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

2014 Fall Offerings

Three Steps to Enroll for the Fall Session

1.  Complete the On-line Registration Form

2.  Email KMcCarthy@TheFirstTeeChattanooga.org to determine which classes are still available

3.   Make payment to lock in the Class for your child.. 

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What Level Should My Child Attend?

  • PLAYer (New or Previous) is for children 7 and older who are not PLAYer Certified
  • PLAYer (Previous) is for players who have attended The First Tee of Chattanooga in previous sessions and are not PLAYer Certified
  • FAST TRACK PLAYer is for players who are new to our program or Previous Player Level participants who are 11 and older.
  • Home School is for children who are new to the program and are also home schoolers.
  • Par is for children who are PLAYer Level Certified.
  • Birdie is for children who are Par Level Certified.
  • Eagle is for children who are Birdie Level Certified
  • 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 fort 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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