Jack Nicklaus joins friends Gary Player and Lee Trevino to headline the Greats of Golf at the 3M Championship

Trio has combined for 377 wins, including 51 majors on regular and senior tours As he was about to land in Blaine, Minnesota—the burgeoning, sports-loving city just outside of Minneapolis—something dawned on Jack Nicklaus: “Hey, I’m … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus recalls 1961 Western Amateur victory

As the Western Amateur, one of the great and storied amateur events in our game’s history, plays out this week at Skokie Country Club in Glencoe, Illinois, I wanted to wish the talented field of players the best of luck. No matter what your future … [Read more...]

Format, golf course at Montrêux have a bite to them in this week’s Barracuda Championship

The Barracuda Championship tees off Thursday at Montrêux Golf & Country Club in Reno, Nev. Billed as the “greatest lip-smacking, golf clapping, summer-loving event in the region,” the Modified Stableford scoring format and the Jack Nicklaus … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus Named Honorary Chairman for 2017 Folds of Honor Patriot Golf Day

Golf legend and course designer named Chairman for the 10-year anniversary of Patriot Golf Day This year, for the third time in event history, a true American icon, Jack Nicklaus, has joined Folds … [Read more...]

Nicklaus Companies and Jack Nicklaus partner with PGA REACH – the charitable foundation of the PGA of America

Nicklaus Companies named a trustee and official partner of PGA REACH and the PGA of America  PGA REACH, the 501 (c)(3) charitable foundation of the PGA of America, and the Nicklaus Companies announced today a historic partnership to … [Read more...]

Nicklaus helps kick off 108th Canadian Open at Glen Abbey, his first solo golf course design

Jack Nicklaus, who first competed in Canada in 1960, was on-hand for the Opening Ceremony of the RBC Canadian Open at Glen Abbey Golf Club, located just outside of Toronto. Glen Abbey, which opened in 1976 and represents the first solo golf course … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus shares his thoughts after Jordan Spieth’s thrilling victory in The Open

Jordan Spieth's Open victory was a great display of guts, determination and skill. This was very enjoyable to watch. Matt Kuchar was terrific. He played very steady, solid golf. Matt just couldn’t make any putts. But he played such good golf. I guess … [Read more...]

Jack recalls July 15, 1978 Open Championship victory

As I have already said, I fell in love with St Andrews on my first visit in 1964, and my sentimental attachment to the town strengthened with each visit. It would be easy to say that my fondness for St. Andrews, its people and the Old Course reached … [Read more...]

Sixth Annual Creighton Farms Invitational hosted by Jack Nicklaus raises record $1.4 million for children’s health charities

ALDIE, Va., July 13, 2017 -- The 2017 Creighton Farms Invitational hosted by Jack Nicklaus was held June 24-26, raising a record $1.4 million-a staggering total that almost doubled the highest fundraising total set in the event's prior five years. … [Read more...]

July 9: The day in 1966 at Muirfield, Scotland, when Jack Nicklaus finally clutched the elusive Claret Jug for his first Open Championship to complete the career Grand Slam

He was only 26 years old, in his fifth year as a professional, and yet the Open Championship had already become an elusive prize in the meteoric career of Jack Nicklaus. By the summer of 1966, the man known as the Golden Bear had won five … [Read more...]

All-Nicklaus Team presented by Barbasol honorees announced

The 24 honorees for the 2017 All-Nicklaus Team presented by Barbasol have been announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA). Players from Divisions I, II, III, NAIA and NJCAA were recognized for their outstanding play during the … [Read more...]