Javier Pintos

I live in Buenos Aires and currently play off a 0 handicap. Since 2004 I have worked in the golf industry, having been General Manager at Punta Blanca GC (Dominican Republic) and after that developing Lets Golf Argentina and WeGolf Argentina, Golf Tour Operators based in Buenos Aires. My job has taken me to some of the world’s top venues, such as Pine Valley, Cypress Point, Royal County Down, Royal Portrush, Shinnecock Hills, St Andrews Old Course, Carnoustie, Royal Dornoch, Oak Hill, Winged Foot, National Golf Links, Kiawah Island, Turnberry, Muirfield and many more. My favourite courses are Pine Valley and Royal County Down. I am a Member at Golf Club Argentino and I belong to the Golf Committee of the Club.


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Nordelta 08/09/2017

12th Argentina Ranking
Again, this winter is being different in the Buenos Aires area. And courses are reacting to this in different ways. While the old ones, with less developed drainage syste...


El Desafío 18/08/2017

7th Argentina Ranking
I played this course in late February for the second time in my life, first one (see previous review) was end of 2014 so it was 26 months after the first time. Although i...


Palmetto 09/08/2017

11th South Carolina - Best in Area
I played this course during the last US Masters Week and although I have heard/read how good it was, I have to say my impression was even better than expected. It is loca...


Diamante (Dunes) 08/08/2017

1st Mexico Ranking 52nd World Ranking
It was a long awaited visit as in 2014 in my previous trip to Los Cabos I was not able to even get inside the property. But this time with some time in advance and help f...


Quivira 08/08/2017

3rd Mexico Ranking
In 2014 I posted the first Top 100 Player Review for Top 100 after a 6 days Fam Trip with other gellow TTOOs. It was then when the course had just opened a few days befor...


Cabo del Sol (Ocean) 08/08/2017

2nd Mexico Ranking 95th World Ranking
How good is Cabo del Sol Ocean? As good as you can ask and for sure top 5 in the Caribbean and well deserved Top 100 in the world. I had played it in December 2014 and it...


Cabo del Sol (Desert) 08/08/2017

16th Mexico Ranking
I played this course twice the same week during last April from different tees and different wind direction and strentgh which made it 2 extremely different course and ve...


Hillside 03/08/2017

4th Lancashire - Best in Area 19th England Ranking 45th Britain & Ireland Ranking
Second visit to Hillside in one month and this time it was way better, a sunny day with some wind and listening to the roars at The Open during Saturday 3rd round was gre...


Formby 03/08/2017

3rd Lancashire - Best in Area 17th England Ranking 43rd Britain & Ireland Ranking
I had visited Formby GC in 2014 nd walked some holes but had not played it. I went to the area again in early June and again missed it, but this time during The Open it w...