Disc Golf Dictionary

Have you heard some terms in a disc golf video that you didn’t know what they meant? What about just playing a round with a buddy and they said something that you’re not sure is completely made up?

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There are 10 names in this directory beginning with the letter M.
Makin’ Minis
refers to a disc landing atop another player’s disc

an artificial point in which it is mandatory for a disc to fly on the designated side, usually a tree or a pole, and to make the hole safer or more difficult; missing the mando results in a penalty stroke

a disc with drastic fade

disc with speed 4 to 5 that fly further than a putter and not as far as a driver

Mini (Marker)
miniature disc designed to mark a lie

Modified Fan Grip
variation of the backhand grip, mixture of the fan and power grips generally with two fingers on the rim and two along the flight plate

Motto of Disc Golf
“That was perfect! Except for that tree.”

Moving Day
the second to last day of a tournament in which players move positions the most

a second chance (or more) to perform an action, usually after the first chance went wrong through bad luck or a blunder; whereby a player is informally allowed to replay a stroke, even though this is against the formal rules

Must Get
a birdie that the player must get in order to keep pace with the field, opposed to a bonus birdie


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