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Croton Motors Drives Success at Ruiru Sports Club’s Caddies’ Golf Tournament

Ruiru, Kenya – February 13, 2024 – The greens of Ruiru Sports Club buzzed with excitement on February 12th as Croton Motors proudly sponsored a unique event: the Caddies’ Golf Tournament. Held in anticipation of the upcoming Lady Captain’s Prize Golf Tournament, the event celebrated the spirit of community and camaraderie within the golfing world, particularly recognizing the often-overlooked contributions of caddies.

Croton Motors’ Commitment to the Community:

Spearheading Croton Motors’ presence at the tournament was esteemed Operations Manager, Sophie Ndungi. The club’s leadership, including Captain Jesse Ndegwa and Lady Captain Susan Mukururi, were also present, emphasizing the importance of recognizing the crucial role caddies play in the sport.

Championing Mental Wellness:

Beyond mere competition, the tournament featured a thought-provoking talk on mental health delivered by Hellen, a counseling psychologist sponsored by Croton Motors. Her discussion addressed critical topics like career fulfillment, personal investment, and female empowerment, particularly focusing on the experiences of women caddies.

Unsung Heroes Take the Course:

Over 80 caddies, including two inspiring expectant mothers, braved the 18-hole course. Their dedication and resilience throughout the event were a testament to their unwavering passion for the sport despite the physical demands of their profession.

Fierce Yet Friendly Competition:

Sixty caddies showcased their skills and camaraderie on the course, competing in separate categories for male and female players alongside an overall winner. The competition was fierce but friendly, fostering genuine sportsmanship.

Celebrating Achievements:

Croton Motors proudly presented awards to the deserving winners, acknowledging their outstanding performance and contribution to the tournament. This participation aligns with the company’s commitment to supporting local sports initiatives and building a strong sense of community.

Looking Ahead to the Lady Captain’s Prize:

The Caddies’ Golf Tournament served as an exciting prelude to the upcoming Lady Captain’s Prize Golf Tournament, where Croton Motors will once again be the main sponsor. With anticipation building for another day of golfing excellence, Croton Motors looks forward to celebrating the sport and its power to connect our community.