Carmel Magazine

Spring-Summer 2019

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1-down after nine holes, and all of a sudden, here comes this cart down the 10th fairway, and here comes Bob Jones. I went bogey, bogey, double-bogey, lost all three holes. Jones turned to my dad, he says, 'Charlie, I don't think I'm doing Jack much good out here.' I ended up los- ing the match 1-down." Nicklaus has dabbled in everything from wine to ice cream, lemonade to sports drinks, plus the expected golf clubs, balls and apparel. But as a salesman he has proven most effective in raising money, to the tune of more than $100 million for the Nicklaus Children's Health Care Foundation. The Nicklaus Children's Hospital in Miami, is one of the leading pediatric hospitals in the country. It makes sense that a doting grandfather of 22—including Nick O'Leary, a tight end for the Miami Dolphins—cares so deeply about the well-being of children. "I've been given so much in my life, it's a great joy to be able to give back," says Nicklaus, 79. He is giving still. This U.S. Open is the perfect time to reflect on and appreciate this great champion. Pebble Beach and Jack Nicklaus— two iconic names in golf, each of which has ele- vated the other. The 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach takes place June 10-16. For more information, go to 154 C A R M E L M A G A Z I N E • S P R I N G / S U M M E R 2 0 1 9 Ocean@Dolores 831-625-1382 SUMMER IS IN FULL SWING! ITALY GENUINE HOSPITALITY IN THE HEART OF CARMEL Lincoln & 7th, Carmel-by-the-Sea 800-443-7443 • Come visit Carmel's iconic pet-friendly hotel and Terry's Restaurant, with beautiful al fresco dining. Co-owned by legendary Hollywood actress and animal activist Doris Day… The winner of three Crosby Clambakes, Nicklaus knew that Pebble Beach represented his best opportunity yet to get halfway to the Grand Slam, Jones' signature achievement.

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