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Nestled in the hills of northern Sonoma County, California, not far from the charming town of Healdsburg, Mayacama is a private golf and residential community where a vibrant club life is joined by an active sporting life in an indescribably beautiful valley.
Inside welcoming gates are 675 acres of classic California Wine Country, where spreading oaks and golden vineyards pattern the hillside. Mayacama is a rare and remarkable experience centered around a grand clubhouse and a championship Jack Nicklaus signature course ranked among the top 100 in America.
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2013 Uniting Nations Cup

The third annual Uniting Nations Cup began Friday morning at the beautiful and challenging Peninsula de Cortes golf course at the Mayan Palace, Puerto Penasco.
The event got started Thursday evening in the Mayan Palace lobby with a player’s reception, which featured local Mexican dishes prepared by Executive Chef Neftali and his staff. The evening was highlighted with music and dances from Mexico called “Baile Folkorico” translated this means Mexican Folk Dancing.
A total of 80 amateur players, 40 from Mexico and 40 from the USA began Friday with fourball matches. Saturday’s matches were Chapman format (Alternate shot after selected tee shots). Sunday’s singles format completes the competition that now stands at 1-1 after Mexico’s victory last year.
After the first round of matches, the US found themselves leading by 9 points (14-1/2 to 5-1/2) at Peninsula de Cortes golf course at the Mayan Palace, Puerto Penasco. Midway through day one Team USA Member Bernie Thomas got a hole in one on Hole #14 175 Yards. This was Bernie Thomas second hole in one within the last year.
Day 2 started with nice calm weather….perfect conditions for golf. It showed with resulting great scoring in a Chapman format.  Team USA continued it’s stellar performance winning 14 of the 20 matches, making the two-day total 28-1/2 to 11-1/2.
Sunday’s final round was singles matches. With 40 points available, there was plenty of opportunity for Mexico to rally.  However, the American team proved to be too strong winning 28 or the 40 matches to win the trophy 56-1/2 to 23-1/2.
What a great event this turned out to be. Even though there is a language barrier with some of the players, utilizing golf as an ambassador has brought players and people together to create lasting relationships.  Everyone had a fabulous time….good food, good golf, great location, fabulous weather….it doesn’t get better than this!!!
The event is chaired by Vito Berlingeri. The Presenting Sponsor is Grupo Vidanta. Coordination is provided by the Arizona Golf Association.
 FINAL RESULTS

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2013 Mid-Amateur Championship

2013 Arizona Mid-Amateur ChampionshipCountry Club at DC Ranch
Kristoffer Marshall cruised through his final round to become the 2013 Arizona Mid-Amateur Champion firing a one-under 70.   Marshall ended the tournament at 199(-12), beating the rest of the field by 9 strokes.  Andy Aduddell was the only other player to finish under par with a 54 hole total of 208(-3).  Follow the link below for the full results.
Results
Par 70-70-71-211
 

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Tip of the Day from Butch Harmon

Tip of Day: Learn From Best; Play Golf in Las Vegas
Special Offer: We are always watching some great golf on the major tours, and to honor the great action–including this week at the Players Championship–we are offering you the chance to improve your game at the Butch Harmon School in Las Vegas plus get a BONUS round of golf at our home course, Rio Secco Golf Club. And a $50 pro shop credit as well. This special offer is for reservations made prior to May 31, 2013. Your school will feature my staff that will teach you all of our swing secrets. –Butch.
Tip Of The Moment:
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#1: Find YOUR personal tempo. 

Rio Secco hosts the best in the world and now you, too.
Las Vegas Harmon School Package Highlights
– Top level, video instruction
– Golf Experience of a lifetime
– Rooms at Paris Las Vegas
– Small staff-to-player ratios
– On-course lessons at Rio Secco and/or Cascata
– Lunch with the pros
– Tour of Butch Harmon Memorabilia
– Welcome gifts
– Limo to courses, school
– Much more.
Special Summer Staff Schools!
June 07 & 08, 2013 (Fri/Sat)
June 21 & 22, 2013 (Fri/Sat)
June 27 & 28, 2013 (Thu/Fri)
July 12 & 13, 2013 (Fri/Sat)
September 27 & 28, 2013 (Fri/Sat)
* Special Summer School offer is limited to specific schools and may not be combined with any other offers or discounts.
Call 888.867.3226, option 2 or email [email protected] to reserve and receive your BONUS round at Rio Secco plus your PRO SHOP CREDIT! Refer to Summer School Special!
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Other 2013 School dates
2-Day Schools With Butch and Staff
Nov 14 & 15 (Thu/Fri)
3-Day Schools With Butch and Staff
Oct 17-19 (Thu/Fri/Sat)
Oct 24-26 (Thu/Fri/Sat)
2-Day Schools with Staff Pros
Nov 1 & 2 (Fri/Sat)
Nov 21 & 22 (Thu/Fri)
Dec 6 & 7 (Fri/Sat)
– Special College Combine.
Dec 13 & 14 (Fri/Sat)
3-Day Schools With Staff Pros
Oct 3-5 (Thu/Fri/Sat)
Oct 10-12 (Thu/Fri/Sat)
Nov 7-9 (Thu/Fri/Sat)

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(Proceeds benefit Harmon’s Heroes Foundation!)

Among the Stars Butch Harmon works with: Natalie Gulbis, Dustin Johnson, Phil Mickelson, Jimmy Walker, Nick Watney, and Gary Woodland.
YOU will learn the same Tips and Secrets!

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The Final Say on TIger’s Drop

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The final say on Tiger’s drop

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