Through a partnership between The First Tee and the International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA), teen participants are selected to attend a week-long training at the IJGA in Hilton Head, S.C.
Around 50 teens will be eligible to attend from chapters of The First Tee at a discounted rate. Participants receive instruction on all aspects of the golf game from IJGA instructors, as well as:
- mental training
- fitness training
- college placement sessions
- components from The First Tee Life Skills curriculum
Evenings include fun activities such as trips to the beach, laser tag, movies, kayaking and a dolphin cruise.
Junior Golfers from The First Tee To Attend International Junior Golf Academy
Congratulations to the 49 junior golfers selected to attend the 2016 event!
HOW TO PARTICIPATE
The First Tee home office will not hold a formal application process for this event in 2017. Participants with the desire to attend, can register through the IJGA directly. For more information about attending, please contact your chapter.