Happy 4th of July: A Message from CEO Joe Louis Barrow, Jr.

Categories: I am the First Tee, Uncategorized

We are off to celebrate July 4th. As we do it will bring back memories of Paul Revere and the brave souls that wanted to make certain that we were separated from England. And while our country was “independent” it would take years for women, African/Hispanic Americans to gain such freedoms. I am...

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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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30 Junior Golfers Meet & Interview Annika Sörenstam and Laura Diaz

Categories: Girls Golf, I am the First Tee, Life Skills

By Jennifer Weiler During the USGA U.S. Women’s Open at Pinehurst, Wells Fargo hosted an event for young ladies from The First Tee of the Sandhills to meet two greats of the game: World Golf Hall of Fame member and spokesperson for The First Tee Nine Healthy Habits, Annika Sörenstam, and curre...

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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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