Celebrity Pro-Am Profile: Justin Timberlake

Name: Justin Randall Timberlake

Claim to Fame: Singer, songwriter, actor, record producer

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Connections to Golf: 

– Served as the tournament host of the Shriners Hospitals for Children Open from 2008-2012

Purchased, renovated and eventually sold his hometown golf course, Miramichi Golf Course

– Favorite 19th hole beverage: beer, preferably Stella Artois.

– Learned how to hit a draw from Butch Harmon

– Dream foursome includes his father (Paul Harless), Fred Couples and Arnold Palmer

– Competed in the U.S. Open Challenge before the 2009 U.S. Open at Bethpage Black with Michael Jordan and Ben Roethlisberger. JT shot 88.

– Eagled No. 13 at Augusta National, holing out a 9-iron from the fairway

Golf Quote: “Golf is me and buddies out having a good time, but most of all, golf is about me and my dad. Anytime I think of golf, I think about my dad. He taught me how to hit a golf ball and he got me playing.”