Pictures: Minna cantonment Golf club hosts tourney for senior golfers




Senior Golfers, aged 55, and above were in Minna, Niger State over the weekend between June 25 and 26, 2022 to compete in the GolfSixes matchplay tournament.

GolfSixes is a unique team matchplay format where each team competes with three different teams over six holes hence term.

Senior Golfers from Abuja, Kaduna, Ilorin, Kontagora, Ibadan, Lagos and Benin trooped to Minna to take part in the unique event.

The aim of the tournament, according to organisers, was to appreciate the senior golfers in the country and provide an avenue for them to interact with themselves.

The major sponsors were the Chiefs of Defence, Army and Air Staff as well as Nigerian Breweries Plc.

After a gruelling two-day marathon playing against six different teams, the team of Ambassador John Gana, Engr Lawrence Kadiri, Arc Jacob Jagaba and Alhaji Abubakar Umar emerged the winners.

The veteran golfers were full of praise for the organisers and sponsors for a well-packaged event and were keenly looking forward to next year’s event.

Pictures: Minna cantonment Golf club hosts tourney senior golfers

Senior Golfers, aged 55, and above were in Minna, Niger State over the weekend between June 25 and 26, 2022 to compete in the GolfSixes matchplay tournament.

GolfSixes is a unique team matchplay format where each team competes with three different teams over six holes hence term.

Senior Golfers from Abuja, Kaduna, Ilorin, Kontagora, Ibadan, Lagos and Benin trooped to Minna to take part in the unique event.

The aim of the tournament, according to organisers, was to appreciate the senior golfers in the country and provide an avenue for them to interact with themselves.

The major sponsors were the Chiefs of Defence, Army and Air Staff as well as Nigerian Breweries Plc.

After a gruelling two-day marathon playing against six different teams, the team of Ambassador John Gana, Engr Lawrence Kadiri, Arc Jacob Jagaba and Alhaji Abubakar Umar emerged the winners.

The veteran golfers were full of praise for the organisers and sponsors for a well-packaged event and were keenly looking forward to next year’s event.

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