Country music star Colt Ford to compete in Sanford International

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Colt Ford, country music singer and songwriter, has received a sponsor exemption to compete in the Sanford International presented by Cambria September 7-13 at Minnehaha Country Club in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

Ford, a former golf professional, has been a frequent competitor on various golf tours. In 2019, he was the overall winner for the second time in three years in the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am Million Dollar Hole-in-One For Charity earning $100,000 for his charity of choice.

The Georgia native has sold more than three million albums, attracting millions of followers on social media and hitting one billion-plus streams. The country artist’s discography spans collaborations with everyone from Toby Keith, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, Charlie Daniels and Eric Church to members of No Doubt, Lit and Lady A. He co-wrote Jason Aldean’s No. 1 hit “Dirt Road Anthem” and Brantley Gilbert’s No. 1 hit “Country Must Be Country Wide.” Ford’s most recent album released in late 2019 is entitled “We The People.” Visit for more information.

The Sanford International Presented by Cambria, a PGA TOUR Champions event contested in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, will be played at Minnehaha Country Club the week of September 7-13.