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Major disc golf tournament taking place this weekend in Burlington

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BURLINGTON, N.C. -- Disc golfers from around the world are in Burlington this weekend competing for a $25,000 prize in the U.S. Masters Championship.

The three-course tournament is for people over the age of 40.

North Carolina is a growing hot bed for the sport because you can basically play year-round.  Burlington’s Cedarock Park is among those getting high marks in the world of disc golf.

In the video above, FOX8’s Kevin Connolly shows more.