Nicklaus by Design: Golf Course Strategy and Architecture by Jack Nicklaus and Chris Millard

Nicklaus by Design Golf Course Strategy and ArchitectureWe thought it would be fitting to draw your attention to Jack Nicklaus’ highly reviewed design book from 2002.  Why?  To commemorate The Champions Tour’s first-ever event in Asia at the Jack Nicklaus Golf Club Korea in New Songdo City, Korea (supposedly the most expensive private real estate development in world history).  The historic event, the Posco E&C Songdo Championship, is presented by Gale International has a Champions Tour record $3 million purse.

As for the book, Nicklaus reveals how he builds his courses and shares the secret of how to “read” a golf hole and play it well. It includes a range of superb course photos, plans, and diagrams.

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