Welcome to The First Tee of Hampton Roads

What We Do:

The First Tee of Hampton Roads is a youth development golf program. We are a chapter of the National Organization of The First Tee and program of the YMCA. Our main location is our 55-acre facility in Va. Beach, including a nine-hole walking course, driving range, newly expanded putting green, practice area and Learning Center/ Clubhouse.

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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 Hampton Roads

Guide for 2016 Programs at The First Tee of Hampton Roads

Welcome 2016!!! Here is a complete guide to all programs here at The First Tee. From classes to camps, special events and participant opportunities...we offer the best youth golf program in our community. Looking forward to seeing you and your family here at The Tee!
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Military Voucher Program Returns for 2016

The Military Voucher Program is back thanks to a generous donation from the Edward T. Bedford Foundation. Each voucher is good for $50 off a class or camp in 2016. Please download and complete the voucher and return it to us when registering for a program. Thank you for your service to our country!


The First Tee at The FieldHouse

Looking for indoor programming this Winter? We have partnered with The Virginia Beach Field House to bring you The First Tee @ The Field House. Beginning January 6th, kids ages 5-8 can register for our new indoor program. Using SNAG equipment, we will teach the core values, healthy habits and the game utilizing an indoor setting. Cost is $100 for an 8 week session...register below.

We are The First Tee!

We are The First Tee...From impacting our youth through the game of golf, to teaching core values and healthy habits, to delivering our program into the community...this is The First Tee of Hampton Roads!
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The First Tee Character Education Golf Program

The Next Session of classes begins the week of February 1st, 2016!

A brand new class is beginning this Winter...Fit Fore GolfThe First Tee Character Education Golf Certification Program with combine with The Titleist Performance Training to offer golf and strength training for PLAYer-Birdie Levels. The classes will be in partnership with the new Princess Anne YMCA. Registration is open for the Winter I session.

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The Golf Club at Eagle Creek in Moyock, NC

We are pleased to announce a new Golf Program Location at Eagle Creek in Moyock, NC. Pre-Par and PLAYer level classes will begin August 5th. Register online...Visit "Our Programs", "Character Education Classes" and click more to find registrations links.

Hours Of Operation

Hours of Operation for the Virginia Beach, Dec. 15th, '15-Jan. 31st, '16:

Beginning Monday-Friday 9am-5:00pm.  Saturday 9am-5:00p, Sunday 9a-5:00pm. Range closes at 4:00pm. Also, please note Sat mornings, will be open for regular play from Dec. 26th-Jan. 30th, '16. Check Facebook regularly, download the YMCASHR App or call ahead for questions: 563-8990. 

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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