by Manuel Calderon de la Barca
Velas Resort official sponsor of the LPGA Futures Tour 2011 announces that 111 Professional Golf women players, had the opportunity to participate in this tournament held from April 4th to 10th. These ladies are aspiring and eager to become part of the top and most elite golf league in the world, the LPGA
Velas Resorts, beyond all inclusive, beyond all compared is always in major events. This time, Riviera Nayarit was the perfect spot where the very only season in Mexican territory of LPGA Futures Tour 2011, takes place with the Riviera Nayarit Classic
The Californian third-year pro Ryann O´Toole started final round tied for tenth, four shots off the lead, but she carded a bogey-free finish with six birdies to post a winning score of 8-under 211 at El Tigre Golf & Country Club.
O´Toole signed a 67 card, six under par, to claim the amazing huichol trophy of Championship of the Riviera Nayarit Classic, within LPGA Futures Tour in third season.
Golfers arrived to our country on april 4th to participate 6th and 7th in Pro-Am Tournament, open for everyone in which amateurs golf lovers played among professionals and were eligible to win extraordinary prizes, as luxury stays in Velas Resorts valued in 15,000 USD and so much more.
Beside offering a $125,000 dollars bid -which $17,500 was for the winner- all funds were donated to benefit causes through Lorena Ochoa Foundation, the best Mexican golfer in all history, who was there at El Tigre supporting and cheering their latin partners.
Grand Velas Riviera Nayarit offered a fancy welcome cocktail at the beach for all contestants.