Dave Dunipace is a disc golf champion and World Distance Champion.
Dave Dunipace is co-founder and CEO of Innova Champion Discs (Innova Discs).
The company was founded in 1983 to produce the new triangular rim golf discs designed by Dave.
Dave was inducted into the inaugural class of the Disc Golf Hall of Fame in 1993 with the following acknowledgment: “A world-class competitor and coach of champions, Dave Dunipace engineered advances in disc technology that hurtled disc golf into the space age. Thanks to Dave’s ingenuity and innovation in flying disc design, today’s disc golfers are able to throw the shots of their dreams.”
Dave continues to design golf discs for Innova, is still an active competitor in the sport of disc golf and continues to coach world class players.
- 1980 WFDF World Distance Champion source: http://www.wfdf.org/index.php?page=history/distance.htm
- 1983 US Open Champion, source: http://www.wfdf.org/index.php?page=history/discgolf.htm
- 1993 Inductee Disc Golf Hall of Fame source: http://www.discgolfhalloffame.org/dghof-members.html