5th Annual Josh Franklin Memorial Tournament held at Chehaw Park - CBS46 News

5th Annual Josh Franklin Memorial Tournament held at Chehaw Park

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ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

The 5th Annual Josh Franklin Memorial disc golf tournament kicked off at Chehaw Park Saturday morning. The tournament is organized by Stuart Franklin, whose brother, Josh passed away in a car accident.

Over 72 players from as far as Florida came to partake in today's event. Franklin says the sport is continuing to get more popular.

"It's worldwide now, more people are starting to pick it up, learn all about it," Franklin said. "It's great exercise."

The final round concludes Sunday.

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