Goals are dreams you work hard to make come true. Angelica Harris, alumna from The First Tee of Greater New Orleans, knows this truth well. Her hard work and dedication earned her awards, scholarships and achievements, including her Ace-level certification with The First Tee. Ace is the highest leve...Read More
making a difference
At The First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. Participants and alumni across the country talk about what The First Tee means to them, how the program has influenced them and how they plan to give back. In this blog, you will find out why golf is truly different than other sports by seeing it through the eyes of our participants and mentors who make our mission a reality.
BUILDING A SUCCESSFUL College GOLF FOUNDATION How can you prepare youth for college golf? Playing competitive junior golf is a must for young women and men hoping to play at the collegiate level. Junior golf tournaments provide players with opportunities to develop their games while providing colle...Read More
Through the game of golf, our program aims to prepare youth for success – whether on the golf course, the classroom, the workplace or at home. Research shows our youth development program has a lasting impact, creating better citizens and lifelong golfers in the process. Alumni of The First...Read More
It’s an opportunity many only ever dream about: playing at Augusta National Golf Club. Eighty junior golfers representing 30 U.S. states and one Canadian province have realized that dream, earning invitations to Augusta National Golf Club to compete in the fourth annual Drive, Chip and Putt Na...Read More
The First Tee National School Program helps elementary students learn about the basic skills of golf through safe and fun activities. By also incorporating The First Tee Nine Core Values and Nine Healthy Habits in their classes, we’re putting students on course to a healthy and active lifest...Read More