Monthly Archives: June 2008

Did Justin Timberlake, Host of This Year’s Las Vegas PGA Tour Golf Event, Do Us Proud?

Justin Timberlake Headlines Youth Clinic with Butch Harmon

June 7, 2008–It would be easy to throw Justin Timberlake under the bus today for not representing Las Vegas golf very well en route to shooting a 27-over par 98 in US Open conditions on the Friday before the big boys tee off at Torrey Pines next week. Very easy, especially considering he's about a six handicap. […]

Las Vegas’ Rio Secco Golf Club To Host 2009 WAC Golf Championships

June 4, 2008–Rio Secco Golf Club, one of two Las Vegas golf courses designed by the legendary Rees Jones, is set to host the Western Athletic Conference Golf Championships, to be played April 27-29, 2009. Rio Secco Golf Club is a Harrah's Las Vegas golf course and has played host to several notable events over the […]

World’s Poker Stars Putt On Las Vegas’ Southwest Putting Greens


June 1, 2008–The World Series of Poker is underway in Las Vegas at the Rio. The Rio is the home hotel of the Rees Jones-designed Rio Secco Golf Club, a Las Vegas golf course that is the official site of the Butch Harmon School of Golf. Thousands of poker players are vying for the millions and millions of dollars […]