Sergio García has presented in Borriol, his hometown, the training fields of his academy in an act in which he has indicated that the Ryder Cup is the most important thing in his life and in which he has been accompanied by friends and figures of sport.
The golfer from Castellón was accompanied on this day by the basketball world champion, Pau Gasol, the bullfighter Pepín Liria, and players or former football players 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, or the comedian Carlos Latre have also been there. In the training facilities of the Sergio García Golf Academy, various promises of his sport will try to perfect their shots with a teacher García, winner of the Augusta Masters in 2017, among other titles.
The academy is located in the facilities managed by the García family in the 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 earn as much as he can and spend more time with his family.
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He is now focused on seeing what happens with the classification for the Ryder Cup and on enjoying his team in the series, although they will prevent him from being in Valderrama or the Spanish Open.
The golfer has taken advantage of the presentation to make an exhibition with several irons to show the differences between the different clubs, both with the speed and the meters that the balls travel. Gasol has affirmed that this is an opportunity for the new generations.
"It's about making the path a little easier for them than we have had" and at the same time promoting the sport. "Golf is a sport that I have been discovering for two years," he continued. Finally, García has announced that he will promote a tournament in Castellón for juniors whose first edition will be held in October with the aim of giving the kids options to train here and later go to the United States with a university scholarship that allows them to play at the highest level. ”.