Welcome to The First Tee Miami – Dade Amateur Golf Association

What We Do:

The First Tee provides young people with character-building and life skills lessons using golf as the platform. Through The First Tee, young people discover how skills essential to success on a golf course can also help them flourish in life.

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Honesty
Nine Core Values™ Honesty
Integrity
Nine Core Values™ Integrity
Sportsmanship
Nine Core Values™ Sportsmanship
Respect
Nine Core Values™ Respect
Confidence
Nine Core Values™ Confidence
Responsibility
Nine Core Values™ Responsibility
Perseverance
Nine Core Values™ Perseverance
Courtesy
Nine Core Values™ Courtesy
Judgment
Nine Core Values™ Judgment

Saturday Clinic Recap – April 14, 2015

THIS WEEK’S CORE VALUE: COURTESY
Being or acting polite to others.

HEALTHY HABIT: FOCUS
Focus! On what you want. Learn to stay in the moment by visualizing and expecting a positive outcome whenever you do something. Don’t waste energy on negative thoughts.

RULES AND ETIQUETTE
DID YOU KNOW…?
That you may remove any easily ‘’movable obstruction’’ (i.e. artificial object) from anywhere on the course, including hazards. Rule 24-1.

SWING TIP OF THE WEEK
Alignment: at address your body (feet, knees, hips, forearms, shoulders, and eyes) should be positioned parallel to the target line. When viewed from behind, golfer will appear slightly open to target line.

LOCAL TOURNAMENT INFORMATION – MARCH 2015
June 14 – PGA Center for Golf Learning and Performance
June 16 – Osprey Point Golf Course
June 28 – Country Club of Miami
July 7 – PGA National
July 28 – Plantation Preserve

CORE VALUE MOMENT OF THE WEEK
Gaby is a great example of Perseverance. His improvement is remarkable, and we are happy to see how much he enjoys golf.

GOLF SKILLS PRACTICED THIS WEEK
“I’ve always made a total effort, even when the odds seemed entirely against me. I never quit trying; I never felt that I didn’t have a chance to win.” Arnold Palmer

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