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Disk golf league in Merrill hopes to draw in more peopleSubmitted: 08/12/2018

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MERRILL - Every Sunday a group of people in Merrill play a round of 18 holes.

The twist is, they use discs instead of golf balls.

Kyle Gulke created a disk golf league this summer to try and promote disk golf in the Northwoods.

He encourages anyone to come out and try the game, even if you don't know how to play.

The warmer and rainy weather has really affected the turn out each week.

Gulke hopes interest will grow before winter hits.


"We wanted to provide a day and time that everyone can get out and play disk golf together and just have a fun time," said Merrill Disk Golf League Coordinator Kyle Gulke. "Wisconsin is one of the hot spots for it and we'd like to make Merrill a hot spot as well." 

The league meets every Sunday at 2PM at Stange's Park in Merrill. 

Gulke says he's open to changing the time and day if that means more people can come and play. 


Story By: Mazie Vincent

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