Drew Weaver sets a New Course Record on Bahia during the Punta Mita Golf Challenge!
There´s no need to say that the Punta Mita Challenge was a wonderful event full of great guests, amazing food and wonderful golf!
After three rounds at the beautiful Punta Mita Golf Club, Drew Weaver and amateur playing partner Michael Williams claimed victory in the inaugural St. Regis Punta Mita Golf Challenge. An impressive win with a seven shot margin of victory. And to make this victory even more exciting, Drew Weaver, PPG Pro, set a new course record on the challenging Bahia course in the second round, with a score of 66! Now golfers in Punta Mita will have a new challenge while playing in the newest of the two Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses that this wonderful destination features.
The event was full of excitement with celebrity chefs, award winning accommodation, skills Challenges, Touring Professional Clinics, which included secrets of putting with US Open Champion and former Ryder Cup Captain Cory Pavin. If you were here this year we are sure you are coming back for the next edition, and if you missed this opportunity, please mark your calendars, train hard and get ready for the 2016 challenge.
Punta Mita Challenge Overall Winners
1st Place – Drew Weaver and Michael Williams
2nd Place – Matt Nagy and Scott Warman
3rd Place – J.P Mahony and Chaz Hamman
Mixed Division – Richard and Sharon Korsh
Closest to the pin Hole 3-B – Day 1 Richard Korsh
Closest to the pin Hole 3-B – Day 2 Kordell Stewart
Closest to the pin Hole 3-B – Day 3 Derek Gillespie