All payouts are handled by Infinite Discs. In order to receive a payout, the competitor must have an Infinite Discs player profile. Once the tournament is completed and results are posted on Infinite, the payout amounts will be added to the players account.
Tournaments will payout at the minimum 40% as set forth by PDGA standards.
Tournament directors are not required to pay any additional fees for payouts, all payouts are included in the player pack cost when the TD makes their order.
More info on results and payout settings for TDs can be found in this video:
The National Championships is an event that is intended to invite the top amateur competitors in the country in the following three divisions; MA1, FA1, and MA40.
In order to get an invitation in MA1, a competitor must play MA1 and earn MA1 points throughout the season. Points earned in lower divisions are not transferrable to MA1.
In order to get an invitation in FA1, a competitor must play FA1 and earn FA1 points throughout the season. Points earned in lower divisions are not transferrable to FA1.
In order to get an invitation in MA40, a competitor can earn points in ANY advanced masters division. All points earned in any Advanced Masters division will count towards MA40 invitations.
* Invitations to the National Championships are not transferrable. Invited competitors will only be able to register/compete in the division in which they were invited.
All NG players pack discs will be stamped with a limited Synergy Art Tour stamp. One exception to this is the first 100 INNOVA Shrykes which are stock stamped due to timing. Once all Shryke are distributed, the INNOVA players packs discs will convert to NG stamped Corvettes for the remainder of the season.
*Some of the early events of the season that were run in April and early May also may have received stock stamp discs due to manufacturer order lag time.
Yes, our NG Affiliate events will provide players packs that will vary based on PDGA tier level:
C-Tier – $25 value: NG Disc, Towel, Sticker
B-Tier – $50 value: NG Disc, Towel, Sticker, Hat
A-Tier – 100 value: NG Disc, Towel, Sticker, Hat, Backpack
*Nominal package, actual products may vary somewhat by manufacturer however value will remain the same. This will be communicated to the TD from the Tour Director.
Yes! Even if you have accepted cash and you current PDGA classification is “professional,” you can still participate in NG events and receive tournament payouts for the event as long as your player rating is under 970 per the PDGA requirements of Pros playing Am. However, as long as your classification remains PRO, you will not be eligible for end of year Virtual Payouts, tour points, or invitations to the National Championships. Competitors will have till the end of September to have their PDGA classification changed back to Amateur if they want to be eligible for the tour functions listed above. In order to be reclassified check out the following link: