Nicklaus Design again leads the way with more courses on 2017-18 PGA TOUR schedule than any other design firm

The PGA TOUR has released the full 2017-18 season schedule and it includes six tournaments to be contested on layouts designed by Jack Nicklaus and Nicklaus Design—more than any other designer or firm. Since beginning his golf course design career in … [Read more...]

Colin Montgomerie and Scott McCarron among PGA TOUR Champions stars at Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship

Colin Montgomerie, coming off a victory at the inaugural Japan Airlines Championship, returns to defend his title this week at the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship, played on the Mountain Course at the Bear Mountain Resort in Victoria, … [Read more...]

Nationwide Children’s Championship tees off on The Ohio State University’s Scarlet Course, restored by alumnus Jack Nicklaus

It’s a big week for sports in Jack Nicklaus’ native Columbus, Ohio. The Nationwide Children’s Championship, played on the Nicklaus-redesigned Scarlet Course at The Ohio State University, gets underway today—hours before the Buckeyes take on the … [Read more...]

Great Northern Golf Course now open, becoming Nicklaus Design’s first course design in Denmark

With recent openings in The Bahamas and now Denmark, the world's leading design firm is now represented in 44 countries Great Northern, located in the Central Denmark town of Kerteminde, is now open for play, offering a world-class … [Read more...]

55 Nicklaus Design courses rank among Best Courses in Every State in latest Golf Digest list

It’s been 40 years since Golf Digest first started ranking the best courses in each state—11 years after the debut of their national list. To kick-off 2017, the magazine included six Nicklaus Design layouts on its list of America’s 100 … [Read more...]

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus putting personal touch on new Banyan Cay Course in West Palm Beach, Fla.

The vision of golf’s greatest champion and one of the world’s most acclaimed golf course designers is taking shape in the heart of West Palm Beach, Fla.  Jack Nicklaus, the winner of a record 18 career major championships and whose legacy as a player … [Read more...]

Nicklaus Design layouts on the tee with 600 other courses worldwide in support of Women’s Golf Day on June 6

No fewer than 20 Nicklaus Design layouts are among the more than 600 golf courses registered to host Women’s Golf Day events. Women’s Golf Day is a four-hour experience happening globally on June 6, where women and girls can experience golf for the … [Read more...]

Nine Nicklaus Design layouts ranked by Golf Digest among 2017-18 America’s 100 Greatest Public Courses

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Golf Digest has included nine Nicklaus Design layouts among its 2017-18 ranking of America’s 100 Greatest Public Golf Courses, which the magazine says might be the most important list it publishes. To arrive at the 2017-18 top-100 list, a … [Read more...]

Más golf, por favor: Five Nicklaus Design courses to swoon over this Cinco de Mayo

Quivira Golf Club, Los Cabos, Mexico

The Golden Bear, “El Oso de Oro,” is well-known for his golf course designs south of the border. Nicklaus Design has created 24 golf courses in Mexico—where the weather’s hot, but the golf is even hotter. Nicklaus’ first layout in Mexico debuted … [Read more...]

10 Nicklaus Design courses included in Golfweek’s list of the Top-100 Modern

Jack Nicklaus, Sebonack

Golfweek has released its list of the Top-100 Modern Courses in the United States according to the weekly magazine’s raters. Included in the annual list are 10 Nicklaus Design layouts—all of which are returning to the list for at least the … [Read more...]

PGA National Resort & Spa unveils dramatic new “Bear Trap” statue

PGA National Resort & Spa, host of the PGA TOUR’s Honda Classic played Feb. 23–26, has unveiled a dramatic new statue honoring its famous Jack Nicklaus-designed “Bear Trap” on its acclaimed Champion Course. A replica of the iconic snarling … [Read more...]