# ﻿What is the difference between a turn Disc and fade disc?

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## What is the difference between a turn Disc and fade disc?

For a right-handed player, a turn disc will turn right at the start of the flight and a low-speed fade will fade to the left at the end of the flight. New players shouldn’t get discs that have higher fade ratings because discs naturally fade at the end of a flight.

## What is turn in disc golf?

What is turn in disc golf? High speed turn is a flight characteristic of a disc and is how much a disc turns to the right (for RHBH thrower) during the fastest part of its flight. The degree to which a disc resists high speed turn determines the disc’s stability.

## What is low speed fade in disc golf?

Low-speed fade is a natural characteristic of the disc to turn left (with a rhbh thrower) as the disc slows down. This fade will happen at the end of the flight as the disc is losing speed.

## What is the difference between turn and fade?

Fade is how much a disc fades to the left at the end of flight. Now fade doesn’t really have a lot of impact on the disc if there’s a decent amount of turn on it. Fade is more or less of what happens at the end of a disc’s flight. Turn and fade are pretty much opposites.