The First Tee of Greater El Paso - introducing golf to young people

The First Tee

of Greater El Paso

Our Mission:  To impact the lives of young people in the Greater El Paso area by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

fall session 1 is now closed 

UPCOMING EVENTS

The First Tee of Greater El Paso
Fall Session II: Oct.10~Nov. 18, 2017

ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD AT ASCARATE GOLF COURSE

Please note: On Wednesdays Oct. 11, 18, 25  and Nov.1 we will offer an “OPEN PRACTICE SESSION” from 4:30-6:00.  This is a free practice session for all participants whether you are registered or not for a session.  We want to encourage all of our participants to practice outside of our scheduled classes.  All you need to do is have your child show up and they will be able to go to the range or do some short game work.  Take advantage of these practice sessions.

WEE ONES CLASS: NOW CLOSED Saturdays 10:30-11:30 at Ascarate Golf Course.  For kids ages 3-5.  Price: $52 Limited to the first 15 to register.  

BEGINNER PLAYER CLASS:  Saturdays 12:30-2:00 at Ascarate.  Price: $52 For those who are NEW to The First Tee Program.

PAR/BIRDIE/EAGLE CLASS: All Par, Birdie and Eagle Participants;  For those who have certified for the Par, Birdie or Eagle class.
Saturdays ONLY 10:00-12:00 at Ascarate; Price: $62.00

RETURNING PLAYER CLASS: : Saturdays 12:30-2:00  for those in the Player class and have participated in at least 1 session or 1 week of Summer camps of classes.  Price: $52.00

HOME SCHOOL CLASS: For Home Schooled Students; Tuesdays 1:00-2:30 OCT. 10-Nov 14 at Ascarate; Price: $52.00

SPECIAL KIDS:  Saturdays 12:30-1:30 at Ascarate Golf Course Price: $30.00.  For those with special needs (all ages);

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER!

To register click on the “Register” button above

Nine Core Values

Why is golf different from other sports?

Players learn values like honesty and responsibility by calling penalties on themselves and reporting their own score. By participating in The First Tee, youth are introduced to Nine Core Values which are incorporated throughout the program.

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More than a game

85% of alumni say The First Tee helped them become a better student.

At The First Tee, kids and teens are learning to play golf along with life lessons and leadership skills. And it’s making a difference. Our programs are positively impacting youth, their families and their communities.

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Getting started

Who can play?

The First Tee offers group lessons to youth up to age 18 regardless of background or previous experience. Our coaches are trained to make kids feel comfortable and assure they have a positive, non-intimidating experience. All we ask is young people come with an open mind and positive attitude.

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Spotlight

Golfers for Life

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10 FAQs About The First Tee

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Partner Spotlight

Western Refining

The First Tee’s Reach

Our chapter is one of many in The First Tee network. The First Tee is reaching young people in all 50 states and select international locations on golf courses, in elementary schools and through other youth-serving organizations.


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OUR SPONSORS

FOUNDATIONS AND GRANTS

Bowling Family Foundation

Carol J. MacGuire Foundation

Dos Lagos Ladies Golf Association

El Paso Community Foundation (James, Janie and Mark Keating Fund)

El Paso Country Club Tuesday Ladies Golf Association

Hervey Foundation

Richard G. Miller Foundation

Shiloff Family Foundation

The Cardwell Foundation

The Junior League of El Paso

Wilma Moleen Foundation


GOLD SPONSORS

Carefree Homes

Western Refining

Ohmstede Industrial Services, Inc.

Price’s Creameries

Starcon


SILVER SPONSORS

Able Industrial

Altair Strickland Holdings, LLC.

Federal Acceptance Corp.

Jack in the Box

Lowe’s

Safway Services, LLC

Total Safety


BRONZE SPONSORS

Aggreko

Clark-McCarthy

Cooling Towe Technologies, LLC

Cristy and Emmett Reagan

Hunter Building & Manufacturing, LP

Inserv

Jacobs Engineering

Nalco

Repcon

Southwest Airlines

Tanco

The Brock Group

Founding Partners

The First Tee Founding Partners

Founding Corporate Partner

Legacy Partner