The opening ceremony of the 5th Edition of the amateur Victoria Golf Cup took place today afternoon at the Limuru County Club in Kiambu County.
Speaking during the opening ceremony Chairman of the Kenya Golf Union Njani Ndiritu said; ” the sport golf has been growing over the years and this has been possible through growing the talent of youth participating in the sport. At the Kenya Golf Union we are Cognizant that 30% of the players are youths.
Also present during the opening ceremony was Team Manager of Team Uganda ln Mr. Robert Ejiku who said; ” The game of golf is not a war and is meant to promote brotherhood and sisterhood amongst the nations Kenya and Uganda. The same words were echoed by chief Guest Moses Tanui who added ” when you play the game tomorrow I hope it will not be a war and will promote brotherhood and peace between Kenya and Uganda.
The Kenya Team will be led by Captain Dennis Imara and Team Uganda will be led by Joseph Chwinnyai. The first match will be between Dennis Maara/ Micheal Karanga Vs Godfrey Msumbuga and Tom Jingo and will kick-off at 8:30 am.