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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Caledonia 05/05/2016

10th South Carolina - Best in Area
During my visit to Myrtle Beach last month where I could play also Dunes Club and Prestwick, we also gave a ride to some more course like Wachesaw, Lion’s Paw, Tiger’s Ey...

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Dunes Golf & Beach Club 05/05/2016

4th South Carolina - Best in Area
I first visited Myrtle Beach in 2013 and could not play this one as it was changing the greens from bent to bermuda. But after The Masters 2016 I made a trip to Myrtle an...

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Whispering Pines 18/03/2016

2nd Texas - Best in Area 90th USA Ranking
In 2005 I was Argentina Captain for the Spirit and spent 5 days at Whispering Pines. Up to that moment it was the best course I had ever played. After 2 days experiencing...

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Martindale 14/02/2016

15th Argentina Ranking
Although I play it every now and then, I had the chance to play it last week during a National Mid Amateur Scratch event and it is always different to play in prepared fo...

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Los Canales de Plottier 12/02/2016

14th Argentina Ranking
The course is the newest addition from Jack Nicklaus to the Patagonia. Although it is finished and ready to play, it still has some issues due to budget but it is a fanta...

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Pilará 20/01/2016

10th Argentina Ranking
The Course opened its first 9 holes during 2009 and the remaining ones in 3 stages until the course was completed in 2013. I have played it many times, during winter, aut...

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El Desafío 16/12/2015

7th Argentina Ranking
It is not an easy task to describe a course which is just half way finished, but these 9 holes deserve some words to give you a preview of what in my opinion might be the...

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Pinehurst (No.4) 15/12/2015

24th North Carolina - Best in Area
It was a 2 nights and 2 days site visit, invited by the Resort to know the place and experience the full of it. I arrived a Tuesday night after 2 practice rounds at The M...

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Punta Blanca 10/06/2015

12th Dominican Republic Ranking
I led the final stage of construction of this course during 2005-6 and managed the first year of operation. I left DR at the end of 2007 to start my own golf business and...

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Argentino 17/02/2015

18th Argentina Ranking
Golf Club Argentino is my home course, I have played it with official hcp since I was 12 (today 41), most of my happiest golfing days have happened there and it will be a...

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Royal Liverpool 03/02/2015

1st Cheshire - Best in Area 16th England Ranking 42nd Britain & Ireland Ranking
I imagine that one of the best experiences in golf must be walk the 18th Hole of the Final Round at The Open Championship with the Tournament in your pocket. But as that...

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Quivira 16/01/2015

11th Mexico Ranking
WOW! One thousand times WOW!! This is maybe the most spectacular piece of land on which I have played golf in my entire life. It has dunes, level changes, Ocean, carries...

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Formby Hall 24/12/2014

20th Lancashire - Best in Area
Last July I was able to play the 3 Royals near Formby, but the day of arrival and after 2 long flights from Buenos Aires, we shared a round here and it was fantastic. It...

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