Sergio García introduced Borriol, his hometown, to the training grounds of his academy in an act in which he indicated that the Ryder Cup is the most important thing in his life and in which he was accompanied by friends and sports personalities.
The golfer from Castellón was accompanied that day by the basketball world champion, Pau Gasol, the bullfighter Pepín Liria, and players or former footballers such as Pau Torres and Manu Trigueros, from Villarreal, or Gerard López, formerly from Valencia or Barcelona.
His brother-in-law and his footballer, Pablo Hernández, the new owner of CD Castellón, Bob Voulgaris, and the comedian Carlos Latre were also there. In the training facilities of the Sergio García Golf Academy, various promises of his sport will try to perfect their strokes with a professor García, winner of the Augusta Masters in 2017, among other titles.
The academy is located in the facilities run by the García family in Club de Campo del Mediterráneo, La Coma. Regarding his continuity on the PGA Tour, he confirmed that he is not a member and that his decision is to play the LIV Series because he likes it a lot and because he wants to play less to try to win as much as possible and to spend more time with their family.
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He is now focused on what is happening with the Ryder Cup standings and enjoying his team in the series, although they will prevent him from being at Valderrama or the Spanish Open.
The golfer took advantage of the presentation to make an exhibition with several irons to show the differences between the different clubs, both in terms of speed and the meters traveled by the balls. Gasol said it is an opportunity for new generations.
“It’s about making their path a little easier than the one we had” and at the same time promoting the sport. “Golf is a sport that I discovered two years ago,” he continued. Finally, García announced that he would promote a tournament in Castellón for juniors whose first edition will be held in October with the aim of giving children the opportunity to train here and later go to the United States. United with a university scholarship that allows them to play at the highest level. ”.