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Welcome to The First Tee of Raritan Valley

What We Do:

The First Tee of Raritan Valley provides youth with educational programs that build character, instill life-enhancing values and promote healthy choices through the game of golf.

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Nine Core ValuesTM Honesty
Nine Core ValuesTM Integrity
Nine Core ValuesTM Sportsmanship
Nine Core ValuesTM Respect
Nine Core ValuesTM Confidence
Nine Core ValuesTM Responsibility
Nine Core ValuesTM Perseverance
Nine Core ValuesTM Courtesy
Nine Core ValuesTM Judgment

What’s new at The First Tee of Raritan Valley

2015 Fall Class Registration

Registration for 2015 Fall Classes begins on Monday, May 4th. Registration is on-line via the REGGIE system. You must first create an account on the system and then you register for a class.

Class Information


2015 Summer Camps

The First Tee of Raritan Valley invites you to join us for a week of our Summer Junior Golf Camp. Our half day camps are Monday - Friday from 9AM - Noon and open to students of all playing abilities ages 7 - 18. Each week of camp is limited to 30 students. The cost of camp is $200/week. (Girls Only Camp week is $100.00/camper.)

In addition to instruction, each camper will receive a First Tee golf shirt, healthy snacks daily, and a certificate of completion. Activities will include daily warm-ups, discussion of First Tee Core Values and Healthy Habits, golf skill stations and contests, and an end of the week 9-hole team scramble!

Campers do NOT need their own golf clubs but they are encouraged to bring their own if they have them. We will provide clubs for anyone who doesn't have them. The First Tee of Raritan Valley also has junior clubs for sale if you wish to purchase clubs for your junior golfer.

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2015 Parents' Guide to The First Tee

The First Tee's Parents' Guide offers a comprehensive summary of The First Tee's mission, programs and participant opportunities.  Information is available about the Nine Core Values, Nine Healthy Habits and Coach Building Blocks.

Parent Guide (English)

Parent Guide (Spanish)

The First Tee of Raritan Valley is looking for Assistant and Head Coaches

The First Tee of Raritan Valley is looking to add Assistant and Head Coaches to their coaching staff. Coaches are the heart of The First Tee's mission and they create the environment necessary for positive youth development. For more information, please contact Mark McCabe at mmccabe@thefirstteerv.org. If you are interested in applying for a coaching position, click here to review the job description. Applications will be accepted until the position(s) are filled.

A Program that Works

Research Validates

In a past independent research study of The First Tee, 73% of young people at participating chapters reported high confidence in their ability to do well academically and 52% credited the program for their ability to appreciate diversity.

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Our Impact

The First Tee believes young people in our community are our future leaders. Our programs impact youth and expose them to core values like respect, integrity and perseverance.

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How We Help

One-third of young people say they lack adult role models. The First Tee provides quality youth programs that include adult mentors and safe places.

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