Golf Channel Gives Three Alumni Chance of a Lifetime

Categories: Golf Channel Highlights, I am the First Tee, Life Skills

By Chris Hybl Golf Channel, The First Tee’s proud media partner, has given three alumni of The First Tee a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity this summer–a 12-week summer internship at the Golf Channel studios in Orlando! The program allows these junior golfers to gain first-hand experience i...

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Participants Meet President Obama and The Presidents Cup 2013 Team at the White House

Categories: I am the First Tee

On June 24, 2014, four participants from The First Tee had the exciting opportunity to meet privately with President Obama, PGA TOUR Commissioner Tim Finchem, The First Tee CEO Joe Louis Barrow, Jr., and players from The Presidents Cup 2013. The players were honored at the White House, hosted by t...

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In His Words: Aaron Errico Joins 46 Junior Golfers at The First Tee Training Program at IJGA

Categories: I am the First Tee, Life Skills

Thanks to a partnership between The First Tee and International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA), 47 lucky junior golfers were selected to attend The First Tee Training Program at IJGA earlier this month in Hilton Head, S.C. The teens received daily instruction on all aspects of the golf game from IJ...

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The First Tee of Pittsburgh focuses on environmental protection at their home course

Categories: Life Skills, Uncategorized

By Chris Hybl There are almost 15,000 golf courses across the U.S. and many serve as shining examples of environmental stewardship. The First Tee is making its own impact to increase environmental awareness through The First Tee Live Green! program. But one chapter has taken it even a step further....

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Did you know The First Tee has produced more than 1,750 college golfers?

Categories: I am the First Tee, Uncategorized

The First Tee strives to teach young people about values, life skills and healthy habits they can use on and off the golf course. And with national youth opportunities like The First Tee Academies to help prepare participants for college golf, it’s no wonder that The First Tee has seen mor...

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