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  Jack Nicklaus Academy Of Golf To Be Featured At The Ledges of St. George
The addition of the Jack Nicklaus Academy of Golf to The Ledges community is a perfect fit.
Nicklaus Academies are reserved for the world’s finest resorts, residential developments and private clubs.
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  Jack Nicklaus Golf Legends - Jack Nicklaus Bio
Nicklaus brought power to the forefront in golf, being the longest driver of his generation.
Nicklaus turned 65 in January 2005, which was the last year he entered a PGA tournament as an exempt player.
Nicklaus also continues to manage the Memorial Golf Tournament he created in his home state of Ohio, which is played on a course he designed and is one of the more prestigious events on the PGA TOUR.
www.golflegends.org /jack-nicklaus.php   (1056 words)

  
  Jack Nicklaus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jack William Nicklaus (born January 21, 1940), also known as "The Golden Bear", was a major force in professional golf, first on the PGA Tour from the 1960s to the mid-to-late 1980s, then on the Champions Tour from the late 1980s to the 1990s.
Nicklaus began his professional career in 1962, and his record of eighteen wins in major tournaments (three British Open Championships, four U.S. Opens, five PGA Championships, and six Masters) is as yet unmatched.
Nicklaus also continues to manage the Memorial Golf Tournament he created in his home state of Ohio, which is played on a course he designed and is one of the more prestigious events on the PGA TOUR.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jack_Nicklaus   (2191 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus - MSN Encarta
Jack Nicklaus, born in 1940, American professional golfer, who many consider the most talented golfer of the 20th century.
Nicklaus also won two United States Amateur titles (1959 and 1961) during a period when the championship was considered a major tournament.
Jack William Nicklaus was born in Columbus, Ohio.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761555269/Jack_Nicklaus.html   (446 words)

  
 World Golf: Nicklaus profile
Nicklaus made it look easy, but everyone knows how difficult a task it was to amass 20 major wins.
Nicklaus also carries three pennies in his pocket when playing golf, and also carries a buckeye in his bag for good luck.
It doesn't look as though Nicklaus will be adding to his majors record anytime soon, although you never say never, as everyone learned in 1986 when he won the Masters at age 46.
www.worldgolf.com /course-design/nicklaus-ohio-golf-119.htm   (1141 words)

  
 Golf Pictures Jack Nicklaus, Golf Memorabilia
Jack Nicklaus, hailed as the greatest golfer to ever play the game, made his final career appearance on July, 15 2005 at The Old Course in St. Andrews, Scotland.
Jack, with his 6 victories, is also knows as "The Master of the Masters." The beautifully designed piece comes with a 16" x 20" color photo, autograph, and official replica scorecards.
Jack Nicklaus played in a record 154 consecutive major championships for which he was eligible, from the 1957 U.S. Open to the 1998 U.S. Open.
www.theezycatalog.com /golf_picture_jack_nicklaus_autographed.htm   (874 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
Jack William Nicklaus (born January 21, 1940 in Columbus, Ohio), also known as "The Golden Bear", was a major force in professional golf from the 1960s to the late 1990s, and is regarded as the greatest golfer of all time.
Nicklaus began his professional career in 1962 and his record of eighteen wins in major tournaments is as yet unmatched: three Open Championships, four U.S. Opens, five PGA Championships, and six Masters.
Nicklaus turned 65 in January 2005, which is the last year that he will be joining a PGA tournament as an exempt player.
www.startsurfing.com /encyclopedia/j/a/c/Jack_Nicklaus_bf8c.html   (1605 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus: U.S. career likely over   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Jack Nicklaus, left, talks with defending champion Ernie Els on the 18th green during the second round of the Memorial Tournament at the Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio.
When Nicklaus tapped in the putt, he took off his tan cap with the Golden Bear logo and waved to the massive gallery that stood in salute.
Nicklaus will play that for the final time because he has reached the age limit (65) for former champions.
www.post-gazette.com /pg/05155/515824.stm   (522 words)

  
 JACK NICKLAUS, PGA CHAMPIONSHIP, Golf, Interviews, ASAPSports FastScripts, Quotes, Transcript   (Site not responding. Last check: )
JACK NICKLAUS: Well, it's because of this golf course that I've gotten away with putting when I needed to, two par 5s in a golf course in a row in design, I said hey, if it's all right for Baltusrol, I think it's all right for here.
JACK NICKLAUS: Well, I don't know what Tiger's really been doing, but I know he's he's much like I was from the standpoint that I never really relied on what I had as being what I wanted; I always wanted to get better, and I think that's what he wants to do.
JACK NICKLAUS: Well, I don't think what he did will ever be matched and I don't think any amateur is going to win the Am U.S. Open and the British as well as the British Am.
www.asapsports.com /golf2/2005pgachamp/081005JN.html   (4019 words)

  
 BookRags: Jack Nicklaus Biography
Nicklaus was round-faced and pudgy--his girth and blond hair giving rise to his nickname, the Golden Bear--and his well-oiled, smoothly tempoed swing rarely failed him.
Nicklaus was often expressionless on the course, and although he smoked--at one time up to two packs a day--he never lit up on the golf course.
Nicklaus successfully defended his Masters title the following year and won his first British Open, becoming one of only four golfers to win all four majors (the others are Gene Sarazen, Hogan, and Gary Player).
www.bookrags.com /biography/jack-nicklaus   (1192 words)

  
 GolfDigest.com - Tiger Woods vs. Jack Nicklaus   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Nicklaus' knack for self-correction had its source in teacher Jack Grout, who, after imparting the fundamentals, liked to see his students employ trial and error to understand how and why their swings worked.
Nicklaus has said that if his career as a golfer had ever seriously threatened his marriage, he would have quit golf cold, but Woods' signals are that any life partner would have to be able to coexist with his pursuit of greatness.
Nicklaus initially declined to be interviewed, but after a few minutes invited the media to his locker and spoke about his round and his emotions as a father.
www.golfdigest.com /features/index.ssf?/features/gd200212tigervsjack.html   (3798 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus: Wouldn't change anything about my career   (Site not responding. Last check: )
JACK NICKLAUS: Memories that stuck out at me? Well, I suppose you might say memories of, I mean I absolutely got steaming under the collar at 12.
JACK NICKLAUS: I frankly think the hole must have moved, because I aimed six inches left of the hole, played a six inch break, hit it and the ball was going along, and every other putt that's going that way missed the hole, but this one gobbled it in.
Jack, in 1978 when you were coming down the stretch here against Simon Owen and playing with him, I read somewhere that you mentioned that was a situation where intimidation could have played a role, but you have never been one to try to intimidate a fellow player.
www.golf.com /gdc/news/article.asp?id=33924   (3541 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus
Beyond the numbers, Jack's last tour around golf's birthplace, where he won both the 1970 and 1978 British Opens, suggests another and, at this point, more striking way to assess his titanic contribution to golf.
It's not that Nicklaus was the first to speak in these terms – his greatness was such that originality was not necessary.
It was as if by dint of his singular ego Nicklaus was able to dictate the terms to the golf course regardless of conditions.
www.sportsjones.com /nicklaus.htm   (759 words)

  
 Interview with Jack Nicklaus
JACK NICKLAUS: The question has been asked of me several times, but not this year, I go back to The Presidents Cup matches in South Africa, and that was 2003, and Phil, when we started having the meetings to come, a lot of guys would say, "I don't know if Mr.
JACK NICKLAUS: My feeling has always been, and I've said it a hundred times, is that I was always very upset on the Tour when I saw our players try to legislate against the foreign players coming in to play our Tour, and that's obviously since changed.
JACK NICKLAUS: The middle '80s I was no longer the guy that walked in and they said, here comes Jack, we all better play for second, you know.
www.pga.com /news/tours/pga-tour/nicklausinterview053106.cfm   (5980 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - For Nicklaus, this final round not just about ceremony   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Like Nicklaus in his heyday, Woods is a power hitter at heart but also a creative thinker and remorseless competitor who sometimes has dominated with precision shot-making and clutch putting.
Because he pleased Jack Nicklaus — no mean feat considering how demanding he is of himself — he knew others would be pleased in the process.
The late Jones once famously observed that a young Jack Nicklaus "plays a game with which I am not familiar." Before it's over, Nicklaus may say the same about Woods, who would be exceedingly fortunate to play as long, and as well, as his departing idol who will give it his all beginning Thursday.
www.usatoday.com /sports/columnist/saraceno/2005-07-12-saraceno-nicklaus_x.htm   (936 words)

  
 Discover the home of your dreams at The Links at LionsGate
Nicklaus holds the record for most major championship victories - a total of 20- and Most Victories in the Masters, US Open and World Series of Golf.
Nicklaus signature courses have also won the honor of sparking golf-course communities where homes appreciate more significantly in value and sell faster than those of any other major course architect.
Just as Jack Nicklaus has taken the game of golf to a higher level, he has brought higher standards to the world of golf courses and communities.
www.linksatlionsgate.com /aboutNicklaus.asp   (292 words)

  
 World Golf News - Jack Nicklaus among seven inductees to PGA Golf Hall of Fame
Nicklaus is joined in the 2006 Hall of Fame class by PGA of America President Roger Warren of Kiawah Island, S.C., who will complete his term as the 34th president of the Association in November.
Jack was coached by a legendary PGA Professional in Jack Grout, and it is with that spirit that he and his wife, Barbara, began initiatives such as the Junior Golf Endowment Fund and the Nicklaus/PGA Teaching Grants Program.
Nicklaus remains honorary chair of PGA Junior Golf, and partnered with The PGA of America to create a $2 million endowment to provide teaching grants to certified Chapters of The First Tee that use PGA Professionals and Apprentices for instruction.
www.worldgolf.com /newswire/browse/7062-Jack-Nicklaus-among-seven-inductees-to-PGA-Golf-Hall-of-Fame   (1942 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus | The Sand Trap
Jack Nicklaus dominated golf for three decades and is golf's most decorated champion.
Ohio State University is the home to the Jack Nicklaus Museum where one can find memorabilia relating to Jack's life and career.
Nicklaus' outspoken ideas on equipment are center stage in the current debate on direction for the future of the game.
thesandtrap.com /archives/profiles/jack_nicklaus.php   (1418 words)

  
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Nicklaus combined tremendous physical ability with boundless mental and psychological resources.At those times when his game was in full song, he would dominate his competition.
Jack Nicklaus had an unusual combination of being one of the greatest putters of all time as well as the longest hitter on the tour during his prime.
Nicklaus attracted emotional crowds as he made his way round the ancient course, and fellow golfers queued to pay homage to their golfing god.
www.lycos.com /info/jack-nicklaus.html   (469 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Nicklaus keeps stiff upper lip   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Leave it to Jack Nicklaus, winner of a record 18 professional major championships, to focus on a 19th title even as he plays his 38th and last British Open.
Nicklaus hasn't played the British Open since the last time it was played at the Old Course in 2000.
Nicklaus said goodbye to the tournament then but left the door open for a return.
www.usatoday.com /sports/golf/pga/2005-07-12-nicklaus_x.htm   (486 words)

  
 AVault | PC | Jack Nicklaus 5 Review   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Jack 4 was leaps and bounds over the previous versions in the area of graphics, gameplay, and the new robust course designer.
At first glance, the first thing that players of Jack Nicklaus 4 will notice about Jack Nicklaus 5 is that the golfer on screen is not a flat picture anymore, but a true 3D polygonal figure.
The graphics in Jack Nicklaus 5 are, for the most part, just like those found in Jack Nicklaus 4.
www.avault.com /reviews/review_temp.asp?game=jn5&page=1   (748 words)

  
 SI.com - Golf - 2005 British Open - Nicklaus ends major career - Friday July 15, 2005 2:15PM
Jack Nicklaus was still a teenager, but he was already...
Pausing on the bridge, Nicklaus acknowledged the cheers from the packed grandstands before waving to his son and caddy Steve and his playing partners Tom Watson and Luke Donald to come and join him.
Instead it was snared by a giant bunker in the middle of the fairway, his ball finally coming to rest at the foot of the sheer front face.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /2005/golf/specials/british_open/2005/07/15/nicklaus.round/index.html?cnn=yes   (774 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus by Golf Europe
Nicklaus' induction into golf came from his father who was a chemist.
Nicklaus quickly realised that he could not compete with Palmer in the popularity stakes but could beat him to take the top spot in golf.
Nicklaus and Palmer together with South African Gary Player dominated world golf during the 1960s and became known as the Modern Triumvirate.
www.golfeurope.com /almanac/players/nicklaus.htm   (509 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus 4 for Windows - MobyGames
This update to the Jack Nicklaus golf games was long awaited.
Green elevation must be judged precisely, and weather effects must be factored in, based on the visual evidence in front of the player.
Courses from Jack Nicklaus Signature Edition, including user-designed ones, can be loaded into the game.
www.mobygames.com /game/jack-nicklaus-4   (221 words)

  
 Jack Nicklaus
Beyond the numbers, Jack's last tour around golf's birthplace, where he won both the 1970 and 1978 British Opens, suggests another and, at this point, more striking way to assess his titanic contribution to golf.
It's not that Nicklaus was the first to speak in these terms – his greatness was such that originality was not necessary.
It was as if by dint of his singular ego Nicklaus was able to dictate the terms to the golf course regardless of conditions.
sportsjones.com /nicklaus.htm   (759 words)

  
 The Golf Channel - Peers Pay Tribute to Nicklaus - July 27, 2005
Nicklaus, who played an emotional final round at the British Open this month, was honored Tuesday night at Moraine Country Club in this Dayton suburb.
Nicklaus said he has great respect for the man who beat him in the British Open at Turnberry in 1977.
Nicklaus said he was not going to miss the game because he can’t play the way he wants to any more.
www.thegolfchannel.com /core.aspx?page=15100&select=17062   (284 words)

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