The 2014 Ryder Cup at the Nicklaus-designed PGA Centenary Course at Gleneagles

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Jack Nicklaus, the 18-time Major winner considered by many as the greatest golfer in the history of the game, has been awarded Honorary Life Membership of The European Tour. The American was presented with a silver membership card by George O'Grady, … [Read more...]

Upper Deck releases new premium line of golf trading cards

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For golf-memorabilia buffs, there’s plenty packed into Upper Deck’s new trading-card set. The 2014 Exquisite Golf Collection comes in packs of six cards, five of which are autographed by a tour pro. The new line was released July 29.Each card is … [Read more...]

Reflection Bay at Lake Las Vegas to reopen in October

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Award-winning Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course to be enhanced and improved
September 25, 2014Reflection Bay Golf Club at Lake Las Vegas will reopen in October, after a complete restoration guided by original course designer … [Read more...]

Five Nicklaus Design courses make Golf Magazine’s Top 100 Courses You Can Play

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Golf Magazine has named five Nicklaus Design courses to its list of the Top 100 Courses You Can Play, published in the magazine’s September issue. The biennial list is the magazine’s guide to the finest public-access golf courses in America. … [Read more...]

35 Nicklaus Design courses make Golf Magazine’s “Best Courses Near You” list

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Naming anywhere between five and 30 golf courses in each state, GOLF Magazine’s latest “Best Courses Near You” list recognizes 35 Nicklaus Design courses in its state-by-state guide. Nicklaus Design layouts in Arizona, California, Colorado, … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus receives BrandLaureate award for excellence in branding

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The Asia Pacific Brands Foundation has honored Jack Nicklaus with the 2014 BrandLaureate Legendary Award. Created to recognize outstanding individuals who have set a benchmark of excellence in their respective industries, the BrandLaureate Legendary … [Read more...]

Nicklaus Golf Balls continue to impress media with commitment to performance, charity and value

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While a relative newcomer to the highly competitive golf ball market, the Nicklaus Golf Ball line has managed to carve a loyal and growing following among both consumers and the numerous media outlets that have tested and covered the balls since the … [Read more...]

Field of 40 announced for Golf Channel’s inaugural Big Break Invitational Tournament at Nicklaus-designed Great Waters at Reynolds Plantation

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A field of 40 former Big Break competitors will go head-to-head in full tournament conditions for the first time this fall at the Golf Channel’s inaugural Big Break Invitational Reynolds Plantation, a four-day invitational tournament airing live … [Read more...]

Castle Pines GC founder Jack Vickers received PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award

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Jack Vickers, whose vision of bringing PGA Tour golf to Jack Nicklaus-designed Castle Pines Golf Club outside Denver, Colorado, resulted in one of the most memorable stops on Tour for more than 20 years, was named the 11th recipient of the PGA Tour … [Read more...]

‘Draw in the Dunes’ provides 45th anniversary retrospective on the 1969 Ryder Cup and the finish that shocked the golf world

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Jack Nicklaus and Tony Jacklin have co-authored a foreword for Draw in the Dunes, a book released this month that documents the 1969 Ryder Cup, during which Nicklaus conceded the last putt to Jacklin, keeping the Cup for the Americans while … [Read more...]

Former PGA of America CEO Joe Steranka to lead Honda Classic host organization

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Joe Steranka, who was the Chief Executive of PGA of America for seven years before his 2012 retirement, has been appointed to lead Children’s Healthcare Charity, the charitable arm of The Honda Classic, which has as its primary beneficiary the … [Read more...]