2020 Battle for Cayo, Preliminary dates are set for October 31 – November 1.

If all is permitted this will be 3 rounds of 18 holes played over the 2 days. Followed by a Final 9 for the top 4 players.

The first day at the newly renovated Trek Stop Disc Golf Course in Benque Village and the final day in Spanish Lookout at Target Center.

Sponsors can reach out via email at belizediscgolf@gmail.com, tee signs will be $50bz/$25us each and be placed at both courses.

Disclaimer: Dates are subject to change pending any potential government mandate. Travel to Belize may be restricted to outsiders so please check before attempting to come for this event.

Event Links
https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/2020_Battle_for_Cayo
https://www.facebook.com/events/313167356572228/

Posted in Tournament

The next PDGA event for Belize is happening at the Cerros Maya Disc Golf Course, August 1st, 2020
To sign up you can email belizediscgolf@gmail.com

https://www.pdga.com/tour/event/46617
https://www.facebook.com/events/586132592087152/

Posted in Belize Disc Golf News, Tournament

Brooklyn Farm’s Open Sponsored by Cerros Sands was held on July 18, 2020 at the Target Center course in Spanish Lookout. Hosted by the Dueck Family of Spanish Lookout on their home course where they have built 9 Targets and installed 18 different teepads for an 18 hole layout.

The owner’s of the course reached out to Belize Disc Golf founder Chris Leonard and invited him out to run the first event in the countries history. Only July 1st the government of Belize permitted sporting competitions and Chris submitted a request to the PDGA for sanctioning which was approved.

Randy Dueck a new member to the PDGA #139619 took the win in Advanced shooting back to back hot rounds -14 on the day, his brother Jeffrey Dueck took second with a -4 and Chris Leonard came in 3rd with a +1. Honorable mention to Graham Walker who came to compete from Mullin’s Creek and has been a PDGA member since 1987 and finished in 6th place.

Brandon Fehr made a comeback victory happen shooting +3 on the day in Intermediate, Stirling Reimer took second place with a +5 and Kendrick Dueck took 3rd place with a +6

Darson Penner took 1st place in the Recreational Division, Tony Burson took second and Mark Leonard took 3rd place.

The full results are available here https://www.pdga.com/tour/event/46289

A Special thanks to all the Sponsors from around Belize and the US came through in support for the event. Brooklyn Farms, Cerros Sands, The Royale at Cerros Sands Belize, , Blackbeard’s at The Royale – Cerros Sands Belize, Cerros Maya Disc Golf Course, Team DnD, Jonathon Witherspoon, Cheeky!, DRYVE DISC GOLF, Marybeth Bill Maury-Holmes and Family, The Burson Family, Tasty Takeout, San Diego Aces Disc Golf Club, OG Mamas Disc Golf Club, and Crystal Water.

Posted in Belize Disc Golf News, Tournament

July 18, 2020 we will be hosting the first PDGA event in Belize History. This will be an all amateur division disc golf tournament to give the locals a chance to get to compete under the PDGA setting before we host a larger tournament later this year or early next year. The border remains closed here so anyone not in Belize will not be able to attend.

https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/Brooklyn_Farms_Open_Presented_by_Cerros_Sands_2020

Posted in Belize Disc Golf News, Tournament

The course has officially opened. All 18 baskets from Prodigy Disc Golf have been installed. The course has been mapped in its regular layout on Udisc. The course will have a updated super layout and a juniors layout.

To reach the course first find your way to Belize!

Photos Courtesy of Chris Leonard

You can reach the course by both Orange Walk or Corozal Town.

From Belize City, drive North towards Orange Walk.

Driving Directions from Orange Walk:

At the 1st Orange Walk “roundabout” stay to the right and follow the signs to San Estevan. The next village will be Progresso, you stay on the main road and follow it to the next village of Copper Bank.

Once you reach Copper Bank, you will see a sign for Cerros Sands just past Ruby’s Store a small pink building on the right.  Make the next left at our sign and follow Cerros Road till you reach the “Y” for the Mayan Temple. At the next “T” intersection stay right and there are signs all the way to our entry at Cerros Sands.

Driving Directions From The Northern Border or Corozal Town:

Drive through town along the sea, take the last road right where you see the sign for Tony’s Inn. Follow the drive to the end and make a right. Take the next right onto Ferry Road.

This will take you to the ferry which crosses the New River, its only a couple hundred feet across. This road will take you to the junction with the “T” intersection for Copper Bank and Progresso.

Be sure to make a left for Copper Bank and just follow the signs.

Once you reach Copper Bank, you will see a sign for Cerros Sands just past Ruby’s Store a small pink building on the right.  Make the next left at our sign and follow Cerros Road till you reach the “Y” for the Mayan Temple. At the next “T” intersection stay right and there are signs all the way to our entry at Cerros Sands.

We are off the road to The Mayan Temple. There are signs all the way to the entry at Cerros Sands. Once you reach Cerros Sands take a right inside the gate and head over to Blackbeard’s Bar and Grill and check in with the staff

Posted in Belize Disc Golf News

Nicaragua’s First PDGA event was held on March 14, 2020. Over 50 participants including 37 children played in this event held at Foresta Camping & Aventuras.

Thank you to all the sponsors Cerros Sands, Oak Grove Disc Golf Club, OG Mama’s Disc Golf Club, Dryve Disc Golf, Fendivo, Cheeky, Team Innova Iceland, Team Trees or Chains, Red Cross Nicaragua, Glasgow Disc Golf Club, White Sands Design International, Team DND and Belize Disc Golf

https://www.pdga.com/tour/event/45015
https://www.facebook.com/events/1257404964647838/

Ultiworld ran a story on the Disc Golf Tournament Ran by Chris Leonard and Bogi Bjarnason down in Nicaragua in the middle of March 2020. Take a look!

https://discgolf.ultiworld.com/2020/04/02/organizing-central-americas-largest-disc-golf-tournament/

Posted in Central America Disc Golf News

Target Center in Spanish Lookout is a miniature golf and Disc Golf Course located in a small Mennonite town in the Cayo District of Belize. It’s population consists of roughly 2,500 Mennonites but is open to the public, especially the disc golf. Come try it out, you won’t regret it. Course is designed by Randy Dueck and consists of 9 baskets and 18 teepads. The vast amount of hilly farmland in Spanish Lookout makes a layout easy to execute. Every hole has its different challenges, ranging from simple open shots to peninsulas, elevated baskets, woods, and creek water hazards to test your every shot. The aim of target center is to give people more entertainment and a break from the extreme everyday work life of the culture. It aims to bring people from near and far and help the sport to grow to it’s maximum potential in Belize.

Cost to play is $5 BZ ($2.50 US) Rentals are available for $2 and you can find them on Facebook

1. 320ft. Par 32. 531ft. Par 43. 339ft. Par 44. 232ft. Par 3
5. 341ft. Par 46. 195ft. Par 37. 561ft. Par 48. 245ft. Par 3
9. 259ft. Par 310. 320ft. Par 311. 435ft. Par 312. 330ft. Par 3
13. 315ft. Par 314. 930ft. Par 515. 350ft. Par 416. 220ft. Par 3
17. 140ft. Par 318. 575ft.Par 4

Current layout

Photos courtesy of Randy Dueck

Posted in Belize Disc Golf News