Royal Nairobi Captain's Prize enters final leg

Joseah Kogo

Joseah Kogo of the Royal Nairobi Golf Club follows through his chip from the 18th hole bunker during Tannahill Shield tournament on April 5, 2015 at Royal Nairobi Golf Club. Kogo is among the leading amateurs drawn for the final stage of Royal Nairobi Golf Club Captain’s prize tournament this weekend. 

Photo credit: File | Chris Omollo | Nation Media Group

What you need to know:

  • At least a field of over 250 golfers had been listed ready to tackle the par 72 course in what marks the end of club captain Sylvester Odhiambo’s term
  • For the main event on Friday and Saturday which will be played in the medal format, those drawn include some of the club’s leading amateurs such as Joseah Kogo, Maurice Njue, Paul Ichangi, Stanley Kirui and Robert Nyanchoga among others
  • At the nine-hole Kiambu Golf Club, a Toyota Fielder car and a trip to Dubai courtesy of Kenya Airways, will be at stake during the Chairman’s Prize (Davies Mukuria)

The week-long 2021 Royal Nairobi Golf Club Captain’s prize golf activities which started last Sunday, enters its final stage Friday with the main event which is open to both club members and guests set to conclude on Saturday.


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