Alumnus Adam Addams: How The First Tee, Golf and STEM Intertwine

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills, Uncategorized

Like many junior golfers, Adam Addams, an alumnus of The First Tee of Greater Chicago, loves math, loves golf and loves The First Tee. Adam is combining his passions to advocate for The First Tee STEM Links--a new youth program that leads participants through experiments that align Science, Techn...

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College Golfer Louis Kelly: Standing Firm on Foundations of The First Tee

Categories: I am the First Tee, Uncategorized

The First Tee uses the game of golf to provide positive youth development for elementary, middle and high school students. But do our junior golfers continue to use The First Tee’s core values and life skills after they leave high school? Let’s take a look at Louis Kelly. An alumnus of...

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The First Tee: Working to Prevent Bullying

Categories: Blog, Life Skills, Mentoring, Uncategorized

At The First Tee, we believe in teaching kids and teens the importance of maintaining healthy relationships and effectively handling challenging situations, including bullying and navigating social media. By emphasizing values like respect, courtesy and sportsmanship, The First Tee is equipping yo...

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The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach is More Than Just a Game—It’s a Game-Changer

Categories: Life Skills, PURE Insurance Championship, Uncategorized

 ~ From Joe Louis Barrow, Jr., chief executive officer of The First Tee The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach is one of the most exciting events for The First Tee and eighty-one of our participants. Entering its 11th year, this tournament has given more than 550 young people from more ...

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Daniel Dahlinger Gives the Inside Scoop on the Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach

Categories: I am the First Tee, PURE Insurance Championship, Uncategorized

By Daniel Dahlinger Participant, The First Tee of Fort Worth The Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach. The pinnacle for participants at The First Tee. There are few times in life where I have found myself speechless (anyone that knows or has met me can enthusiastically attest to that), but ...

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