When Tiger Woods won the Masters in 1997 and the First Tee was launched soon after, the golf industry was rewarded with a potential influx of new and inspired youth golfers. The only problem, the influx didn’t create a sustainable solution to golf’s numbers game. According to … [ read more ]
To get a new generation of youths hooked on golf, Josh Jacobs knows that getting them on the golf course is crucial. But travel, green fees and time, as all players know, can be obstacles. “So I thought of a different approach,” said Jacobs, whose solution was to bring the golf course to … [ read more ]
Mike Lipsey took his love of tennis halfway across the world to teach under-privileged children in Liberia. After retiring from the tech industry at the young age of 45, he found his second career in sports. Lipsey is the founder of TGA of Silicon Valley, which teaches children how to play golf and tennis, … [ read more ]
Joshua Jacobs, CEO of TGA Premier Golf & Tennis, was asked why he fell in love with golf. Click here to read his response.
The 19th Hole Golf Show podcast sat down with Joshua Jacobs to discuss TGA’s role in laying down the foundation for the future of the sport. Click here to listen to the podcast.
TGA’s national initiative bringing golf into schools is creating a pathway ensuring the games future. Golfing Magazine‘s Long Island / Metro NY Edition took a look at what inspired Joshua Jacobs to start TGA, the void it filled in attracting junior golfers, and interviewed Chapter Owner Kevin … [ read more ]
When Mark Stangeland found the opportunity to own TGA (Teach. Grow Achieve) of Douglas County, he knew he’d found the perfect fit. Click here to find out what attracted Mark Stangeland to the TGA program.
Matthew Radtke was 5 years old when Teach, Grow, Achieve (TGA) Premier Junior Golf of Southeast Michigan first introduced him to the game in the gym after school. He Made his first hole-in-one at age 12 in a TGA event. Now 14, Matthew is an assistant coach in TGA franchise owner Dave Robinson’s … [ read more ]
TGA operates the leading after school golf and tennis program in the United States. Their franchised school-based sports model, gets kids off the couch and introduces PreK to 8th graders to sports and sportsmanship. TGA currently has 77 franchise locations in the United States, Canada and Spain. [Business-opportunities.biz] … [ read more ]