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Disc golf opens at Norrie Park

 

July 25, 2018

Jean Nordine/Daily Globe

Stephen Sell, of Ironwood, finishes his round on the 167-foot, par 3 basket 9 at the newly installed disc golf course at Norrie Park Tuesday afternoon. He said he does not keep score, but just enjoys being outdoors and getting some exercise.

By JEAN NORDINE

jnordine@yourdailyglobe.com

IRONWOOD - A disc golf course has recently opened at Norrie Park in Ironwood. The city's parks and recreation committee had approved the design for the disc course earlier this month and the donated baskets from Tom Winsce were delivered this past week.

City volunteers did the installation and golfers have been utilizing the nine-basket course for the past few days.

In disc golf - also called Frisbee Golf or sometimes Frolf - players tee off from a rubber mat and throw the disc towards a chain basket on a pole.

The discs used by the Pro Disc Golf...



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