1st Inter-schools golf tournament:
- Overall winners: Banyatereza Golden Memorial Primary school
- Runners up: Tooro Parents Education center
- Aptitude Test winners: Glory to Glory Education centre
- Best Boy: Elijah Kamanzi
- Best Girl: Ravina Guma
- Outstanding disabled player: Alfred Ayesiga
The first ever inter-schools golf championship hosted at the 9-hole Tooro Golf club in Fort portal city by AFRIYEA Golf Academy was largely a success.
The day-long event attracted over 200 junior golfers from as many as 10 primary schools.
By close of business of the busy day, Banyatereza Golden memorial primary school was the overall champion.
Tooro Parents Education center took second position.
Glory to Glory Education centre won the Aptitude test category.
Elijah Kamanzi was the most outstanding boy whilst Ravina Guma was the best girl golfer.
Alfred Ayesiga was the top disabled player.
The chief guest was the inspector of schools Fort Portal city, Patrick Ategeka.
Other guests included Cissy Hope, the Ambassador African Heritage, Lucky Winnie, Juliette Brown, Andrew Isagara and Charles Maweno among others.
Area members of parliament Hon. Alex Ruhunda and Hon. Irene Linda missed the event because of national service and sent in apologies.
Sponsors & partners:
This largely successful championship was sponsored by Tooro Fashion Spot, Mathias Shoeman, African Heritage Ambassador, organized by AFRIYEA Golf Academy.
I want to thank the different sponsors and partners who made this tournament a success. To all the participants and schools, coaches, media and well-wishers, I say a big thank you. We intend to make this tournament an annual one that will help strengthen the growth of the golf sport in schools.Isaiah Mwesige, CEO – AFRIYEA Golf Academy