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.

Quick 9: Coach Nic Thacker

Categories: Blog

Coach Nic Thacker, First Tee – South Puget Sound 1. Why do you think having a healthy mindset is important? Having a healthy mindset is the first step to being a generally healthy person. If you have self-belief, confidence and a good work ethic you can accomplish so much. 2. How do you keep a...

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Quick 9: Sydney S.

Categories: Blog, Character Education

By: Sydney S., First Tee – Four Corners 1. Why do you think having a healthy mindset is important? Having a healthy mindset is important because it sets you up for not just your day, but also the rest of your life. Making sure you have a happy and healthy mindset helps you to embrace … ...

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Quick 9 – Belle T.

Categories: Blog, Character Education

By: Belle T., First Tee – Four Corners 1.Why do you think having a healthy mindset is important? A healthy mindset is both your physical and mental wellbeing. You must take care of yourself physically, which is getting the right amount of sleep, eating healthy, and incorporating a heathy day t...

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Healthy Mindset Quick 9

Categories: Blog, Character Education

This month, we had the privilege of hearing from a participant and a coach, from First Tee – South Puget Sound, about their thoughts on keeping a healthy mindset. Mason G., 10 years old 1.Why do you think having a healthy mindset is important? When you have a healthy mindset you feel good abou...

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4 Steps to Developing A Healthy Mindset

Categories: Blog, Character Education

What we think, influences our behaviors and emotions every day. Just as you exercise your swing before hitting the ball, it’s important to practice things that can lead to a healthy mindset. Our minds are valuable tools, and maintaining a healthy headspace on and off the golf course can improve co...

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