PGA TOUR Champions’ Chubb Classic gets a “bite” this week at Nicklaus-designed Talon Course at TwinEagles in Naples

The Chubb Classic on the PGA TOUR Champions tees off today on the Jack Nicklaus and Jack Nicklaus II co-designed Talon Course at The Club at TwinEagles in Naples, Fla. The popular event turns 31 this year. The collaboration by Jack and Jack II … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus named “Golf Course Designer of the Year” to highlight 2017 World Golf Awards; Nicklaus Design brings home another 16 awards

In a year where Nicklaus Design opened golf courses in three new countries—bringing the firm’s global count to 415 courses in 45 countries—legend Jack Nicklaus was named Golf Course Designer of the Year at the 2017 World Golf Awards, held Sunday … [Read more...]

The Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide sets giving record to Nationwide Children’s Hospital with $1,875,000 donation

Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that the 43rd playing of the prestigious invitational, concluded June 4, 2017, raised $2,250,000 for charitable organizations in central Ohio, including a record-setting … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus will partner with grandson, GT, for first time in PNC Father/Son Challenge

Justin Leonard and his father among other unique pairings in the 20-team field that totals

499 worldwide wins, 60 major championships and 11 World Golf Hall of Fame members

Jack … [Read more...]

Justin Thomas receives Jack Nicklaus Award as 2017 PGA TOUR Player of the Year

Five wins, PGA Championship and FedExCup title highlight 24-year-old's season

  The PGA TOUR announced Wednesday that FedExCup champion Justin Thomas has been named the 2017 winner of the … [Read more...]

Friends and ambassadors Nicklaus and Player reprise their Presidents Cup captaincies to help launch inaugural Junior Presidents Cup

After serving as competing captains in three Presidents Cup matches, greats kick off busy week in golf as Honorary Captains for juniors from US and eight countries Beginning with this week’s Presidents Cup at Liberty National Golf … [Read more...]

Nicklaus Design again leads the way with more courses on 2017-18 PGA TOUR schedule than any other design firm

In addition, two Nicklaus Design courses will host Web.com Tour events in 2018 The PGA TOUR has released the full 2017-18 season schedule and it includes six tournaments to be contested on layouts designed by Jack Nicklaus and Nicklaus … [Read more...]

Nationwide Children’s Championship tees off on The Ohio State University’s Scarlet Course, restored by alumnus Jack Nicklaus

It’s a big week for sports in Jack Nicklaus’ native Columbus, Ohio. The Nationwide Children’s Championship, played on the Nicklaus-redesigned Scarlet Course at The Ohio State University, gets underway today—hours before the Buckeyes take on the … [Read more...]

From the vault: One writer argues Jack is the greatest golfer in the world after inaugural THE NORTHERN TRUST, precursor to FedEx Cup Playoffs

Fifty years ago, and long before the introduction of the World Golf Rankings, one sportswriter in Reading, Pa. asked what's now become an age-old question, "Who's the greatest golfer?" At the time, the debate was between Jack Nicklaus and Arnold … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus on Billy Payne stepping down as Chairman of Augusta National and Fred Ridley being named the next Chairman

Although I say this with mixed emotions, I am really very happy for Billy Payne and Augusta National Golf Club. In his 11 years, Billy Payne has taken Augusta National and the Masters Tournament to new levels and under his leadership, the Club and … [Read more...]

Too hot to handle: Jack recalls first PGA Championship victory and winning the 1963 Long Drive Competition

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, … [Read more...]