Golf to Paradise – First Tee Champions Challenge

2018 Golf to Paradise—First Tee Champions Challenge Participants

The Chubb Classic is proud to partner again with the Naples, Marco Island & Everglades and The First Tee for the annual Golf to Paradise—First Tee Champions Challenge. This three-day competition, Feb. 15 – 17, 2019, gives two participants from 12 different First Tee chapters (24 total participants) an opportunity to play at the Quail Creek Country Club and the Flamingo Island in Naples during the Chubb Classic.

2019 Participating Chapters

The First Tee Chapters that have been invited to participate in this year’s First Tee Champions Challenge include: The First Tee of Naples/Collier, The First Tee of Roanoke Valley, The First Tee of Philadelphia, The First Tee of the Triangle, The First Tee of West Michigan, The First Tee of Pittsburgh, The First Tee of Greater Chicago, The First Tee of Twin Cities, The First Tee of Atlanta, The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC, The First Tee of Northwest Arkansas and The First Tee of Indiana.

Competition Format

During the 2019 event, 24 participants will play a total of nine holes during each of the three days of competition with an alternative format each day. On Friday, the teams will play in a scramble, followed by a modified alternate shot on Saturday and closing with a better ball format on Sunday. Final scoring will be based off total points earned each day of the nine-hole format. Following play on Sunday, Feb. 17, the winning chapter of The First Tee Champions Challenge will be announced during an award ceremony on 18 green at the Chubb Classic.

Fun-Filled Weekend of Activities

For many participants, the First Tee Champions Challenge is a mini-vacation filled with great competition and fun activities with their family and friends. All participants will have a chance to participate in a clinic and attend a PGA TOUR Superstore private event filled with fun putting games, prizes and shopping. The private PGA TOUR Superstore event will be followed by a trip to the Naples Beach.

Follow Us on Social Media

Stay up-to-date on the latest First Tee Champions Challenge news by following the Chubb Classic on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Daily results will also be posted here.

2018 Golf to Paradise—First Tee Champions Challenge Winners: Sophie Shrader and Vivian Guite, The First Tee of Naples/Collier