About Us

Our Mission

Our mission is to impact the lives of young people by providing educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

Our Vision

The First Tee of the Triangle will IMPACT our community as the premiere youth development organization, INFLUENCE the game of golf by being the go-to resource for junior golf programs in the area, and INSPIRE other youth organizations and The First Tee chapters by being a leader within our region and network.

Annual Review

Take a look back at our success over our first 10 years and learn more about our plan continued success in the future.
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Strategic Plan

Click here to view our strategic plan for 2016-2020.
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History and Background

The First Tee of the Triangle began in 2000 as a vision of local developers and “kid advocates” Mike Peebles & Bob Winstead. Originally operating under the nonprofit status of Training Elite Athletes & Mentors, Inc, these gentlemen began the initial planning, performed a large percentage of the initial legwork, and explored various options for programming & facilities.
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Home Office Highlights

Our History

The First Tee has grown into a vibrant youth development organization reaching young people on golf courses, in elementary schools and other programming locations.
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Our Impact

How does The First Tee programs help young people?
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A Parent's Guide to The First Tee

What parents need to know about The First Tee and its programs.
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