No physical barrier could stop anyone doing anything; Aly Jamal is the example of that.
The differently abled 15 Aly Jamal scored 40 points in the Sanlam Golf Challenge to win it. The event was hosted at the par 71 Nyali Golf Course over the weekend.
In the first nine, Jamal posted 19 points and in the back nine concluded the day with 21 points to etch her name on the overall winner prize.
The winner of the men’s category was S.R. Shikely. Shikely is also a handicap 29 and to claim the price, he did first nine of 18 and for the second 9 rounds, did 20.
The round of the ladies was won by Nimisha Shah, who is also differently abled scoring 37 points with first nine of 19 and then second nine of 18.
The Sanlam Kenya Nyali Golf Challenge, which is also the inaugural event, attracted the field of 135 amateur golfers. The event took place in the course of Nyali Golf and Country Club. In the challenge, where the CEO Sanlam Life Stella Njunge the newly appointed one and the CEO Sanlam General George Korea participated in the challenge and represented the team on Sanlam Kenya Staff.
Addressing the event of golf challenge, George Kuria, the Sanlam General CEO said that this event had offered a great platform for Sanlam Kenya to involve its stakeholders and the coast based business partners.
Kuria said, “We are delighted and pleased that golf is gaining this kind of support in this region and for the promotion of this sport in this region, all credit goes to Sanlam Kenya, who is at the forefront to support this growth.’’
Get the complete list of winners of the challenge from the internet.