92nd Ernie Pieper Santa Clara County Championship Partnership

Categories: 2018, June, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley was pleased to continue our 10+ year partnership with San Jose Country Club and be the beneficiary of the Ernie Pieper Santa Clara County Championship held on June 2nd at San Jose Country Club.  The $1,000 donation will allow us to offer financial assistance to under...

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Girls Golf 2018 Foot Golf

Categories: 2018, June, 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, 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, Newsletter

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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Instructor Meeting Held June 1st

Categories: 2018, June, Newsletter

On June 1st The First Tee of Silicon Valley hosted our Instructor Meeting at Rancho Del Pueblo. Our lead instructors experienced additional training on our golf and life skill curriculum and practiced effective tools for delivery aligned with our coaching philosophy. We are proud to have a group of ...

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Mentor Training Held on June 2nd

Categories: 2018, June, Newsletter

The First Tee of Silicon Valley hosted our volunteer mentor training at Rancho Del Pueblo ahead of our 2018 Summer Session. We had over twenty mentor coaches participate in an interactive training consisting of how to build a supportive and safe environment as well as coaching practices centered aro...

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Seventh Annual Alister MacKenzie Tournament

Categories: 2018, June, Month, Newsletter

On May 26th, The First Tee of Silicon Valley participated in the Seventh Annual Alister MacKenzie Tournament to Save Sharp Park. TFTSV Eagle players, Franky S, Daniel P, Belinda S, and Kevin K joined Program Manager, Chris Moreno-Hunt, to play and support the beautiful, 86 year-old Alister MacKenz...

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Participants Attend Topgolf Groundbreaking in Alviso

Categories: 2018, June, Newsletter

Topgolf plans a 3-story driving range with 120 hitting bays in Alviso and The First Tee of Silicon Valley attended the groundbreaking ceremony.  The 72,000-square foot entertainment complex is scheduled to open in the Fall of 2019 and is on the site of the former Pin High Golf Center (4701 N 1st S...

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Let’s Create Healthy and Safe Communities

Categories: 2018, June, Newsletter

When we think of health, usually we relate the word to the strength of our mind or body, but no one usually considers the community they live in and how it effects their well-being. Without a healthy and well taken care of community, how would our golf courses stay green, our parks kept clean and &h...

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