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News & Tours

Gary Player rolls back the years on the first tee of the Humana Challenge

By Ron Sirak LA QUINTA, Calif. -- The shots cracked off the clubface like it was 1959 all over again, rocketing down the practice range at PGA West with a soft draw. The swing is...
Thursday, 1/16/2014 at 1:02PM
News & Tours

First Tee CEO Joe Louis Barrow suffers stroke, expected to recover

By Luke Kerr-Dineen First Tee CEO Joe Louis Barrow suffered a hemorrhagic stroke while on a business trip to West Palm Beach on Saturday, November 23 and remains hospitalized, although doctors are optimistic he will...
Monday, 11/25/2013 at 4:37PM
News & Tours

Scott Langley a First Tee success story

By Tim Rosaforte From the September 30 edition of Golf World Monday: Scott Langley returned to Pebble Beach last week to offer testimony on what The First Tee can do for a life --...
Monday, 9/30/2013 at 9:00AM
Magazines / Golf Saved My Life

Golf Saved My Life: I'm A Walking, Golfing Miracle

In this month's edition of Golf Saved My Life, 15-year-old Zakki Blatt was born with a complicated heart defect and suffered a debilitating stroke at only a month old. Turned on to golf by his cardiac therapist, the sport has given Zakki new motivation to fight his medical issues.
April 2013

The Match Reprise

Davis Love III pairs with Nick Watney against Rickie Fowler and Bubba Watson to benefit the First Tee
October 2012
Magazines / Golf Saved My Life

The Game Gave Me Confidence: Elise Polk

In this month's installment of "Golf Saved My Life," Elise Polk recounts how, as a young girl dealing with hearing loss, she discovered golf as an outlet for making friends.
September 2012
News & Tours

Golf helping rough neighborhood near San Francisco's Olympic Club

When a spiffy, artificial turf short-game area and first-class netted driving range was installed in 2009 for a new First Tee program at Visitacion Valley Middle School in southeastern San Francisco, less than 10...
Monday, 6/11/2012 at 11:10AM
Instruction

Saturday Morning Tip: Getting off the first tee

OK, so you haven't swung a club all week, and you're getting to the course a little late, so you need a key thought to get you through the first hole and jump-start your round....
Saturday, 1/22/2011 at 1:00AM
Magazines / Editors' Blog

Equipment IQs: They're rising

On Thursday night at the RBS Achievers dinner in Pittsburgh Jack Nicklaus and RBS gave financial awards to 12 First Tee kids who had overcome particularly difficult personal situations. These included the loss of parents...
Saturday, 7/10/2010 at 9:16PM
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