Jack Nicklaus, Community Leaders Kick Off 73rd Senior PGA Championship Presented By KitchenAid In Benton Harbor

The 73rd Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid was kicked off Tuesday afternoon by a host of community leaders and PGA officials including Michigan Governor Rick Snyder; Dave Whitwam, general chairman of the 73rd PGA Championship presented … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus Golf Academy Announces Its Grand Opening at Grupo Vidanta Resorts in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico

The new Jack Nicklaus Golf Academy at the Nicklaus Design Nayar Golf Course in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico, is set for late June of 2012. The Nicklaus Academy in Nuevo Vallarta will be the Nicklaus group's fifth such facility in Mexico and 22nd in the … [Read more...]

Scioto Country Club to host 2016 US Senior Open

The United States Golf Association announced that Scioto Country Club, the club where Jack Nicklaus learned and nurtured his game as a young boy growing up in Columbus, Ohio, will host the 2016 U.S. Senior Open Championship. This will be the fourth … [Read more...]

Limited edition Nicklaus products highlight five golden decades: 1962-2012

This June marks the 50th anniversary of Jack Nicklaus’ historic win at the 1962 U.S. Open against long-time competitor and friend Arnold Palmer. A number of limited-edition commemorative products are being released to recognize the Golden Bear’s golf … [Read more...]

Nicklaus and other greats give fans a “good ole day”

Standing on the tee of the par-5 13th hole of The Woodlands Tournament Course, Jack Nicklaus scanned the four-deep row of fans along the left side and asked if anyone knew how long the hole was. One fan replied, “For you, Jack, a driver and … [Read more...]

Jack joins long-time friends and competitors Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, and Lee Trevino for “Greats of Golf” exhibition

In a rare reunion of golf’s greatest players and personalities, Jack Nicklaus will join long-time friends and competitors Arnold Palmer, Gary Player, and Lee Trevino in an exhibition round Saturday as part of the Insperity Championship, a Champions … [Read more...]

USGA film on Nicklaus’ first US Open win

By DOUG FERGUSON AP Golf Writer JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—Jack Nicklaus was a 22‐year‐old rookie, golf's next big star still without a win as a pro. Arnold Palmer, the Masters champion and first golfer to transcend his sport, was at the peak of his … [Read more...]

USGA’s first-ever network documentary, “1962 US Open: Jack’s First Major,” to air before final round of US Open

A new documentary about the Golden Bear, “1962 U.S. Open: Jack’s First Major,” and the first-ever United States Golf Association film produced for network television will air before the final round of the 2012 U.S. Open. The one-hour documentary … [Read more...]

Miami Children’s Hospital Nicklaus Outpatient Center to expand pediatric care services in Palm Beach County

The Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation and Miami Children’s Hospital (MCH) announced Friday the planned opening of the Miami Children’s Hospital Nicklaus Outpatient Center. The 21,500-square-foot facility, to open in the summer of 2012, will … [Read more...]

U.S. House passes bill that would award Jack Nicklaus the Congressional Gold Medal

The U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill this week that would award Jack Nicklaus the Congressional Gold Medal, the highest honor the U.S. Congress can bestow on civilians. House and Senate committee rules require that bills awarding … [Read more...]

An interview with Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player following the ceremonial Masters tee shot Thursday

CRAIG HEATLEY: Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. Another historic morning at Augusta National. I'm truly humbled and delighted to introduce to you three of golf's all‑time greats. True icons and role models to millions and millions around the … [Read more...]