Nanyuki to host Safaricom Golf Tour opening leg

Nanyuki to host Safaricom Golf Tour opening leg

The course  has played host to a series of leading golfing tournaments in the country over the years and has again proven to be a destination of choice for this innovative golf competition.

The Safaricom Golf Tour tees off this weekend in Nanyuki and will traverse several venues across the country before winding down with the final leg at the Vipingo Ridge in the Coast in August 2022.

Ahead of this weekend’s opening event, we bring you up to speed with the Nanyuki Golf Course.

Located at the Nanyuki Sports Club in Nanyuki town, the golf course in Nanyuki offers a scenic view of Mount Kenya.

It is a nine hole course that has been in use since 1923 and will certainly bring out the best of the field that is expected to take to the greens on Saturday 29 January 2022.

Nanyuki derives its name from the Enyaanyukie Maasai word for resemblance and the town has been in existence since 1907.

The course  has played host to a series of leading golfing tournaments in the country over the years and has again proven to be a destination of choice for this innovative golf competition.

The Safaricom Golf Tour, which will also visit courses in Limuru, Muthaiga, Nyanza, Nyali, Eldoret, Karen, Machakos, Kericho, Kitale, Royal Nairobi, Nakuru, Kenya Airforce ,Vet Lab and Vipingo Ridge is focused on demystifying the game while tapping, nurturing and growing talent, especially among young golfers.

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