Ace Race 2011

This year the Ace Race will take place on Sep 24th from 10:00-2:00pm (your round must have started by 2:00pm) at Robert Burnaby Disc Golf Course, you must play with at least one other person. Otherwise, you can drop in and start playing anytime during that window. Score cards will be accepted until 3:30. The time 10am-10:30am will be limited to pick-up for those who pre-registered.

What you get:

  • 1 Prototype Disc in ESP plastic - wide rim putt and approach disc ($18+ value)
  • 1 Prototype Disc in Pro D plastic - wide rim putt and approach disc ($10+ value)
  • 1 Discraft "Weekender" Disc Golf Bag (6-8 disc capacity) ($20+ value)
  • 1 SuperColor Mini ($5 value)
  • 1 Discraft sticker ($1 value)
  • A chance at the grand prize: Discraft 12 disc bag with 8 discs ($150+ value)

Special this year:

  • Halloween candy
  • Prizes for: the person who brings the most friends to play, best costume, worst costume, largest distance travelled, most metal without an ace

Base cost: $30 if you pre-register OR $35 at the course (can go up or down depending on your registration options)

Options this year:

  • Buy additional score cards for $5/ea, it's a second (or third or ) chance to run Aces for the grand prize
  • Buy extra hats
  • Buy discs from previous Ace Races
  • Buy minis from previous Ace Races
  • Proportional Cash Sidepot $5 buy-in (will pay out for the most metal hits instead if no one who bought in gets an Ace)

The course:

  • 4 rounds of 9-10 holes
  • Hole 1 shortened
  • Hole 2 (may be shortened)
  • Hole 3 regular
  • Hole 4 regular
  • Hole B optional basket on your way to 5
  • Hole 5 shortened
  • Hole 6 shortened
  • Hole 7 (may be shortened)
  • Hole 8 regular
  • Hole 9 (may be shortened)
  • For a total of 10 holes per round if you play the optional holes

The Rules:

  • 1 Throw per hole, per round
  • Must throw the Prototype Disc only
  • Record an M on the score card for a metal hit (it can hit on a bounce or a roll, doesn't matter)
  • Record an A on the score card for an Ace
  • Most Aces during a round on a given score card wins the grand prize, tie breaker is metal hits
  • Cash Ace Pot can only be won by people who buy in before their round
  • All rounds must be witnessed by another participant
  • You can practice before your round, but you must declare that you've started playing (and your whole group must do so at the same time) before any Ace can be counted
  • Cards must be turned in by 3:30pm to be eligible for prizes

Registration: Ace Race 2011

  • Step 1: Answer some preliminary questions
  • Step 2: Completely fill out the registration form, and click on "Proceed to Waiver"
  • Step 3: Read and accept the waiver, and click "Accept" (rejection of the waiver prevents registration)
  • Optional Step 4: Follow the instructions to complete Credit Card or PayPal payment through PayPal and click on the button "Step 5: Click to Complete Registration" (failing to complete this step will result in an incomplete registration.
  • Step 5: Verify that the summary screen has the correct information.
Initial Questions:
Yes No

Yes No Current Member Already

Yes No Maybe at the event

Yes Pick-up @ Whistler (Oct. 1) Pick-up @ Langley (Nov. 5) Mail it to me +$5

Register and Pay online -$1 Register online Register and Pay at the event +$5