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...]

Banyan Cay site visit

Jack Nicklaus and the Nicklaus Design team did a site visit this week at Banyan Cay—a site the Golden Bear has known for many years—in the heart of West Palm Beach, Florida. Unlike most South Florida layouts, which get their personalities from the … [Read more...]

Golf Advisor’s list of the Top-50 Courses in the U.S. features three Nicklaus Design golf courses that everyday golfers say are the best to play

Golf Advisor announced its annual list of the Top-50 golf courses in the United States, collected by more than 100,000 authentic reviews posted in 2016 from golfers who use and depend on the golf course ratings and review website. Three Jack … [Read more...]

La Gorce Country Club Grand reopening

Jack Nicklaus joined the members of La Gorce Country Club in Miami Beach on January 5 to officially reopen the renovated and redesigned layout. A national audience got an exclusive look at the … [Read more...]

BRG Group launches three more new golf courses in Vietnam

The BRG Group, Vietnam's most dynamic owner and developer of world class golf courses, has announced the development of three new golf courses in the country. The new courses will be developed on sites in the north of Vietnam and in Danang. The … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus breaks ground on Banyan Cay Resort & Golf, a Noble House Hotels & Resorts managed property in West Palm Beach, Florida

Situated on 250 acres in the heart of West Palm Beach, Florida, the redesign of Banyan Cay Resort and Golf began Tuesday, November 29, with a groundbreaking ceremony attended by golf icon and globally acclaimed course designer Jack Nicklaus and other … [Read more...]

Course spotlight: King & Bear

The only collaboration between golf's greatest legends, Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus, King & Bear in St. Augustine, Florida, is set among pristine lakes, beautiful loblolly pines, and stately oak trees. Located at the World Golf Village—a … [Read more...]

Stellar field of PGA TOUR Champions stars set to tee off today in the Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship on the Nicklaus-designed Mountain Course

The 2016 Pacific Links Bear Mountain Championship gets underway today in Victoria, B.C., Canada, at Bear Mountain Golf Resort’s Mountain Course, designed by Jack Nicklaus with his son Steve Nicklaus. Bear Mountain is the only venue in Canada … [Read more...]

Historic Scarlet Course restored by Ohio State alum Jack Nicklaus to test field in Columbus

This week’s Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship is the third of four Web.com Tour Finals events and is the only one of the four returning to the same golf course in 2016—the Scarlet Course at The Ohio State University Golf Club—where Jack … [Read more...]

Golf Magazine selects Nicklaus Design holes to lead front, back nine of Dream 18

With 1,800 holes to choose from on Golf Magazine's 2016–17 Top 100 Courses You Can Play list, there’s no shortage of epic options when it comes to piecing together a public-access “Dream 18”—which is exactly what the magazine did. In … [Read more...]

ICYMI: Jack Nicklaus live from the Creighton Farms Invitational on ESPN 980 with Chris Cooley, Kevin Sheehan

Below are excerpts from Jack Nicklaus’ interview on ESPN 980 live from the Creighton Farms Invitational with co-hosts Chris Cooley and Kevin Sheehan.

ESPN 980: Thirty years ago in April we celebrated the 1986 Masters … [Read more...]