Election time!

Officer positions up for election are:
–Vice President
–Four (4) at large positions

The current nominees are listed on the Forum.

Only current BDGA club members may be nominated (Oct 15th – 31st).
Only current BDGA club members may vote (Nov 7th – 21st).

The nomination period for election of officers is October 15-31. Self nominations are accepted. Nominated members must accept or decline nomination by November 7 and the voting period will be from November 7-21. Any member nominated for more than one of the following must indicate by November 7 which office he/she will seek: President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer. Members are allowed to concurrently run for an at large position and one executive officer position.

Nominations may be submitted to the current Vice President, Greg Rickert, through any of the following means: replying to the post in the discussion forum thread; email at vicepresident@bdga.org; through direct message on Facebook; or via phone or text at 859-333-2290

Greg Rickert – BDGA Vice President

Haunted Forest – Episode 8-bit(e)

Veteran’s Park DGC – Lexington KY
Saturday, October 24th.

Resignation starts at 6:30pm.
Victim’s meeting at 7:30pm.
Boom Stick start ~8pm. Or when it gets dark enough.

Three Divisions – $15 each
Candy Corn (Beginner, PDGA < 824)
Boogeyman (Good, PDGA 825-899)
Amityville (Goodder, PDGA > 900)

DX/Pro D discs for sale – $5.
Frightening CTP Prizes for each division.

Check out Facebook too.


Super Summer Slammer

PDGA C Tier Event
Register on Disc Golf Scene.
Check out Facebook

Sunday, September 13th
Jacobson Park DGC & Veterans Park DGC
1 Round of 18 at Jacobson Park; 1 Round of 18 at Veterans Park

Check in/registration at Jacobson Park 7:30-8:30 AM
Players meeting @8:45 AM
1st Round Shot-gun Start 9:15 AM – Jacobson Park
Minimum 1 hour from last card lunch break
2nd Round time T.B.A. – Veterans Park
Awards following 2nd round.

Tournament Director: Greg Rickert (vicepresident@bdga.org; 859-333-2290)

Lexmark Championship

Presented by Country Boy Brewing Disc Golf Team

Charity event to benefit The Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center.

PDGA C-tier: Competition Endowment Program
$10 PDGA fee is waived!

Two rounds of 18 (blue tees)

The first 40 registered will receive a Prodigy 400 disc.

Combat Disc Golf will be on site vending all your disc golf needs!

More information on Facebook.
Register on Disc Golf Scene.

Putter Explosion 3!

Kick-off your 4th of July with this “explosive” Disc Golf experience. You’ll leave saying “Dyn-o-mite!”

Saturday, July 4 – River Hill Park DGC – Non-sanctioned event
8:30 Check-in/Registration
9:00 Players Meeting
9:15 Shotgun Start
$20 per player
Event Director: Jeremy Miller

1 round of 22 holes at River Hill. 9 permanent holes, and we will be adding 2 temporary holes for this layout. So, 11 holes in all. We will play the course twice to equal 22 holes using just one disc, a putter.

Funds raised for this Event will go to Jacobson Disc Golf Course.

More info on the calendar.

Trilogy Challenge

Saturday, June 13th @ Shillito Park DGC.
$30 entry fee.

Hosted by Disc Loko and the BDGA.
Check out the Facebook Event page.

The Trilogy Challenge is your opportunity to help promote the sport of disc golf.

Players are only allowed to use the three discs they receive in their player pack and if they lose a disc during the round, they must finish the round without it. The Trilogy Challenge is a worldwide event from May 29th to September 20th that concludes with the Trilogy Öppna in Emporia, Kansas on September 19th-20th.


Lexington Open 17!!

2015 Lexington Open 17 Presented by Big Hyzer Bag Co.
April 11-12, 2015

PDGA B-Tier Event; Minimum $1000 added to pro divisions!
MPO- $75
Other Pro- $65
Adv/Int/Rec Men- $40
Adv/Int/Rec Women- $30
Junior- $25 (Trophy Only, expanded player pack)

2015 Shillito Shootout
Friday, April 10, 2015

PDGA C-Tier Event/Flex Start/Amateurs and Pros
$20 for all divisions

Check the forum and Facebook for additional information.



City BBQ and LO17

Once again, City BBQ is donating 25% of sales (must present flyer) to the Lexington Open 17!

Wednesday, March 18th.  All day fundraiser at City BBQ.
3292 Richmond Road (just outside Man-O-War)
Lexington, KY 40509

25% of all proceeds from meals go to the Lexington Open 17!
Must present a flyer at the counter! Click here> CityBBQ Flyer

Thanks City BBQ, and prepare your appetites all!


2015 Lexington Ice Bowl

Saturday, February 21st.

Additional info on Facebook.

Ice Bowl Disc Players Pack for the first 50 registered amateurs.

• Format: 1 round of 18 at Veterans Park and 1 round of 18 at Shillito Park with one-hour break between rounds. Pools will switch courses for afternoon round with awards at Shillito Park following second round
• There will be dual day-of registration from 8:00 – 8:45 AM at Shillito Park for Pool A and at Veterans Park for Pool B
Open and Advanced divisions must sign-in at Shillito Park, all other Divisions must sign-in at Veterans Park

All proceeds from this event will be donated to the God’s Pantry FOOD BANK program of Fayette County.


2015 River Hill Charity Bowl

Thursday, January 1, 2015
River Hill DGC, Lexington, KY

The beneficiary of this year’s charity bowl is the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.

In December of 2013, BDGA member Jake Rickert was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes.
Jake requested that this year’s Charity bowl proceeds be donated to JDRF to help find a cure for diabetes.
(50% of all entries will be donated to JDRF)

Pre-register – 50 player limit!
Forum or Facebook

This will be the first event of the year to claim your 2015 BDGA Bag Tag.
Tag #1 will be in play!

Questions or to pre-regisster: Contact event director Greg Rickert (gregory.rickert@yahoo.com or text 859-333-2290)