Mary Cholhok Credit: Tara St Clair


Mary Cholhok Nuba attained a multi-year deal and will be designing her own signature netball to release later this year.

Uganda and Loughborough towering sharpshooter Mary Cholhok Nuba has landed an ambassadorial role for Gilbert Netball, the leading accessories manufacturer in the sport.

The development was officially announced on Monday, March 13, 2023 via a statement released to the media.

Gilbert Netball are delighted to welcome Loughborough Lightning and Uganda Netball International player Mary Cholhok on board as a Gilbert athlete. She attains a multi-year deal and will be designing her own signature netball to release later this year.

Gilbert Netball Statement
Mary Cholhok Nuba

Cholhok has become a stand-out player over the last few seasons with her incredible shooting statistics.

With a huge year ahead, Mary will play her fourth season with Superleague side Loughborough Lightning and is in the running for Netball Uganda in the Netball World Cup 2023 in July.

Mary Cholhok Nuba smiles

Bandwagon of Ambassadors:

Cholhok joins Uganda She Cranes captain Peace Proscovia among the ambassadors.

The other ambassadors include; George Fisher (England and Southern Steel), Thomas Adean (Sunshine Girls and Jamaica), Jay Ashleignh (Surrey Storm), Beth Cobden (Loughborough Lightening), Dyke Bethan (Severn Stars), Felisitus Kwangwa (Surrey Storm and Zimbabwe), Halee Robinson, Christian Iona (Wasps and England), Malysha Kelly, Laura Malcom, Kira Rothwell, Jodie Gibson, Robinson Rudee, Shamera Sterling Chitiva Stembile, Gilkes Masika, Wright Kiah, Phoebe Maslen, Walker Imogen, Kilgallen Niamh, Amber Tang and Nicole Sproul.

Mary Cholhok Nuba Credit: Tara St Clair

For starters, Gilbert Netball manufactures Netballs (match and training, novelty, replica and supporters), Clothing (pro body warmers, synergie dress, leggings, synergie vest, eclipse dress, vixen jacket, blazer track tops and trouzers, training and match shorts, jackets hooodies, baselayer tops, blaze shirts, helix tops, polo shirts and others), all footwear, Luggage (physio bags, club rucksack v2 and v3, water bottle bag, breathable ball bag, ball tube bag, club flight bag and other accessories as netball rings and nets, water bottle carriers, stirrup pumps, pressure gauges, quicker pump, squeezy whistle, training hurdles, marking cone carriers, whistle and lanyard, water bottles, adaptors, marking cones, strrup adaptors and handheld whistles), among others.

David Isabirye is a senior staff writer for Kawowo Sports where he covers most of the major events.

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