The First Tee’s Role in Sports and Physical Activity

Categories: Blog, Coaching

Participation in sports and physical activity continues to decline among young people, yet we know there are many health, educational, social and psychological benefits to ongoing participation. Here are five ways coaches at The First Tee create healthy environments for young people engaging in s...

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Girls Golf: Leading the Way with Female Role Models

Categories: Coaching, Girls Golf

By Rachel Maruno, The First Tee Senior Manager, Coach Training  Young people today, especially girls, are experiencing more pressure than ever. Peers, parents, school and media all influence a girl’s concept of how she should look and act. The First Tee junior golf and life skills programs s...

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Why Do Mentors Matter?

Categories: Blog, Coaching, Mentoring

Did you know that January is National Mentoring Month? What have the adult role models and mentors in your life meant to you? Did they inspired you to do something? Or maybe they didn’t give up on you? Are you better for having them in your life? Now, what if we told you 16 million American ...

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