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...]

AriZona Launches Lemonade Line with Golf and Sports Icon Jack Nicklaus

WOODBURY, NY – AriZona Beverages is proud to announce that it has partnered with American sports icon and entrepreneur Jack Nicklaus to produce a new line of lemonades branded with his globally known moniker, “Golden Bear.” AriZona wanted to … [Read more...]

Video: Jack reflects on his six Masters Tournament wins

Jack recalls his favorite Masters moments in this new video, courtesy of Sky Sports, the UK broadcast network of the Masters Tournament. … [Read more...]

The Big Three reunite to christen Masters Tournament with Wednesday’s Par 3 Contest and ceremonial tee shot Thursday

Among the Masters Tournament’s many alluring characteristics is its annual embrace of history and tradition. No names embody golf history more than Jack Nicklaus, Arnold Palmer and Gary Player. Known globally as The Big Three, the trio of golf greats … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus, Dustin Johnson and Paula Creamer Encourage Golfers to “Tee It Forward” in 2012

Courtesy of PGA of America Jack Nicklaus has joined with PGA Tour star Dustin Johnson and 2010 U.S. Women’s Open Champion Paula Creamer once again to serve as a spokespersons for Tee It Forward, a joint PGA of America and USGA initiative … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus still leading the way

By Ted Bishop Courtesy of PGA.com To say that Jack Nicklaus needs no introduction to golfers or even sports fans would be the greatest understatement of the year. "The Golden Bear" has won 18 major golf championships while amassing 115 … [Read more...]

2012 Honda Classic Draws Record Attendance, Raising Proceeds for Nicklaus Children’s Health Care Foundation

The 2012 Honda Classic, buoyed by the presence and stellar play of winner Rory McIlroy, as well as Tiger Woods and Lee Westwood, shattered its former attendance records recently on the Jack Nicklaus-redesigned [Read more...]