We appreciate PDGA members, and disc golfers everywhere, who took our “Skip the Course. Stay Home” message to heart. We know that you miss playing, but your unselfish actions contributed to slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus. We’ve also been inspired by your creativity. We have enjoyed seeing the wellspring of backyard courses, virtual putting competitions, and other unique disc golf competitions that have kept us entertained on social media throughout the pandemic. Our community, while one that generally thrives on being together in person, has also flourished while being apart.
As we all know, disc golf is a fantastic recreational activity that provides many health benefits, and its outdoor environment is conducive to physical distancing. With that in mind, and with certain localities easing their coronavirus-related restrictions, the PDGA is issuing new guidance for returning to the course for casual play.
Sanctioned play is still suspended through May 31, 2020. The following guidance is intended to promote responsible individual and small-group recreational play: