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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Royal Liverpool 28/06/2017

1st Cheshire - Best in Area 15th England Ranking 39th Britain & Ireland Ranking
It was my second visit to Hoylake and in a very special day: Roberto de Vicenzo (Winner of the 1967 Open Championship here) had died the day before and 12 golfers from Go...

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Real Valderrama 28/06/2017

1st Southern Spain - Best in Area 2nd Spain Ranking 7th Continental Europe Ranking
This was my third 18 holes round at Valderrama (I also played 9 holes twice more) and again was defeated by the course, although in a different way. On this time on a win...

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Potrerillo De Larreta 27/06/2017

5th Argentina Ranking
3 years since my last visit to El Potrerillo and while about to write a detailed review I see that I had never reviewed the course although I prepared for Top 100 most of...

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Archerfield (Fidra) 19/06/2017

5th Lothians - Best in Area 31st Scotland Ranking
I had visited this courses (Dirleton too and also next door Renaissance) with my good friend Andy back in 2012 but we were not able to play due to a busy schedule which i...

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Hillside 16/06/2017

4th Lancashire - Best in Area 23rd England Ranking 51st Britain & Ireland Ranking
I have been waiting 8 months to play the course and the climate was very bad that day. Havy rain the first 3 holes, more rain but lighter until 9 and then it went down un...

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Cabo Real 10/05/2017

22nd Mexico Ranking
Some people need some time after their flight arrives to destination on the first day. It is not my case, despite a 4hs delay in the Long Haul Flight and after 24hs trave...

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Seminole 10/05/2017

1st Florida - Best in Area 17th USA Ranking 17th North America Ranking 29th World Ranking
3 months ago I had the happy idea of contacting a friend to see if playing Seminole was possible. It seems I took the correct path because 2 months ago we got the confirm...

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Puerto Los Cabos 08/05/2017

20th Mexico Ranking
Two years and a half after my first visit I was able to go back to Puerto Los Cabos. In December 2014 the course had suffered Hurricane Odille and the small Proshop was d...

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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

4th Ayrshire & Arran - Best in Area 15th Scotland Ranking 35th 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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