Portugal Golf – CG Évora: champions in Vila Sol

Vila Sol Golf Course

CG Évora: champions in Vila Sol

The Golf Club of Évora promoted its 5th OM tournament in the Vila Sol golf course sponsored by the wines of Comenda Grande (Arraiolos), which provided to all participants the possibility to taste their high quality products, from wines to sparkling wine.

The great champions were Graça Carter, João Pedro Themudo and José Manuel Gago Leiria.[...] read more

Portugal Golf – Vilamoura Golf Club – President’s Cup

Vilamoura Old Course

Vilamoura Old Course

Vilamoura Golf Club – President’s Cup

The Vilamoura Golf Club President’s Cup was played on the Dom Pedro Old Course with 50 players and the summer heat, and the course was in excellent condition.
In gross the champion was John Stilwell with 33 points.
The net winner of the tournament was the British David Bloch with 40 points, followed by João Jacinto da Silva 39 and Afonso Esteves 37.
The ladies’ winner was Arminda Von Kaenel with 34 points, followed by Nina Barker also with 34.
The best junior was João Freitas Alexandre with 38 points.
The prizes were distributed by the Club President, Luís Correia da Silva, during the convivial lunch at the host club.[...] read more

Portugal Golf – Fauna: golf courses are safety

San Lorenzo Golf Course. Portugal Golf, Fauna: Golf Courses Are Safety.

San Lourenço golf course

Fauna: golf courses are safety

Golf courses represent safety for all animals, whether they are “residents” or just passing through during migratory seasons.

There are golf courses that are authentic “reserves” due to the diversity and quantity of animals that visitors may observe while playing.

In the lakes of the S. Lourenço golf course (Quinta do Lago), next to the Ria Formosa, hundreds of birds can be seen all year round, and during the migration period, thousands of them stop off there, like at an airport… (the observation posts around the course are always very popular).[...] read more