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On Wednesday the 14th of September, the 30th annual Casa de Campo Open golf tournament was officially opened with a welcome cocktail and dinner held at Casa de Campo’s Playa Minitas. This year, over 275 golfers from Casa de Campo as well as overseas are took part in the Casa de Campo Open golf tournament, a 5-day event, which began on Thursday the 15th of September and finished on Saturday the 17th of September. On Wednesday before the opening cocktail on playa Minitas, the golfers played a ‘practice game,’ following which they celebrated the beginning of the tournament at the ’19th hole’ bar. The welcome cocktail began was held at Casa de Campo’s beautiful Minitas beach, the banquet tables and bars had been set up on the actual beach itself, creating a beautiful ambience – not much can rival dinner and drinks on the beach under the stars! Dinner was served buffet-style to the hungry golfers as Giles Gagnon, Casa de Campo’s Director of Golf welcomed the players and familiarised them with the rules and format of the tournament. The tournament was played on Casa de Campo’s beautiful Pete Dye designed courses; the Teeth of the Dog, Dye Fore. More photos and tournament results will be published soon!