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Sanford International establishes unique bond with community

Golf pros, health system work together to host major event and support charity
Mick Garry 10 min read
A pro golfer in black shirt and hat hoists the silver and marble Sanford International trophy with a big smile.

New champion crowned, front-line workers recognized

Darren Clarke wins his first Sanford International trophy in second year of pandemic
Mick Garry 5 min read
Erin Fujimoto speaks at the Sanford International luncheon with windows behind her overlooking a golf course.

Erin Fujimoto: Make the most of uncertainties

Tommy John apparel co-founder shares her story at Women’s Day at Sanford International
Mick Garry 6 min read
Miguel Angel Jimenez smiles on the 18th green of the Sanford International with a trophy and Rolex watch.

Sanford International stays local for years to come

Tournament brings PGA to Sioux Falls through 2024, celebrates community impact
Mick Garry 7 min read
A Sanford Health patient takes an early morning

Celebrating a cancer ‘all-clear’ with a half marathon

Cancer survivor uses resilience to beat disease while training for race
Simon Floss 9 min read
A 10-year-old boy swings a club and smiles at a golfing range ahead of the Sanford International Birdies Give Back program.

Birdies at Sanford International support pediatric patients

First year of Birdies Give Back raised nearly $100K for Sanford Children’s
Mick Garry 5 min read
Sanford International golf tournament volunteer carries a group identification sign with names and scores of three golfers.

Sanford International volunteers are backbone of tournament

Flexibility and can-do attitude of volunteers make PGA Champions Tour stop run
Simon Floss 4 min read
Portrait of smiling Sanford Health golfer with white logo cap and black jacket. Digital monitors are in the background.

College golfing champion works on skills based on science

Nebraska Cornhusker Kate Smith visits Sanford POWER for improving her game
Mick Garry 7 min read
Female hands lacing running shoes on paved outdoor trail.

Your running shoes: Do they need a medical checkup?

6 tips on when to find new footwear for the health of your whole body
Scott Seiler 3 min read
Runners at the starting line of the Sioux Falls Half Marathon in 2020.

Why running is good for you, according to doctors

Beyond fitness, running helps you set goals, practice mindfulness and create community
Mick Garry 15 min read