Saturday, August 08, 2009

Top players coming to MA Aug 14-16

The Vibram Open at Maple Hill is the final event of the Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA) National Tour. Held on August 14-16, the event brings together the world’s top seeded players of the season and offers a purse of over $45,000 with the top finisher receiving $2,500.

Get behind-the-scenes info at the Vibram Open tournament blog.
  • World champs Avery and Val Jenkins will be there, along with several other top-rated Pros.
  • Don't miss out on seeing some really good golfers up close. Free, free, free!
  • Come support disc golf in New England!
  • Just 50 minutes south of Devens in Leicester, MA
The richest National Tour event of the season lives up to its motto, paying out 72 open players, more than any other tournament. A beautiful, challenging championship-caliber course with multiple ponds, long fairways, wooded holes, open fields and a clever use of elevation, Maple Hill offers three configurations: Red (5041’), White (6089’) and Blue (8105’), to challenge amateurs and touring pros.

Thursday, August 13
  • Dubs - Come watch the best in the world play Skins Doubles on the Maple Hill Blues. (Teams)
  • NT Clinic - 6:30-7:30 at Maple Hill - Avery, Valarie, McCabe, Feldberg. Come learn the game from the best in the world.
  • Meet the Champs - 7:00-8:00 at Maple Hill. Meet 2009 Worlds champions and last year's Vibram Open winners Avery and Valarie Jenkins. Disc signing, chat, photos ...

Friday-Sunday, August 14-16
  • Friday at 1:00: Past Champions and the top rated players are grouped together. This should be fun to watch.
  • Saturday: Lead groups go off between 12:30 and 3:00
  • Sunday, Finals Day: Top cards tee off for the Championship between 11:00 and 12:00

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