Coverage schedules for the first 2022 DGPT Elite Series event of the year!
February 23, 2022 by Ultiworld Disc Golf Staff in Preview with comments
The 2022 Disc Golf Pro Tour season begins in Sin City with the 22nd running of the Las Vegas Challenge. Here’s all the info you need to tune in for the first DGPT disc golf tournament of the year.
What is the schedule of live video streams for the 2022 Las Vegas Challenge disc golf tournament?
Round 1 coverage begins Thursday, February 24th, at 11:40 am ET on the Disc Golf Network.
Each day will have two separate livestreams, with Open Women’s (FPO) coverage beginning at 11:40 am ET, and Open (MPO) division coverage kicking off at 4:30 pm ET.
The FPO feature card, teeing off at 12 PM Eastern, is a rare treat: the four highest rated women in the world together on one card. Paige Pierce, Kristin Tattar, Henna Blomroos, and Eveliina Salonen will play together on LVC’s Infinite disc golf course. The MPO feature card of Ricky Wysocki, Eagle McMahon, Calvin Heimburg, and Sweden’s Linus Carlsson tees off at 4:48 pm ET on the Infinite course.
Final day coverage is available free of charge on the DGPT YouTube Channel while live coverage of rounds 1, 2, and 3 will be exclusive to Disc Golf Network subscribers. Current PDGA members can get access to the Las Vegas Challenge coverage free of charge as a member benefit.
Is there any free coverage of the 2022 Las Vegas Challenge?
Final day live coverage is available free of charge on the DGPT YouTube Channel while live coverage of rounds 1, 2, and 3 will be exclusive to Disc Golf Network.
JomezPro, GK Pro, and Gatekeeper will have next-day round coverage on YouTube for free.
JomezPro will cover MPO Lead Card during the weekend. Their round 1 feature card coverage will include Ezra Aderhold, James Conrad, Nate Sexton, and Taiwan’s Jacky Chen.
GK Pro will cover FPO Lead Card during the weekend. Their round 1 feature card coverage will include Catrina Allen, Missy Gannon, Jessica Weese, and Kona Panis.
Gatekeeper Media will cover MPO Chase Card during the weekend. Their round 1 feature card coverage will include Garrett Gurthie, Chris Dickerson, Estonia’s Albert Tamm, and Finland’s Seppo Paju.
Will there be a press conference at the 2022 Las Vegas Challenge?
Yes, the Las Vegas Challenge press conference will air today, Wednesday, February 23rd, on the DGPT YouTube Channel, starting at 5 PM Eastern.
The tentative schedule is as follows (all times Eastern):
5:00 pm Jeff Spring
5:10 pm Eagle McMahon
5:20 pm Paige Pierce
5:30 pm Ricky Wysocki
5:40 pm Catrina Allen
5:50 pm Calvin Heimburg
6:00 pm Hailey King
6:10 pm Missy Gannon
6:20 pm Ezra Aderhold
6:30 pm Lykke Lorentzen
6:40 pm Linus Carlsson
6:50 pm Kristin Tattar
7:00 pm Seppo Paju
7:10 pm Eveliina Salonen
7:20 pm Henna Blomroos
7:30 pm Jacky Chen
Can I watch the Las Vegas Challenge in person?
Yes. Daily and weekend tickets for the event are still available online and will be on sale at the tournament as well. Prices start at $20 for a Thursday pass and rise throughout the weekend.