Thursday, April 12, 2018

KTUGA Golf/Tennis/Swim Camp named one of the best by year round Hamptonites Cindi and Dave Ceva and co-owners of Sole’ East

Year-round Hamptonites and co-owners of Solé East, Cindi and Dave Ceva share a family-friendly guide to their hometown of Montauk. Among their list is UGA:  – Best Day Camps: Pathfinder Country Day Camp and Kate Tempesta’s golf, swimming, and tennis camp at Montauk Downs. See full article here.

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Friday, February 16, 2018

Podcasts are coming!

Podcasts are coming! Listen live on Monday February 19th at 6:30 pm. 2_19 Podcast

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Monday, September 8, 2014

Kate quoted in RL Magazine’s “Future of Golf” Article

Kate Tempesta takes a similar approach, teaching young children to play at the Urban Golf Academy, which she founded in 2008. Mainly geared toward children ages 4 to 7, UGA’s learning exercises might involve models of the solar system, with the kids learning distance control by hitting to Jupiter and Mars, and animal references used( Read More… )

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Monday, August 18, 2014

Read about us on Red Tricycle Hot List If you’re raising a mini Michelle Wie or Rory Mcllory, here is a hole-in-one: Kate Tempesta’s Urban Golf Academy (UGA). For budding golfers in Manhattan, Brooklyn, and the Hamptons, this acclaimed program creates a lifelong love for the game. With their instruction starting at the tender age of three and a half, green little golfers start in( Read More… )

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Tuesday, June 24, 2014

Check out Sinovision’s episode on Talented Kids featuring UGA

Check out Kate and the UGA team being interviewed about our program as part of Sinovision’s episode on Talented Kids. Scroll to minute 11:20 to see us. Remember “The Incredibles” – a family of undercover superheroes each with a special power? All the children had incredible strengths, like invisibility, super speed, and shape shifting. In( Read More… )

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Friday, January 3, 2014

Kate Tempesta is 22 on Best Teachers in NY for 2013 as ranked by her peers

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Friday, September 6, 2013

Tee Up with Kate Tempesta’s Urban Golf Academy! – As seen in

Tee Up with Kate Tempesta’s Urban Golf Academy! The perfect intro to golf for kids ages 4 & up, plus an exclusive Macaroni Kid discount! Until we had kids, my husband was an avid golfer who couldn’t get enough of the game.  His golf shoes and clubs have been collecting dust in storage these past( Read More… )

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Thursday, June 20, 2013

UGA Named one of the “Best Places For Kids to Take Golf Lessons in New York City”

We were thrilled to be top listing for in their article “Best Places for Kids to Take Golf Lessons in New York City”. Posted Monday, June 17, 2013 by Judy C For my five-year old son, golf quickly became the sport of choice for him thanks in part to a great afterschool experience he had( Read More… )

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Monday, April 1, 2013

Tee Time In The City from New York Family Magazine April 2013

Tempesta’s Urban Golf Academy sweeps young children into the sport with imaginative games and purposeful play off of the green. Fashioned by frigid temperatures and the assurance of snow, a bleak winter afternoon in Manhattan is not the ideal setting for a round of golf. In the basement of Congregation Shaare Zedek, however, five eager( Read More… )

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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Tempesta Recognized as U.S. Kids Golf Top 50 Kids Teacher

ATLANTA – Kate Tempesta of New York, N.Y., is among the class of the Top 50 Kids Teachers for 2012, as announced by U.S. Kids Golf. Tempesta has been a junior golf instructor for six years and is currently the owner of Kate Tempesta’s Urban Golf Academy. This is the second time that she has( Read More… )

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