Healthy Food Shopping Tips
Click on the link below to view a list of tips created by The First Tee to help parents teach their children how to shop for healthy foods!
Parents Code of Conduct
Most junior tournaments take great pride in the quality of its players, host facilities and broad community involvement at each tournament. In order to continue making junior tournaments enjoyable for everyone, most will require that all members and parents shall adhere to a set of guidelines known as the Code of Conduct. The Code of Conduct is to be followed throughout the entire stay at the tournament.
Road to College
Junior Golf is “dedicated to the overall growth and development of young men and women who aspire to earn college scholarships through competitive junior golf.” By offering competitive opportunities, the vast majority of Junior Golf members will attend college, and most attend on some form of athletic scholarship. Juniors should be aware of the NCAA’s strict rules, so the following paragraphs are intended to provide basic information to assist juniors in this process.
First, understand that almost all junior golf programs are NOT associated with the NCAA in any way. Please do not contact any junior golf program with recruiting questions. Call the NCAA directly at (317) 917-6222 or request a copy of the NCAA Guide for the College-Bound Student-Athlete free of charge at this number or on the NCAA web site at ncaa.org.
Preparing for a Tournament
Once your son or daughter has been accepted to a junior golf tournament, what is your next step as a parent before heading to your child’s tournament with your tennis shoes and sport seat in tow?
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