Welcome to The First Tee of Chattanooga

What We Do:

To impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values, and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

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Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

What’s new at The First Tee of Chattanooga

Long Drive Championship

Join us for the challenge of hitting the Longest Drive!

Several qualifying days are available in October with the finals being Oct 16.

Come watch the finalists and join in other fun activities and competitions on Oct 16.

Please click here to ready Bob Gary's article.

Click here to sign up for your qualifying day. ​​

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Jordan Thomas Clinic


 JORDAN THOMAS Clinic for The First Tee of Chattanooga



 September 27th from 10 AM until Noon.
 This will be fun, educational, and inspiring!

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Practice Facility Hours of Operation


  • Tuesday - Friday early morning until 7 PM
  • Saturday early morning until 6 PM


  • Sunday and Monday
  • 4th of July

A Program that Works

Research Validates

In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.

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How We Help

One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.

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