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.



Week #1- June 19-22 Ascarate Golf Course (9:00 am-12:00 pm) Fee $50  (THIS CLASS IS NOW CLOSED)
Week #2-June 26-29 Ascarate Golf Course (9:00 am-12:00 pm) Fee $50
Week #3- July 5-7 Ft. Bliss Underwood Golf Complex (9:00-12:00 pm) Fee $40
Week #4 – July 10-13 Ascarate Golf Course (9:00-12:00 pm) Fee $50
Week #5-July 17-20 Butterfield Trail Golf Club (9:00-12:00 pm) Fee $50
Week #6 – July 24-27 Ascarate Golf Course (9:00-12:00 pm) Fee $50
Week #7 -July 31-August 3 Ft. Bliss Underwood Golf Complex (9:00-12:00 pm) Fee $50
WEE ONES CLASS ~For children ages 3-5 Limited to 18 players each session 
     Session 1~ Saturdays~ June 17-July 8 (9:00-10:00 am) Fee $50 (THIS CLASS IS NOW CLOSED)
     Session 2~Saturdays~ July 15-August 5 (9:00-10:00 am) Fee $50
“All In” Class ~For those who are not able to participate during the week~ For players ages 6-18
     Session 1~ Saturdays June 17-July 8 (10:30-12:00) Fee $50
     Session 2~ Saturdays July 15-August 5 (10:30-12:00) Fee $50
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.


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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Golfers for Life

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Why Should Girls Play Sports Like Golf?

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10 FAQs About The First Tee

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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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Founding Partners

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