Welcome to The First Tee of Greater Austin

What We Do:

The First Tee of Greater Austin (TFTGA) is a 501(c)3 non-profit youth development organization dedicated to providing young people with educational programs to 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 Greater Austin

2016 Fall Programs

Classes start on 9/10/2016 and will run for 12-week sessions at six convenient locations including Harvey Penick Golf Campus, Falconhead Golf Club, Balcones Country Club, Onion Creek Golf Club, TopGolf, and Golfsmith Practice Facility and Learning Center.
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More Than A Game 2016

More Than A Game (MTAG) is an experience like none other in Austin, Texas. You can sign up for one or both of its events below. They include: More Than a Party (feat. the Ray Benson & Friends Pickin' Party) on Sunday November 13th and the Captain's Cup Celebrity Golf Tournament the following day, Monday November 14th.
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2016 Fall Foundation Tour

The first event of the Fall Foundation Tour is set for Saturday September 24th, followed by Saturday October 22nd and ending on Saturday November 19th. Select the Foundation Tour Package and receive a $10 discount (3 events for the price of 2). The Foundation Tour presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors provides on-course learning and to introduce elementary and middle school students to competitive golf.
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2016 Fall No School Golf School

Kids out of school for Columbus Day this fall? Send them our way on October 10th for a full day of fun and challenging golf activities at Harvey Penick Golf Campus!
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Footgolf City Championship

The results of the 2016 City Footgolf Championship are in! Thanks for coming out and playing with us!
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H-E-B 9 Core Values Week

Mark your calendars for H-E-B Core Values Week - set for March 20 - 27. The week will feature various fun activities benefitting The First Tee of Greater Austin.

Activities include Harvey Penick Golf Campus Family Day, the 9 Core Values VIP Reception, the 8th annual 9 Core Values Awards Luncheon presented by BB&T, the Champions Breakfast and the WGC Dell Match Play!
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2016 LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of Austin

Hosted by TFTGA, LPGA-USGA Girls Golf of Austin is a developmental junior golf program for girls ages 7-17 that gets girls introduced to the game of golf and peers who also have an interest in the game. The program runs from April - September and includes to instructional days and numerous play days/pizza party socials!
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Intern with Us!

We're looking for highly motivated college students to join our team as interns for the spring, summer and/or fall.

Our interns play a key role in planning and executing our fundraising events and youth programs. They gain experience with our nationally recognized brand and prominent sponsors in an environment that promotes teamwork, fun, independence and accountability.
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2016 Players Book - The golf gift that gives back

Don't miss our on the golf gift that keeps on giving - The 2016 Players Book is available online starting on Black Friday! This book offers over $1,000 in savings on greens fees and carts at 40+ local Austin golf courses. All proceeds go to youth development programs hosted by The First Tee of Greater Austin.
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The 2016 Omar Uresti Invitational

Gear up for the 6th annual Omar Uresti Invitational - Monday, August 22nd at The Hills Country Club!
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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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