Why choose Essential Discs and What are our credentials?


Our Senior Consultant Lawrence Leonardi Jr has his Bachleor's of Science in Geology, certificates in Agriscience and Horticulture, spent over 10 years as an environmental consultant dealing with greenspace conservation, wetland management, erosion control, and sustainability. Lawrence is a member of the Disc Golf Course Designers (DGCD), and has been a Professional Disc Golf Association (PDGA) certified official since 2010. Lawrence has consulted on over 40 courses since Essential Discs formed in 2010. Lawrence has played disc golf in nine states on over 100 courses.


Your Fingerprints - We personally work with you and help to make your dreams a reality.


Safety - Safety is our top priority in course design. We design the courses that reduce the risk of players or bystanders being hit by an errant shot, eliminate obstacles such as steep hillsides by adding steps while keeping as much natural habitat as possible. In addition, only licensed machine operators and fully-insured contractors are used for any course clearing and/or equipment installation.


Oversight - We personally oversee all operations by all subcontractors to make sure all OSHA, EPA, State, and Local regulations are followed.


Communication - We make sure that you the consumer are well informed in every aspect and at every stage of design.


Turnkey - Essential Discs is a full-service company that can handle all aspects of design, planning, installation and maintenance.

Once your course is installed, Essential Discs can even assist or even run a grand opening tournament at your new course.


With the emphasis on safety, full range of services, and credentials of our design staff not only is Essential Discs the right choice, but it is the only choice. Contact us at 919-622-8786 or by e-mail larry@essentialdiscs.com