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...]

Three Nicklaus Design courses highlight 11-event PGA TOUR Latinoamérica schedule

Jack Nicklaus’ career-long goal has been to introduce and grow the game around the world, doing so first as a player and then as a renowned golf course designer. The Golden Bear’s thumbprint on design and global golf development will be felt when the … [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...]

Hammock Beach Resort on Florida’s Palm Coast offers sweet suites for golfers and families

By Katharine Dyson Courtesy of TravelGolf.com Driving into the entrance of the Hammock Beach Resort, you are impressed by its size. The castle-like main building with its towers and red roofs, villas and lodge stretch out along the coast against … [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...]

PGA TOUR’s RBC Heritage returns to Harbour Town Golf Links for 44th year

The PGA TOUR's RBC Heritage tees off tomorrow on the famed Harbour Town Golf Links in Hilton Head, S.C. Opened in 1969, Harbour Town is a collaboration between Pete Dye and Jack Nicklaus, and was the first course design involving the Golden Bear. … [Read more...]

No. 18 at Harbour Town Golf Links offers terrific theater — by design and accident

Most golf courses embrace a “signature hole,” one that offers both beauty and a challenge and one that members brag about. The golf-rich state of South Carolina offers one, too — the 18th at Harbour Town Golf Links that will be tackled by some of the … [Read more...]