Our Youth Programs

Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Austin Youth Programs page! Below you will find a list of programs we are currently or recently offered on site. 

We invite you to learn more about our curriculum, the nine core values, our program levels and all the programs we offer in our PROGRAM SUMMARY

Looking to sign up your student for a program? REGISTER here. 

2016 Fall Programs

Classes start on 9/10/2016 and will run for 12-week sessions at six convenient locations including Harvey Penick Golf Campus, Falconhead Golf Club, Balcones Country Club, Onion Creek Golf Club, TopGolf, and Golfsmith Practice Facility and Learning Center.
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2016 Fall Foundation Tour

The first event of the Fall Foundation Tour is set for Saturday September 24th, followed by Saturday October 22nd and ending on Saturday November 19th. Select the Foundation Tour Package and receive a $10 discount (3 events for the price of 2). The Foundation Tour presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors provides on-course learning and to introduce elementary and middle school students to competitive golf.
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2016 Youth Forum

BIRDIE, EAGLE, and ACE level participants and their parents are invited to attend our "Youth Forums" to learn more about The First Tee's national golf, leadership and entrepreneurial opportunities and playing collegiate golf.
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2016 Fall No School Golf School

Kids out of school for Columbus Day this fall? Send them our way on October 10th for a full day of fun and challenging golf activities at Harvey Penick Golf Campus!
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AB Honor Roll

Join us in celebrating success in the classroom with our A/B Honor Roll program. Twice a year, we encourage participants that earn all A's and B's in school to submit their report cards to our chapter prior to our national deadline to be recognized for their hard work.
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2016 LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of Austin

Hosted by TFTGA, LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of Austin is a developmental junior golf program for girls ages 7-17 that gets girls introduced to the game of golf and peers who also have an interest in the game. The program runs from April - September and includes to instructional days and numerous play days/pizza party socials!
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2016 Summer Foundation Tour presented by Academy

The Foundation Tour presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors provides on-course learning and to introduce elementary (grades 1-4) and middle school (grades 5-8) students to competitive golf. The first event of the summer is set for Friday June 24th - Select the Foundation Tour Package and receive a $10 discount (3 events for the price of 2).
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PGA Jr. League

PGA Junior League Golf is a new, exciting team golf experience designed to better socialize the game of golf for ages 13 and under. 2015 marked the first year of the program in Austin - which features a team vs team scramble format in structured league play which created a fun, social and inclusive environment.
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Pictures From Our Programs!

We work hard to capture moments and elements of our various programs. All photos are available for download free of charge.

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Ernie Els #GameOn Autism Golf Program

The First Tee of Greater Austin/Harvey Penick Golf Campus has been selected as one of seven sites nationwide to host the new Ernie Els #GameON Autism Golf Program - a pilot series of a specialized program aimed at using golf as a life skills development tool for individuals on the autism spectrum. The program is set to start in September 2015!
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RECAP: Winter Break Camp 2015

Join us for our holiday camp for three days filled with fun and challenging golf activities, our Lifeskills curriculum and more! Set for December 28 - 30th!
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Home Office Highlights

Life Skills Experience™

Developed with the help of academic experts and delivered by trained coaches, the program helps young people learn life skills and core values through the sport of golf. Find out why it’s different that other programs.
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Golf in Schools

The First Tee National School Program introduces the game of golf and The First Tee Nine Core Values and Nine Healthy Habits to elementary students during physical education classes.
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A Parent's Guide to The First Tee

What parents need to know about The First Tee and its programs.
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