Come try disc golf at Longford Park Disc Golf Course.
Our friendly volunteers will loan you a disc and teach you the basics. We love to see the community enjoying our beautiful and free course in Longford Park, so we run open days to introduce the sport. Everyone is welcome, no matter what age or ability. See you there!
Next Confirmed Open Days
7th April at 10:00–16:00
5th May at 10:00 – 16:00
2nd June at 10:00 – 16:00
7th July at 10:00 – 16:00
- More Dates to be confirmed but generally they tend to be on the first Saturday of each month during Summer.
What is Disc Golf?
Disc golf is similar to regular golf except that it’s played with a Frisbee disc. Players throw the Frisbee as close as possible to the basket, then throw again from where the Frisbee lands, trying to get it into the basket in the fewest number of throws. Chains on the basket help catch the Frisbee.
Manchester Disc Golf is a community group formed to bring Disc Golf to Longford Park. The newly developed 18-hole course is now open for both new and experienced disc golfers and is free to use. If you’d like to give it a try why not drop down during one of the open days where a team of volunteers will be there to show you how to play Disc Golf. You don’t need any equipment or experience (though if it has been raining it is advised that you wear appropriate waterproof footwear). They can provide you with discs to borrow or to buy.
If it’s been raining we recommend wearing wellies or boots, the course can get quite wet in places.