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DGPtv Announces 2014 Broadcast Schedule: Fifth Season to Reach Widest Audience in Disc Golf’s History


When DGPtv began their Live Internet broadcasting operations in 2009, “Broadcasting the Best in Disc Golf” was adopted as the network’s tagline.  Now, as disc golf’s only Live Internet broadcaster beginning it’s fifth season, this moniker holds true now more than ever. With three National Championships, a World Championship and the PDGA National Tour crowning event on the 2014 broadcast ... Read More »

2013 Vibram Open Broadcast Archive


2013 Vibram Open Championship Round discgolfplanet on Broadcast Live Free 2013 Vibram Open Third Round discgolfplanet on Broadcast Live Free 2013 Vibram Open Second Round discgolfplanet on Broadcast Live Free 2013 Vibram Open Opening Round Watch live streaming video from discgolfplanet at Read More »

2013 USDGC TV Show Slated for Internet Premier


The 2013 United States Disc Golf Championship TV show will premier on the Internet Thanksgiving morning, November 28th at 8am ET on DGPtv. (NOTE: 60 sec of black during show was for Affiliates to insert commercials) Aired on 24 Regional Sports Networks throughout the nation and Barbados, the half-hour broadcast was the season finale for the 19-show Beach Sports Network ... Read More »

DGPtv Holiday Shopping Guide: Rate Sheet is pleased to offer this service to our disc golf industry this year.  We understand that the Holiday Season is a crucial time for vendors and retailers in our sport; often times making the difference between a amazing year and a so-so year. With the DGPtv brand behind you, we know that our well-respected brand will drive customers to ... Read More »

DGPtv Preps for Dramatic USDGC Broadcast

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Disc golf has certainly had it’s legendary players: Climo, Schultz, Doss, Korver, Reading, and Jenkins. Yet, when the 2013 United States Disc Golf Championship kicks off this October 2nd, none of these players have ever ventured into the territory that Paul McBeth is navigating this season: to win all four PDGA majors in one season and capture a mythical Grand ... Read More »

Five Trends Shaping the Future of Disc Golf


by John G. Duesler, Jr., Principal, DGPtv When the founding father of disc golf, “Steady” Ed Headrick, posited his guiding principle for the sport back in the 1970’s, it was “Whoever has the most fun wins.” Fast forwarding five decades and reviewing all the metrics associated with our sport, one can only conclude that the growth of disc golf has ... Read More »

2013 DGPtv Membership Growth Continues


When Disc Golf Planet decided to go away from a donation model to support its live Internet broadcasts, and instead create a Lifetime DGPtv Membership option, conventional thinking scoffed at the notion.  “You need recurring payments from viewers if you want to be sustainable,” many offered. Yet, with the one-time donation model that has attracted nearly 3000 DGPtv Lifetime Members, ... Read More »

Five Trends Shaping Disc Golf’s Future (pt. 2)

Five Trends Shaping Disc Golf’s Future (part 2) TREND #3:  Growth vs. Capacity By any metric, disc golf is growing at a significant pace.  Courses, tournament purses, PDGA membership…all are expanding steadily and impressively.  The question is whether the sport can handle this magnitude of growth.  Reports from the field suggest over-crowding plagues many courses around the nation.  Tournaments saturate ... Read More »

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