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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 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
Four Sanford golf ambassadors stand talking by their lab truck.

On the road again: Meet the PGA TOUR COVID-19 testing crew

They've traveled thousands of miles together, becoming a family in the process
Simon Floss 5 min read

10-year-old cancer survivor connects with kids, families

Meet Cobey DeSchepper, 2021 Sanford Children’s Hospital Ambassador
Mick Garry 8 min read
Sanford POWER golf coach squats to help position a player's golf club on indoor green.

Sara Detlefsen is helping women and girls enjoy playing golf

Now a Sanford POWER instructor, LPGA pro continues her life’s work
Mick Garry 9 min read
Pro golfer, seen from behind, wears a motion-capture suit while swinging a golf club toward a golf course on a video screen.

Bernhard Langer returns to Sanford POWER Golf Academy

At 63, winning PGA Tour Champions trophies, he stopped by to analyze his swing
Mick Garry 8 min read
A young Sanford Children's Hospital patient fist-bumps a golfer at the first tee of the Sanford International golf tournament.

Sanford International reaches beyond the golf course

In two years, the tournament has given more than $250,000 to local charities
Mick Garry 9 min read
John Daly in sunglasses looks to the right while driving a golf cart at the Sanford International.

Daly not letting cancer diagnosis slow him down

At Sanford International, two-time major winner talks openly about his health
Mick Garry 9 min read