Thursday, June 13, 2019

June Meeting Minutes

June 12, 2019 @ Tapped650
Attendance: Max, PJ, Shane, Duncan, Adam, Brubaker, Vince, McMillan, Jarrett

1: Finances- We have $4603.86 in the bank with $2234 of that for the DEPC. Only thing outstanding is a custom disc order from Innova (total unknown). We will make a small stock order from Innova, about 50 discs, to get us through a few weeks. Will order from Discraft when new disc is released.
2: Farmville- Max was contacted by the Town of Farmville 2 weeks ago about assistance with design of a new course. Max brought in the GVDG officers and we are currently establishing a Memorandum of Understanding between GVDG and Farmville on exact responsibilities. This is an excellent opportunity for us to show the benefits of additional courses in the area to grow the sport and assist our neighbors. Additional opportunities for GVDG to run doubles, monthlies, and PDGA events.
3: DEPC- Sponsorship, Vince has been working hard identifying additional potential sponsors to contact. Ryan Saunders has confirmed Piggly Wiggly will be a sponsor. We are still on track for our goal of $5000 added cash for the tournament. Still working to confirm a title sponsor for this years DEPC. Adam is leading the prize committee to identify our players pack items and trophies for this year. Jarrett is leading course committee including spraying weed killer on some of the new fairways. A workday is scheduled for June 23 after Sunday Baggers to move 3 teepads to the new layout.
4: Monthlies- Safari Golf monthly is June 22 at the Meadow. Entry is $20 pro and $15 Adv and Am. This includes $3 going towards cash CTPs.
August 3rd is Mystery Tour and membership appreciation. No cost to play. First 18 people to sign up have the opportunity to design a hole somewhere in the ECU Main campus and Uptown Greenville area. Please have your hole design to Max by July 15 so he can make a layout and map for all the holes. Membership appreciation will follow mystery tour and include free food for all. It will also start off the elections for GVDG officers. We will have club shirts at this monthly for everyone who has joined or renewed their GVDG membership ($20).
5: Workdays -June 23 after Sunday Baggers we are moving teepads to 7 and 10 all star, 13 white, and 15 blue. Shane will have a truck for pulling the pads, Vince has a jack for lifting the pads. All help is appreciated. We are purchasing new railroad ties to build the retaining wall of 11 Alt basket. Max is checking with Kinston Disc Golf if the rubber pad between 6 & 7 would be available to purchase or borrow for use on hole 4 all star pad.
6: Next month -Trollingwood Taproom, Brubaker is checking on if they have any events for July 10. If they have something going on we will go to O'Cools instead.

Monday, May 13, 2019

May Meeting Minutes

May club meeting at Professor O'Cools.
Attendance: Max Crotts, Stew Goodson, Jarrett Wallace, Vince Tricarico, Daniel Brubaker

1-Finances: $3833.86 in the bank. $2034 of that is earmarked for DEPC from money already raised for payout. We owe $120 to PDGA for Mando Madness. Max will start auction of old teesigns in a week, auction on FB GVDG page starting @ $35.
2-Workdays: Workday scheduled 5/12 after Sunday Baggers. Moving pipe to elevate 15's pin. Continued clearing of 11 and 13 on the allstar layout.
3-Monthlies: USDGC Doubes June 8 and Jarrett's Safari Golf June 22. Need to get fliers for both posted.
4-DEPC: Jarrett raised $100 from pre-season doubles. Max is going to contact J about trophies. Registration opens August 1st. Need to confirm reservation of ECU course.
5-Next Month: Going to Tapped on June 12 @ 7PM.

Monday, April 15, 2019

April Meeting Minutes

Location: Plaza Azteca
Attendance: Max Crotts, Adam Walter, Taylor Rafeleowski, Daniel Garrett, Jarrett Wallace, Ryans Saunders & Rachel, Vince Tricarico, Daniel Brubaker, Beth Payne, Shane Norris

1-Finances: $2100 in bank, need to deposit putting league cash(estimated $500 to be deposit). $1032 of this is money raised for DEPC. Max will contact Rob about getting a club banner for display at events. Get a price quote for a 2nd course map and sign post at parking lot by baseball fields.
2-Monthlies: Jarrett is working on flier for Safari golf June 22. Max is setting up registration for USDGC Doubles on
3-Doubles: Max is printing and posting fliers this week.
4-Workdays: April 20th 10AM-Until, April 21st after Sunday Baggers. Working on holes 11 and 13.
5-DEPC Matchplay: Adam will be an auto captain for winning last year. All other captains have to volunteer to be a captain at signup. Captains will be randomly draw at the first doubles of the season with the draft later that week.
6- DEPC: Finances: $1032 already raised for the DEPC, we have a handshake agreement for title sponsorship that isn't included in that amount. Working to finalize title sponsor this month. Entry fees for DEPC are set: Pro-$80, Adv-$60, Intermediate and lower-$50. Vince has set the goal of getting $1000 added cash each month leading up to registration in August.
7- Kids Disc Golf Lessons: Beth gave us a copy of the form she uses for summer swim classes and suggestions on how to run disc golf lessons for this summer. Vince is contacting Recs&Parks to see if they have any recommendations or guidelines.
8-Next month location: Professor O'Cools.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

March Meeting Minutes

March 13 club meeting @ Uptown Brewery.
Attendance: Max Crotts, PJ Evans, Jon Upchurch, Adam Walter, Jarrett Wallace, Daniel Garrett, Vince Tricarico, Daniel Brubaker, Beth Payne

1-Finances: $1772.58 in the bank, no outstanding debts. Vince proposed new club shirts for membership drive this spring, with preorder for sizing breakdown. Possibility to consign additional shirts to PIAS. Start membership drive at start of doubles season.
Proposal to add $1 non member fee to doubles and $2 to monthly entry fees. Vote - All For.
2-Putting League/Doubles: April 1 start Monday night doubles. Points series will start April 29 through September 16. 21 weeks with best 16 going towards your points. $0.50 from entry fee goes to season long payout.
3-Monthlies: SURE is running a fundraiser at Covenant on April 6, Vince, Adam, and a few others will be on site to assist with organizing the disc golf event.
April 7 - Bagger Open - Jason Myers is organizing the April monthly. Playing 2 rounds of Sunday Baggers format (no OB no Mandos). Entry is $15 Open, $10 Adv, $8 Am.
Max is going to contact Innova about running a USDGC Doubles event on June 15.
4-Ayden: Ayden Grifton High School has started a disc golf club. Vince has been talking with a few of the organizers over there and has reached out to town of Ayden about the potential for GVDG to help maintain and improve the course in Ayden, he has not had a response yet.
5-Sponsorship: $100 for Lancer Chain Chaser - Vote - All For.
6-Workdays: Hole 15 basket design had 4 ideas submitted. We will try to move a piece of concrete pipe from behind hole 9. If we cannot DG had a design to use reclaimed tires from the woods behind the course.
Work has continued steadily on the new alts for 11 and 13. If you would like to get involved ask Jarrett to add you to the DEPC Course Prep group.
7-DEPC: Adam is starting a players amenities committee, if you would like to join please message Adam. Vince has a current sponsorship letter if you know a person or company that may be interested in sponsoring please contact Vince or Max. Max is making a spreadsheet to track money for the DEPC. Max is reaching out to ECU Club DG about reserving ECU course for Oct 19-20.
8-Next month meeting will be at Professor O'Cools on April 10 @ 7PM.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Feb 2019 Meeting Minutes

13 February 2019 meeting at Professor O'Cools. 
Attendance: Max, Jarrett, Vince, Adam, Mike Smith, Ryan Saunders, Frankie, Jeff Gough, Jamie Rice, PJ, Nick M, Jon Vee, Brubaker, Ryan McMillan, Shane Norris

1)Finances - $1579.37 in bank with no outstanding debts. 
2)Workday - Meadow - This Sunday (2/17) after Sunday Baggers working on moving baskets, removing old signs, benches, and clearing a few more all star holes. March 10 move and plant trees at Meadow. Officers are working on final list of work items to get completed by the ECO tournament in August, goal is to have the All Star layout in place by then. Covenant - We will work to get the final 2 teepads poured at the course as time permits with getting the Meadow ready. Vince heard back from the pastor and they would prefer we do not assist in the maintenance of the covenant course. Ayden - Vince is going to reach out to town of Ayden to see if GVDG can help improve the course.
3)All Star Layout - Max is going to post an initial proposal of the layout to GVDG FB group for further discussion. 
4)Monthlies - Mando Madness registration is currently active at Entry is $25 for all divisions with a max field of 72. SURE is hosting an event at Covenant on April 6 and has asked for some assistance with the event. Bagger Open is April 7 at the Meadow, playing 2 rounds following the Sunday Baggers rules. 
5)Singles League - Adam is organizing a singles league to start after daylight change. Weekly flex event, must have at least 3 people to play a round between Wed and Saturday. Different course each week. 12 week league, $5/week or prepay for $50. More info coming soon. 
6)USDGC Doubles - The club is going to look into hosting an event after several people expressed interest at the meeting. 
7)DEPC Match Play - This years event will start earlier, most likely in May. Total number of teams will depend on number of participants. Changes from last year: There will be a playoff and each match up will have it's own home and away series with the home captain picking the course and layout. If you have an idea for how best to choose team captains please share your idea with the club, at the meeting we discussed using random draw again or potentially last years winning team are the captains. 
8)DEPC - The three committees to organize the tournament have heads now: Finance/Fundraising - Vince Tricarico, Grounds Crew/Course Prep - Jarrett Wallace, & Merch/Prizes - Adam Walter. Vince has a final draft on this years sponsorship letter that will soon be ready to get to potential sponsors. If you know of a person or company that pay be interested in sponsoring please contact Vince or Max. Max reserved West Meadowbrook with Recs and Park for Oct 19-20. 
9)Next month we will meet at Uptown Brewery @ 7PM on Wednesday March 13. 

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Jan 2019 Meeting Minutes

January 9, 2019
Max's House
Attendance: Max, Jarrett Wallace, Chad Hagerty, Jamie Rice, Stew Goodson, Jon Upchurch, Adam Walter, Daniel Brubaker, Anthony Ricci, Shane Norris, Ryan McMillan, Vince Tricarico

1-Finances: Bank balance, 2227.74. We have a $500 check to deposit from Action Advertising for new teesign sponsorship and owe $690 to Discraft for new disc order.
2-Teesigns at the Meadow: Action Advertising has sponsored a hole for $500, they are also donating the new teesigns for the course. They have the original artwork and are working on needed updates.
3-Monthlies: Feb 2nd is the IceBowl at ECU Course. Entry is $15 and 2 canned food items. Everyone will receive a players pack of an IceBowl pin from and a GVDG towel. Register morning of the event. Sign in: 9AM-9:45. First round 10AM - Singles with $1 mulligans, 1 hour lunch with Chili cooking contest, Second round - Seeded doubles based on first round scores.
Please bring out your best chili recipe for lunch, everyone that brings a chili will receive a prize and the winner gets the prized crock pot trophy. All money and food collected goes to the Pitt County Social Services food bank.
4-Monthly calendar- Max is working on a calendar of monthly events.
5-Workdays - First workday is Jan 20 after Sunday Baggers - we will be working on holes 3 and 4. We will schedule a few more workdays to get new trees planted on holes 1, 12, and 13.
6-In December the club officers had a meeting with Recreations and Parks. We discussed work on the Meadow, a proposal to get baskets installed in many smaller parks throughout town (more info coming soon), and efforts to get another course in town. We are working on proposals and will be working on ideas for funding for these projects. Much more information coming at future meetings.
7-DEPC - With the DEPC being bigger than ever we are asking for as many hands as possible to make it as good as possible, starting with creating 3 committees that will focus on particular aspects of the events: Fundraising, Prizes and Players Packs, Course Preparation. Adam Walter is organizing the committees and making sure they have a group leader. If you would like to participate in a committee, or multiple, please contact Adam or Max. Max is reserving the Meadow for Oct 19-20 and we will be working with Chad and ECU Disc Golf to confirm reservation of the ECU course.
8-Feb meeting - Next meeting will be at Professor O'Cools. Feb 13 @ 7PM.

Saturday, December 15, 2018

December Meeting Minutes

December 12, 2018 @ Uptown Brewery
Attendance: Max Crotts, Jarrett Wallace, Daniel Garret, Shane Norris, Taylor Rafaleowski, Adam Walter, Chad Haggerty, Vince Tricarico, Ryan McMillan, Daniel Brubaker

1) Finances: Current in account - $2377.74 no outstanding debts. We will have a club store sale on Monday Dec 17. 2 base line plastic discs for $10, 2 premium plastic discs for $20.
2) Meadow design changes: Vote was 14 For, 1 Against removing holes A&B. The club officers are meeting with Recs & Parks on Monday the 17th to discuss changes, workdays will be scheduled after the meeting.
3) 2019 PDGAs: Vote was 8 for 1 event, 7 for 2 events in 2019. After additional discussion we agreed to expand the 2019 DEPC to 2 courses 144 person field. If we successfully run this bigger event then in 2020 we will expand to 2 events, the DEPC will go back to it's traditional format and the new 'Greenville Open' will be the bigger event.
4) 2019 Monthly calendar:
Feb 2 - GVDG/ECU IceBowl @ NRC
March 9 - Mando Madness @ the Meadow (Possibly a PDGA C-tier)
April 7 - Sunday Baggers Open
June 22 - Safari Golf, July 14 - ECO @ Meadow
August 3 - Membership Appreciation and Mystery Tour
September 28 - Tour de Greenville
Dec 7 - Backwards Golf
5) Course work: Walk through of Meadow on Dec 16 after Sunday Baggers. Walk through of Covenant on Dec 22 @ 10AM.
6) January club meeting will be on the 9th 7PM @ Max's house.