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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Kingsbarns 06/10/2011

2nd Fife - Best in Area 7th Scotland Ranking 14th Britain & Ireland Ranking 43rd World Ranking
Can you have a good review on a course where you three putted 1,2,3 & 4 and missed it to the water in the nicest par 3 (15th)?? The answer is YES! Despite this mistakes I...

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Oakmont 26/06/2019

1st Pennsylvania - Best in Area 5th USA Ranking 5th North America Ranking 7th World Ranking
Oakmont came to my mind early in 1994, when I saw images of Arnie’s last US Open then won by Ernie on that 100C temperatures playoff against Loren Roberts and Colin Montg...

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Real Sotogrande 11/06/2013

2nd Southern Spain - Best in Area 3rd Spain Ranking 9th Continental Europe Ranking
Real Sotogrande is maybe the best Club in the area. Some will say Valderrama, San Roque or Finca cortesin are better courses, I would not surely agree on that. Valderrama...

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Santapazienza 23/04/2019

1st Brazil Ranking 98th World Ranking
Little I knew about Santapazienza until maybe 2 years ago when I was mentioned the course and how good it was. Since then I tried to inform myself as best as possible in...

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Muirfield 13/07/2012

1st Lothians - Best in Area 4th Scotland Ranking 6th Britain & Ireland Ranking 14th World Ranking
During November 2011 I got the confirmation I was going to play at Muirfield. Playing a Tour course is something nice, playing and Open Championship Venue is something sp...

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Quivira 08/08/2017

11th 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...

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Diamante (Dunes) 08/08/2017

1st Mexico Ranking 32nd North America Ranking 63rd 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...

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Kingsbarns 16/07/2012

2nd Fife - Best in Area 7th Scotland Ranking 14th Britain & Ireland Ranking 43rd World Ranking
My second visit to this jewell gave me pretty much the same as last year: a sunny day, great golf and very poor putting, in this case with a some wind which made it more...

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Cypress Point 15/06/2011

1st California - Best in Area 1st USA Ranking 1st North America Ranking 1st World Ranking
“Gave it all in 3 holes”: my unforgettable round at Cypress Point. During early March 2011 a friend of mine suggested me to invite two newyorkers that were visiting Argen...

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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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Oak Hill (East) 25/07/2014

11th New York - Best in Area 64th USA Ranking 73rd North America Ranking
I had a tee time around 10am, but arrived early to enjoy all the pre heating routine at maybe some of the best facilities my golfing life has showed me: great locker room...

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