Insider Perspective: The Coca-Cola Champions Challenge

Categories: I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship

The Coca-Cola Champions Challenge, a five-hole competition featuring six Champions Tour legends paired with six junior golfers from six different Chapters of The First Tee, took place at Pebble Beach Golf Links yesterday. Addision Mitchell from The First Tee of Fort Smith participated in the modifie...

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The Envelope Please… Pairings Announced!

Categories: I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship

The moment all of The First Tee junior golfers have been waiting for: finding out which Champions Tour professional they will join in the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. Joshua Stockwell from The First Tee of the Sandhills, shares his story from the tournament pairing party:...

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Faces of The First Tee on Facebook

Categories: I am the First Tee

Do you know who makes up The First Tee? Every participant, volunteer and supporter of The First Tee has a unique story to tell. Each has their own dreams and aspirations. And each has been inspired by The First Tee in a different way. To help tell the stories of the many, many lives that … Read More

Nothing Mentors Like John Deere…RJ Kogut Reflects on the "Careers on Course" Program

Categories: I am the First Tee

“Careers on Course” is an exciting new youth development program sponsored by John Deere, a Trustee of The First Tee, that provides teen participants at select chapters of The First Tee an opportunity to explore topics in agronomy and career paths in golf course management.Through the program, ...

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Essential Gear Every Player Should Have: Respect

Categories: I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship

The First Tee alumnus Logan Bertalan knows what it takes to play Pebble Beach. He’s played in the Nature Valley First Tee Open (twice!) but, his journey isn’t over yet. Logan will be back on the course this year, not as a player, but as a caddie for his friend, junior golfer Mikey Gallinatti, fr...

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