My Stepfather, The Disc Golf Jockey

Mariya Dawson speaks to a long-time disc golf player, and takes a trip to Bijou Park in Tahoe to witness a tournament, to find out what makes this fringe sport so special.

Derek Johnson throws a shot during a competition at Bijou Park. This was in the final stretch of a standard five hour tournament. Photo by Mariya Dawson.
Derek Johnson posing with a disc golf net. Photo from Facebook with permission to use.

Reporting by Mariya Dawson for the Reynolds Sandbox

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