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How long did it take you to get your first ace?

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 12:37 pm
by Khawk
While I'm sure this topic has already been brought up, I'm new to this board and I'm curious. Myself and a couple friends have been playing for a couple months and have been wondering who or when the first of us might just drain one. I would be encouraged, hopefully, to hear of how long it took many of you to land your first ace.

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 1:26 pm
by jtkustomizer
I brought this up almost a month ago and there hasnt been any replies....


http://www.kansasdiscgolf.com/forum/vie ... php?t=2468


Good Luck Getting your answer

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 5:32 pm
by Khawk
Maybe everyone has racked up so many that they have only distant memories of their first? :lol: Oh, congrats on yours by the way, hope mine isn't far away. I keep thinking 18 @ oak may be the one for me too.

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 5:44 pm
by Master Dyck
I started playing seriously in the fall of 1995. I landed my first ace in Hutch #16 on May 1, 2001 and then hit my second one the next day in Norton #13. It took me a while but was well worth it to hit my first two in two consecutive days. And I've hit 12 more since then.

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 7:18 pm
by gippy
I started playing in 1998 hit my frist in the summer of 2000

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 9:18 pm
by smitty
Just got #46 tonite at league.

That is 4 this year. I am about to go in a slump!

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 9:34 pm
by Master Dyck
So, who in the KDGA has the most lifetime aces? Most aces in a day? Most aces in consecutive days? Most in a week, month, year? Longest ace? shortest ace? Most money won for an ace? Most witnesses? We should put together some sort of record book on the KDGA website for members. Something to strive for.

Just one more thing for Michael to keep track of.

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 9:37 pm
by smitty
Brett- 500+
I have 4 KDGA tourney Aces Herrington, Hays, Pratt, Windfield

I think tourney aces would be all we would want to worry about.

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 9:52 pm
by ranmatt
I have 4 tourny aces Hutch, Friz, the Rock, and round up. Have 17 lifetime. It was about 2 years of playing before got my first.

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 10:28 pm
by nastyNate
i know Babbit had two in one round; not sure if it was tourney or league....E-mac has hit a couple huge ones, TX and Waterworks glow league. My first was my only tourney ace....04 Frizz. Longest was hole 1 East in Emporia....bout 375. of my 12, i have only aced with three molds..... Buzzz(5), Pred(4), and Challenger(3). 3 in a row on one hole.....13 West in Emporia.

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 10:29 pm
by opie
Three or four months for the first one don't know on the lifetime :?

Posted: Wed Feb 20, 2008 11:06 pm
by Khawk
smitty wrote:Just got #46 tonite at league.

That is 4 this year. I am about to go in a slump!


Umm...wow.

Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2008 11:29 am
by smitty
Here is the current list.

Ace List
Ransom-
Hole 1 CE Firebird skip flick
Hole 5 Pro Stratus
D Challenger
Hole 7 Pro X2
DX Gator Yellow
DX Gator Orange
DX Gator Red
DX Gator Yellow

Dodge City
Hole 1 Blue Aviar Putt and approach first ace of the course
Hole 1 Glow Aviar
Hole 2 Alt ?????

Pratt
Hole 8 Ching Roc Tourney Ace

Herrington
Hole?? Orange Gator Tourney Ace

KC
Hole 18 Down Under Blue Roc World Mixed Doubles with Wife
Hole 8 WW Tourney Ace at KC Wide Open D Challenger

Norton
Hole 4 Blue D Challenger Tourney Ace

Mulvane
Hole 9 Yellow D Buzz
Hole 1 Blue Z Buzzz
Hole 1Yellow Z Pred.

Derby
Hole 6 Skip Ace Red Z Pred.

Fayettville
Hole ??? Orange Z Talon

Salina
Hole 7 Lakewood North side orange gator

Hays
Hole 4 #1 Slice first ever ace
Hole 5 JK startus tourney Ace Alt tee to original basket tourney ace
Hole 7 original orange Champ Firebird flick
Hole 10 original Yellow D Rhyno

Ellis
Original hole 7 orange Z Crush


Wimberly TX
Hole ??? Hill Course White Challenger World Doubles with Cunningham

Lewisville TX
Lake Lewisville Hole 3 $350 tourney ace. Last throw of tourney, green meteor


Winfield
Cherry Street
Hole 9 Yellow Pred First Ace on “New Cherry”
Hole 9 rights Red Rhyno First league in Winfield
Dog Crap Classic White D PIMPIN Challenger
Hole 4 White D Challenger
Hole 5 Yellow Z Buzzz
Hole 8 Yellow ESP Buzzz League Ace
Hole 8 tee to willow tree basket “old school hole” Z Tracker
Hole 8 Short tee to short pin First Kansas Ace of 08 1-1-08 2:27 PM Yellow Challenger

College
Hole 9 original Yellow Z Pred tourney ACE
Hole 7 Yellow Z Pred thumber ace

Grove
Hole 5 Blue DD Surge
Hole 10 Yellow Z Pred
Frizz hole 10 Yellow Z Pred.

Timer Creek
Hole?? Yellow Stratus Leg. Ace

Daniels
Runway hole Champion Whippet

Baden Square
Hole off the tower. Orange Drone
Hole to the tower from the corner by the CC sign. 2 Finger with a Flick, glow league ace worth $80



46 Aces

Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2008 11:32 am
by jtkustomizer
Smitty


Do you hang all of your ace discs on the wall or do you keep throwing them?

Posted: Thu Feb 21, 2008 11:39 am
by smitty
I just thought of another Ace, kinda. I was throwing hole 5 Alt to original in Hays. Slammed it straight into 4's basket. Sprout, Coda, and Boobs all saw it. :oops:


jtkustomizer wrote:Smitty


Do you hang all of your ace discs on the wall or do you keep throwing them?

Both

If it is a tourney or league ace I hang it up.
If it is a casual ace, then it stays in the bag.

Usually? I have a couple of tourney Aces with no signatures, kind of crazy.

I have a Backhand Ace, 2 Finger Ace, BH Skip Ace, FH Skip Ace, Glow Ace, Thumber Ace, Black Ace.

The one I am looking for is the ROLLER ACE! I gave it a couple of good runs last time I was in Pratt. Number 12 is perfect for it. Short with a huge jump just before the basket. I had discs fly past on both sides, but not in!