The First Tee of Southern Nevada: Offering Youth All Around Las Vegas Access to Year-Round Golf Instruction
Does the child in your life want to learn golf in a fun, welcoming and energetic environment? If so, The First Tee of Southern Nevada is for them! At The First Tee of Southern Nevada the instructors strive to provide a seamless experience between golf and life skills.
The First Tee’s programs are designed around teaching young people that game of golf, as well as helping them understand and ultimately develop The First Tee Nine Core Values: honesty, integrity, sportsmanship, respect, confidence, responsibility, perseverance, courtesy and judgment. The First Tee’s curriculum was developed by experts in the field of positive youth development through sport and is delivered by caring adult coaches who have all been formally trained by The First Tee. Our coaches are also certified through the PGA of America and LPGA.
At The First Tee of Southern Nevada, golf and life lessons are seamlessly incorporated into each experience. In addition to learning fundamentals of the golf swing and the game, a sample of life skills lessons include: Interpersonal Skills, Self-Management, Goal Setting and Resiliency Skills.
The First Tee of Southern Nevada strives to keep its programs affordable so every child, no matter their circumstance, has the chance to learn the great game of golf. An Annual Membership for one child is just $50 and membership is valid January through December each year. With this membership, the child has access to any “Open Clinic” Programming offered at three convenient locations around Las Vegas and Henderson. “Open Clinics” are offered year round and programing is designed to introduce the game and encourage juniors who have an interest in golf. The format is an open session providing students the opportunity to work on those areas of golf that interest them. Golf equipment is provided for participants that yet to have their own and no child is ever turned away based on ability to pay. Sponsorships are available for those families in need.
The First Tee of Southern Nevada also operates the Southern Nevada Junior Golf Association (SNJGA). The SNJGA is a competitive tournament series aimed at providing positive athletic experiences for the more skilled junior golfer. Many participants introduced to golf through The First Tee of Southern Nevada transition to compete on the SNJGA.
The First Tee of Southern Nevada provides golf instruction to any child age 6-17. To register or for more information please visit www.TFTSN.org or call 702-433-0626.
The First Tee of Southern Nevada Open Clinic Programming Schedule
Tuesdays 4-6pm, Wildhorse Golf Club, Henderson
Thursdays 5:30-7:30pm – Las Vegas Golf Club, Las Vegas
Saturdays 8:30-10am – Aliante Golf Club, North Las Vegas