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Since Riviera Country Club first hosted LA’s PGA TOUR golf tournament in 1929, the course has been a popular spot for Hollywood stars. From Riviera members like Walt Disney and Humphrey Bogart, to the more recent Adam Sandler and Larry David, Riviera Country Club has been a course where you can be sure to catch more than just the golf action.
PACIFIC PALISADES, Calif. – Bubba Watson reached his goal and joined elite company in the process by winning the $7.2 Genesis Open on Sunday at sun-splashed Riviera Country Club. The slender left-hander and two-time Masters champion has sought to record 10 victories on the PGA TOUR and reached that figure after scoring a two-stroke triumph […]
While defending champion Dustin Johnson was making his move, and two-time champion Bubba Watson took control of the leaderboard, young golf fans took part in various activities as part of kids day at the Genesis Open. As part of the Genesis Open Tee Off For Youth program, busloads of kids of various ages from twelve […]
University of Texas senior Scottie Scheffler shot a 3-under-par 68 at The Riviera Country Club on Monday to win the 2018 Genesis Open Collegiate Showcase and earn an exemption into the 144-player field for this week’s Genesis Open.
Hello, and welcome to the 2018 Genesis Open. We welcome you to the illustrious Riviera Country Club, home of the Genesis Open. As we enter our second year as title sponsor of this prestigious tournament, we look forward to celebrating the tremendous champions that will represent this sport well throughout the upcoming days on these […]
Power, talent and touch. No professional golfer possesses a better combination than Dustin Johnson. Tall (6’4″), lean and athletic, he is a dominating force and is firmly entrenched as the No. 1 player in the world. The 33-year-old Johnson got there last year by rolling to a five-stroke win at the Genesis Open at famed […]
A stellar field featuring many of the top players in the world is set to take on The Riviera Country Club as the PGA TOUR’s Genesis Open tees off February 12-18. The majority of the 144 player field for the Genesis Open was announced today and includes four of the top 10 players in the […]
The 2018 Genesis Open kicks off its tournament week at The Riviera Country Club on Monday, Feb. 12 with its Collegiate Showcase, which teams PGA TOUR professionals playing in the Genesis Open, including world No. 3 Jordan Spieth, with current collegiate stars from the USC, Texas, Kentucky and Washington golf teams. USC’s Justin Suh, Texas […]
I can’t tell you how excited I am to be able to host and play in the 2018 Genesis Open at Riviera. Unfortunately, last year my back was in bad shape and I was unable to participate. What a difference a year makes. I had fusion surgery last April and recently competed in the Farmers […]
Golf is no longer just an escape for dads on the weekends. In 2018, the Genesis Open is even more family friendly than ever before. With new activities for kids of all ages, and free tickets for youth 15 years old and younger, the Genesis Open is the perfect weekend destination for everyone in the family.
Tiger Woods has announced Cameron Champ as the recipient of the Charlie Sifford Memorial Exemption for the 2018 Genesis Open. Since 2009, the exemption has represented the advancement of diversity in the game of golf. Champ will join the field of 144 players at The Riviera Country Club February 12-18.
On Monday, January 29, invited guests and members of the media headed to The Riviera Country Club for media day with defending tournament champion Dustin Johnson. After a press conference and interview, Dustin decided to drop in on a few tournament volunteers who were playing in the golf outing. Since DJ surprised the volunteers, we’re […]
The Riviera Country Club is one of the most iconic venues to watch golf. The unique course design offers amazing viewing spots to watch the world’s best golfers. The front and back nine are unusually intertwined making it easy to get from hole-to-hole. If 2018 is your first time at the Genesis Open or you’re just looking for a great place to watch golf, here are the best places at Rivera to catch all the action.
Jordan Spieth announced today that he will play in the 2018 Genesis Open to be held February 12-18 at The Riviera Country Club, marking his fifth professional start at Riviera. “Riviera is one of my favorite courses in the world,” Spieth said. “I will always remember winning the 2012 NCAA Championship there and it’s always […]
Justin Thomas announced today that he will play in the 2018 Genesis Open to be held February 12-18 at The Riviera Country Club, marking his fourth professional start at Riviera. “Riviera is a great course and has some of the best par-3s of any golf course you’ll play,” Thomas said. “I really do love the […]
The 2018 Genesis Open features several new open to the public elements to enhance the guest experience, while many fan-favorite viewing and entertainment destinations return to Riviera this year.
For years, The Riviera Country Club has been the home of the PGA TOUR in Los Angeles. Legends have been made on the grounds of the club as some of the most iconic moments in golf took place at Riviera. While the Genesis Open ushered in the next chapter of championship golf at Riviera, the […]
Tiger Woods announced today that he will play in the 2018 Genesis Open to be held February 12-18 at The Riviera Country Club. The 2018 Genesis Open will be Woods’ first tournament at Riviera since 2006.
Sporting events have often been used as a method of conducting business, but the entertaining options in a stadium or arena luxury box are all the same. Spending a day at the Genesis Open provides the perfect opportunity to build meaningful business relationships while enjoying a live sporting event unbound by stadium walls and seating […]
Four-time major champion Rory McIlroy announced today he is committed to play in the 2018 Genesis Open. McIlroy will join the world’s best golfers at The Rivera Country Club February 12-18. The 2018 Genesis Open will be McIlroy’s second competitive tournament at Riviera, having fist played in 2016.