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Winstar World Long Drive Competition Championship

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THACKERVILLE, OK--  80 golfers from all over the world started out in the Winstar World Long Drive Competition last week, and it has now been narrowed

down to 16 who are not only competing for bragging rights but for a $125,000 prize. 

It's at Winstar's Golf Course.

The competition is open to amateur and professional golfers with different divisions to compete in.

Competitors drive balls 200-450 plus yards, the payday goes to whoever hits the farthest.

Admission is free, but organizers say the event brings thousands of dollars to the area.

Competition should last from around 7:00 to 10:00 Wednesday night.