Originally Posted by General Scales
When does your 30 seconds officially start? I've heard as soon as you find your disc is when it starts and I've also heard that once you've established footing. Which is correct or are they both correct?
801.03 Excessive Time
A. A maximum of 30 seconds is allowed to each player to make a throw after:
•The previous player has thrown; and,
•The player has taken a reasonable time to arrive at the disc and mark the lie; and,
•The playing area is clear and free of distractions.
B. A player shall receive a warning for the first excessive time violation if observed by two or more players of the group or an official. The player shall be assessed one penalty throw for each subsequent excessive time violation in the same round if observed by two or more players of the group or an official.