If you find yourself needing another reason to visit Belize, The Battle for Cayo Disc Golf Tournament is the 2nd longest running annual Disc Golf event in all of Latin America. You will be challenged the most unique event by playing 1 round at 3 different courses over 2 days. Countryside Park, Aguacate Lagoon and Trek Stop all feature 18 hole layouts with very different course terrain that will challenge even the best in the world.
Registration for 2024 is open at https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournaments/5th_Annual_Battle_for_Cayo_2024
Sponsors & Participants can inquire at [email protected] or call in Belize +501-670-8816 or US 619-551-4842
History of Battle for Cayo, this event began as during a conversation between Chris Leonard and Randy Dueck during Belize’s first event in July 2020. It has since grown into the most sought after event in Belize and Central America.
2020: 16 Participants, Premier Sponsors: Legacy Discs, Cerros Sands, Team DnD Disc Golf Club. Event Value $1031 USD
2021: 36 Participants, Premier Sponsors Legacy Discs, Dryve Disc Golf, Prodigy Disc, Cerros Sands, Belize Disc Golf and Team DnD Disc Golf Club. Event Value $5913 USD
2022: 71 Participants, Premier Sponsors: Legacy Discs, Dynamic Discs, Cerros Sands, Belize Disc Golf, Team DnD Disc Golf Club. Event value $15,590 USD https://www.pdga.com/tour/event/55870
2023: 58 Participants, Premier Sponsors: Legacy Discs, MVP Disc Sports and Cerros Sands. Event Value: >$8000 USD
How do I register? You can email us to pre register at [email protected] or head over to Disc Golf Scene: https://www.discgolfscene.com/tournament/5th_Annual_Battle_for_Cayo_2024
Where is Belize? Belize is located below southeast Mexico and east of Guatemala. Its just a 2 hour flight from Houston
Flights? For this event and most in Belize you will fly into Belize City, Philip Goldson International Airport.
Rental Cars? There are options at the airport from Crystal Car Rental to mainstream Budget Rent a car offices.
Hotel/Resort/AirBnb? We recommend staying near or in San Ignacio. The courses are close by and there are many restaurants and resorts.
We recommend Warrie Head Resort and Rumors. We partnered with Rumors in 2023 and received significant discounts, we will announce further developments for 2024 soon
Is equipment available for purchase? There is a shop in Spanish Lookout called 501 Discs, you can find them on facebook and instagram. The event for Amatuers will feature a large player pack
What else can Belize offers visitors? Aside from 14 Disc Golf courses around the mainland, there are famous Mayan Temples to explore all throughout Belize.
Belize is home to the second largest barrier reef in the world and offers world class diving experiences.
The Belize Zoo is a great attraction to visit when heading to or from San Ignacio its right off the highway.
There are many islands to explore. San Pedro in Ambergris Caye is a popular spot to launch from for boat tours and just to party in general. Caye Caulker is another popular island.