Jack Nicklaus to Host Golf Clinic Leading Up To 73rd Senior PGA

The 73rd Senior PGA Championship presented by KitchenAid, the most historic and prestigious event in senior golf, makes its first appearance in Michigan at Harbor Shores, with legendary Jack Nicklaus playing a big role.

Harbor Shores, a Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, marks the first major championship in Southwest Michigan, with Nicklaus participating in a news conference, Tuesday, May 22, prior to conducting a golf clinic that afternoon free of charge to ticket-bearing guests. The clinic will host more than 100 juniors representing area organizations: the Boys and Girls Club of Benton Harbor; The First Tee of Benton Harbor; the Eau Claire High School Boys’ Varsity Golf Team; the YMCA of Benton Harbor and St. Joseph, Mich.; the Benton Harbor Charter School; the Benton Harbor Dream Academy; the Benton Harbor High School Boys’ Varsity Golf Team; and the St. Joseph High School Boys’ Varsity Golf Team.

Harbor Shores, a 6,822-yard, par-71 Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, is part of the 530-acre Harbor Shores development that spans part of Benton Harbor, St. Joseph, and Benton Charter Township. Led by the Whirlpool Corporation, Whirlpool Foundation and the KitchenAid brand, the Harbor Shores project is a leading force in the revitalization of the Benton Harbor and St. Joseph communities. Join leaders from The PGA of America, Whirlpool Corporation and Nicklaus to hear about the progress that has been made and the vision behind their unique partnership.

WHAT:              A Major Championship Comes to Benton Harbor


WHERE:           Tuesday, May 22, Senior PGA Championship Media Center

News Conference: 4 p.m.–4:45 p.m.

Featuring Jack Nicklaus and leaders from The PGA of America and Whirlpool Corporation

Senior PGA Championship Media Center

M-Tec at Lake Michigan College

400 Klock Rd.

Benton Harbor, MI. 49022

Tuesday, May 22, Harbor Shores Practice Range

Jack Nicklaus Golf Clinic: 5 p.m.–5:45 p.m.

                        Harbor Shores

                        201 Graham Ave

Benton Harbor, MI. 49022