Jack Nicklaus

North Excited That Jack’s Returning to Sanford International

North Excited That Jack's Returning to Sanford International

SIOUX FALLS, SD… We recently told you that Jack Nicklaus was returning for the 2019 Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club. Tournament host Andy North is thrilled to get to play with The Golden Bear against Dave Stockton and Hale Irwin knowing that it was the big draw on the weekend for area golf fans. “Yeah it’s pretty neat to…

Jack Nicklaus and Dave Stockton to Play at 2019 Sanford International

Keeping it in the family, Gary Nicklaus and Dave Stockton Jr. will play as well for the Sanford International trophy

The legendary Jack Nicklaus and two-time PGA Championship winner Dave Stockton have announced they will be among those participating this fall in an exhibition golf event during the second annual Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club. The two will be a part of the EMC Legends Series, a nine-hole match-play exhibition on Saturday, Sept. 21. The event highlights icons from…

Golden Bear to Return to Sanford International

Golden Bear to Return to Sanford International

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Record 18-time major champion Jack Nicklaus and two-time PGA Championship winner Dave Stockton will be among those participating in an exhibition golf event during the Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club. The EMC Legends Series is a nine-hole match-play exhibition on Saturday, Sept. 21. Two additional golf legends will be announced later. The event highlights icons…

Jack Amazed by Tiger’s Comeback

Jack Amazed by Tiger's Comeback

SIOUX FALLS, SD… No-one expected Tiger Woods to be playing this well so soon after his last surgery, not even Tiger. But Jack Nicklaus, who put on a crowd-pleasing exhibition at the Sanford International Saturday, thinks Woods might be swinging better than ever heading into the Ryder Cup after winning the Tour Championship Sunday for his 80th victory. Categories: National…

Jack Nicklaus Plays Sioux Falls & Meets Kate Wynja

PGA's Career Major Record Holder Plays Rare Round In Public At Minnehaha Country Club

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.  —  The greatest golfer in history is helping Sioux Falls make more history at the Sanford International. Jack Nicklaus has played all over the world, and today he played at Minnehaha Country Club.  The Golden Bear is the gold standard of professional golf, holding the record with 18 major wins and standing third all time with 73…

Jerry Smith excited that Jack is coming to Sanford Int’l

Jerry Smith excited that Jack is coming to Sanford Int'l

SIOUX FALLS, SD… Even the Champions Tour players are excited with Monday’s news that Jack Nicklaus is coming to Sioux Falls for the Sanford International and will play a 9-hole exhibition on Saturday, September 22nd. Iowa native Jerry Smith knows it will be a huge draw and expects for there to be more people following the Golden Bear Saturday afternoon…

Golden Bear to play at Sanford International

Golden Bear to play at Sanford International

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Record 18-time major champion Jack Nicklaus and two-time U.S. Open winner Andy North will be among those who participate in an exhibition golf event during the Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club. The EMC Legends Series is a nine-hole match-play exhibition that will take place at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 22. Two additional golf legends…

Nicklaus and North are excited for Sioux Falls hosting Champions Tour event

Sanford International coming to Sioux Falls in 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – PGA TOUR Champions and Sanford Health announced today a new event to be contested in Sioux Falls beginning in 2018. The Sanford International Presented by Cambria, the first ever PGA TOUR Champions event to be contested in South Dakota, will be played at Minnehaha Country Club the week of September 17-23, and will feature a $1.8…

First-Ever Champions Tour Event Coming To South Dakota

Minnehaha Country Club Will Host Sanford Invitational In September 2018

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The first ever PGA Champions Tour event is coming to the Minnehaha Country Club in September 2018. The Champions Tour is the division of the PGA with professional golfers ages 50 and older. Jack Nicklaus, a record 18-time PGA Major Championship winner, said the Champions Tour brings a “fan-friendly” attitude. “They come here, they spend time…

Champions Tour Comes to Sioux Falls

Champions Tour Comes to Sioux Falls

The Champions Tour is coming to Sioux Falls in September of 2018 with the Sanford International. The Golden Bear, Jack Nicklaus was at Minnehaha Country Club Thursday to make the announcement. He says it will bring plenty of great things to Sioux Falls. LPGA golfers Kim Kaufman and Kris Tschetter (who grew up playing at Minnehaha) are both thrilled what…