The First Tee

of Idaho

The First Tee is an international youth development organization introducing the game of golf and its inherent values to young people. Through after school and in school programs, we help shape the lives of young people from all walks of life by reinforcing values like integrity, respect and perseverance through the game of golf. And it’s making a difference.

The First Tee of Idaho

What’s Going on Right NOW!

Spring Registration – Classes begin April 6. Sign up NOW!

The Boise Golf and Travel Show – February 9 and 10 at the Idaho Expo Center with  special VIP Early Entrance on February 8.  Receive $2 off admission for the weekend or Friday night event with online code:FirstTeeID19  Stop by the First Tee of Idaho booth to enter our raffle for a set of youth golf clubs and to learn about our complimentary Summer session!

The First Tee of Idaho Day – Fun for the entire family. Interact with our coaches, play golf games and learn about The First Tee – The nations largest youth and junior golf program. March 9 at Shadow Valley Golf Course. 11 am – 1 pm. Free however you MUST RSVP by March 6. RSVP Here

Volunteer and Coach Orientation: Date, Time and Location: April 2, 5:30 – 7:30 pm at Washington Trust Bank in Meridian. If you have 2 – 4 hours a week and are interested in volunteering. Please contact Program Director




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Nine Core Values

Why is golf different from other sports?

Players learn values like honesty and responsibility by calling penalties on themselves and reporting their own score. By participating in First Tee, youth are introduced to Nine Core Values which are incorporated throughout the program.

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More than a game

85% of alumni say First Tee helped them become a better student.

At First Tee, kids and teens are learning to play golf along with life lessons and leadership skills. And it’s making a difference. Our programs are positively impacting youth, their families and their communities.


Getting started

Who can play?

First Tee offers group lessons to youth up to age 18 regardless of background or previous experience. Our coaches are trained to make kids feel comfortable and assure they have a positive, non-intimidating experience. All we ask is young people come with an open mind and positive attitude.

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Golfers for Life

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Why Should Girls Play Sports Like Golf?

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10 FAQs About The First Tee

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The First Tee Outstanding Leadership Summit

First Tee’s Reach

Our chapter is one of many in theFirst Tee network. First Tee is reaching young people in all 50 states and select international locations on golf courses, in elementary schools and through other youth-serving organizations.

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