Proposed features/disc golf

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Disc golfer and basket.jpg
Proposed features/disc_golf
Status: Proposed (under way)
Proposed by: Johan Jönsson
Tagging: sport=disc_golf
Applies to: Node Area
Definition: Something associated with disc_golf also called frisbee golf wikipedia:disc_golf
Drafted on: 2009-10-11

Description

Key Value Element Comment Example Icon
sport disc_golf Node Area sports. Frisbee golf, a golf-like game with Frisbee (flying disc) (on Wikipedia)  

Rationale

To mark the frisbee golf courses or other nodes/areas/relations associated with disc golf.

Examples

Disc golf course in Slottskogen, Göteborg. There are over a hundred frisbee golf courses in Sweden. It is fairly spread over the western world.

Usage

The usual sport-restraints shall be followed. "This tag describes which kind(s) of sport is/are exercised in/on some feature. Since this is a non-physical tag it should be combined with a physical tag"

Add a node Node tagged sport=disc_golf at the first tee, at club house if any or at the place renting/selling the discs. The whole area used for frisbee golf may be mapped as an area Area tagged as sport=disc_golf, preferably with another tag for the landuse (frisbee golf is usually in a park or wood and only in special cases at a single-use area.)

If it is an organized disc golf course with more than a few holes, it should be mapped leisure=disc_golf_course, see http://wiki.openstreetmap.org/wiki/Proposed_features/Disc_golf_course

See also the summary on disc golf related tagging at Disc_golf

Additional Attributes

Tag Description
name=* The name of the disc golf course.
source=* Where you got the data.

Rendering

There is a rather boring icon showing the standard basket-goal. See for instance http://www.poi-factory.com/node/7147. another example showing a disc thrower is found at http://fitfindr.com/groups/882

Comments

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