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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

  1034.24   GOtheDISCTANCE  

  1008.85   br_della  

  999   eladbern  

  997.89   NatAndSons  

  975.41   bluelbow  

  1032.65   Cfactor  

  1008.16   Dozer21  

  999   Nodosaurus  

  995.95   chrisjd7  

  964.45   KduB  

  1010.98   akiba  

  1002.05   BETrDANcris  

  999   fri  

  995.95   JackSmelt  

  917.85   Boo  

  1010.79   taliBen  


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
JackSmeltBrengle Terrace Park572-7.26/7/2015
bluelbowPIC Ile Charron581-6.56/24/2015
JackSmeltBrengle Terrace Park594-4.86/7/2015
taliBenBBR562-4.56/30/2015
JackSmeltKit Karson Park616-3.76/27/2015
BETrDANcrisBryan McClain Park604-3.16/21/2015
taliBenPIC Ile Charron53-4-2.86/17/2015
JackSmeltMontiel Park (long) DGC303-2.56/27/2015
Dozer21Brengle Terrace Park583-2.36/29/2015
NatAndSonsWoodward Park Legacy551-2.36/6/2015
BETrDANcrisBryan McClain Park637-0.66/14/2015
taliBenPIC Ile Charron56-1-0.16/7/2015
JackSmeltCal State University San Marcos50-40.06/26/2015
taliBenBBR65110.06/23/2015
JackSmeltRyan Ranch (First 18 with 7A and 8A)84230.06/13/2015
chrisjd7Bryan McClain Park6480.36/7/2015
JackSmeltMontiel Park (long) DGC3360.46/29/2015
taliBenPIC Ile Charron5700.66/10/2015
chrisjd7Bryan McClain Park66101.26/28/2015
JackSmeltBrengle Terrace Park65101.46/22/2015