The First Tee Coaches and Training

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The First Tee of Greater Kansas City is so lucky to have a wonderful group of coaches so dedicated to the program! This past weekend The First Tee of Greater Kansas City had the pleasure of hosting 40 coaches from across The First Tee network. At The First Tee coach trainings coaches take a deeper &...

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Al Hoffman Scholarship

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Al Hoffman founded what would become the Junior Golf Foundation of Greater Kansas City in 1987 along with four friends.  Mr. Hoffman was the driving force behind the development of the Foundation. He spearheaded the development of Kansas City’s first junior golf course at the Heart of America Gol...

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Girls Golf in KC

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As we enter into the warmer months and start to think about getting outside to play lets always remember the importance of girls in sport! Last year, 38 percent of young people served at The First Tee of Greater Kansas City were GIRLS! There are so many benefits to girls in sport and we truly &helli...

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Appreciating Diversity

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At The First Tee, we believe that appreciating diversity is of the utmost importance. It is at the heart of what we seek to instill in our participants. Being able to appreciate and understand diversity can certainly help within the context of golf. In the very first level of the program, we teach p...

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More Participant Opportunities Available

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Possibly the most coveted participant opportunities provided by The First Tee Home Office have application’s opening next week. The PURE Insurance Championship is a premier event intended to showcases the best participants in The First Tee network.  An official PGA TOUR Champions event at Pebble...

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The Kansas City Golf Show

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You don’t want to miss this We are excited to be a featured supporter at the Kansas City Golf Show again this year! Visit us February 16-18 at the Overland Park Convention Center in The First Tee Junior Area. Saturday is Kids Day and all kids will receive free play on games and special giveaw...

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2018 Participant Opportunities

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Over the course of the next few months we will be showcasing a few National Opportunities open to participants of The First Tee. These National Opportunities allow participants to apply their knowledge of The First Tee curriculum while also providing some excellent resume builders. Applications are ...

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Youth Progress Through the Levels

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From age 7 through 18, youth progress through levels by demonstrating The First Tee Nine Core Values, life and golf skills as well as passing an assessment. All participants regardless of age start at the PLAYer level. The pinnacle of The First Tee is completing Ace. PLAYer (required minimum age 7...

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19th Annual A Day for Kids Tournament

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Tomorrow our sponsors and friends will enjoy a day on the course with Tom Watson at our 19th Annual A Day for Kids Tournament. Thank you again to all of our our sponsors for making this a successful year. The proceeds from this events will support the continuing efforts of The First Tee of Greater ...

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We Appreciate Our Ace & Eagle Sponsors

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Join US September 26! The 19th Annual Day for Kids Tournament with Tom Watson is almost here! Claim your spot today as a sponsor or a player. ACE Sponsors   Ball Sponsor Cart Sponsor eagle sponsors Kenneth L. and Eva S. Smith Foundation Hole Sponsor Kirk Foundation Luncheon Sponsor Lockton Companie...

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