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...]

Too Hot to Handle: One week after losing out on a first Open title, Nicklaus recalls going from chilly UK to 100+ degrees in Dallas for first of record-tying five PGA Championship victories, July 21, 1963 at Dallas Athletic Club

  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 … [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...]

Great Northern Golf Course now open, becoming Nicklaus Design’s first course design in Denmark

With recent openings in The Bahamas and now Denmark, the world's leading design firm is now represented in 44 countries Great Northern, located in the Central Denmark town of Kerteminde, is now open for play, offering a world-class … [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...]

55 Nicklaus Design courses rank among Best Courses in Every State in latest Golf Digest list

It’s been 40 years since Golf Digest first started ranking the best courses in each state—11 years after the debut of their national list. To kick-off 2017, the magazine included six Nicklaus Design layouts on its list of America’s 100 … [Read more...]

PGA TOUR Champions and Sanford Health announce new event to debut in 2018

Jack Nicklaus and Denny Sanford

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - PGA TOUR Champions and Sanford Health announced today a new event to be contested in Sioux Falls beginning in 2018. The Sanford International Presented by Cambria, the first ever PGA TOUR Champions event to be contested in South … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus’ comments on Jason Dufner’s Memorial Tournament victory

This morning, just before the final round started, I walked into the Captains Grill and sitting there was a bunch of the guys at the top of the leaderboard, including Jason Dufner. I said, "Duf, that was a great first two rounds. I'm sorry about what … [Read more...]