Golf is affordable? Yes! It can be. At The First Tee, our hope is to make golf more accessible and affordable to you. Before you write golf out of your budget, consider our program for your children! Here are 6 ways we make golf more affordable 1. Low Program Fees & Financial Aid To start, we ...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.
Friendships and confidence are only two of the many reasons sports – like golf! – empower girls for life and leadership. Golf is the perfect platform for girls to build character, leadership skills and core values like perseverance, confidence and judgment. The John Deere Drive Your Future Acad...Read More
Golfers ages 14 to 18 representing 26 states to play alongside game’s legends at Pebble Beach ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – PGA TOUR Champions and The First Tee announced today the 81 junior golfers selected to play in the 2017 PURE Insurance Championship. The annual event, hosted by the Monterey Penins...Read More
Having the support of a Go-To Team is vital in pursuing goals and dealing with challenges. We all need the support of other people both on and off the golf course. One of the life skills youth discover at The First Tee, is how to build a Go-To Team. BUILDING A GO-TO TEAM “If you cannot &helli...Read More
Family: A group of people (related or not); often held together by bonds of devotion and shared values and goals. At The First Tee, one of our Nine Healthy Habits is family. Families are vitally important in providing the first social interactions for a young person and set the basis for future heal...Read More