The Upshot: Pro Player Amenities, Paul Ulibarri, Jeff Spring, OTB Open Preview
Charlie Eisenhood and Josh Mansfield dig into the professional player experience and some of the challenges that face many touring players. From healthcare access to retirement plans, players aren't yet able to access many traditional job perks as independent contractors. They talk with Paul Ulibarri and later DGPT CEO Jeff Spring about the topic before later talking some Challenge at Goat Hill and previewing the daunting course at the OTB Open coming up this weekend. Plus: picks for the weekend!
The Upshot: Jeff Spring, Jamie's Future, DGPT 2021
Charlie Eisenhood and Jamie Thomas welcome in Disc Golf Pro Tour CEO Jeff Spring to talk about the 2020 season, what's coming up in 2021, and some notable new hires. Charlie and Jamie also discuss what's next for the DGPT -- and for Jamie!
Episode 21 | Brian Earhart | What Is the Mental Game About? - Jeff Spring - CEO DGPT - ESPN2
The Nick & Matt Show
Brian Earhart talks about what the mental game is all about. IT GET'S DEEP! Jeff Spring jumps on the show for a short stay to promote and discuss what the ESPN 2 deal is all about and how the payouts at the DGPT Championships are both impressive and equitable between divisions!
Steve and Sara chat Brodie Smith’s first career win (4:35) and the CBS Sports airing of the Dynamic Discs Open (8:40) on this week’s episode of PDGA Radio. Disc Golf Pro Tour CEO and Director Jeff Spring joins to discuss the challenges the tour has faced this season, this weekend’s Green Mountain Championship, and the future of the pro circuit (16:15). The hosts preview the GMC and make their picks before taking on string cheese in Run It or Lay Up.
Episode 7 | Nate Heinold - Ledgestone | Jeff Spring - CEO DGPT
The Nick & Matt Show
Episode 7 brought TWO awesome guests. Nate Heinold joins us as a PDGA Board member and candidate for re-election. He is also the TD of the richest payout in disc golf tournament history, the Ledgestone Insurance Open.Jeff Spring, CEO of the Disc Golf Pro Tour, also joined us later in the show to go over the CBS Sports Network deal that was announced last week. We also added a new segment called "Would You Rather". We discuss our opinions on what we would rather do in certain disc golf situations.
Jammin' with the Best: A Disc Golf Podcast....Mostly
Jeff Spring has recently taken the reigns of the Disc Golf Pro Tour and we are super stoked at what he has brought to the table so far. With 2020 being the year it has, we wanted to talk to Jeff a little and see what he has in store for the future of the tour. We got his insight on what is going on as far as scheduling for 2020, how to grow the sport to be bigger than it ever has been, and on the killing of George Floyd and the current protests going on. Jeff is a remarkable person to have involved with the sport and we are excited to see what the future of the DGPT looks like.
The Upshot: TD Roundtable #2 (Doug Bjerkaas, Jeff Spring, Nate Heinold)
Charlie Eisenhood and Jamie Thomas welcome in three distinguished tournament directors that have run World Championships — Doug Bjerkaas, Jeff Spring, and Nate Heinold — for a roundtable discussion about what it takes to run a top tier professional event and how the TD world is changing.