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...]

GOLF Magazine’s 18th biennial ranking of Top 100 Courses gives nod to Nicklaus Design, the world’s leading design firm

Golf Magazine has released their 18th biennial celebration of the Top 100 Courses in the U.S. and the World, calling the list a “global blast—even if it's not exactly a surprise party.” A mix of the old, the new and the newly rediscovered … [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...]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship extends agreement with Web.com Tour for additional three years

Columbus, Ohio – Tournament Officials announced a three-year extension of the agreement between the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship and the PGA TOUR that insures the tournament will continue as a Web.com Tour Finals event through 2021. … [Read more...]

PGA TOUR Champions heads to the Pacific Northwest and the spectacular Jack Nicklaus-designed Snoqualmie layout for Boeing Classic

This week, the PGA TOUR Champions heads to Snoqualmie, Wash., 25 miles east of Seattle, for the 13th playing of the Boeing Classic at The Club at Snoqualmie Ridge, an acclaimed Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course. Bernhard Langer, the winner of a … [Read more...]

From the vault: One writer argues Jack is the greatest golfer in the world after inaugural THE NORTHERN TRUST, precursor to FedEx Cup Playoffs

Fifty years ago, and long before the introduction of the World Golf Rankings, one sportswriter in Reading, Pa. asked what's now become an age-old question, "Who's the greatest golfer?" At the time, the debate was between Jack Nicklaus and Arnold … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus on Billy Payne stepping down as Chairman of Augusta National and Fred Ridley being named the next Chairman

Although I say this with mixed emotions, I am really very happy for Billy Payne and Augusta National Golf Club. In his 11 years, Billy Payne has taken Augusta National and the Masters Tournament to new levels and under his leadership, the Club and … [Read more...]

On this day in history – first in 1975 and then 1980—Jack Nicklaus cemented his PGA Championship legacy with the final two of his record-tying five PGA titles

One came at a zenith and arguably the most dominant period in the storied career of Jack Nicklaus. The other came when the media began to question how much the Golden Bear had left in his championship gas tank, only to learn that Jack was back and … [Read more...]

Too hot to handle: Jack recalls first PGA Championship victory and winning the 1963 Long Drive Competition

We had just finished the British Open, which I felt like I gave away the week before. The Open was played at Royal Lytham & St. Anne’s, and battling down the stretch for a playoff spot with eventual winner Bob Charles and runner-up Phil Rodgers, … [Read more...]

Nicklaus stirs up a little greatness to lead his team to a win in the Greats of Golf at 3M Championship

Golden Bear’s 15-foot birdie putt on No. 17 gives “Team Greatest Ever” lead, eventual victory In the front row of a grandstand towering about the par-3 17th green at TPC Twin Cities, a man’s voice cut the silence that consumed a … [Read more...]