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Las Vegas Golf Courses Share PGA Tour ‘THE PLAYERS’ Feel

May 8, 2008–With THE PLAYERS Championship underway at TPC Sawgrass in Florida, our mind wandered to how some of the best Las Vegas golf courses share the feel and style of the PLAYERS' site. TPC Sawgrass is a sister course to Las Vegas golf courses TPC Las Vegas (resort) and TPC Summerlin (private). All are owned and operated by the PGA Tour and are where the pros play, while Sawgrass designer Pete Dye has twirled his design magic three times here in the Las Vegas desert with the three Las Vegas golf courses at the Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort (pictured). Dye recently added to
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Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort Hosts FullTiltPoker.net World Series of Golf

May 5, 2008–Outdated article. The Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort is the home of three world-class Pete Dye golf courses, and beginning May 12, this Las Vegas golf facility will be the site of an event that pits players who have anted up $10,000 each against each other in a golf format that simulates Texas Hold 'em Poker. The last golfer standing will earn the $250,000 first prize. Notables scheduled to tee it up this year include several members of Team Full Tilt such as Phil Ivey, Allen Cunningham and Chris "Jesus" Ferguson, in addition to other notables like former NFL
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Rhodes Ranch, Tuscany Courses Part of Las Vegas Golf Authority

April 29, 2008–Two very enjoyable golf courses in Las Vegas are Rhodes Ranch Golf Club and Tuscany Golf Club. These Las Vegas golf courses–both Ted Robinson designs–boast his typical, playable style: wide fairways and large greens, plus very few forced carries and beautiful water features. But be careful, the par 3's are a challenge, and you'll need to pay attention to ball position. Both Rhodes Ranch and Tuscany are part of several other Las Vegas golf courses that can be found at lasvegasgolfauthority.com, a website operated by the PGA of America pros who manage the Las Vegas golf courses. You can
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Las Vegas Golf Course Desert Pines Gives Players a Warm, Fuzzy

April 15, 2008–I have to be honest with you. For awhile, I wasn't the biggest fan of Las Vegas’ Desert Pines Golf Club. I'm not sure what it was, and why this Las Vegas golf course didn't give me a true warm, fuzzy. Maybe it was the back-to-back fairways that seemed just a bit too close together, or maybe it was because of my personal struggles with the putter and the Desert Pines greens were just a bit too slick and tough. Poor me. Whatever the case, over the last couple of years, my opinion has done a complete reversal,
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Only Vegas Golf Tournament Highlights Vegas, Golf, Business Mix

April 12, 2008–Las Vegas is the world's most exciting golf destination, as VegasGolfer Magazine calls it, and we here at GolfLasVegasNow.com simply say we are the Ultimate Golf City. And for four days this past week, the city and two of its best Las Vegas golf courses were handed to meeting platters on a silver, golf platter. The playing of the 9th Annual Only Vegas Corporate Invitational brought to town many top-level meeting planners and other travel pros, who are responsible for bringing many groups to Las Vegas to play and do a little business.
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Where to Play Golf in Las Vegas? Find out at GolfLasVegasNow.com!

March 24, 2008–Las Vegas blossomed into one of the best golf destinations in the world several years ago, having gone from about 10 or 15 golf courses in the 1980's to the more than 50 that dot the area today within a few miles of the world famous Las Vegas Strip. And here at GolfLasVegasNow.com we offer direct access to many of the official websites and tee time sheets of the best Las Vegas golf courses (like, Royal Links, pictured) that guarantee the best rates, offering you inside knowledge and Las Vegas golf vacation and rates information, plus educating you
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Las Vegas Golf Marketing Man Honored by American Junior Golf Association

March 12, 2008–Las Vegas golf marketing man Kris Strauss, from OB Sports, operators of several Las Vegas golf courses, has been honored by the American Junior Golf Association for his work in securing media and exposure for several of the organization's events, including the Las Vegas Founders Junior Am played at Las Vegas' Angel Park Golf Club, home of two 18-hole Arnold Palmer-designed Las Vegas golf courses, the Mountain and the Palm. He was honored by the American Junior Golf Association at its Annual Meeting with the 2007 “Media Leader Award”. The Media Leader award is typically given to the
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Johnny Miller’s Las Vegas Golf Course Badlands Place to Be

February 26, 2008–The Badlands Golf Club, one of two Las Vegas golf courses operated by the award-winning Troon Golf, is 27 holes of Johnny Miller and Chi Chi Rodriguez Las Vegas golf decadence. Miller describes the course as an "E Ticket Ride at Disneyland" while some who play it curse it for its thorough desert golf challenge. But many love the course for its desert intrigue, and when you score well at this Las Vegas golf course, you will have earned it. And there are always things happening at The Badlands including demo days, the prestigious ESPN Golf School headed by
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New RioSecco.net Features Las Vegas Golf Packages, Tee Times, T-Mate Photos!

February 15, 2008–Rio Secco Golf Club is one of two Las Vegas golf courses (Cascata is the other) designed by Rees Jones, often referred to as the "Open Doctor." In addition, the Las Vegas golf course is home to the world-famous Butch Harmon School of Golf (you never know when you will bump into Adam Scott, Natalie Gulbis or other big-time pros), and also the T-Mates, the sexy golf hosts that are now prowling the 18 holes at Rio Secco Golf Club on a daily basis. And recently riosecco.net, the official website, re-launched and features video, photos, direct links to Las
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Dramatic Las Vegas Golf Beauty Smack Dab on Strip With Award-Winning Bali Hai Golf Club

February 3, 2008–You see it when you are flying in to Las Vegas. Or when you drive down Las Vegas Boulevard from the south, or you scoot along on Interstate 15 coming in from California. Majestic palm trees, wide, luscious fairways, and glimmering water features draw a golfer's eye to this green oasis that rests in the shadows of the Mandalay Bay. Bali Hai Golf Club, a Lee Schmidt and Brian Curley design, is 18 holes of championship golf and arguably occupies the best location of any of the Las Vegas golf courses. Now you can virtual tour the holes
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Check Out Arthur Hills’ Las Vegas Golf Course Legacy Golf Club Pics, Get Best Rates!

January 21, 2008–The Legacy Golf Club is one of four Las Vegas golf courses operated by OB Sports, and is a challenging design by the esteemed Arthur Hills. The Legacy Golf Club is typified by Arthur Hills fairways that are accented with mounding and ledges in addition to well-placed bunkers that direct golfers where to hit shots, but also gobble up errantly-struck shots. Official Las Vegas golf course guide.
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Tour Las Vegas Golf Course Rhodes Ranch Online, Book Complete Golf Packages

 December 17, 2007–Rhodes Ranch Golf Club is one of two Ted Robinson-designed Las Vegas golf courses (Tuscany Golf Club, a sister course), and offers a friendly round of golf on a Las Vegas golf course that features rolling and wide fairways and challenging and stunning par 3 golf holes, two characteristics for which Ted Robinson golf courses are known. You can take a complete tour of this Las Vegas golf course at rhodesranchgolf.com, and also view package deals, read a funny cartoon or two, and learn about all things Rhodes Ranch Golf Club.
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New Study Helps Visiting Golfers Get Around Las Vegas Golf Courses

February 1, 2007–With more than two million residents, about 39 million annual visitors, and roughly 50 new golf courses built in the last decade, the Las Vegas Valley now sprawls to every corner. Gone are the days when you could get anywhere in 15 minutes. And if you are planning a trip to play golf in Las Vegas, determining your mode of transportation should be at the top of your list. A recent study by Desert Cab of Las Vegas reveals the average roundtrip cab fare to many Las Vegas golf courses, with Bali Hai Golf Club, Royal Links Golf
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Rees Jones’ golf course design philosophy comes to life in Las Vegas

Rees Jones has been named one of golf's most influential people, and is known as the US Open docter for his work at re-tooling some of America's most traditional golf courses to get them ready to host the United States Golf Association's major championship. The world-renowned Cascata, right here in Las Vegas golfdom, reflects his design philosophy perfectly.
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Want to see Pete Dye’s dazzling Vegas courses?

  The Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort is one of Las Vegas golf's best experiences. View the official photo gallery of the three Las Vegas Paiute golf courses now.  Las Vegas Paiute Las Vegas Paiute Golf Resort tee times and information
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Golf Las Vegas Now Debuts

Golf in Las Vegas will never be the same with the launch of golflasvegasnow.com, a website/blog that is the new link to Las Vegas golf, and a place where you can connect direct to the official websites and tee time reservations of Las Vegas' best golf courses.
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