We’re excited to offer the Fall lineup of The First Tee of Greater Austin After-School Programming. The First Tee’s curriculum combines golf instruction with life skills and healthy habits, providing a unique opportunity for kids ages 5-17 of all skill levels to learn the game of golf, while integrating important life skills such as sportsmanship, respect, and integrity, as well as lifetime healthy habits.
7 CONVENIENT LOCATIONS
Fall Classes will be offered weekly for 12-week sessions at six convenient locations:
HARVEY PENICK GOLF CAMPUS IN EAST AUSTIN
BALCONES COUNTRY CLUB IN NORTHWEST AUSTIN
Blackhawk Golf Club iN NORTHeast
FALCONHEAD GOLF CLUB IN WEST AUSTIN
jimmy clay golf course in southeast austin
ONION CREEK GOLF CLUB IN SOUTH AUSTIN
TOPGOLF AUSTIN BY THE DOMAIN
CLASSES OFFERED AT HARVEY PENICK GOLF CAMPUS – HOME OF TFTGA
*Classes at HPGC are grouped by First Tee level. Beginners start at the PLAYer level and progress based on golf skills and knowledge and life skills awareness. If you are in doubt of your child’s First Tee level contact Derrick Elstob (firstname.lastname@example.org).
*At Harvey Penick GC based classes, parents are asked to attend a brief orientation during the First Class Session with TFTGA Executive Director, Jennifer MacCurrach, and/or TFTGA Manager of Programs & Outreach, Derrick Elstob.
YOUNG GUNS CLASS: FOR AGES 5 – 6
SATURDAYS (9:00-10:30 AM): September 9 – December 2
PLAYER CLASS: FOR AGES 7 – 17 THAT ARE NEW TO THE FIRST TEE PROGRAM
Wednesdays (4:30-5:30 PM): September 13 – December 6
Player / PLAYER ADVANCE CLASS: FOR STUDENTS THAT NEED TO BRIDGE THE GAP BETWEEN PLAYER AND PAR
SATURDAYS (8:30-10:00 AM): SEPTEMBER 9 – DECEMBER 2
PAR CLASS: FOR STUDENTS AGES 7 – 17, PRE-REQUISITE IS PLAYER CERTIFICATION
WEDNESDAYS (4:30-5:30 PM): SEPTEMBER 13 – DECEMBER 6 -OR- SATURDAYS (10:30 AM-12:00 PM): SEPTEMBER 9 – DECEMBER 2
BIRDIE CLASS: FOR STUDENTS AGES 10 – 17, PRE-REQUISITE IS PAR CERTIFICATION
SATURDAYS (8:30 AM-10:30 AM): SEPTEMBER 9 – DECEMBER 2
EAGLE/ACE CLASS: FOR STUDENTS AGES 12 – 17, PER-REQUISITE BIRDIE CERTIFICATION
SATURDAYS (10:45 AM-12:45 PM): SEPTEMBER 9 – DECEMBER 2
NO CLASS NOVEMBER 20-25 DUE TO THANKSGIVING
CLASSES OFFERED AT OUR 6 SATELLITE LOCATIONS
*Off-site classes are open to ages 7-17 and class space in some cases is limited.
BALCONES COUNTRY CLUB: AGES 7 – 17, ALL SKILL LEVELS
*TUESDAYS (4:15-5:45PM): September 12 – December 5
*ThurSDAYS (4:15-5:45PM): September 14 – December 7
Blackhawk Golf CLUB: AGES 7 – 17, ALL SKILL LEVELS
*Fridays (4:30-6:00PM): SEPTEMBER 15 – DECEMBER 8
FALCONHEAD GOLF CLUB: STUDENT AGES 7 – 17, ALL SKILL LEVELS
**WEDNESDAYS (4:30-6:00PM): September 13 – December 6
JIMMY CLAY GOLF COURSE: STUDENT AGES 7 – 17, ALL SKILL LEVELS
**TUESDAYS (4:30-6:00PM): September 12 – December 5
ONION CREEK CLUB: STUDENTS AGES 7 – 17, ALL SKILL LEVELS
*THURSDAYS (4:15-5:45 PM): SEPTEMBER 14 – DECEMBER 7
TOPGOLF AUSTIN: STUDENTS AGES 7 – 17, ALL SKILL LEVELS
**MONDAYS (5:00-6:00PM): September 11 – November 13
(*) class limited to 20 students (**) class limited to 16 students
NO CLASS November 20-25 DUE TO Thanksgiving
Discounts are available for one or more registrants from the same family – please register each child separately for his or her specific class and choose the “Sibling” ticket price for the second, third or fourth child!
If you are applying for a scholarship, you may register for the specific class and choose the “Scholarship” ticket option. Please note there is a $20 Scholarship Fee and a more information required. This information is only used for funding and grant purposes.
*Weather: Please note that First Tee classes/camps will go on “as scheduled” despite rain. We will email you if there is a cancellation.
ADDITIONAL PROGRAM OPPORTUNITIES THIS Fall
Fall Foundation Tour presented by Academy Sports + Outdoors: This multi-event series (hosted at Harvey Penick Golf Campus) is an opportunity to introduce First Tee players and young golfers (grades 1-8) to tournament golf. Elementary Division 1st-4th grade and Middle School Division 5th-8th grade. There are three competitions (1 per month) – during which students compete and are taught important elements of golf etiquette including rules, order of play, pace of play, and more.
- Saturday, September 23rd — 1 pm Shotgun
- Monday, October 9th (Columbus Day) — 1 pm Shotgun
- Saturday, October 28th — 1 pm Shotgun
No School Golf School: Join us for one-day camps when school is not in session!
- October 9th, 2017 (Columbus Day)