U.S. Kids Golf chooses Riviera Maya Golf Club this year to host the Mayan Challenge 2019 children’s tournament

US Kids Golf is the youth league with the most presence in the world

The competition, which will be held between September 13 and 15, will feature around 130 players between 7 and 18 years from four countries

This is a scoring tournament for the World Amateur Golf Ranking and the qualifying route for the US Kids Golf Teen World Championship and the US Kids Golf World Championship in 2020

Bahia Principe Golf, the division of the Living Resorts business unit of Grupo Piñero that manages four golf courses in Mexico and the Dominican Republic, has reached an agreement for Riviera Maya Golf Club to host between September 13 and 15 on September Mayan Challenge 2019: a competition organized by US Kids Golf, a reference entity in the field of children’s and youth golf with more presence in the world and organizer of the largest international championship for players between 7 and 18 years.

As a result of this agreement, this golf course located in the Riviera Maya, 25 kilometers from Tulum, will host around 130 players at that time, mostly from four countries: Mexico, Peru, the United States and Colombia.

The Mayan Challenge 2019 will be one of the 8 partner championships organized by US Kids Golf in 2019, along with other international events distributed by Australia, the United Kingdom, New Zealand, Brazil and Mexico, which in addition to the appointment at the Riviera Maya Golf Club already hosted between May and June another competition in Aguascalientes.

Vanessa Vignali, Corporate Director of Bahia Principe Golf, believes that “being the venue of an international competition like this Mayan Challenge hand in hand as well as a reference partner in the field of children’s golf like US Kids Golf not only continues to position our Riviera Maya Golf Club as a reference field in the Caribbean, but is perfectly aligned with our vocation to return the most inclusive golf, opening it not only to high competition among adult players, but also to children, young people and newly initiated people in their practice. In fact, holding this test in our field certifies it as US Kids Family Course. ”

The main purpose of US Kids Golf Mayan Challenge is to provide a direct internationalization platform to the best Mexican and international players, as it allows them to access invitations to the most important children’s and youth tournaments in the world, as well as the possibility of entering the rankings Global most important. In this sense, the winners of the Mayan Challenge 2019 will also access the two international US Kids Golf tournaments: e US Kids Golf World Championship and the US Kids Golf Teen World Championship – the two largest world competitions for children and youth players.

The Riviera Maya Golf Club, designed by Robert Trent Jones II, was recently recognized by Golf Digest magazine as one of the best in Mexico and America, and integrates its 27 holes in a natural environment of lakes and cenotes – the native jungle of the Riviera Maya