Kagombe, Mugyenzi excel at 2018 Seniors golf championship

Edrae Kagombe and John Mugyenzi championed the ladies and men catergories respectively of the 2018 CAA sponsored championship

The fourth edition of the Civil Aviation Authority  (CAA) sponsored Uganda Seniors Open golf championship successfully climaxed at the par 72 Uganda Golf Club, Kampala.

Edrae Kagombe and John Mugyenzi championed the ladies and men catergories respectively of the two day tourney in 36 holes.

Mugyenzi scored a total of 141 strokes nett and Kagombe had 144 strokes.

Matata Onyango was the 36 hole gross winner with 160 strokes in the men’s category.

Jenna Nasimolo toppled the women gross catergory  with 168 strokes.


Civil Aviation Authority is honoured to sponsor this tournament once again for the third year running. We have seen good value for money. The tournament always kick starts our celebrations for the aviation week. This will be our flagship event. We remain committed to the cause of supporting sports growth like we have done in netball and chess. 
We sponsor this event as part of our Corporate Social Responsibility because many people including from the golf fraternity are our customers


Fred Bamwesigye, the deputy Managing Director

Overall winners

Men: John Mugyenzi 141nett

Ladies: Edrae Kagombe 144

36-holes gross winners

Men: Onyango Matata 160

Ladies: Jenina Nasimolo 168

Seniors 70+years

Herbert Nsanze 144nett

Sam Zaramba 145

Mark Ntege 146

65-69 years

Juma Mebs 144

Tom Alwala 145c/b

Nyaga Ngari 145c/b

55-64 years

Ivan Koreta – 141

Makloo Omondi 144c/b

Nester Byamugisha 144

Ladies

Edrae Kagombe 144

Grace Kabonero 146

Connie Mukuru 158

First 18 winners

Patrick Kabonero 69nett

Betty Apio Owaraga 77

Second 18 winners

Charles Kagombe 68

Jovia Otim 74

Longest drives

Onyango Matata

Grace Kabonero

Nearest to the pin

Betty Apio Owaraga

Subsidiary winners

Group A

Michael Alunga 141

Hassan Kiyemba 142

Rodwell Gaita 142

Group B

Peter Mungoma 144

Moses Mukiibi 145c/b

Silver Rugamba 145

Group C

Conrad Odere 127

Dan Basaliza 147

Henk Jan Bakker 149

Ladies Group A

Bridget Nakamoga 143

Harriet Kitaka 150

Petra Nalwoga 151

Group B

Carol Namutebi 141

Loyce BAKO 146

Josephine Babirye 147

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