PGA Partners

At 1st Tee Nutrition, we believe that our PGA corporate partnerships play a vital role in achieving our primary goals. These goals are centered around creating brand awareness in every territory we operate in. We understand the power of personal introductions, which is why we aim to provide PGA Professionals with a platform to get to know us on a personal level. This allows us to not only educate them but also other PGA members about our 1st Tee brand and our diverse product line, which includes nutrition bars, electrolyte drink mixes, and premium beef jerky. Through these partnerships, we strive to foster strong business relationships that go beyond mere transactions. By collaborating with the PGA, we are able to reach a wider audience and establish ourselves as a trusted and reliable brand in the golf industry.

"Partnering with SCNS Sports Foods has been a game-changer for the Carolinas PGA. Their high-quality, nutritious snacks have not only fueled our players and staff during Championships, but also elevated our overall tournament experience. The SCNS team's commitment to excellence and passion for supporting athletes is truly unmatched. We're proud to have them as our trusted partner for the past 9 years. Thank you SCNS Sports Foods for your support of Carolinas PGA Professionals!"

Mike Whitenack |  PGA, Assistant Executive Director, Tournaments & Business Development

"The Colorado PGA is pleased to Partner with SCNS Sports Foods. Their 1st and 10th Tee Bars provide the energy our COPGA Professionals need to go low on the course!"

Erinn Lopez | Director of Business Development, Marketing and Special Events

"We are excited to continue our long standing partnership with SCNS Sports Foods. Their team is a pleasure to work with and goes above and beyond to support our PGA Professionals in the Georgia Section. Our PGA Professionals love to see 1st and 10th Tee Bars at our events, they go quickly!"

Scott Gordon | Chief Operating Officer/Assistant Executive Director

"Sheila and the SCNS team have been a great partner for the Middle Atlantic PGA. They make products that our PGA professionals not only love to consume, but also successfully sell in their own pro shops and businesses. The SCNS team is a pleasure to work with and they make us a better organization!" 

Jon Guhl | Executive Director

"SCNS has been an amazing partner of the New England PGA and our PGA Professionals. Their product is second to none, and I would encourage every golfer to have a 1st or 10th Tee bar with them during their next round of golf!"

Michael Higgins | Executive Director New England PGA

"The Northern California Section PGA is grateful for the long term relationship and generosity of SCNS Sports Foods. Sheila. Samantha, and Melissa annually attend our meetings and events, becoming part of the Northern California PGA community, Their product line continues to expand and has become a staple of our programs. SCNS also supports our Chris Thomas Scholarship, assisting PGA Associates on their path to Membership. Thank you Sheila, Samantha and Melissa and all of Team SCNS on behalf of the Northern California Section PGA Membership." 

Len Dumas, PGA CCM | Executive Director

"We are so thankful for our partnership with 1st & 10th Tee Golf Energy Bar. In 2021, we began including their bars into our Section PGA Professional events and the reception from players has been overwhelmingly positive! Samantha, Shelia, and the SCNS team have taken great care of us. Their attention to providing the best service is apparent in every interaction. We look forward to continuing our partnership with 1st & 10th Tee Golf Energy Bar for many years." 

Austin Klinghagen | Director of Business Operations

"SCNS Sports Foods has been a terrific partner of the SCPGA for several years; it is reassuring to know that our Section Professionals and Junior Tour Families are able to power through their rounds with 1st/10th Tee Energy Bars and stay hydrated with their delicious electrolyte drink mix. Our Staff is always on the move by hosting clinics, directing golf tournaments, and spreading the love for golf, SCNS Sports Foods is an easy choice to maintain and sustain energy throughout our busy days."

Amberlynn Dorsey | Manager, Partner, and Section Relations