The Australian Golf Club and this week’s Australian Open embody the Golden Bear’s love of the country, the course and competition

4th Hole Front Evening

From staff and wire reportsThis week’s Australian Open represents so many important aspects of Jack Nicklaus’ career and life: his passion for tournament golf; his love of golf course design; the friends that have helped shape his path; … [Read more...]

Pumpkin Cookies with Penuche Frosting


COOKIES ½ c. firmly packed brown sugar 1 c. canned pumpkin 1 egg 1 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp. cinnamon ¾ c. chopped nutsFROSTING ½ c. firmly packed brown sugar 1½ – 2 c. powdered sugar ½ c. sugar 1 c. butter,  softened 1 tsp. vanilla 2 … [Read more...]

Nicklaus Golf Ball line launches industry-first monthly subscription service


Innovative, premium product helps raise funds for children’s charitiesNicklaus Golf Balls—the line of premium golf balls designed, tested and perfected with active … [Read more...]

Ferry Point, Potomac Shores lauded by Golf Digest as 2014’s ‘Best New’


Both Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Courses to finish construction in the United States in 2014 have been named to Golf Digest’s prestigious “Best New Courses” list, and both rank within the list’s top-10. Trump National Golf Links at Ferry … [Read more...]

Paul Scaletta, The Bear’s Club, named South Florida PGA Player of the Year


Paul Scaletta, PGA Assistant Golf Professional at The Bear’s Club, the Florida home club for the Nicklaus family, has been named the 2014 South Florida PGA Player of the Year. Scaletta’s outstanding performance on the course this season landed him at … [Read more...]

PGA National Resort & Spa reopens Nicklaus-renovated Champion Course


A redesigned 14th hole will serve as a fitting prelude to the Bear TrapPGA National Resort & Spa’s acclaimed Champion Course—the Jack Nicklaus-redesigned host of the PGA Tour’s Honda Classic and home of the famous “Bear Trap”—has … [Read more...]

Korean President Park Geun-hye accepts Honorary Chairperson role for The Presidents Cup 2015 at Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea


The PGA Tour recently announced that Korean President Park Geun-hye has accepted the invitation to be Honorary Chairperson of The Presidents Cup 2015, when the competition will be played in Asia for the first time in history at [Read more...]

Limited number of ‘A Golden 18,’ featuring some of Nicklaus’ best U.S. design work, available


A limited number of copies remain of the first printing of A Golden 18—A Showcase of Legendary Clubs Designed by Jack Nicklaus, published by the Legendary Publishing Group. Released in June and already having sold through nearly 4,000 … [Read more...]

Desert Mountain gets high marks as host of Charles Schwab Cup


After season-ending championship, the Club and its Nicklaus Signature Course receive raves from Champions TourBy John Davis, Special for azcentral sportsSequels often … [Read more...]

The Loxahatchee Club hires former Augusta National clubhouse manager


The Jack Nicklaus-designed Loxahatchee Club in Jupiter, Florida, has recently appointed Riza Mutluguler as its new Club Manager, where he will lead the day-to-day operations of the members-only private club. Mutluguler comes to The Loxahatchee Club … [Read more...]

Toscana Country Club launches construction of eight new golf holes to bring experience to 36 holes


Larry Bohannan, The Desert SunThe construction of eight new holes at Toscana Country Club in Indian Wells is big news. Those eight Jack Nicklaus-designed holes, which will complete the North Course at Toscana, are the first holes to be … [Read more...]