Winter Classes are HERE & Spring Schedules for 2023!

We are offering Winter1 golf program in Yakima kicking off on Monday, January 9th – January 30th from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM for the Beginner Level. Intermediate Level Classes start on Tuesday, January 10th through January 31st from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Both Classes are located at our SOZO site!

We’ll repeat this same schedule for Winter2 in February at the First Tee Practice Facility at Yakima’s SOZO Sports Complex Come Join the FUN! First Tee has a NEW LOOK for the kids – come check it out!

The program is open to all ages 5 to 18, the cost is $65 for each session, and all equipment is provided.

Scholarships are available!  We want to ensure every child who wants to participate in the First Tee program has the opportunity to do so.  For more information about our scholarship program, please contact the First Tee of Central Washington office at 509-949-6349.

Instructions for Registration

If you are new to First Tee – Central Washington, you will need to create an account. Returning participants can login using their previously designated email and password.


Please Note:  Do not register a child who has participated in the First Tee Program previously as a “New Child”, as it may cause the loss of all previous program progression history.  If you have and questions, or experience any problems during registration, please contact our Executive Program Director, Mollie Thola, at 509-499-1120 or email her at [email protected].

A Youth Program Unlike Any Other

Beyond the game of golf, the First Tee program includes lessons designed to strengthen character and teach participants life skills which will stay with them for the rest of their lives, such as:

  • Understanding and Managing emotions
  • Resolving conflicts
  • Setting up step-by-step goals
  • Planning for the future
  • Appreciating diversity

The Power of Relationships

“I consider my coaches at The First Tee to be some of the most important mentors I had growing up.” –alumnus

First Tee coaches are trained to create positive relationships that inspire youth to discover their individual potential. Our programs help young people build confidence, develop respect and appreciate the value of giving back to our community all while learning the lifelong sport of golf.

Winter classes in Yakima

Class #ClassFacilityDaysStart TimeEnd TimeSession Start DateSession End DateCostAge
2023 Winter 1 – YAKIMA        
BeginnerSOZOMondays4:00 PM5:00 PMJan 9thJan 30th$65 All ages
IntermediateSOZOTuesday4:00 PM5:00 PMJan 10thJan 31st$65All Ages

Class#ClassFacilityDays Start TimeEnd TimeSession Start DateSession End DateCostAge
2023 Winter 2Yakima
BeginnerSOZOMondays4:00 PM5:00 PMFeb 6thFeb 27th$65All Ages
IntermediateSOZOTuesdays4:00 PM5:00 PMFeb 7thFeb 28th$65All Ages
Get Ready 4 Golf!
ClassFacilityDays Start TimeEnd TimeSession Start DateSession End DateCostAge
Get Ready 4 Golf
4:00 PM5:15 PMMar 13th
Mar 30th$75All Ages
4:00 PM5:15 PMMar 13thMar 30th$75All Ages

Spring Break Camp – Yakima – April 4th – 6th

Class#ClassFacilityDays Start Time End TimeSession Start DateSession End Date Cost Age
2023 Spring BreakCamp
3 daysBeginnerSOZOTuesday Wednesday Thursday9:00 AM10:30 AMApril 4thApril 6th$65Ages 9 &under
3 daysBeginnerSOZOTuesday Wednesday Thursday10:30 AM12:00 PMApril 4thApril 6th$65Ages 11 & over
Suntides – Spring Break Camp
2023 Spring BreakCamp
3 daysIntermediateSuntidesTuesday Wednesday Thursday1:00 PM2:30 PMApril 4thApril 6th$65Ages 11 &under
3 daysIntermediateSuntidesTuesday Wednesday Thursday2:30 PM4:00 PMApril 4thApril 6th$65Ages 12 & over
Spring Programing
Class#ClassFacilityDays Start Time End TimeSession Start DateSession End Date Cost Age
2023 Spring Program
8 classesBeginnerSOZOMonday & Wednesday 4:00 PM5:15 PMApril 17thMay 11th$90All Ages
8 classesIntermediate/AdvancedSuntidesTuesday & Thursday4:00 PM5:15 PMApril 17thMay 11th$90All Ages