Archives for Short Game Instruction

Eric Meeks Offers Las Vegas Golf Tip About Surviving the Bunker

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 4, 2015)–Eric Meeks operates the Eric Meeks School of Golf at the TaylorMade Golf Experience on the Las Vegas Strip. Meeks is a former U.S. Amateur champion and played professional golf internationally for many years. Now he focuses his time on helping golfers improve their games, with an emphasis on junior golfers, but he teaches all levels of players. Here is a tip from Meeks about how to survive a bunker when you hit an errant shot. –Instruction by Eric Meeks. 3¬†Tips for Sand Success For set-up and stance, be sure your weight is 90% on
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Women, Wine and Wedges Short Game Clinic at Las Vegas National

Las Vegas, Nevada (September 30, 2014)–Las Vegas National Golf Club is one of the most historic golf courses in Las Vegas, and is also a local and visitor’s favorite. On October 6, resident golf professional Mitch Kemper will be holding a special Women, Wine and Wedges short-game clinic and Happy Hour at the course. For $29, ladies will receive short game tips, two glasses of wine (or beer) and other fun and surprises. Call 702.245.5246 for reservations or email Mitch at mitchkemper@gmail.com. –By Brian Hurlburt.
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PGA Tour, LPGA Tour Pros Offer Tips Prior to Wendy’s 3-Tour Challenge

Las Vegas, Nevada (November 8, 2011)–Some of the world's best golfers are in town today completing the 20th year of the Wendy's 3-Tour Challenge. This Las Vegas golf tournament played at the resort Rio Secco Golf Club features three players from the PGA Tour, LPGA Tour and Champions Tour playing against each other. Prior to the main event today, some of the pros offered golf tips to Golf Channel viewers and others gathered live at the Butch Harmon School of Golf. –By Brian Hurlburt.
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Butch Harmon Reveals Keys to Hitting Wedge In Golf Digest

Las Vegas, Nevada (August 15, 2011)–Butch Harmon teaches the world's best players. And in the July 2011 edition of Golf Digest, he shares his secrets about how to hit a half-distance wedge. Harmon has been voted the world's best golf instructor for the last decade in a Golf Digest poll of his peers. Also, Harmon operates the Butch Harmon School of Golf at Las Vegas golf course Rio Secco. —Staff report.
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