Media

 

Above: The SMGA featured at the 89th PGA Championship. SMGA Co-founder Jim Estes qualified and competed in this tournament.

 

The SMGA’s work with combat wounded veterans has been prominently featured in a variety of national, international, and local media outlets. Below is just a sample of some of the stories done on the SMGA.

 

National

 

The Golf Channel ran this piece following SMGA Co-Founder Jim Estes’s receipt of the PGA of America’s Patriot Award:
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CBS Sports featured the SMGA at the 89th PGA Championship:
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The SMGA has been featured on NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams:
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International/Cable

 

CNN International aired this special on the SMGA's work with combat wounded veterans:
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CNN highlighted the SMGA's efforts to bring the game of golf to combat-wounded veterans:
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Local

 

NBC4 featured SMGA Wounded Warrior Chris Bowers and his participation in the 2012 AT&T National Pro-Am.
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WUSA9 featured SMGA wounded warrior in the run up to its coverage of the AT&T National.
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WUSA9 featured the SMGA during its coverage of the U.S. Open at Congressional Country Club:
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Fox News in Washington, DC, recently profiled the SMGA:
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The SMGA and its worked with combat wounded veterans was featured on NBC4:
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Print

 

SMGA wounded warrior Tim Lang was featured in the New York Times
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SMGA wounded warrior Ricky Gray was featured in the Franklin Pierce University Sports Journal
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The SMGA was featured in the June issue of Sports Illustrated.
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SMGA wounded warrior Nicholas Thom was featured an April issue of the Loudon Times
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USA Today featured the SMGA on the cover of its Sports Section:
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In this article, The Washington Post recognized the SMGA's efforts to assist combat wounded veterans' rehabilitation through the game of golf:
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Golf Journals

 

SMGA wounded warrior Dewitt Osborne was featured in the May edition of Golf Digest
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The SMGA was featured in the August 2010 edition of GolfDigest:
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Jim Estes was recognized as one of the “Innovators of the Game” in this article from GOLF Magazine:
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Golf World featured the SMGA's work with combat-wounded veterans in a recent cover story:
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The Salute Military Golf Association (SMGA) can be contacted at:

Salute Military Golf Association (SMGA)
P.O. Box 83893
Gaithersburg, MD 20883
Phone 301-500-7449
stephanie@salutemilitarygolf.org