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Disc Golf Player Ratings

Rank is based on a player's average score at the courses they play. Course difficulty also has an effect on the rank; playing well at a difficult course will give you better rank that scoring well at an easy course.

Top Players

  1058.48   br_della  

  1023.42   taliBen  

  999   moia  

  999   eladbern  

  974.58   bluelbow  

  1049.18   GOtheDISCTANCE  

  1001.4   KduB  

  999   Nodosaurus  

  998.07   NatAndSons  

  964.4   akiba  

  1037.79   Cfactor  

  1000.94   chrisjd7  

  999   fri  

  997.06   BETrDANcris  

  907.41   Boo  

Rating is based on a players 10 round average SPH (Strokes Per Hole) for each course where they have played at least 3 rounds within the last 180 days. The players average is then subtracted from overall average SPH for each course played. This produces the difference between the players average and the overall course average. These differences are then averaged using a proprietary algorithm to produce the rating value.

So playing well at a harder course will increase your rating. The difficulty of a course is determined by the average SPH (strokes per hole) for that course. So playing well at a difficult course will actually lower the difficulty rating of that course, causing ratings to adjust as well. This method of rating is only as accurate as the data being entered by each player. Also, there is the possibility that one course has a lot of strong players which causes that course to rate easier (due to all the low scores). A course with a lot of weaker players will rate as a more difficult course (due to the high scores). If the stronger players play the weaker players' course, they will do very well even though the course might be rated as harder than their home course. Of course this will cause the weaker players course to drop in difficulty. So, hopefully over time the system will take care of this problem as more players of varied ability play different courses.

Top 20 handicap scores in the last 30 days
PlayerCourseScoreScore - ParHandicap ScoreDate
BooLa Raza4619-7.01/2/2015
GOtheDISCTANCEMcClatchy Park (Oak Park DGC)22-5-3.812/29/2014
GOtheDISCTANCEShady Oaks Orangevale562-3.21/8/2015
GOtheDISCTANCEElk Grove Park24-3-2.11/9/2015
GOtheDISCTANCECarmichael Park DGC25-2-2.11/6/2015
GOtheDISCTANCEShady Oaks Orangevale573-2.01/13/2015
BETrDANcrisBryan McClain Park626-1.91/18/2015
NatAndSonsMicke Grove DGC573-1.61/24/2015
chrisjd7Bryan McClain Park615-1.61/18/2015
BooMcClatchy Park (Oak Park DGC)358-1.312/29/2014
chrisjd7Bryan McClain Park615-1.21/18/2015
BooCSU Monterey Bay (Cypress Course)8834-0.812/30/2014
KduBShady Oaks Orangevale6612-0.71/3/2015
br_dellaShady Oaks Orangevale584-0.71/3/2015
GOtheDISCTANCELa Raza325-0.51/2/2015
GOtheDISCTANCECSU Monterey Bay (Cypress Course)595-0.312/30/2014
NatAndSonsArakelian Park Livingston28-2-0.11/24/2015
GLGMicke Grove DGC5400.01/24/2015
NatAndSonsGallo Park22-30.31/24/2015
NatAndSonsMicke Grove DGC6172.01/24/2015