In Pizá Golf we celebrate Independence Day with two awards, Global Future Design Awards and Top 100 best architects of Mexico, recognizing the quality that distinguishes Pizá Golf.
Amongst the Top 100 architects we are pleased to share the podium with Sordo Madaleno, Rojkind, Gracia Estudio, and other prestigious firms, with whom we have collaborated.
Following the implementation of our #wellnessgolf concept, our disruptive and innovative designs remain in the eyes of the world of awards for golf and resort architecture. Wellness Golf, a concept proudly invented by a Mexican, was presented at the USGA Innovative Symposium held in Japan in March of this year, under “Redefining Golf Facilities” precept.
CHABLÉ WELLNESS GOLF
The idea of #wellnessgolf at Chablé Resort & Spa was to create an idyllic site for guests to enjoy one of the most exclusive hobbies in the world, they are also encouraged to challenge their own limits and experience this physical and environmental atmosphere. Here, a handicap is not required to win; The new relaxed dynamic mode motivates a friendly round between colleagues and family without the pressure of the traditional 18-hole format.
It consists of four greens in the center, par 3, with five starting tees and fairways, which can be played in 6, 9, 12, 15 and 18 hole format catering to the desire of the participants. The distances from the tee to green range from 40 to 180 yards. It is played in a multimodal way, as the place lends itself to various round developments according to the attitude of the players and the mood of each individual. Regardless of the combinations, the course has an estimated maximum of 90 minutes per round of play time.
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We want to thank Maui Jim, the world’s leading brand for its quality in polarized sunglasses with the highest available sun protection and unique color enhancement technology. Thanks to its filters, Arq. Pizá can see the vibrant colors each visit he makes on the golf courses, while protecting his eyes from the effects of harsh glare and harmful rays.
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Congruent with the growth of First Tee Mexico program, from June 17 to 19 of this year, the certification by First Tee USA to 20 instructors of the program in Mexico was carried out. The training was given by Connie Capanegra, coach and director of the Palm Beach chapter of Florida, USA, together with the presence of the general director, Agustín Pizá.
El Copal Golf course hosted this first certification and joined as a new chapter of First Tee Mexico. In this first edition, two of the four levels of the program, the level player and pair, were taught. These first two levels teach how to play golf, #firstteemexico codes of conduct, the 10 pillars of the program, golf skills and healthy habits. We thank all our instructors for their great work for the benefit of creating better citizens in Mexico.
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