2013 – Year in Review

So with the start of the season right around the corner and the start of the Memorial Championships this coming week, there’s no way that I can begin without first doing a recap of the amazing 2013 Disc Golf Season! Let's look back at another great year as I take you on a quick journey of some highlights from my season in the 2013 - Year in Review. The 2013 Disc Golf Season has proven to be my most fun and exciting year to date as ...
Training for Disc Golf

It's that time of year and the Disc Golf Season is starting to slow down, the Winter Offseason is upon us. A great time to reflect about the season as a player, the triumphs, the downfalls and the improvements that can be made to ensure a more successful season next year. It's during this time every year when I'm not playing tournaments that I start to plan my Winter Offseason Training Program consisting of: a Workout Routine, a Nutritional Diet, Vitamin & Mineral Supplementation and ...
2013 Sula Open – Pre Tournament Interview

I got the incredible opportunity to return again as the defending Champion of the Sula Open Disc Golf Tournament in Ålesund, Norway. Here's the complete 2013 Sula Open Pre-Tournament Interview that I did for the DiscGolfGutta Norweigian Disc Golf Blog Website before playing the event! Hole #23 at the Vasset Disc Golf Course - Photo Courtesy of Avery Jenkins It seemed like you had a ball, both off and on the course. Did you enjoy Sula? Yes, of course! Last year was my first time to Sula and ...
2012 – Year in Review
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I said it last year and I'll say it again this year -- I need to write my yearly review during the winter months before going too far along into the disc golf season. My recent month-long trip to Asia, which included stops in Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and South Korea, put me behind on a few projects, including disc golf articles. I have a lot to write about but very little time to do it. I need to stay on to of my blogs before I ...
2013 Official Sponsorship Announcement

It's been an Incredible 2012!! Thank you to all Disc Golf Players, Fans, Friends and Family for your continued Support throughout another Season of Disc Golf!! I would also like to thank all of my Excellent Sponsors throughout the year that have made it possible for me to continue to do what I do for a Living...traveling the World, playing and spreading the word of Disc Golf!! So there has been a lot of sponsorship speculations throughout the off season, with lots of Players taking on other ...
KEEN Ambassador Avery Jenkins Supporting the University of California – Santa Cruz Disc Golf Team

Disc golf is one of the fastest growing sports in the world, especially in the surf city of Santa Cruz, CA. The recent 2011 Disc Golf World Championships were even hosted in the Monterey Bay Area last year. Recently, the University of California – Santa Cruz Disc Golf Team qualified for the first time for the 2012 National Collegiate Disc Golf Championships in Augusta, GA. They’ll represent one of 40 college disc golf teams from all over the country participating in the event. This year, KEEN ...
The Gods of Disc – Epic Trick Shot Battle 3
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I hope many of you have already watched “The Gods of Disc — Epic Trick Shot Battle 3″ on YouTube. It features ultimate superstar Brodie Smith and myself performing outrageous throws into basketball hoops and disc golf baskets. If you haven’t, you need to watch this video before reading how it all came about. This started last fall after I read a Twitter post from a good friend of mine, Jarrod Job, comparing Brodie Smith and myself in regard to our relevance in our respective sports. ...
1859 Oregon Magazine Interview

Avery Jenkins, a University of Oregon graduate, made Eugene his home for the past seven years. He took a slice out of his busy worldwide touring schedule to chat with 1859. Winning Putt - 2009 Disc Golf World Championships - Kansas City, MO (Photo by Lauren Lakeberg) Tell us about the rocket ship that is Disc Golf. The sport is growing by leaps and bounds. In my experience, the more people play, the more they love it. I have friends who are cops, lawyers and business people from ...
Getting Agressive at the Memorial

With my first PDGA-sanctioned tournament of the year behind me, it was time to leave Las Vegas behind and make the six-hour ride to Phoenix, Arizona.   Fountain Hills Disc Golf Course - Fountain Hills, AZ (Photo by Avery Jenkins)Nate Doss, Val Jenkins and I set out early in the morning to travel the six hours to Phoenix, Ariz., for the Memorial Championship, an event on the National Tour. In the back of the Sprinter Van, I took naps and watched movies. That’s how you travel! The Memorial ...
The 2012 Season Gets Underway

My 2012 PDGA tournament season started like it usually does, with a trip south to Las Vegas for the Gentleman's Club Challenge. The event is considered a season opener as many of the top players come out to the desert in search of warm weather and some top-notch disc golf. Plus, it's in the great city of Las Vegas. We're always looking for an excuse to get back to Sin City as often as possible. We're usually here in the spring for the GCC and ...