Legend Lee Elder Shares Quote About Excellence, Las Vegas Clinic

Lee Elder is iconic figure in the world of golf. He is a true trailblazer, having been the first African American to ever play in The Masters. Tiger Woods listed him as an idol. Elder sought excellence his entire life and knows he got there, and a few years ago he shared that experience at Las Vegas Golf Club with this writer and some others gathered on the range. This Saturday, July 23, Elder gives another clinic at the historic Las Vegas National Golf Club. National is where Tiger won for the first time on the PGA Tour. Check out


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Las Vegas Golf Insider Newspaper Notebook Features Royal Links

The Las Vegas Golf Insider is writing a weekly golf notebook in the Las Vegas Review-Journal, covering a lot of topics. This week, the focus was on the new helicopter and golf package offered at Royal Links Golf Club. Royal Links in Las Vegas features 18 holes that replicate holes played during The Open Championship including the Postage Stamp at Royal Troon, the home of the Open Championship in 2016. Now the executives at Royal Links, Maverick Helicopters and some of the top resorts in Las Vegas have teamed up to offer VIP helicopter and golf packages including limo to


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Vegas Pro Spotlight: Butch Harmon Pro Vic Wilk

Las Vegas, Nev. (Dec. 3, 2015)—This story was also posted at GolfLasVegasNow.com. It’s one of those phrases that’s been uttered thousands, if not millions, of times: Let’s go to Vegas. And with those words, Vic Wilk started a Vegas golf journey that has evolved into what he calls a picture-perfect life. That life has included more amateur titles than he can count, a professional victory on the Nike Tour (now the Web.com Tour) as well as his latest venture: an instructor at the Butch Harmon School of Golf where he lends a helping hand to professional players as well as those just


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Bear’s Best Las Vegas Is a Jack Nicklaus Gem

Bear’s Best Las Vegas features 18 of the favorite holes ever designed by the legendary Jack Nicklaus. How do we know? Because the Golden Bear picked them out himself. The Bear’s Best Las Vegas concept features replica homes from Nicklaus courses such as Cabo Del Sol, PGA West, Castle Pines and other Nicklaus delights. Bear’s Best Las Vegas is operated by Club Corp so offers special membership tee times, but is also open to all Las Vegas golfers. Bear’s Best Las Vegas Las Vegas tee times and golf packages with Bear’s Best Las Vegas are available at the official website


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“Sexiest” Vegas Par Am at Bali Hai Golf Club Features VIP Golf, Female Caddies–VIDEO

Las Vegas, Nevada–EDITED 10/30/15–It’s almost time for another “world’s sexiest golf tournament” as the annual Vegas Par Am will tee off on August 15 at Bali Hai Golf Club. The Las Vegas golf tournament features the Par Mates female caddies, VIP golf at Bali Hai with a two-night stay at MGM Grand plus much more. To check out all of the details click now to the VegasParAm.com for all of the details and to reserve your spot. The event in 2015 was a huge success so stay close to the link below about the Par Am for news about the event in


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Ride the Wave of the Fun, Exhilerating Golfboard at Las Vegas National Golf Club

There is a wave starting to catch on—almost literally–at Las Vegas National Golf Club. That wave is the new and innovative Golfboard. Everyday golfers and media are loving the new product that brings surfing and snowboarding to the fairways creating a fun and exciting combination that brings a new element to the grand ole game. The Golfboard at Las Vegas National Golf Club The Golfboard was voted “Best New Product” at the 2014 PGA Show in Florida, and the historic Las Vegas National Golf Club was the first course in the world to officially embrace the potential future of golf.


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Think Young, Play Hard Golf Digest Invitational in Vegas

EDITED 10/30/15. NEW DATE IS APRIL 21-24, 2016 in Las Vegas. — The Las Vegas golf place to be this Spring is playing in the Think Young Play Hard Invitational sponsored by Golf Digest and Walters Golf. Las Vegas’ opulence on and off the golf course is known around the world. With the Think Young Play Hard Invitational, set for April 21-24, 2016, golfers will have their chance to find out for themselves. Two stunning and memorable Las Vegas golf courses, Bali Hai Golf Club and Royal Links Golf Club, will be played and players will go VIP with accommodations provided by


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Las Vegas Golf Insider Series: Revealing the Best Par 3 Holes in the Ultimate Golf City

Las Vegas, Nev.–Let’s face it, Las Vegas is full of beautiful and challenging golf courses. Narrowing it down to a few of the best is tough. Taking that list and paring it down to some of the best par 3 golf holes is even tougher. But, tee it up on these top Vegas courses, and you’ll take on some of the best par-3 holes anywhere. So grab your golf clubs and your camera and take your best shots on these holes with both. This is the first in a series of articles to highlight the best golf holes in Las


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Visit By Obama Proves That Las Vegas Is an Ultimate Golf City Year Round

This article originally appeared on GolfLasVegasNow.com, a website that is your link to Las Vegas golf. There are more than 60 golf courses in the Las Vegas Golf Region, and over the previous two days, President Barack Obama played a couple of them in near perfect weather in late November. Obama played Shadow Creek–once named the top golf course in the world by The Robb Report–and also Reflection Bay Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus design that once was a Top 100 golf course in America until it was closed due to the economy but recently re-opened. Obama is just another in a


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The Wolf at Paiute Included in Golfweek Top 100 List for 2015

The Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort, which is the home to three Pete Dye-designed signature Las Vegas golf courses, is a favorite of both local and visiting Las Vegas golfers. The resort has earned many awards since its opening in the nineties, and the Resort recently added to the tally when it was recently named to the Top 100 of Golfweek’s Best Resort golf courses, coming in at 75th on the prestigious list. “It is a wonderful honor to be named as one of Golfweek’s Best Resort golf courses, and we don’t take such recognition lightly. The team here at the


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