Program Spotlight: Inaugural Pin Seekers League

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This summer, Program Director Karen Wise hosted our first ever Pin Seekers League for The First Tee participants. Over 11 participants from our PAR, BIRDIE and EAGLE classes joined Coach Karen and Coach Lizette 7 Friday evenings throughout the summer. This in-house scramble competition played at Tar...

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Program Spotlight: The First Tee Summer Camp

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The First Tee welcomed 318 campers for the Life Skills Experience this summer! Students enjoyed course time at least one day each week, along with driving range access and various games designed for fun as well as learning core values and healthy habits. Thanks to grantors like the Florida Junior Go...

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The First Tee of Clearwater featured on National Television

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The First Tee of Clearwater was featured in a 1/2 hour Master’s “Tee It Up” Special the Saturday prior to the Masters Tournament. Filming took place during Saturday classes and featured various students, parents and volunteers, including a feature on participant Panagioti. To watch the Masters...

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Student Spotlight: The First Tee participants enjoy once again the opportunity to be inside the ropes as Valspar Championship standard bearers

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Valspar Championship had another great field of players from all over the world! As part of Thursday’s First Tee day, 13 of our participants were Standard Bearers for the late tee times.  Our kids got to meet golfers like Sam Saunders, K.J. Choi, Branden Grace and 2016 Champion Charl Schwartzel! ...

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Students enjoy their Holiday Party at Celebration Station

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On the last day before the Holiday break Academy students spent the afternoon with endless rides on go-karts, playing games and soaking each other on the bumper boats at Celebration Station! This annual end of the year get together allows our students, teachers and supporters a wonderful opportunit...

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