Eldoret golf club captain Nathan Tororei will lead a host of top golfers at this weekend’s 6th leg of Safaricom Golf Tour series tournament on nine hoel Eldoret golf club.
With the seniors playing on Saturday, junior golfers will be playing on Sunday at the same venue.
According to the draw released on Thursday over 200 golfers from Rift Valley based counties of Kitale, Kericho among others have been included.
Other club golfers from the Eldoret environs including the Western region counties of, Kakamega, Kisii.
“Our last five legs have attracted huge turn outs in all the regions we have toured. Having our sixth leg at the ‘City of Champions’ is yet another chance of advancing our goal of nurturing young talent and demystifying the sport. This region is known for producing athletics champions and I believe we can do so in golf as well,” said Peter Ndegwa, CEO, Safaricom.
So far, the Tour has been held in Nanyuki, Limuru, Muthaiga, Nyanza and Machakos, attracting over 1,000 senior and junior golfers.
As a way of leveraging on the Safaricom and Junior Golf Foundation (JGF) Partnership, young participants can register with JGF for KES.1,000, which will enable them to access any golf club across the country for a whole year.