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Matchplay champion John Lejirma dares to dream

The Kenya Railway Golf Club player has long been punching below his weight. Success has long eluded Lejirma in the local...

All set for an unpredictable, drama-filled British open 2021

If Jon Rahm wins this week, he will become just the fifth golfer since World War II to win both the...

Top amateurs hunt for Magical Kenya Open ticket in Matchplay showdown at Muthaiga

The field of 96 will be chopped to 32 to pave way for a three-day knock-out series whose winner will earn...

Elite Amateurs struggle at freezing Limuru as Karanga stays top

In fact, no player managed to post an under par round as the freezing weather got the best of the star-studded...

How golfers in Kenya are abusing the new World Handicap System

Among the common breaches, said Wang’ombe, is entry of unverified scores, entering scores from rounds played by a single player, post...

Men’s final Olympic Golf Rankings published

The top 15 world-ranked players are eligible, with a limit of four players from a given country. Beyond the top 15,...

Features

How to make a golf club self-sustaining; 5 tips from outgoing Karen GM Sam Mwai

It is an open secret that many golf clubs in Kenya are struggling to stay afloat. Even before the advent of...

Shem Orwenyo: “YouTube Coach” on a mission to professionalize golf coaching in Kenya

We need golf administrators who are visionary, people who understand sports management and who see the potential of golf.

David Wakhu: 5 things I learnt from my interaction with foreign pros

Besides the interactions, the two tournaments accorded me an opportunity to observe a lot of things, basic and complex, that distinguish...

Justin Harding: The secret behind my Magical Kenya Open success

When Justin Harding shot -21 gross yesterday to win the Magical Kenya Open, two significant things happened in his life; first,...

Robson Chinhoi: The witty Zimbabwean tormenting Kenyans

Starved of professional golf events and facing the vagaries of an economy in recession, when Robson Chinhoi embarked on the 2,800...

South Africa based Daniel Nduva prepares to conquer the world

For the last three years, Daniel Nduva has been domiciled in South Africa, sharpening his game against Africa’s top amateurs with...

Opinion & Blogs

How the prevailing cold weather is affecting your game

The Meteorological Department has warned that temperatures might go down to as low 3°C in some parts of the country!

Three things you should be doing to improve your swing during lockdown

As we wait for direction on resumption of sporting activities, it is definite that the month-long layoff has taken a toll...

Pros must embrace specialization to build successful careers

It is a high time that PGK worked with the Kenya Golf Union, KGU, to map out all the roles in...

Why cash incentives are not improving local pros performance

Dejection and collective disappointment were palpable when curtains came down on the Magical Kenya 2021 and the Kenya Savanna Classic double-headers...

Beware, fakes abound in Kenya’s golf merchandise industry

We all love a bargain. ‘Attractive’ prices sometimes sway our decisions, but in most cases remember what you pay for is...

WHS: Lessons for Kenya from Britain’s experience

There is a lot of anxiety regarding the implementation of the World Handicap System, WHS, in Kenya. This is understandable. I...

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