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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Winged Foot (East) 13/10/2016

12th New York - Best in Area 54th USA Ranking
9 years ago I was lucky to play the West Course the same the Club Championship Final was being held. A couple of weeks ago when confirmed my trip to NY a second visit to...

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Stanwich 13/10/2016

3rd Connecticut - Best in Area
It was a long time debt to my friend Alberto Agrest, Club Champion in 2013, to finally get my feet on the plane and go to play his home course in Greenwich CT. He had man...

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Country Club of Fairfield 13/10/2016

2nd Connecticut - Best in Area
Last week after some days at hot and humid Trump Doral and running away from Hurricane Matthew I was invited to play this jewel by my good friend Alberto Agrest (former A...

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Kingsbarns 08/08/2016

2nd Fife - Best in Area 6th Scotland Ranking 13th Britain & Ireland Ranking 42nd World Ranking
Third visit and every time I get here I like it more and more. In this case I played the course once but due to work I had to come to theClub at least 5 times in 3 days s...

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Prestwick 03/08/2016

3rd Ayrshire & Arran - Best in Area 14th Scotland Ranking 34th Britain & Ireland Ranking
Sometimes you make big mistakes in your life but the best part is when you learn from them. I visited Scotland in 2011 & 2012 leading 32 golfers each year and when planni...

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Cypress Point 08/06/2016

1st California - Best in Area 1st USA Ranking 1st World Ranking
During May 2011 I had the luck of being invited to play Cypress with 3 friends, unaccompanied. We had a blast and it will always be one of my best golfing experiences. 5...

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Olympic Club (Cliffs) 02/06/2016

98th California - Best in Area
I came to the Course almost by accident, as I didn’t know it existed. After finishing the round at the Lakes Course and a great lunch, we wanted to play some more golf bu...

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Pebble Beach 02/06/2016

2nd California - Best in Area 9th USA Ranking 14th World Ranking
It took me 5 years to cancel the debt I had with this Course. During my first visit to the place in 2011 I played all of them (Cypress, Black Horse, Spanish Bay, Spyglass...

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Spyglass Hill 01/06/2016

10th California - Best in Area 58th USA Ranking
My first visit here was in 2011 where I really liked the course. My second visit here was last week and all I need to add is that this course is one of my favourite aroun...

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Links at Spanish Bay 01/06/2016

26th California - Best in Area
I played it in 2011 and am surprised I had not reviewd it. Now second visit 5 years later and the sensation is the same: it has stunning views, excellent maintenance, int...

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Pasatiempo 01/06/2016

7th California - Best in Area 45th USA Ranking 90th World Ranking
In 2011 I came by accident to this course and was marvelled by its beauty and challenge. Last week I had the chance to play it twice in 5 days and all I need to say it th...

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Poppy Hills 01/06/2016

49th California - Best in Area
I had visited this course in 2011 but was not able to play it then. And it has changed a lot since its renovation, it has a deep Pinehurst #2 feeling and totally differen...

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East Lake 17/05/2016

5th Georgia - Best in Area
Once I had my trip to the Masters confirmed I started my quest to play some Major Venues. It was pretty fast and not tough at Atlanta Athletic, but getting to ELGC was no...

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