PALM DESERT, Calif. – August 7, 2023 – Amy Sport, a leader in fashion for players, has partnered with Teal Thron of First Tee to represent Amy Sport as a brand ambassador. Amy Sport has supported The First Tee Coachella Valley since 2018, and through this partnership and other activities, will continue to support and participate in ongoing First Tee fundraisers that support the nonprofit’s mission of empowering kids and teens through the game of golf.
First Tee is a youth development organization that enables kids to build strength of character by seamlessly integrating the game of golf with a life skills curriculum, and active learning experiences that build inner strength, self-confidence, and resilience that kids can carry to everything they do. There are 150 chapters of First Tee serving over 3 million youth annually.
Thron has been involved with First Tee in various capacities over the course of her career. In 2020, she accepted the Executive Director position for The First Tee Coachella Valley, and in June of this year she accepted the role with First Tee Headquarters to oversee 26 chapters of First Tee in small and midsized markets west of the Mississippi River.
“I am excited to be involved with Amy Sport as their brand ambassador to showcase the premium quality golf apparel that is designed to be worn on and off the course,” stated First Tee Executive Director Teal Thron.
“Teal is a great ambassador for Amy Sport with her experience as a golfer and her years of involvement with First Tee, an organization whose principles align closely with our company,” said Amy Sport Founder, Amy Lipton.
Amy Sport features fashion-forward performance golf gear that is made in California and is changing the game in fashion for women players. The versatile apparel is designed by women, for women, using premium, made in California fabrics, with technically savvy performance features and is available throughout the country in high-end pro shops, exclusive clubhouses, boutiques, and retail outlets.
ABOUT AMY SPORT
Amy Sport was launched in 2017 by Amy Lipton with her vision to reimagine golf and sportswear for the modern woman that embodies personal style. The state-of-the-art technical specialized fabrications and uniquely vibrant designs deliver peak performance for golf while having multi-purpose appeal to be worn not only on the golf course, but in a variety of settings. The collections are responsibly made in the United States in Los Angeles and suppliers are known for their sustainable methods to reduce consumption and minimize carbon footprints.
For additional information about First Tee Coachella Valley visit www.firstteecoachellavalley.org