2091 Slighs Avenue, Columbia, S.C.
The James E. Clyburn Golf Center is a full-service golf practice facility and learning center located in downtown Columbia off of Harden Street. The Golf Center offers a lighted driving range, covered hitting area, a short game practice area with a large practice green and a bunker and a putting green and clubhouse with meeting space.
Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Range Ball Prices*
*All active duty military and veterans, seniors ages 55 and up, and students with a school ID receive $2 off.
Range ball sales end 30 minutes prior to closing.
On golf courses, driving ranges and in elementary schools and on military installations, we've helped shape the lives of young people from all walks of life by teaching them values like integrity, respect and perseverance through the game of golf. In addition to learning fundamentals of the golf swing and the game, our character education and life skills programs help young people prepare for success in high school, college and life.
For more information contact Sally McDaniel at 803-545-3100 or [email protected].
The First Tee of Columbia Golf Tournament
The First Tee of Columbia has partnered with the Karcher Group and B-Squared to host its first golf tournament on Friday, March 24 at the Cobblestone Park Golf Club, 1298 University Parkway, Blythewood, SC, 29016.
The fee to participate in the First Tee of Columbia Golf Tournament is $400 per foursome, which includes 18 holes and cart with lunch, dinner, prizes and more.
A superticket is available for $25, which includes entry into the putting contest and raffle.
Sponsorship packages are also available.
All proceeds will benefit The First Tee of Columbia, which is housed at the James E. Clyburn Golf Center. The First Tee of Columbia provides educational opportunities that promote character development and life-enhancing values through the game of golf.
To register, visit http://events.bsquaredgolf.com/firstteecolumbiasc/.
For more information, contact Sally Beacham at 803-255-8920 or [email protected].
The First Tee of Columbia Spring Golf Sessions for Children
The First Tee of Columbia at the James E. Clyburn Golf Center will hold its Spring Golf Session for children ages 5-17 from March 14 through May 20. The golf center is located at 2091 Slighs Avenue.
Coaches will introduce participants to the game of golf through The First Tee curriculum. Coaches will teach participants golf skills, the rules of the game and etiquette while reinforcing The Nine Core Values such as Sportsmanship, Honesty and Responsibility.
WHEN: Thursdays from 5:30-6:30 p.m.
FEE: $20 per child
WHAT: PLAYer (First time or returning participants)
WHEN: Wednesdays from 5:15-6:45 p.m. or Saturdays from 8:30-10 a.m.
FEE: $50 per child
WHAT: Par (Must be a Certified PLAYer to participate)
WHEN: Saturdays from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
FEE: $50 per child
WHAT: Birdie (Must be a Certified PLAYer to participate)
WHEN: Saturdays from 8:30-10 a.m. at Riverside Par-3
AGES: 11 and up
FEE: $50 per child
The sessions are open to all skill levels. No equipment is needed. Financial scholarships are available for those who qualify.
The deadline to register is Friday, March 3. Registration is accepted online at www.TheFirstTeeColumbia.org or in person at the James E. Clyburn Golf Center.
For more information, please contact the James E. Clyburn Golf Center at 803-255-8920 or visit www.TheFirstTeeColumbia.org.
James E. Clyburn Golf Center Home to LPGA-USGA Girls Golf Program
The James E. Clyburn Golf Center is a recognized LPGA-USGA Girls Golf Program site. The only national initiative of its kind, Girls Golf is administered through a partnership between The Ladies Professional Golf Association (LPGA) Foundation and the United States Golf Association (USGA), both non-profit 501(c)(3) charitable organizations.
LPGA-USGA Girls Golf prepares juniors for a lifetime of enjoyment of the game and provides a solid foundation for girls who want to play for fun with friends and family, to compete at the high school, college, and/or local, state and national levels or to learn for future career purposes, both inside and outside of the golf industry.
For more information regarding The LPGA-USGA Girls Golf program, The First Tee of Columbia, or for volunteer and sponsorship opportunities, please call (803) 255-8920 or email [email protected].