Ledgestone Insurance Open brings one thousand disc golf players to the area

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EUREKA, Ill. — The Ledgestone Insurance Open disc golf tournament is bringing around a thousand disc golf players to the area. 

The main tournament starts Friday, but some events started Sunday for amateur players. The events span eight days across the area, giving players of all levels a chance to compete. 

Friday begins the first of three rounds of the main competition, which will end next Sunday. 

The open was started back in 2011 and has grown to become one of the largest tournaments in the country.

“It does a lot for the surrounding businesses, we’re taking in about a thousand plus people are coming into town for the weekend,” said Gabe Irions, a director of Sunday’s tournament. 

All event information for the open can be found on their website, lisopen.com

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