- Winthrop’s Disc Golf Course has been the site of the U.S. Championship since its inception in 1999. Volunteers travel from around the country to help put on the championship.
- In addition to the U.S. Championship title, there also is a race for the Disc Golf World Tour Points title, which is given at the end of what has been a year of globe-trotting for disc golf professionals.
Winthrop University, "Disc Golf Ends Its Season at Winthrop This Week" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 171.