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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Termas de Río Hondo 25/04/2019

16th Argentina Ranking
Termas de Rio Hondo Golf Club located in Santiago del Estero is the first design from the famed architect Robert Trent Jones II” in South America and together with the Ca...

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Kingsbarns 29/06/2017

2nd Fife - Best in Area 7th Scotland Ranking 14th Britain & Ireland Ranking 43rd World Ranking
2017 was my fourth visit to Kingsbarns and it keeps getting better and better every year. It is a young course with a lot less tradition than the Open Venues, the Final Q...

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Loch Lomond 29/06/2017

1st Dunbartonshire - Best in Area 17th Scotland Ranking 40th Britain & Ireland Ranking
It was my fourth visit to Scotland and it was little I knew from Loch Lomond, apart from listening once to Andrés “Pigu” Romero saying it was the best course in Scotland...

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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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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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Old Collier 14/05/2014

63rd Florida - Best in Area
Ufff, this was long ago!! I was lucky to play the course almost 4 years ago and it still remains fresh in my memory as it usually happens with courses that deserve it! I...

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Punta Espada 02/02/2011

2nd Dominican Republic Ranking 3rd Caribbean Ranking
I played this course over 20 times, the first one in July 2006 when they opened holes 10-18 and the last one in December 2007. The piece of land is unique and anybody cou...

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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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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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Prestwick 03/08/2016

4th Ayrshire & Arran - Best in Area 16th Scotland Ranking 38th 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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Punta Cana (Corales) 02/02/2011

3rd Dominican Republic Ranking 4th Caribbean Ranking
This course is called to be top 20 in the World. I couldn't play it but walked it all and let me tell you something: Tom Fazio did something you will not forget, speciall...

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Son Gual 02/03/2010

2nd Balearic Islands - Best in Area 16th Spain Ranking 83rd Continental Europe Ranking
This course is underrated! It is not less good than Valderrama or Finca Cortesin or San Roque. Playing this course is a really top golf experience. I was invited by Gonza...

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