Golfers César and Freddy Rodríguez win the Grand Thomas Celebrity Classic in its fifteenth version, held last Saturday in Cap Cana.
The Rodríguez team had a sum of 64 suits to win the highest award, one less than the couple in the second box.
The tournament that had three stops, Puerto Plata, Santiago, and Cap Cana was dedicated to the Reserve Bank of the Dominican Republic for its 80th anniversary, bringing together 120 players in pairs, in the Scramble mode competing in categories A and B.
In category B, Fernando Luciano and Allan Estévez prevailed with a net score of 66 in first place, Leo Morales and Eddy Ureña won second place with 68 and José Clase and Víctor Collado obtained third place with 69.
At the conclusion of the award ceremony, the golfers, lulled by the enchanting sound of the Caribbean Sea, enjoyed a spectacular party, an exquisite lunch, as well as the long-awaited raffle.
Haime Thomás, president of Quality Life Foundations, creator of the GTC, thanked Jorge Subero Medina, president of Cap Cana Group for all the collaboration and facilities for the successful celebration of the tournament in his challenging and award-winning course, Punta Espada Golf Course.
Likewise, he expressed his gratitude to the Chief of the Navy of the Dominican Republic Ramón Gustavo Betances Hernández, ARD, Commander General, Navy of the Dominican Republic, who provided us with the marching band and the Marine Guard platoon.
Jimmy Frías Velázquez, CEO of Public Marketing, organizer of the event expressed his gratitude to the sponsors who supported the event and also to those who during 15 years and 24 tournaments have made the GTCC the best tournament in the country.
The fifteenth version of the Grand Thomás is dedicated to the Reserve Bank for its 80 years of foundation due to the high value of the entity as a financial, cultural, educational, and sports support in the Dominican Republic.
Rafael Octavio Castillos, director técnico del torneo destacó la caballerosidad de los jugadores manifiesto en el desafiante e imponente campo diseñado por Jack Nicklaus.
El Grand Thomás Celebrity Classic nació en Santiago en el 2006, se han realizado 24, de los cuales 15 han sido en el campo de golf Las Aromas, 7 en el Playa Dorada Golf Club; 2 en el Este (1 en Diente de Perro, 1 Punta Espada).
The championship was sponsored by Banreservas, Datacrédito, La Monumental de Seguros, Swisher, ARV Group, Rilix, Ecocisa, Parval, HOMS, Cemento Cibao, Corporación Zona Franca, Banco Popular, Café Montealegre, Café Santo Domingo, Blue Jack Tarr, Banesco, Constructora Pedreira, Glenlivet, Chivas Regal, Propagas, Brugal, Banco popular, Asociació. Popular, Agua Cascada, Tamboril Free Zones: Nonlethal / tech, Arturo Fuente, Pizano, Asadero doña Pula, Proindustria, Coraasan, Saga Cigars, Davidoff, La Flor Dominicana, Cigarzona, Procigar, SX drink, Okava, Florentini, Remax Monumental, Blackbird , Ht News, Jimswayrd, Public marketing, TwentyWines, Audiolux; Alkifiesta, Volvo, Cap Cana, Leo Sánchez Sport, La Famosa, Yayas Cigars, Breye, Banca la Botija and De Clase Corporations.