EDGE. This lesson gives an overview of the sport, with professional players showing the equipment and courses. This is the first of several Disc Golf Lessons that will show the viewer how to Play Disc Golf.
Disc Golf: The Backhand Throw
Have you ever dreamed of a private lesson with the greatest disc golfer ever to play the sport? Well, now you can take Ken Climo to the course with you on your iPod or media player and watch him show you his impeccable form for the backhand throw. Full speed, slo-mo, and overlaid with graphics, this disc golf lesson will show you how THE CHAMP does it.
Disc Golf : The Forehand Throw
Watch top disc golf innovator Dave Dunipace demonstrate the correct way to execute the forehand or sidearm throw. This disc golf lesson will take you through the throw step by step from the correct grip to the throwing motion to the release and follow through. Professional disc golfers are also shown making this throw.
Disc Golf: Putting
Learn the two primary styles of putting from Experts Des Reading and Jay Reading. The spin putt and the pitch putt are demonstrated with the grips, stances, motions, and releases. This disc golf lesson will help you get that final shot in the target. Professional disc golfers show you the way.
Disc Golf: Rules and Tips
Follow a group of professional disc golfers as they play a round, demonstrating several key points in the rules and how to deal with them. This disc golf lesson is easy to follow and logical in approach. See how to deal with out of bounds, putting issues, obstacles, and marking your lie. This lesson supplements the rules section of the Getting the EDGE curriculum for schools and teaches civic responsibility in the sport.
Disc Golf: Reviews (Backhand, Forehand, Putting)
These are short reviews of each of the key throws taught in the various Disc Golf lessons. Using mnemonics to reinforce the fundamental points, they can be viewed as as quick keys to memory.
2 Putting Techniques
- Once you purchase this series you will have access to these files: