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Jack Nicklaus to help launch Golf 2.0 to international golf industry at the 2012 PGA Merchandise Show
Jack Nicklaus, the World Golf Hall of Fame member and golf icon whose design firm has created more than 365 golf courses in 34 countries, will join The PGA of America and industry leaders at the 59th PGA Merchandise Show in Orlando, Fla., to launch Golf 2.0, golf's new strategic plan to grow participation in the game, to the global golf community from the Show's PGA Forum Stage on Thursday morning, January 26, 2012.

"I am pleased to offer my full support of Golf 2.0 to help lead the combined efforts of the industry to put us back on the road to growing participation in golf," said Nicklaus. "I love this game and our industry is at a crossroads. The Golf 2.0 plan of action promotes out-of-the box thinking and details how we need to change in order to grow. I look forward to joining our international golf community in Orlando for the PGA Merchandise Show to introduce Golf 2.0 and work with PGA Professionals, manufacturers and industry leaders so that future generations can enjoy the great game of golf as I have my entire life."
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Jack returns to the Arizona Desert
The Golden Bear pays visits to Desert Highlands then Desert Mountain,
site of the 2012 Charles Schwab Cup


Jack Nicklaus has been credited with sparking the boom in golf course development in Arizona, raising the bar there on quality and sustainable course design. You might say he drew a line...
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Desert courses
Nicklaus named Honorary Thunderbird before entertaining crowd at Phoenix Open
Tee Off Luncheon
When you’ve won 120 professional tournaments worldwide, including a record 18 major championships, there is a lot of clothing you accumulate along the way...
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Ireland's Mount Juliet receives
honor for third straight time

Jack Nicklaus’ first design work in Ireland remains the country’s premier parkland course, according to one magazine. Mount Juliet, which opened 20 years ago, has been named by Backspin golf magazine as Ireland's top parkland course for a third consecutive time.

Editors said the Nicklaus-designed masterpiece in the heart of the Emerald Isle topped the parkland category by a convincing points margin in all three polls (2008, 2010 and 2012 conducted by the influential Irish publication.
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Mount Juliet

Nicklaus Travel provides
must-play golf and
family fun in Cancun
Ready for a golf vacation the whole family will love? Now more than ever Cancun is fitting the bill, with its incredible collection of must-play golf courses, brand new golf learning opportunities, and serious family fun at every turn.

In addition to Nicklaus Design golf courses like El Manglar, Moon Spa and Golf Club, and Riviera Cancun, Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula is now home to three state-of-the-art Jack Nicklaus Academy of Golf facilities with instruction and technology geared toward seasoned players and first-timers alike. Ideal for groups, juniors, and individual lessons, the Nicklaus Academy program is a fun, non-intimidating way to learn the basics or fine tune your game.
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