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September Newsletter of Happenings and Coming Events at Punta Sayulita

Punta Sayulita
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September 20, 2013

In follow-up to last month's report regarding Punta Sayulita's 2-man team of Ryan Helm & Kevin Roberts placing 10th overall in their class and 3rd place in their age division in the grueling 32-Mile Molokai-2-Oahu race, check out this short re-cap video capturing the environment of the race. Many thanks go out to videographer Jim Walsh and video editor Darrin Polischuk. (Punta Sayulita)

Greetings from Punta Sayulita. Below is a summary of some of the recent happenings and other upcoming events at Punta Sayulita. Make sure to visit our blog to get our latest news, event and construction progress.

Construction Progress Update

Construction is accelerating at Punta Sayulita with now 5 residences currently under construction. Advancement on the Punta Sayulita Beach & Surf Club facility continues on all fronts including commencement of the last component, the fitness center/library building. Installation of landscaping for the Beach Club is in progress.

Continuation of the Installation of onsite & offsite utilities and road surfacing is underway and will be in process for the next 6 to 7 weeks.

Make sure to visit our Construction Progress Photo Gallery to view the latest construction progress photographs of Punta Sayulita. Targeted completion date for the Beach Club along with the delivery of the first collection of residences is this November.

Punta Sayulita Real Estate Update

With only four residences remaining in Phase 1, we encourage prospective members to act now to take advantage of our valuable groundbreaking incentives applicable to these last remaining Phase 1 residences. This incentive program will expire upon the opening of the Punta Sayulita Beach Club. Highlights of this program include:
- 10% Discount off List Price
- Installment Payment Program (purchase price payable over course of construction (12 months)
- EZGO Terrain Golf Cart Included

To schedule a tour and/or receive further information on the remaining Phase 1 and the soon to be released Phase 2 residential opportunities please contact the Punta Sayulita sales office. You can also view Punta Sayulitaís illustrative available properties map by clicking here.

Where "TBL" Means Triple Bottom Line and a Truly Balanced Lifestyle

With the upcoming opening of the Punta Sayulita community just a few months away, we wanted to take the opportunity to reflect on some of the core principals that have guided us from the beginning in creating our vision for the Punta Sayulita community. Moreover, we wanted to recognize our resident members who have embraced this philosophy by choosing Punta Sayulita as their home. Click here to read our blog post as well as our White Paper discussing the TBL philosophy.

Anne Menke Book Signing Event Supports Costa Verde International School's Scholarship Program

On Friday evening, Septemeber 6th in San Francisco, CA, Punta Sayulita hosted a book signing event for renowned fashion photographer and Sayulita resident, Anne Menke, featuring her critically acclaimed photography book, See the World Beautiful. The book features photographs of people and cultures from around the world, taken by Anne during her globetrotting for various fashion-shoot assignments. The evening was a great success with over $3,500 raised for CVIS's scholarship program. Just last week Anne was featured in the New York Times as a participating photographer in a new marketing campaign for Condé Nast Traveler magazine which you can read here. Punta Sayulita would like to thank gracious co-hosts Will & Kelly Wick for opening their beautiful home for the event which provided for a stunning location offering views of San Francisco Bay on a balmy Indian Summer evening. Will, a recognized interior designer and founder of Wick Design Group, is designing the interiors for a member's custom home at Punta Sayulita scheduled for delivery this fall.

Sayulita Sea Turtle Program

The Sayulita sea turtle volunteers are continuing their routine patrols under the cover of darkness to locate endangered sea turtle nests and transfer the eggs to a protected beach nursery. Punta Sayulita's Jose Luis Caselin provides the following report from one of his recent patrols and also provides these great pictures.
View the photo gallery.

August 31st Patrol 12:00 am - 5:00 am
2 Program Volunteers
16 Guest Volunteers
6 nests located
5 Sea turtles observed - Olive Ridley (Lepidochelys Olivacea)
597 eggs collected
Incubation: 45 days approx.
Expected hatching date: October 14, 2013

A big thank you to these volunteers. And for those who are planning to visit Sayulita and would like to volunteer for an evening turtle egg patrol please contact Jose Luis Caselin at jlcaselin@puntasayulita.com.

Ocean Conservancy Beach Clean Up

A fantastic turn-out for last Saturday's beach clean up where approximately 60 volunteers participated including children from San Igancio's Casa Clu Children's Center and support from Vallarta Adventures tour company who generously provided t-shirts, bags and vehicles. Following the beach clean up volunteers were treated to a BBQ lunch at the Punta Sayulita Beach House. Thank you to everyone for pitching-in to help keep our beaches clean.

Punta Sayulita SUP Team Report

Congrats to Ryan Helm and Fernando Stalla on their respective top ten results within the past couple of weeks at the America's Cup World Series SUP Races in San Francisco and at the SUP Challenge in Waikiki. Both Ryan & Fernando will be competing later this month in Dana Point, CA, at the 6th Annual Battle of the Paddle event, considered the "Super Bowl" of SUP racing. Both hope to improve on their top 10 results last year and to take the SUP relay title where last year they finished 2nd.

Molokai-2-Oahu Re-Cap Video

In follow-up to last month's report regarding Punta Sayulita's 2-man team of Ryan Helm & Kevin Roberts placing 10th overall in their class and 3rd place in their age division in the grueling 32-Mile Molokai-2-Oahu race, check out this short re-cap video capturing the environment of the race. Many thanks go out to videographer Jim Walsh and video editor Darrin Polischuk.

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CHARITY ALERT Vallarta Botanical Garden Needs Your Help

TripAdvisor singled out the Botanical Garden for removal and placed us on our own page in Cabo Corrientes.

Please write and ask TripAdvisor why all other Cabo Corrientes attractions are still on the Puerto Vallarta page while only the Garden was removed.

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