Our LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Program is a great way to introduce your girl to the game of golf, new friends, and First Tee – North Florida. Our classes and events help build confidence and friendship with other girls from the community. Our Girls Golf Coach Team includes female mentors who guide the girls through activities designed to enhance their golf and leadership skills. This program helps build leaders and discuss what females can achieve in sport and the community.

LPGA Girls Golf membership is open to all girls, ages 5-18. All skill levels are welcome, and golf clubs are provided if you need them.

Follow GIRLS GOLF – FIRST TEE – NORTH FLORIDA on Social Media:
Instagram: @girlsgolfnorthflorida
New Facebook Page: @girlsgolfFTNorthFlorida

Learn more about Girls Golf by scrolling below:
• LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Membership
• Our Weekly Girls Golf Classes
• Our Girls Golf Events
• The Girls Golf “eLeader” Program

LPGA*USGA GIRLS GOLF MEMBERSHIP

It’s FREE to sign up for official membership in LPGA*USGA Girls Golf! Once you’re a registered member of  LPGA*USGA Girls Golf for the calendar year, you’re eligible to participate in our Chapter Girls Golf classes and events, and you can get other great perks, too! LPGA*USGA Girls Golf members receive official Girls Golf membership gifts (including fun logo’d golf merchandise and accessories), and are granted free entry to LPGA Tour, Symetra Tour, and USGA Championships.

For more information about LPGA*USGA Girls Golf – First Tee – North Florida, contact Linda Johnson, at linda@firstteenorthflorida.org, or 904-586-4854.

THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT LPGA GIRLS GOLF MEMBERSHIP:

• LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Membership at First Tee – North Florida is required to participate in our Girls Golf Classes and our Golf & Social Events — it’s free to join LPGA*USGA Girls Golf! Please see below regarding the requirements for a First Tee – North Florida Junior Membership. 

HOW TO SIGN UP: Register for your free calendar-year 2021 LPGA Girls Golf Membership through the LPGA Girls Golf mobile app on your smartphone. Be sure to select “Girls Golf at First Tee of North Florida” AND make it your “Home” Girls Golf Site (the little “house” next to our name will then turn pink) — that’s the only way to be an official LPGA Girls Golf Member at our location and be included on our chapter LPGA Girls Golf roster and mailing list, so that you get notified of events and updates. LPGA encourages the use of the LPGA Girls Golf mobile app. LPGA Girls Golf membership runs for a calendar year and must be renewed annually. See the link below for Girls Golf App details.

DISTRIBUTION OF 2021 MEMBERSHIP PACKETS: Get excited!

Beginning July 1, 2021, we will distribute the 2021 LPGA Girls Golf Membership Packets/Hats to registered 2021 members who attend our Girls Golf events. We will also deliver the packets/hats to 2021 Girls Golf members who enroll in our Girls Golf classes beginning with Summer Session II, July 2021.

Membership Items: If you’re a new 2021 member (were not a 2020 member), you will receive a full membership packet containing the 2020 tote bag, pink logo hat and ball marker. If you’re a 2021 member who was also a 2020 member, you will receive the new 2021 Neon logo member hat only. Girls Golf members will receive either the 2021 Neon Hat or the 2020 Packet (one membership item per Girls Golf Member).
Pickup Option: You can also arrange to pick up your 2021 Girls Golf membership packet or 2021 member hat at our Chapter Office by contacting Linda Johnson (see below).
Mailing Option: If you prefer to have your 2021 membership packet or hat mailed to you, just sign up through the registration button (look for the mailing option under the 2021 LPGA Girls Golf category). The cost for the mailing option is $10 per membership item – either packet or hat (one per girl).

 

SIGN UP FOR YOUR FREE 2021 LPGA*USGA GIRLS GOLF MEMBERSHIP
WITH THE LPGA GIRLS GOLF APP: Click the phone below to learn more!

 

2021 — SUBMIT YOUR PHOTOS OF GIRLS GOLF MEMBERS WEARING GIRLS GOLF HATS AND GIRLS GOLF GEAR!
We want to see photos of our Girls Golf Members wearing their Girls Golf hats and using their Girls Golf bags while playing golf, engaging in sports and hobbies, attending school, or whatever else they do! Please send photos to Coach Linda at linda@firstteenorthflorida.org. Please include girl’s first name, a short description of what she’s doing, and consent of a parent/guardian for us to use the photo in our social media pages. We’ll connect one of the Girls Golf 5E’s with the photo to make a short story (or, tell us which one of the 5E’s work best for you!). You might be in one of our features! Get involved today! 

WEEKLY GIRLS GOLF CLASS

We offer a weekly Girls Golf class at our local area golf course sites! Girls Golf Class costs $40-60 for each session (4-5 weeks, depending on seasonal session/location). Girls from every level of the First Tee program, ages 5-18, are welcome. Along with an introduction to the First Tee Nine Core Values, Girls Golf participants will gain a deeper understanding of The Five E’s  of LPGA*USGA Girls Golf:

  • ENRICH girls lives by expanding their minds and horizons
  • ENERGIZE girls with passion for the game of golf
  • EMPOWER girls with confidence and inspire them to dream BIG
  • ENGAGE girls with positive female role models and mentors
  • EXERCISE girls’ minds and bodies helping them unlock their full potential

2021 GIRLS GOLF CLASSES (Weekly Sessions):

(Girls Golf Classes are listed under the course location in the registration system; please note our Chapter rain and refund policy for classes)

FALL SESSION I (Five Weeks) – Begins Week of August 16; Ends Week of September 13
(Registration closes August 11):
Brentwood Golf Course: 
Mondays, 5:30-7pm ($60)
Palm Valley Golf Club: Saturdays, 3-4pm ($50)

FALL SESSION II (Five Weeks) – Begins Week of September 27; Ends Week of October 25
(Registration closes September 22):
Brentwood Golf Course: 
Mondays, 5:30-7pm ($60)
Palm Valley Golf Club: Saturdays, 3-4pm ($50)

FALL SESSION III (Five Weeks) – Begins Week of November 8; Ends Week of December 13
(Registration closes November 3):
Brentwood Golf Course: 
Mondays, 5:30-7pm ($60)
Palm Valley Golf Club: Saturdays, 3-4pm ($50)


MEMBERSHIPS REQUIRED:
• LPGA*USGA 2021 Girls Golf Membership at First Tee – North Florida is required to participate in all Girls Golf Classes. See LPGA Membership information, above, to sign up – LPGA Girls Golf Membership is free to join.

• A separate 2021 Junior Membership purchased from First Tee – North Florida is required to participate in all weekly classes (Junior Membership is optional for Fall Session III only). FTNF Junior Membership cost for 2021 is $55 per participant. CLICK HERE for Junior Membership details.

WEEKLY CLASS REGISTRATION

GIRLS GOLF SPECIAL GOLF AND SOCIAL EVENTS

In addition to our Girls Golf classes, we conduct Special Golf & Social Events designed to be fun, engaging, and empowering for all girls, ages 5-18. We offer 10-15 Girls Golf Special Events during the calendar year, so be sure to check here regularly for updates. PLEASE NOTE: Registration through our online system is the only way to get your name on our official attendee list/roster  for each event, whether or not there is an event fee. An RSVP on the mobile Girls Golf App won’t get you on “the list.” Register for events through the button below! 

MEMBERSHIPS REQUIRED:
• LPGA*USGA 2021 Girls Golf Membership at First Tee – North Florida is required to participate in our Girls Golf Events. See LPGA Membership information, above, to sign up for your free calendar-year LPGA Girls Golf Membership.

• A separate 2021 Junior Membership purchased from First Tee – North Florida may be required to participate in selected Girls Golf Events (membership requirements are noted for each event); otherwise, the FTNF Junior Membership is optional. Junior Membership cost for 2021 is $55 per participant. CLICK HERE for FTNF Junior Membership details.

GIRLS GOLF EVENT REGISTRATION

Unless otherwise noted, Girls Golf Events are listed
under the category “LPGA*USGA Girls Golf” in the registration system;
please note that we are unable to issue refunds for no-shows or absences
on the day of or after the event has occurred

2021 GIRLS GOLF EVENTS:


• AUGUST 29: SOLHEIM CUP GOLF PARTY!
St. Johns Golf Club (SR 207; just off Exit 311 from I-95), 4900 Cypress Links Blvd., Elkton, FL  32033
1-3pm; Cost: $15 per girl
Course phone: 904-209-0350

The Solheim Cup begins August 31 – Support Team USA at this event!  Wear red, white and blue and/or Team USA gear, as we cheer on Team USA. Event features golf activities for all ages and experience levels: golf instruction stations, team putting contests, inflatable station, treats, make a nametag station, Solheim Cup art station, and more! Open to all Girls Golf members, ages 5-18. Feel free to invite a friend to join LPGA Girls Golf at First Tee – North Florida and sign up to attend this event also. NOTE: LPGA*USGA Girls Golf 2021 Membership is required to attend; all girls attending this event must register through the online registration system. The First Tee – North Florida Junior Membership is not required to attend and is optional. Bring your golf clubs; or we’ll have clubs if you need them. Number of participants is limited. Registration closes August 25.


• AUGUST 4: LADIES LEADERSHIP LUNCHEON (open to girls ages 12+)
The River Club, 1 Independent Dr., #3500, Jacksonville FL  32202
10am-2pm; Cost: $10 per girl

Ladies Leadership Luncheon presented by Computacenter and Cisco Systems. Open to LPGA*USGA Girls Golf members ages 12 and up. Dress for Success! At this networking event, girls will hear from top female executives from several industries, learn valuable life skills & business etiquette. Includes appetizers, four course luncheon and more. Number of participants is limited. LPGA*USGA Girls Golf membership is required (see above). NOTE: First Tee – North Florida Junior Membership is optional for this event. Registration closes July 29.

 

• JULY 19-23: GIRLS GOLF SUMMER CAMP – REGISTRATION IS CLOSED
Half-Day Summer Camp, 9am-12pm, Cost: $150 per week (First Tee – North Florida Junior Member);
$190 (Without First Tee – North Florida Junior Membership)
Brentwood Golf Course, 1157 MB01 Golfair Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32209
Course phone: 904-924-0401

Girls golf SuGirls will learn golf skills, have fun practices, learn more about the 5E’s of Girls Golf, play golf games and participate in theme days, Olympics-inspired games, and more. Bring water and snacks. Golf clubs provided, if necessary. What a fun way to spend a week! LPGA*USGA Girls Golf 2021 Membership is required to attend (see above). NOTE: First Tee – North Florida Junior Membership is optional for this event. Girls Golf Summer Camp is listed under the “Summer Camp” category/golf course location in the registration system.

 

PAST 2021 EVENTS – see photos on our social media pages (hopefully, you were there!):
• 2nd Annual RED, WHITE & BLUE GOLF SKILLS CHALLENGE, at St. Johns Golf Club, 7/1
WOMEN’S GOLF DAY CELEBRATION at PGA TOUR SUPERSTORE, Jax, 6/1
SUMMER FLAMINGO PARTY, 5/22
EARTH DAY SOCIAL MEDIA GOLF BALL DECORATING, 4/22

EASTER EGG HUNT AND HOPPIN’ AROUND GOLF, at St. Johns Golf Club, 4/3
SHAMROCKIN’ GIRLS GOLF SPRING BREAK CAMP DAY, at Grand Reserve Golf Club, 3/17
GOLF RULES! ahead of International Women’s Day, at St. Johns Golf Club, 3/7
SWEETHEART SCRAMBLE at Palm Valley Golf Club, 2/28

 

GIRLS GOLF eLEADER PROGRAM

The LPGA Girls Golf “eLeader” program is a national volunteer and mentorship opportunity for Girls Golf advocates, ages 13 – 17, who are looking for ways to give back to help their local program. In addition to making a difference in your community, you’ll build professional and leadership skills that will help you prepare for life beyond high school.

Enrolling as an eLeader is the perfect way to earn volunteer service hours and gain experience in teaching, marketing, event/tournament management, communication, technology, and more! Not to mention, your service as a Girls Golf eLeader makes a great addition to your resume and college application!

eLeader Benefits:

Once your 20+ volunteer hours have been completed, you’ll receive the following perks:

  • A college recommendation letter provided by the Site Director
  • Opportunity to complete your high school service hours
  • A special eLeader gift upon enrollment and a “thank you” gift for completing your 20+ service hours
  • Opportunity to be included in a Leadership Academy and other national events
  • Opportunity to be selected as eLeader of the Month (June – September)

To sign up as an eLeader, CLICK HERE