As disc golf is a sport, there are competitions that legitimize it as such. A tournament allows each of us the opportunity to see just how our game stacks up against others of similar skill levels.
As a beginner, I played in several tournaments and didn’t give much thought to preparation. I was young and just showed up and threw. Now, staring 40 in the mouth, I’m taking some additional time to prepare for my first tournament in over 15 years.