Bear’s Paw, the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Naples, completes renovation on time for 35th anniversary

Bear’s Paw Country Club, the first Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course in Southwest Florida, has completed its anticipated renovation and members celebrated the reopening with the first rounds of play on November 1st. During the summer, Nicklaus … [Read more...]

Nationwide’s new sponsorship extension further elevates Memorial Tournament’s lofty stature in golf

The Memorial Tournament, Nationwide and the PGA Tour announced Tuesday a six-year relationship that begins in 2016 with the 41st playing of the Tournament, May 30-June 5. The new agreement extends the partnership between the three organizations … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus honored by Sports Illustrated with first-ever Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Time Inc.'s Sports Illustrated honored Jack Nicklaus as the first recipient of the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award at a special event in New York City on December 15. The award was created in 2008 to honor athletes and sports figures that have … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus and son Gary provide inspired and inspiring play at the 2015 PNC Father/Son Challenge

If you break out the bios, Jack and Gary Nicklaus combined to be the oldest team in the field at the 2015 PNC Father/Son Challenge. But for the Golden Bear, competition never gets old. Jack and Gary Nicklaus, the most veteran tandem at a combined … [Read more...]

Ferry Point leads three Nicklaus Design Courses honored in Golf Digest, GOLF Magazine’s Best New accolades

The highly anticipated “Best New” list by Golf Digest, the leader in golf course rankings, has named three Nicklaus Design golf courses to its annual list, and Jack Nicklaus’ acclaimed design at Trump Golf Links at Ferry Point in The Bronx, … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus returns to The Naples Beach Hotel & GC to help redesign the same course on which he broke 40 at age 11

"And that was with a double bogey on the eighth hole." That is the occasional reminder offered by golf icon Jack Nicklaus, if you are someone collaborating on his account of that special day in history when the Golden Bear, then a cub of just 11 … [Read more...]

Golden Bear visits Santa Barbara’s Montecito Country Club to oversee construction of the Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course

The total redesign of the Montecito Country Club, a staple of the Santa Barbara, Calif., community, is underway and its evolution to a Jack Nicklaus Signature Course took significant strides on Dec. 11 with a site visit from the Golden Bear. … [Read more...]

Seven Nicklaus Design layouts win 12 Asian Golf Awards for 2015

The Asian Golf Awards, billed as "the golf industry's equivalent of the Oscars," has announced seven Nicklaus Design golf courses are recipients of 2015 awards, including Sky 72 Golf Club Ocean Course which was voted the No. 1 course in South Korea. … [Read more...]

The Club at Ibis in south Florida celebrates grand opening of new clubhouse

The Club at Ibis in West Palm Beach, Fla., celebrated the grand opening of its new clubhouse that added an additional 22,000 square feet, as well as amenities to every aspect of the high-end club’s operation. The clubhouse extension completes a $33 … [Read more...]

Golfweek’s Ultimate Guide to Golf Course Living and Great Escapes recognizes 53 Nicklaus Design golf courses

Golfweek has released its 2016 lists of the Best Resort Courses and Best Residential Courses and designer Jack Nicklaus’ work was heavily lauded in the special issue. A total of 53 Nicklaus Design golf courses were recognized, including … [Read more...]

Champion Course at PGA National Resort & Spa in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, honored by IAGTO

The Jack Nicklaus-redesigned Champion Course at PGA National Resort & Spa - South Florida's world-class golf, getaway and meetings destination—has been awarded the 2016 Sustainable Golf Course of the Year Award in the Americas region by the … [Read more...]