Challenge Cup

5th Annual Challenge Cup

An inclusive and friendly challenge between golf clubs benefiting the First Tee – Silicon Valley to help us grow the game of golf while building game changers in our community. An opportunity for golf clubs to demonstrate their philanthropic spirit of giving back to a non-profit closely associated with your favorite past time. Helping us build the strength of character that empowers kids through a lifetime of new challenges by seamlessly integrating the game of golf with life skills.

All donations are 100% tax deductible.

When you register/donate there is an option to pay later by check or donor advised funds.

Point Par Scoring Format with 100% of Handicap — Net Par 1 point, Net Birdie 2 points, Net Eagle 3 points, and Net Albatross 4 points.  Aggregate of Top 24 scores from each Club determines their team score. Team score is compared to rival Club to determine each match up Club winner. The team with highest overall score among ALL Clubs is declared winner of the Annual Challenge Cup Perpetual Trophy!

  • La Rinconada Golf & Country Club – 2022 Winner
  • Almaden Golf & Country Club – 2021 Winner
  • La Rinconada Golf & Country Club – 2020 Winner
  • Sharon Heights Golf & Country Club – 2019 Winner

The REAL winners are FTSV YOUTH receiving generous donations from Silicon Valley golf clubs which will allow us to create a sense of belonging for all kids – no matter what walk of life. Every $500 donation will underwrite financial aid for an under-served kid to experience an 8-week character building golf class.

The Challenge Cup match-ups are organized by club members for members and may not be endorsed by a club’s Board of Directors.

Who else want’s to challenge another club? 

Contact our Development Director, Judy Dixon Deaton at 408-508-4881 – [email protected]