Jack Nicklaus recalls 1961 Western Amateur victory

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 … [Read more...]

Format, golf course at Montrêux have a bite to them in this week’s Barracuda Championship

The Barracuda Championship tees off Thursday at Montrêux Golf & Country Club in Reno, Nev. Billed as the “greatest lip-smacking, golf clapping, summer-loving event in the region,” the Modified Stableford scoring format and the Jack Nicklaus … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus Named Honorary Chairman for 2017 Folds of Honor Patriot Golf Day

Golf legend and course designer named Chairman for the 10-year anniversary of Patriot Golf Day This year, for the third time in event history, a true American icon, Jack Nicklaus, has joined Folds … [Read more...]

Nicklaus Companies and Jack Nicklaus partner with PGA REACH – the charitable foundation of the PGA of America

Nicklaus Companies named a trustee and official partner of PGA REACH and the PGA of America  PGA REACH, the 501 (c)(3) charitable foundation of the PGA of America, and the Nicklaus Companies announced today a historic partnership to … [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...]

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...]

Two-time major winner Greg Norman is 2017 Memorial Tournament Honoree

Tony Lema, Ken Venturi, and Harvie Ward honored posthumously World Golf Hall-of-Famer Greg Norman, a two-time winner of the Open Championship and runner-up in seven other major championships, is the Honoree for the 2017 Memorial … [Read more...]

Golf legend Jack Nicklaus putting personal touch on new Banyan Cay Course in West Palm Beach, Fla.

The vision of golf’s greatest champion and one of the world’s most acclaimed golf course designers is taking shape in the heart of West Palm Beach, Fla.  Jack Nicklaus, the winner of a record 18 career major championships and whose legacy as a player … [Read more...]

Jack Nicklaus’ Tuesday press conference at the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide

MARK WILLIAMS: We'd like to welcome tournament host at the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, Mr. Jack Nicklaus. Thank you for joining us. It's always a pleasure to come back to your tournament and have you host us if the most wonderful … [Read more...]

Royal Blue Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, becomes first Nicklaus Design layout in the Bahamas

Royal Blue Golf Club, a Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course at the massive Baha Mar resort in Nassau, is now open. With the opening, Baha Mar becomes Nicklaus Design’s first layout in the Bahamas. The global golf course design firm founded by the … [Read more...]