54Hole/36Hole Scratch Play

1. For 2025, DISC GOLF event will be classified as an “OPEN Sport”. Teams do not need to qualify at a 2024 qualifier.

  1. Anyone can register for the event regardless if a state qualifier offers it or not.
  2. Disc golfers must provide their own discs and related equipment.
  1. The tournament will be 54-hole medal play with 18 holes per day except for men and women in age divisions 75 and older. Competitors in age divisions 75 and older will play 36-hole scratch play with 18 holes per day.
  2. Tee times will be used for competition
  3. The NSGA reserves the right to change the tournament format for any age division based on entry numbers, space restrictions or other circumstance. This includes but is not limited to tee times or a shotgun start.
  4. In the event of a tie between 1st, 2nd or 3rd place, the PDGA tie-breaking procedures will be implemented.
  5. Awards will be presented for 1st through 8th place within each age division.


Sport Rules:

  1. All Disc Golf events will be conducted in accordance with PDGA rules, except as modified herein. For a copy of these rules, please visit or call: (right)
  2. Discs used in play must be approved by the PDGA and meet all of the conditions set forth in the PDGA Technical Standards.
  3. A player may not use any device that directly assists in making a throw.
  4. Devices that reduce or control abrasion to the skin (such as gloves, tape, bandages, or gauze), items applied to the skin to improve grip (such as talc, chalk, dust, or dirt) and medical items (such as knee or ankle braces) are allowed.
  5. Caddies shall not be permissible.
2025 National Senior Games - July 24 - August 4, 2025 397 Days 12 Hours 22 Minutes 48 Seconds