All for representing the Stars and Stripes on the disc golf course?
Right here’s your likelihood… Down Underneath.
The fifth version World Flying Disc Federation (WFDF) World Group Disc Golf Championship is arising later this 12 months in Mundaring, Perth, Australia. For 4 days, November 6-9, 2024, disc golfers representing nations from world wide will compete in doubles and single match play codecs on two 18-hole programs positioned within the bush and all through the Mandaring Sporting Membership Golf course.
Because the official WFDF nationwide affiliation for the USA, the Skilled Disc Golf Affiliation (PDGA) has been tasked with filling the Group USA roster which is able to embody MPO, MP40 and FPO divisions.
Groups shall be comprised of six gamers — three in MPO, two in FPO and one in MP40/FP40, in addition to alternates. The PDGA, because the USA nationwide affiliation, will present the group registration charges and group jerseys. Gamers shall be answerable for their journey prices and lodging. All gamers should be present PDGA members and should be a minimal of 18 years outdated, or journey with a guardian/guardian. There is no such thing as a payout for this occasion.
WFDF expects greater than 16 nations to be represented and greater than 150 athletes to be competing in Mundaring, which is a 45-minute drive east of town of Perth. The occasion coincides with the 2024 Aussie Open, which begins November 15.
The 2024 WFDF WTDGC can also be a factors qualifier for the 2025 World Video games in Chengdu, China. Disc golf returns to the World Games as a medal event for the first time in 24 years in 2025. The occasion is August 7-17, 2025 in China.
Choice of Group USA representatives shall be primarily based on PDGA participant scores. The PDGA member(s) with the best ranking for which they apply would be the first gamers invited to characterize Group USA.
The deadline for consideration is Thursday, February 29, 2024.