Record-Breaking Open Golf Tournament

Categories: 2018, July, Next Newsletter

It was a record breaking Open golf tournament on June 22nd thanks to our presenting sponsor EY; additional sponsors PGA Superstore, PwC, Wells Fargo, Hallagan-Huston Family Foundation; and the many hole and foursome supporters.  Beyond the hot temperatures, we had the most players ever (192 paid), ...

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Responsibility Core Value On and Off the Golf Course

Categories: 2018, July, Next Newsletter

As one of The Nine Core Values, Responsibility is defined as accounting for one’s actions; dependable.  Participants are responsible for their actions on the golf course. It is up to each player to keep score, repair divots, rake bunkers, repair ball marks on the green, and keep up with the pace ...

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Vision Healthy Habit Leads the Way

Categories: 2018, July, Next Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley participants learn Nine Healthy Habits as part of our education curriculum: three physical, three emotional and three social.  One of the emotional healthy habits is vision. The First Tee teaches participants that in order to make the most of one’s unique gifts—t...

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STEM Concepts through Golf

Categories: 2018, July, Next Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley is excited to announce a new initiative that will introduce STEM concepts through golf to all of our participants. We raised over $40K for this new program at our recent 2018 Open tournament. Please consider making a donation (noting “STEM” in the donation...

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Girls Golf 2018 Foot Golf

Categories: 2018, June, Next Newsletter

On May 12th, The First Tee of Silicon Valley hosted our seasonal Girls Golf event.  With 17 Girls Golf members, we enjoyed 9-holes of foot golf followed by a Mother’s Day-themed arts and craft station.  Thank you to all our female participants for playing fast, safely, and courteously! Girl...

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2018 Chapter Championship

Categories: 2018, June, Next Newsletter

On May 31st, The First Tee of Silicon Valley hosted our annual Chapter Championship. Over 30 participants, Par level and above, took part in a 9-hole stroke play tournament at Rancho del Pueblo. Congratulations to all of our participants for competing with integrity and sportsmanship. Top Scorers we...

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Parent Orientation Held on June 2nd

Categories: 2018, June, Next Newsletter, Uncategorized

Last Saturday, June 2nd, The First Tee of Silicon Valley held our Pre-Summer Parent Orientation for over sixty parents at Rancho Del Pueblo. Parents learned about on our curriculum, coaching philosophy, certification requirements, policies and procedures, and participant opportunities. Additionally,...

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