Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Tyler

What We Do

Our Mission
The mission statement of The First Tee of Greater Tyler is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

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Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

What’s new at The First Tee of Greater Tyler

2015 Fall Registration Now Available! September 23rd-November 7th

For Boys and Girls Ages 7-18. Classes Available Monday-Saturday starting September 23rd! All new participants will start at the Target Registered or PLAYer level. Click on "Read More" below to see the schedule and register!
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Certification Requirements and FAQ's

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 "Read More" to see FAQ's to help guide you through the certification process and understand the new implementations for the Life Skills Curriculum.

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Friday "Play Days"

For all participants of The First Tee! Join us on Fridays to experience more playing time on the course! Please fill out a " Tee Time Form" each week you would like to play! Participants play for $5. Adults are welcome to play!

Get your 2015 Practice and Play Privilege Membership Today!

Members of The First Tee of Greater Tyler will enjoy many activities beyond the golf course. For information regarding the membership options, please see below. 

Membership fees are annual and good through December 31st, 2015. Membership is optional and IS NOT THE SAME AS registering for classes.

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Junior Coach Application Form

Are you a high school golf team member and want to get involved with The First Tee? We could use your help with our program! 

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A Program that Works

Research Validates

In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.

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How We Help

One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.

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