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Miller Brady, PGA TOUR Champions President poses on balcony overlooking the 18th hole at the 2020 Sanford International.

PGA Tour partnership with Sanford Health is more than golf

Health system provides COVID-19 testing for PGA, safety advice for spectators
Courtney Collen Courtney Collen 6 min read
Sanford worker in stocking cap, coat and Sanford International face mask stands outside a pavilion at the golf course.

Sanford International volunteers are backbone of tournament

Flexibility and can-do attitude of volunteers make PGA Champions Tour stop run
Simon Floss Simon Floss 5 min read
A white sandwich board sign says "Thank you for practicing social distancing. Please help us be mindful and maintain at least 6 feet distance." A graphic of two stick men with arrows adds "at least 6 ft."

COVID-19 preparedness allows for fans at golf tournament

Expect masks and temperature checks among Sanford International safety measures
Simon Floss Simon Floss 6 min read
Cindy Rarick smiles and waves to the crowd on the golf course. She and two others are in identical blue blazers for the golf tournament.

LPGA great joins Sanford POWER Golf Academy team

Cindy Rarick has played golf worldwide. Now golfers in South Dakota will benefit
Mick Garry Mick Garry 9 min read
John Daly swings for a crowd at the Sanford International golf tournament. He's wearing white pants patterned with blue folded flags.

You want colorful golfers? Come to the Sanford International

Meet a few golfers who are famous beyond their playing proficiency
Mick Garry Mick Garry 10 min read

Setting the stage for the Sanford International

Tournament's new policies aim to keep spectators, players safe from COVID-19
Simon Floss Simon Floss 9 min read
Avery Hill, 4, wears a personalized golf bib while walking on the green at the Sanford International golf tournament. She represents Children's Miracle Network, one of the charities benefiting from the golf tournament's community impact efforts.

Sanford International makes an impact on community

Pro golf tournament provides economic and charitable benefits
Mick Garry Mick Garry 11 min read
Rocco Mediate celebrates in a black cap and rose-decorated shoes at the Sanford International at Minnehaha Country Club

Rocco Mediate wins Sanford International by two shots

PGA Tour champion came on strong with a pair of birdies over the last two holes
Mick Garry Mick Garry 5 min read

First responders cover it all at Sanford International

Dehydration, twisted ankles, bee stings all part of health care at golf course
Mick Garry Mick Garry 5 min read

Triplett, Duke share Sanford International lead

Minnehaha proves to be a tricky golf course for the second straight day
Mick Garry Mick Garry 4 min read