Central College Course Details

Central College Course Details

Postby spike » Wed Jul 25, 2007 10:40 am

Basic Course Elements
Designer: Jon Latch, Des Moines, IA
Baskets: DGA Mach V, one position per hole
Pads: 10' concrete
Tee Signs: In place with temporary maps
Scorecards and Dispenser: In place by September 1, 2007
Course signage: In place by September 1, 2007
Restrooms: Kuyper Athletic Center (adjacent)
Course Map: In place by September 1, 2007
Garbage Cans: In place by August 1, 2007
Message Board: In place by September 1, 2007
Drinkable Water: Kuyper Athletic Center (adjacent)
Parking: Adjacent to tee #1 and #18 basket
Warm-up Target: Planned by October 1, 2007
Course Pro Information Posted: In place by September 1, 2007
Lost & Found: Central College Security Office (Maytag Center)

Course Design
Length: 4,654 feet (effective)
Average hole = 258' (6 < 206', 8 >-< 207' - 309', 4 > 310')
Shortest: 136' (dog-leg left through woods)
Longest: 600' (open straight)
PDGA length designation: Long Red or Short White
Hole Types: 10 open, 8 wooded
Water Element: 2 holes play across small streams, 3 other holes have water in play
Elevation Changes: 5 holes with > 20' elevation changes
Technical: Many holes with tight wooded fairways and high vegetative rough

Scenic?: We think so...
PDGA Directory: Listed
Local Feature Event: In the planning stages
Active local clubs: Oskaloosa, Des Moines
Course Website: Under construction
Crime in Vicinity: Low
Pro Shop: Iowa Bike and Sports (w/i 1 mile)
Other Park Facilities: Tennis, football, soccer, cross country course, golf range
Mosquito and tick population: High in the summer
Poison Ivy: yes, but it is being sprayed
Shelter Pravillion: Planned
Convenience store: Soft drinks available on campus, c-store within 1 mile
Lodging/Camping: 5 motels w/i 1 mile, camping w/i 5 miles
Propensity for closure: < 15 days because of other sporting events
ADA Accessability: No

Major Sponsors and Contributors
Central College Class of 2006
Central College Student Senate
Central College Facilities Management Department
Weitz Construction
Central College President and Mrs. David Roe
Central College Student and Faculty Volunteers
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Postby KePP » Wed Jul 25, 2007 10:49 am

:!: NICE INFO, thanks.
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Postby Single L » Sun Jul 29, 2007 4:48 pm

Played on Saturday 7/28

The course has some potential. A few trees hear and there, a strong showing with a weedwacker, Larger/fairer greens, and some napalm for the Ivy and I would say your in business. Nice addition to the Central Central College Campus.
"I'm not impressed with aces of any kind. 95% of the time, they're just bad shots that got lucky and happened to hit the chains. Otherwise, they'd have sailed 50' past the hole." ~ Cydisc
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Postby aaron » Wed Sep 19, 2007 3:23 pm

i graduated from central in '04. wish this was in place back then-boring ass place
buy glass pipes
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Postby dev7557 » Wed Feb 11, 2009 10:06 pm

:) sounds a little gun clubish i would like to cheke it out this spring
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