Disc Golf Beginner's Guide

Welcome to Birdie Blog’s disc golf beginner’s guide. On this page you’ll find information on finding the right disc for every shot you’ll encounter on the course. You can read posts with information specifically on how to throw shots in every situation that are guaranteed to get you lower scores every time you play disc golf. You can use our disc golf beginner’s guide for practically anything disc golf related! Check out our Beginner’s Guide Hub for more information and videos, here!

What Disc Should I Throw? Wide-Open Tee Shot Pt. 1

Imagine you’re on the tee pad of one of your local course's bomber holes. You know, the hole with the wide open fairway off the tee pad that proves you can drive far to your friends and competitors...

Can Disc Golf Help You Lose Weight?

Burning calories playing sports is the easiest and most fun way to stay healthy and lose weight. Playing disc golf is no exception and offers a healthy option to those who love nature and walking...

Why Your Discs Hyzer Too Early

There are many reasons to get upset when playing disc golf, but none more frustrating to the player trying to throw far than seeing their disc hyzer too early. When your disc hyzers too early, losing...

Throwing a Hyzer in the Wind

Overview:The wind makes disc golf both more difficult and challenging. Understanding how to throw a hyzer in the wind will add a new level of skill to your game and lower your overall scores.  How to...

How to Throw a Hyzer in the Woods

Overview: If you’ve read our first post on how to throw a hyzer, you might be looking for more in-depth insights on how to throw the shot in various situations. In this quick disc golf tip, Birdie...

How to Throw a Hyzer in Disc Golf

Overview: In this quick disc golf tip article, Birdie Blog examines the hyzer angle. We’ll teach you how to throw the hyzer, when to throw it and make sure it works for you.  How to throw a hyzer...

Playing Through in Disc Golf

Haven’t played many rounds and you’re not sure what “playing through” in disc golf means yet? Birdie Blog is here to help and make sure your beginner disc golf experience is as fun as possible. ...

Choosing a Putter

Without question, the putter is the single most important disc you have as a beginner...