Being mentioned in the same sentence as Tiger Woods is an honor most people never experience, but First Tee alumnus Norman Xiong isn’t “most people.” In 2018, college recruiter Casey Martin from the University of Oregon said, “At 19 years old, I think Tiger is the only guy I would defer to a...Read More
Making a Difference
At First Tee we strive to not only make good golfers, but better people. Participants and alumni across the country talk about what 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.
Golf Channel’s Damon Hack and Shane Bacon, PGA TOUR’s Ryan Palmer and Commissioner Jay Monahan surprise teens with invitation to event PONTE VEDRA, FL. (July 6, 2021) – First Tee and PGA TOUR Champions announced today the 81 First Tee participants selected to play in the 2021 PURE Insurance Ch...Read More
Hosted at PGA TOUR Superstore Owner and Chairman Arthur M. Blank’s West Creek Ranch in Montana, the teens will enjoy dynamic outdoor activities and build upon leadership concepts that were explored during the First Tee Leadership Series this past Spring PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fl. and ATLANTA, Ga. (Jun...Read More
They call it a “once in a lifetime” opportunity, but at First Tee we like to create more than one opportunity that will last a lifetime. As the inaugural First Tee National Championship comes to a close, our 48 participants and their families are taking away memories they will be talking about f...Read More
Clemson University hosted 48 teens from First Tee chapters across the country CLEMSON, S.C. (June 25, 2021) – Ashton Harper of Roanoke, Va. and Symran Shah of Carrollton, Texas won the boys’ and girls’ divisions, respectively, of the first-ever First Tee National Championship at Clemson Unive...Read More