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IRONHORSE GOLF COURSE - click here for Ironhorse website

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Golf CourseThe City of Leawood is proud to call home to Ironhorse Golf Course. Sitting just off the state line of Missouri & Kansas, Ironhorse is a quick drive from any location. Just 20 minutes from downtown Kansas City, the Country Club Plaza and minutes away from Overland Park. Ironhorse is one of the top public courses in the Kansas City Metro, and rated 4 stars by Golf Digest. With our Championship golf course we have the ability to offer several tournament packages. Make sure to visit the only Troon Golf course in the Kansas City Metro. Don't miss the chance to see what Kansas City golfing is all about.

 

THE FIRST TEE OF GREATER KANSAS CITY

Call (913) 663-9159 for more information

Please note: all registration for The First Tee at IRONHORSE Golf Course is through Leawood Parks & Recreation at Leawood City Hall (4800 Town Center Drive)

 

From age 7 through 18, youth progress through levels by demonstrating The First Tee Nine Core Values, life and golf skills, as well as passing an assessment.  All participants regardless of age start at the PLAYer level.  The pinnacle of The First Tee is completing Ace.

When moving through the program, participantshave a plethora of added benefits once reaching the Par Level (2nd level) and above.  Our partnership with the Kansas City Golf Association and Youth on Course provide youth in the Par Level and above a free handicap index and membership to Youth on Course (a $40 value), included in their program registration, which allows participants to play over 20 golf courses in Kansas City and surrounding areas for just $5 per round.

On a national level, local participants of The First Tee of Greater Kansas City have the option of applying for special opportunities to improve on their life skills and golf skills gained at The First Tee.  Of the ten opportunities, the one that stands out the most is the Pure Insurance Championship benefiting The First Tee, where participants have the chance to play the number 1 golf course in America.  Pebble Beach and are paired with PGA Tour Champions players while being televised on the golf channel.

Remaining in The First Tee as a participant can serve very beneficial as participants look to higher education.  Through a grant on behalf of The First Tee of Greater Kansas City's founder, the late Al Hoffman, high-schoolers have the opportunity to receive a college scholarship for excellent participation in TFTGKC.  Overall, of participants in The First Tee, 96% of teens in our program say their golf skills have improved and 90% of our alumni consider themselves lifelong golfers; and beyond golf, 80% of teens and alumni say The First Tee helped them become a better student.

 

Player Level

Ages 7 years & up
All participants must be 7 years of age at the start of the first class

Tee it up for the first time and learn the game of golf and The First Tee's Code of Conduct. Six - 1 hour sessions

Fee: $75

Spring Classes

All spring classes meet 5:30-6:45pm

Monday, April 9 - May 14
Tuesday, April 10 - May 15
Wednesday, April 11 - May 16

Summer Classes

 

Monday
June 11 - July 23
8:30-9:45am
 
Monday
June 11 - July 23
10:00-11:15am
 
Monday
June 11 - July 23
11:30am-12:45pm
 
Tuesday
June 12 - July 24
10:00-11:15am
 
Tuesday
June 12 - July 24
11:30am-12:45pm
 
Wednesday
June 13 - July 25
8:30-9:45am
 
Wednesday
June 13 - July 25
11:30am-12:45pm
 
Thursday
June 14 - July 26
8:30-9:45am
 
Thursday
June 14 - July 26
10:00-11:15am
 

*No class July 2-5

Fall Classes

All fall classes meet 5:30-6:45pm

Monday, August 13 - September 24
Tuesday, August 14 - September 18
Wednesday, August 15 - September 19

*No class September 3

 

Par Level

Golfers eligible for the Pap level will have passed all written and skills tests, plus received certification at the Player level.

Recommended minimum age 9.

Focus on interpersonal and self-management skills on and off the course.

Fee: $85

Spring Class
Thursday, April 12 - May 17, 5:30-6:45pm

Summer Classes
Tuesday, June 12 - July 24, 8:30-9:45am
Wednesday, June 13 - July 25, 10:00-11:15am

*No class July 3, 4

Fall Class
Thursday, August 16 - September 20, 5:30-6:45pm


Birdie Level

Golfers eligible for the Birdie level will have passed all written and skills tests, plus received certification at the Par level.

Recommended minimum age 11.

Emphasis on setting goals and making them a reality.

Fee: $90

Spring Class

Thursday, April 12-May 17, 5:30-7:00pm

Summer Class

Thursday, June 14 - July 26, 11:30am-1:00pm

*No class July 5

Fall Class

Thursday, August 16 - September 20, 5:30-7:00pm


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