TWILIGHT TEE TIMES
High Season 2019/20 & 2020/21
A hoopoe at Golf Las Américas [by Pablo Olabe]
We are lucky to be able to observe this nice and striking bird, which does not go unnoticed Unmistakable-looking bird, also known as Apupu or Tabobo. It shows on its head a striking crest, of ocher color and with black tips, which it usually deploys when perching, when it is restless or during courtship.
The Hoopoe is insectivorous, it feeds mainly on the larvae and pupae of insects that it looks for directly with the beak in the ground. His singing is a characteristic up-pu-pu-pu, serious and long-range, which has given rise to his Latin name (Upupa).
Bird present all year, with reproduction confirmed according to the status of the Canary Ornithological Society (SOC).
Article by Pablo Olabe · Sociedad Ornitológica Canaria
Hugh Smith and Ana Reyes Mendoza today at Golf Las Américas
DAVID BOSA: "My attendance to Andy Plummer and Andreas Kali seminars has been an unbelievable experience. As a coach, it has been mind-blowing to know how Andy Plummer has been applying the methodology of Stack & tilt along his 40 years coaching experience, with legends like Mike Weird, Aaron Baddeley...
Andreas Kali also applies the system ST, he is chief in the best junior academy in Europe helping junior golf. The academy is challenging, structured, effective with one goal, making champion golfers. What has called my attention was his philosophy, it’s not about perfection, it’s about effort, that’s where the transformation happens.
I will apply some of the factors mentioned in this unforgettable experience to help me as my golf methodology as developing golf juniors at the Golf Las Americas Academy".
Andreas Kali with David Bosa
GOLF LAS AMÉRICAS · HOLE 1
On Valentine's Day, Golf Las Américas will host a special Longest Drive Contest for all players who play 18 holes. The contest will be played on the 1st hole, including 2 categories [ladies and gentlemen].
The contest winners will receive an invitation to take the Afternoon Tea at the Golf Las Américas Restaurant.
So the winners will enjoy a romantic "after golf" with their loved ones watching the sunset on the terrace overlooking the 18th green.
*Exclusive competition for players who reserve a tee time to play 18 holes this coming Friday. Twilight and 9-holes tee times are excluded.
LONGEST DRIVE COMPETITION
Hole 1 Tip: The only place to be on this starting hole is down the middle. The second shot on this hole is the important one.
Either risk the distance of hitting the green in 2 over the lake or lay up to the right.
Gentlemen's category: Afternoon Tea for 2 pax · Golf Las Américas Restaurant
Ladies' category: Afternoon Tea for 2 pax · Golf Las Américas Restaurant
Pics by @Siroldgolfer Bill McLellan
Characters: Vicky & Fran [Golf Las Américas Staff]