Nicklaus.com http://www.nicklaus.com The Official Site of Jack Nicklaus, Nicklaus Design, and Nicklaus Golf Balls Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:15:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 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 http://www.nicklaus.com/news/jack-nicklaus-cemented-his-pga-championship-legacy-with-the-final-two-of-his-record-tying-five-pga-titles/ Thu, 10 Aug 2017 16:51:44 +0000 http://www.nicklaus.com/?p=10459 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 that 40 was just a number and not […]

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Too hot to handle: Jack recalls first PGA Championship victory and winning the 1963 Long Drive Competition http://www.nicklaus.com/news/july211963/ Wed, 09 Aug 2017 13:00:02 +0000 http://www.nicklaus.com/?p=10412 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, I made mistakes 23 year olds tend to make to […]

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Nicklaus stirs up a little greatness to lead his team to a win in the Greats of Golf at 3M Championship http://www.nicklaus.com/news/nicklaus-stirs-little-greatness-lead-team/ Tue, 08 Aug 2017 13:46:13 +0000 http://www.nicklaus.com/?p=10452 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 critical moment in the Greats of Golf competition Saturday during the second round of […]

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Jack Nicklaus joins friends Gary Player and Lee Trevino to headline the Greats of Golf at the 3M Championship http://www.nicklaus.com/news/jack-nicklaus-joins-friends-gary-player-lee-trevino-headline-greats-golf-3m-championship/ Sat, 05 Aug 2017 14:51:50 +0000 http://www.nicklaus.com/?p=10444 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 the kid in the group!” Yep, at the impressionable age of 77, the Golden Bear will be the youngen […]

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Jack Nicklaus recalls 1961 Western Amateur victory http://www.nicklaus.com/news/jack-nicklaus-recalls-1961-western-amateur-victory/ Fri, 04 Aug 2017 21:50:39 +0000 http://www.nicklaus.com/?p=10441 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 holds as players, the Western Amateur is a great training […]

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