The culminating event of the 2020 Disc Golf Pro Tour takes place this weekend with the Disc Golf Pro Tour Championship. The competition will take place from October 15-18 with feature and lead card coverage broadcast live on the Disc Golf Network. The live coverage will be split into two separate broadcasts with MPO being covered Thursday-Sunday starting at 2:35 PM ET and 9:25 AM ET Friday-Sunday for FPO.
Post-Production coverage will be provided by JomezPro, Gatekeeper Media, and GK Pro.
Here’s everything else you need to know to catch the action this weekend.
UDisc Live | Visit Site
The Disc Golf Pro Tour has contracted UDisc Live for a whopping 20 events in 2020. With more stats than you can shake a stick at, keep an eye on UDisc Live all week for in-the-moment moves from the tournament’s stacked DGPT field.
Tee Time & Round Ratings
PDGA | Visit Site
Official Scores, Tee Times & Round Ratings can be found at the official event page on PDGA.com
In-Person Spectating Limited
The Disc Golf Pro Tour Championship is a Phase Two event with limited in-person spectators. Spectators are limited to twelve per card and must be purchased prior to the start of the event in the DGPT Pro Shop.
Major Media Coverage
The Disc Golf Pro Tour and ESPN 2 have joined with Jomez Pro and Bluefoot Media to produce a two-hour broadcast of the Championship round to be broadcast in mid-to-late November. Stay tuned for more updates on when the broadcast will air in the coming weeks.
Live Video Coverage
Disc Golf Network | Subscribe
The Disc Golf Network (DGN) is the new home of live disc golf. Built by the Disc Golf Pro Tour, the DGN is a subscription streaming and on-demand platform much like Netflix or Disney+. Covering the world’s best players competing in the sport’s most elite tournaments, a subscription includes post-produced coverage of select disc golf tournaments as well as exclusive disc golf shows, touring pro interview series, podcasts, and other segments only available on the Disc Golf Network. The DGN offers a PDGA Member discount of 50% to all active members bringing the cost down to $4.49/month. Currently, the Disc Golf Network is running a special on year-long subscriptions through the end of October. Purchase a yearly DGN subscription for 10% off ($58.49) and you’ll get all of our offseason content plus everything on the DGN through October of 2021.
The Tour Championship will feature separate MPO and FPO broadcasts with MPO starting on Thursday and FPO starting on Friday. Daily coverage will include multiple cards and analysis as viewers tune in to watch who will be crowned the 2020 Disc Golf Pro Tour Champion.
DGPT YouTube | Subscribe
In addition to the DGN, the live broadcast for both divisions will be simulcast on the DGPT Youtube channel for the final round only (Sunday, October 18th).
DGPT Website | Visit Site
Daily Round Recaps, Articles
No time to watch a full round? Just need a quick rundown of the day’s action? The Pro Tour has you covered through daily recap articles, posted to their website after each round.
Post Production Video Coverage
Jomez Productions | Subscribe
Open Lead card
After HUGE viewership (over 1 million views and counting) for the Memorial (the DGPT 2020 kick-off event), JomezPro will be on hand at every single DGPT event in 2020 to bring their eye-catching stylings to the top MPO card throughout the tournament, putting post-produced coverage of the world’s best disc golfers in front of more than 200,000 subscribers. On Thursday they will be covering Austin Hannum, Colten Montgomery, Jeremy Koling, and Thomas Gilbert. On Friday, James Conrad, Emerson Keith, Philo Brathwaite, and Paul Ulibarri. On Saturday, Paul McBeth, Calvin Heimburg, Ricky Wysocki, and Eagle McMahon. On Sunday, the Tour Championship. You won’t want to miss out on the action!
Gatekeeper Media | Subscribe
Open chase card
Gatekeeper Media will be filming at every Disc Golf Pro Tour event through the end of the season. On Thursday they will be covering Gavin Rathburn, Jordan Castro, Gregg Barsby, and Matt Bell. On Friday they will feature Adam Hammes, Kyle Klein, Simon Lizotte, and Drew Gibson. On Saturday they will have Chris Dickerson, Nikko Locastro, Kevin Jones, and Garrett Gurthie.
GK Pro | Subscribe
Open Women’s Lead Card
GK Pro will be covering nearly all of the lead women’s cards for the DPGT this season. On Friday GK’s coverage will feature Missy Gannon, Jessica Weese, Kona Panis, and Heather Young. On Saturday Paige Pierce, Catrina Allen, Sarah Hokom, and Hailey King. Then on Sunday, they will be filming the Tour Championship.
DGPT & PDGA Social Media
DGPT Media will be on the ground all week bringing the sights and sounds from the event. Whether it’s behind the scenes shenanigans on Instagram stories or photos and interviews on Facebook and Instagram, they’ll be communicating across all of their platforms for the week. Plus, be sure to subscribe to the Disc Golf Network and the DGPT YouTube channel, where the live coverage will be simulcast as well!