Our LPGA*USGA Girls Golf Program is a great way to introduce your girl to the game of golf, new friends, and First Tee of North Florida. These programs and events are intended to help build confidence and friendship with other girls from the community. Our Girls Golf Coach Team is made up of 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.
BECOME A GIRLS GOLF MEMBER
Enrolling as a national Girls Golf member makes you eligible to participate in our chapter Girls Golf events, and comes with 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. LPGA*USGA Girls Golf membership is free to join! For more information about LPGA*USGA Girls Golf at First Tee of North Florida, contact Linda Johnson, at email@example.com, or 904-810-2231.
weekly girls golf CLASS
We are excited to offer a weekly Girls Golf class at our local area golf course sites! Check the Class Schedule for class locations (NOTE: Girls Golf Classes are not currently offered during our 2020 Summer Session I). The cost for each five week session is $45 and girls from every level of First Tee are welcome to attend. Along with learning more about the First Tee Nine Core Values, participants will gain a deeper understanding of The Five E’s of LPGA*USGA Girls Golf,which are designed to:
- 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
NOTE: A 2020 Junior Membership purchased from First Tee of North Florida is required to participate in all weekly classes. The membership cost is $50 per participant. CLICK HERE for more Junior Membership information.
Girls Golf special events
In addition to regular classes, our Girls Golf program conducts special events designed to be fun, engaging, and empowering. A typical Girls Golf event could include anything from hitting marshmallows out of a bunker, taking a field trip to a professional golf tournament, or hosting a movie night. Creativity is Queen when it comes to Girls Golf, and we are not afraid to think outside of the box! We will offer 10-15 Girls Golf special events this year so be sure to check here regularly. Event participants must be 2020 registered members of LPGA*USGA Girls Golf at First Tee of North Florida. Be sure to tell your friends to join our Girls Golf site at First Tee of North Florida!
TENTATIVE AGENDA OF 2020 GIRLS GOLF SPECIAL EVENTS:
(subject to change, info TBA; more to be added, too, so keep checking!)
JUNE 22-26: GIRLS GOLF SUMMER CAMP, Monday-Friday, at Brentwood Golf Course, Jacksonville
Half Day or Full Day. Theme days. Girls Golf 5E’s each day. REGISTRATION IS CLOSED AS OF JUNE 18
(see our Summer Camp page to register!)
JUNE 29 (Monday): RED, WHITE AND BLUE CHALLENGE
at St. Johns Golf Club, SR 207, Elkton/St. Augustine, 5-7pm. Entry: $10.
Long Ball, Short Ball and Roll Ball: It’s a long drive, chipping and putting competition. Arrive at 5pm for practice. Competition events begin promptly at 5:45pm.
Points awarded for each skill challenge, with prizes for top points in each skill/age group. Prize for overall Grand Champion.
Be sure to wear your RED, WHITE AND BLUE! Wear as much as you like – prize for best Red, White & Blue Outfit.
Limited registration spots available. More details on the registration page. REGISTRATION CLOSES WEDNESDAY, JUNE 24
BACK TO SCHOOL OUTING
TENTATIVE: RYDER CUP TEAM USA THEMED GOLF CLINIC AND PLAY
HALLOWEEN COSTUME GOLF EVENT
THANKSGIVING TURKEY THEME GOLF EVENT
GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING
HOLIDAY PARTY AT FIRST TEE HQ
The eLeader program is a new 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!
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)
If you are interested in becoming an eLeader, contact Linda Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org.