ABOUT MATT

Meet Matt Henderson

Now a long-time coach in Las Vegas Matt’s instruction constantly evolves with cutting edge information and technology. His instruction not only incorporates science and modern techniques but support and wisdom from world renowned instructors. Matt has coached multiple Tour Players, Division One athletes and competitive juniors. He is also a coach to the people, delivering high level instruction, practice planning, and game improvement solutions to the average golfer. 

Born and raised in Cheyenne, Wyoming Matt attended the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. After graduating he began his career in Instruction teaching with Dave Pelz. He would also spend time as the Assistant Men?s Golf Coach at the University of Tennessee. This diverse exposure has helped develop teaching methods to suit golfers of all levels.

Henderson is a Member of the PGA of America Certified in the Teaching and Coaching field. He carries advanced certifications from the Titleist Performance Institute. Since 2013, Matt has consistently been ranked among the top five teachers in Nevada by GolfDigest and is a member of the magazine’s elite “Best Young Teachers” list.   He has earned multiple PGA honors including the 2013 and 2019, 2020, and 2021  SNPGA Teacher of the Year. His first book, The Book of Shots, is slated to be released in the Spring of 2022

TPC Las Vegas

The award-winning championship golf course at TPC Las Vegas is one of the few PGA TOUR golf courses that can be played by the general public. If you book a golf package and stay at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort & Spa, you can enjoy preferred tee times and personalized service at TPC Las Vegas.

From 1996-2006, TPC Las Vegas has hosted the Las Vegas Senior Classic, Bard Capital Challenge and the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open and is part of the PGA TOUR’s acclaimed TPC Network, which includes sister golf courses such as TPC Sawgrass, Home of THE PLAYERS, TPC Scottsdale, host of the Waste Management Phoenix Open and TPC Boston, host of the Deutsche Bank Championship. TPC Las Vegas, previously known as TPC at The Canyons, has received a four-star rating in Golf Digest’s “Best Places to Play,” been named one of their “50 Best Golf Courses for Great Service in North America”, ranked among the “Top Ten Best Golf Resorts in the USA” by Condé Nast Traveler and recently was honored with the 2013 Silver State Award, naming TPC Las Vegas the best course in Nevada.

Unparalleled golf is just the start of what makes your TPC Las Vegas experience so extraordinary. As our guest, you’re invited to take advantage of all the services and amenities we offer including:

  • PGA TOUR standard services and amenities in our clubhouse
  • Event hosting and planning
  • Award winning Golf Shop
  • The Player’s Club – a membership that offers exclusive golf course privileges
  • Great food and friendly service at the TPC Grille—considered a hidden gem by locals

Experience Las Vegas golf at its best. Book your TPC Las Vegas golf vacation now.