Nicklaus Signature Design on Los Cabos Oceanfront Debuts on Prestigious List
Los Cabos, Mexico (Jan. 18, 2018) – Quivira Golf Club, the epic Jack Nicklaus-designed course set along the mesmerizing seascape at the tip of the Baja Peninsula, has been selected as one of the World’s 100 Greatest Golf Courses by Golf Digest magazine.
A first-time member of the elite 100, Quivira Golf Club is one of only four courses in Mexico included.
Marked by sheer granite cliffs, huge windswept dunes and rolling desert foothills 10 minutes from downtown Cabo San Lucas, Quivira Golf Club has captivated the attention of golfers worldwide since its inception in 2014. A par 72 that plays to a maximum of 7,085 yards, Quivira offers more oceanfront exposure than any other course in Los Cabos, combining breathtaking vistas with unforgettable challenges.
That intoxicating mixture did not escape Golf Digest’s expert panel of international judges.
“To see photos of Quivira's cliffhanging fifth and sixth greens, one would expect this to be a mountainous golf course,” the magazine reports. “But a majority of its holes are on Pacific coastline sand dunes close to sea level or along the flank of a high desert plateau dotted with torote and cardon trees.”
“Still, what earns the attention here is the par-4 fifth, its tee at 278 feet above sea level and its green at the far end of a ribbon fairway 107 feet below,” the magazine description adds.
The third biennial ranking of the World 100 Greatest Golf Courses is the first to be dedicated exclusively to global layouts outside the United States. The World 100 Greatest uses a single criterion of overall greatness scored by international panelists, including Americans, organized by Golf Digest affiliate magazines around the world.
For the complete list, visit www.golfdigest.com/story/worlds-100-greatest-golf-courses and for more about Quivira Golf Club, visit www.quiviraloscabos.com/golf.
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About Quivira Los Cabos
Quivira (pronounced key-vee-ra), Mexico’s premier luxury residential resort community, is situated at Land’s End on the Baja Peninsula, with more than three miles of pristine golden beaches, picturesque desert cliffs and panoramic ocean views. This exclusive 1,850-acre master-planned community, founded by renowned resort developer Ernesto Coppel, is a paradise of elegance, serenity and service. Within Quivira, resort guests at Pueblo Bonito Pacifica, The Towers at Pacifica, Pueblo Bonito Sunset Beach, or Montecristo Estates Luxury Villas, and residents of the Copala and Coronado communities have access to Quivira Club. Occupying a spectacular natural landscape, Quivira Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus Signature golf course, is complemented by an exclusive oceanfront clubhouse. Quivira Los Cabos is the ultimate destination for residents and guests to live, love and celebrate life.
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