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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

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

Meet Cobey DeSchepper, 2021 Sanford Children’s Hospital Ambassador
Mick Garry 8 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

Sanford Int’l brings back Jack, other golf greats

'The Golden Bear' makes his return for a charity exhibition round
Simon Floss 5 min read
Fans stand behind rope lines as John Daly swings near a sign for the 2020 Sanford International golf tournament sign.

Golf fans roll with new COVID-19 protocols

Safety is top of mind for Sanford International organizers and spectators
Courtney Collen 5 min read
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 6 min read