More than 120 golfers have been scheduled to tee-off at the SMT Volvo sponsored Â Golf Tournament scheduled for Childrenâ€™s Day weekend ofÂ May, 27thÂ and 28th, 2017 at Sagamu Golf Club, in Ogun State.
According to the Co-ordinator of the tournament. Kome Brown,Â the event would be preceded by an auto rally cross, cocktail dinner, on the evening before the tournamentâ€™s tee-offÂ on Sunday 28th.
â€œThe golf event and Auto Rally CrossÂ is part of a work and play project that we are presently nursing to maturity and the concept is basically to create a platform for busy corporate individuals to connect in a social atmosphere. Golf is a key tool for achieving that for usâ€ she said.
She added that players are drawn from different walks of life and the goal of the event apart from helping to promote physical fitness would also be realized with the many layers of interactive opportunities both with individuals and brands the event.
The golf event would be Â competed for over 18 holes and would reward players in gross and net categories.
Captain of the Club, Mr Lanre Opakunle, believes that the club has one of the best golf facilities in South-west part of the country and is strategically situated where golfers from different golfing communities in Ogun, Oyo, Edo and Lagos states can access it.
â€œWe pride ourselves Â as the centre of golf in southern Nigeria, where all golfers from key locations need only an hour drive to access our beautifully laid out facility,â€ he said.
The SMTÂ Golf Tournament is also being staged as a concluding event to Rally Cross and children carnival Â also co-sponsored by SMT Global.
The event would concluded with a prize-giving gala at the end of the day.