Fall Class End Dates

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Have you been wondering when your participant’s last day of class is? With all of our weather cancellations our sites are on different schedules. Below is a list of when each class per site will end. If you have any questions please contact Jonathan at jbehee@thefirstteekc.org. Hodge Park: Tue...

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Great Job Colby!

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The First Tee of Greater Kansas City is sending Colby Unruh to compete in the 2018 PURE Insurance Championship Impacting The First Tee, an official PGA TOUR Champions event to be contested at Pebble Beach Golf Links and Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach, California, September 24-30. The tourna...

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Great Job Julia!

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Julia Stopperan from The First Tee of Greater Kansas City was selected to attend The First Tee National Par-3 Championship held at The Kanawha Club in Richmond, Va., from June 12–17. Stopperan was one of 32 teen participants—16 boys and 16 girls—from The First Tee selected to play in the 36-ho...

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Great Job Ava!

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Ava Fitzgerald, 14, from The First Tee of Greater Kansas City has been selected to attend the Joe Louis Barrow, Jr. Life Skills and Leadership Academy in East Lansing, Mich. July 25–July 31. Fitzgerald will join more than 90 junior golfers from The First Tee, ages 14–17, to participate in this n...

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Fall Registration is Now Open!

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Register today for fall classes Registration is now open for 2018 Fall Classes! The First Tee Life Skills Experience is one of the unique features that differentiates The First Tee from other youth initiatives and junior golf programs. It helps young people develop character by focusing on Nine Core...

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Andy Spencer Wins The 2018 Watson Challenge

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This past weekend, 48 of Kansas City’s best golfers, including 8-time major champion Tom Watson, competed at Shadow Glen Golf Club in The Watson Challenge. After winning the 2017 Watson Challenge by 7 shots at Milburn CC, Andy Spencer sought to become the first back-to-back winner since Tom Watson...

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The First Tee Tournament Series has Returned

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We have seen a record number of juniors join the game the last two years here in KC! We are excited to introduce a new outlet for young people to test the skills they have learned at The First Tee through our newly designed Tournament Series! PLAYer, Par or new Birdie level participants are invited ...

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STEM Camp is Back!

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We are very excited too offer our second season of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) Summer Camp! Last year, we conducted fun and engaging STEM experiences and created a hands-on learning opportunity for our participants. This year, we are conducting a wide array of experiments an...

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Meet the Coach

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Nathan Surrell just started coaching with us this year on a volunteer basis. He has a daughter who is currently enrolled in The First Tee out at Heart of America. We are so proud to have Nathan out here helping us coach-it is clear that he has a love for the game and enjoys helping …...

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