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GCFDA Resume

  • Greater Cincinnati Flying Disc Association (GCFDA) founded 1985
  • Disc golf leagues held regularly since 1986.
    • Held spring and summer each year
    • Fall league held intermittently
    • Handicap team, pro team, mixed couple formats.
  • PDGA Pro Tournaments since 1986
    • Hosted 1988 PDGA (Professional Disc Golf Association) World Disc Golf Championships
    • Hosted 1995 PDGA Amateur World Disc Golf Championships
    • Hosted 1998 PDGA Professional World Disc Golf Championships
    • Edgewood Electric Open - PDGA SuperTour (1989-1998)
    • Remington's Roadhouse Open - PDGA SuperTour (1999)
    • Flying Pig Open - PDGA B-tier (2000-present)
  • Course Challenge Series since 1991
    • Annual series of tournaments at local courses, determines city champion.
  • Promotional and charity events
    • World's Biggest Disc Golf Weekend
      • 2nd largest turnout worldwide in 1993
    • March of Dimes charity event (1999)
  • Responsible for assisting parks with installation and maintenance of local disc golf courses
  • Represents local players interests at the national level to the PDGA.
  • Publicity of disc golf in the greater Cincinnati area
    • Local TV and cable, Enquirer, Post and other area papers
    • Interview appearance on the Weather Channel (2005)
  • Informs players of local and regional events
  • CincinnatiDiscGolf.com website since 2000
    previously website was hosted under DiscSports.com, thanks to Derek Clayton (per May 1997 newsletter)
  • Newsletter since 1987.
Courses Timeline
Miami Whitewater 1978
Woodland Mound 1980
Winton Woods 1981
Embshoff Woods 1981
Banklick 1981
AJ Jolly 1985
Batavia  1985 - 1994
Boone 1985
Limaburg 1991 - 1994
Mt Airy 1993
Burnet 1999
Harbin 1999
Middletown 1999
Highland 2000
Idlewild 2000
Williamsburg 2001
Pride 2001
Amelia 2004
Hueston Woods 2004
Turtlecreek 2005
Alexandria 2005
Heritage 2006
Crittenden 2006

Estimated course installations
Oxford <1992 ???
St Bernard ~2000
Cabin Creek < Nov 1992?
Pioneer ~1986 -  ~1996