September 30, 2023

Disc golf fanatics will quickly have a house in The Villages.

The Venture Large Advisory Committee on Friday agreed to maneuver ahead with establishing a disc golf facility on the Hogeye Protect.

The concept has been on a quick observe since this previous February when members of The Villages Disc Golf Chain Gang Membership made a pitch to PWAC for a course inside The Villages. There are disc golf programs within the space, together with Lake Okahumpka Park. Nevertheless, membership members stated extra Villagers would seemingly get entangled in disc golf if there was a possibility in The Villages. Membership members stated the game is rising in recognition.

Disc golf, also called frisbee golf, is a flying disc sport through which gamers throw a disc at a goal. It’s performed utilizing guidelines much like golf.

The land has been recognized thanks largely to cooperation from the Group Growth District 12 Board of Supervisors.

The full estimated value for design and building of the disc golf amenity is $65,000, and the acquisition worth of the gear and provides is $15,000, for a complete of $80,000.