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Best Disc Golf Starter Packs

Updated: Jun 13, 2022

So you've decided that you want to take the plunge into the world of disc golf but have just one problem:


You don't own any discs!


Hopefully, a current player has stepped in as a mentor, taken you under their wing, and likely donated a few of their own discs to your cause.


However, if this hasn't happened or you would simply like to try things out on your own, then you cannot go wrong with purchasing a starter pack of discs to get you going.


Why a starter pack?

While there is nothing wrong with heading into your local disc golf shop, sporting good's store, or to your favorite online retailer to find a disc or 2 to start throwing around.


A starter pack is going to give you everything you will need to truly, "get started"!


Most starter packs will include at least one of each type of disc:

  1. A putter

  2. mid-range,

  3. and a driver


Meaning that every facet of your game will be covered until your skills get better and your need for more discs expands.


The other positive is that these starter packs often include time tested models that are fan favorites, extremely user friendly, and easy to throw for beginners.


That means no guess work when walking into a disc golf store and having hundreds of options before you.


Now that you know why a starter pack is the perfect option to get disc golfing,


Let's take a look at our top 7 recommended starter packs!



On the top of our list is the 3 disc starter pack by the reputable and ever popular brand, Discraft. This pack is our top recommendation because not only does it sale for an extremely affordable price, but the quality of discs you will get are second to none!


Interesting enough, Discraft does not specify what discs you receive besides stating "a putter, a mid-range, and a driver", so it may be a surprise.


However, many packs seem to have the following:


the Magnet, a solid putter option by Discraft;


the Buzzz, which is arguably one of the best discs ever made by any company and one you could play an entire course with; and either the Avenger SS or the Heat.


The Avenger SS is an excellent driver for beginners and more advance players alike as it has a speed of 10 but you will not be disappointed with the Heat either as the understable driver is perfect for beginners!


While this starter pack is all you would need, you may want to consider upgrading to the Discraft Deluxe Set


This set will cost you a little bit more but not only will you get 4 discs instead of 3 (an extra driver is included), but you will also receive a Discraft carry bag that is good for holding 6-8 discs for when you expand your collection.


Click on the picture to check it out on Amazon!




Next on our list is the 3 disc set by Innova. This set made number 2 on our list simply because it is one of the best options out there specifically for beginners.


Those new to the sport will find that these discs are very easy to throw and learn with until your skill level improves.


While being geared towards beginners is one of it's strengths, the downside to this set is that players sometimes feel they outgrow it as they get better and feel the need to upgrade from DX (basic) blends.


You can find Innova's upgraded set that includes their Champion plastic by CLICKING HERE.


As shown in the picture below, most sets will include: the Aviar as a putter, the shark as a mid-range, and the leopard as a driver.


All in all, as a beginner it will be tough to find a better set of discs as easy to throw as these ones for the price that it is sold for. Click on the picture to learn more!


Check out the Innova Disc Golf set by clicking on the picture below!




If you're looking for a more budget friendly option, then be sure to check the Infinite Starter Set. In this set, you can expect to find light weight discs which are easier for beginners to throw.


This set includes the Myth putter and the Anubis mid-range both in just base plastics. But the real value in this set shines with an upgraded Sphinx Driver in I-Blend plastic. You can grab this set for under $20!


Click on the picture to check it out!




Looking for another great budget option that looks sweet too?! Look no further than this 3 disc set from Dynamic Discs. Like other sets, you will receive a putter, a mid-range, and a driver in their unique color burst pattern.


You'll receive the the Judge as your putter in this set, a proven choice among many disc golfers, the Truth as your mid-range, and the Escape as your driver. All discs come in DD's Prime Plastic.


Click on the picture to check it out on Amazon!




On to number 5 of our list is the 3 disc beginner set from Latitude 64. This set also comes with a color burst theme similar to the one by Dynamic Discs.


In this set, you'll receive the Ruby as your putter, the Pearl as your mid-range, and the Diamond as your driver unless you opt to upgrade to advanced version of this set on Infinite discs.


In the advanced set, you'll instead receive the Pure putter, the Fuse mid-range, and the VERY popular Saint as your driver!


Shop the beginner set HERE on Amazon


Shop the advanced set HERE on Infinitediscs.com



Next on our list comes from another solid and reputable brand, MVP!


MVP is known for its overmold technology which looks different in terms of having two plastic types molded into the disc seamlessly, one on the rim and the other on the rest of the disc.


This Premium starter set may cost you a little more up front, but with you'll get some awesome discs picked by MVP. The discs seem to be random, but you will still get a solid putter, mid-range, and driver option that are all beginner friendly in terms of flight rating and weight.


If you would prefer the standard starter set from MVP, you can check it out at Infinite Discs by clicking below, but you will still get great discs in just slightly lesser of a plastic.


If MVP is a brand you want to support, be sure to check them out!


Click on the picture to check it out on Amazon!



Last but not least is another great budget option the 3 disc set from Discmania!


Like other sets, you will receive a putter (the Sensei), a mid-range (the Maestro), and a driver (the Magician), all very good options that are hand selected to be beginner friendly.


The great part is you'll receive an excellent option that only MSRP's currently at $19.99! That's 3 discs for the price of one!


So click on the picture below to learn more and shop current prices!


Click on the picture to check it out on Amazon!



And there you have it, 7 excellent starter sets to get you going in this awesome sport!


Regardless of the option you pick, you'll be confidently slinging discs in no time and with discs that will help you learn the sport and grow your skills.


Once you get your discs, you may be wondering what other gear you need, such as a disc golf bag!


Check out our related articles below to get learn more!



Interested in shopping all starter sets in one place?

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