Magical Kenya Ladies Open

Magical Kenya Ladies Open

The Magical Kenya Ladies Open is a prestigious golf tournament showcasing the country’s stunning landscapes and world-class golf courses while promoting women’s professional golf on an international stage. Organized by the Kenya Ladies Golf Union (KLGU) and sanctioned by the Ladies European Tour (LET), the tournament attracts top female golfers from around the globe to compete for the title and a share of the prize purse. Held at various renowned golf courses across Kenya, including Vipingo Ridge in Kilifi, the event offers spectators and players alike an opportunity to experience Kenya’s rich golfing heritage, hospitality, and natural beauty. Beyond the competition, the Magical Kenya Ladies Open also serves as a platform to promote tourism, economic development, and gender equality in sports, further enhancing Kenya’s reputation as a premier destination for golf enthusiasts and travellers alike.

Vipingo Ridge

Vipingo Ridge

Vipingo Ridge stands as a distinguished residential and leisure development nestled near Kilifi, Kenya, renowned for its opulent lifestyle offerings and exceptional recreational amenities. This exclusive coastal estate spans lush landscapes and pristine scenery, providing residents and visitors alike with an unparalleled experience of luxury living amidst nature’s beauty. At the heart of Vipingo Ridge lies its esteemed championship golf course, meticulously designed to international standards, offering enthusiasts a challenging and scenic playing experience. The golf course is Africa‚Äôs only PGA Course and contains the only PGA Academy. Supported by three putting greens and the largest driving range in Kenya, the PGA Baobab Course is amongst the best courses in Africa.

Scuba Diving

Scuba Diving

Explore the magic of the underwater world in Diani with crystal-clear waters, kaleidoscopes of colourful coral reefs, swaying sea fans, and curious marine creatures. It’s a surreal experience that’s both exhilarating and serene at the same time. Whether you’re a seasoned diver or a complete newbie, Diani offers fantastic diving spots suitable for all levels. From vibrant coral gardens teeming with tropical fish to thrilling drift dives along underwater cliffs and wrecks, there’s something for everyone to explore. Keep your eyes peeled for majestic manta rays, graceful sea turtles, and maybe even a playful dolphin or two! After a day of underwater adventures, you can kick back on the sandy shores of Diani Beach, swapping stories of your aquatic encounters with fellow divers over a cold drink and a stunning sunset.

Mater Heart Run

Mater Heart Run

The Mater Heart Run started in 2002 and happens annually in Nairobi and other towns in Kenya. The run is a fundraiser for children with heart conditions, particularly those from disadvantaged backgrounds who require cardiac surgery or treatment. The Mater Heart Run attracts thousands of participants, including individuals, families, corporate teams, schools, and community groups, from across Kenya. Participants can choose to run, walk, or engage in other physical activities during the event, making it inclusive and accessible to people of all ages and fitness levels. In addition to fundraising, the Mater Heart Run aims to raise awareness about heart disease, particularly congenital heart defects in children, and the importance of early detection, diagnosis, and treatment.

Bowling

Bowling

Bowling alleys have made a comeback in Nairobi after a brief disappearance. This sport has become a favourite for families and teenagers, especially on the weekends. This is especially because bowling helps people escape the hustle of Nairobi life while socialising. Most bowling alleys come with a restaurant, a bar and games such as pool tables. Most of the bowling alleys are located in malls, primarily Strikez at Westgate Mall, Village Bowl at Village Market, PlayLand Amusement Park at Next Gen Mall and Pins at Sarit Centre.

Padel Tennis

Padel Tennis

For fast-paced sport lovers, padel tennis is one of the new recreational activities in Nairobi combining elements of tennis and squash.

KCB Karen Masters

KCB Karen Masters

The KCB Karen Masters is a prestigious golf tournament held annually in Nairobi, showcasing top golf talent from around the region and providing a platform for professional and amateur golfers to compete.

Nairobi Marathon

Nairobi Marathon

For running enthusiasts, the Nairobi Marathon is one of the best events in the year creating community and showcasing the best parts of Nairobi.