Prime Bank in partnership with Kenya Golf Union (KGU), Junior Golf Foundation (JGF), and Visa rolled out Prime Visa Golf card – the first ever golf card in Kenya – at the beginning of 2015.
In a move to popularize the card amongst golfers in the country, the Bank embarked on sponsoring golf tournaments at golf clubs in Nairobi and its environs.
On 24th October 2015, Nakuru Golf Club played host to the 5th circuit of Prime/JGF Golf Day with 105 golfers being drawn for the tourney.
Maj. General. George Owino won the tournament by posting a total of 40 stableford points and will be awarded the Visa Golf Gold Card pre-loaded with KSh. 30,000.
Eric Kabuthia was the overall runner-up with 39 points while Ndegwa Gacheru took the second runner-up prize.
On 7th November, Thika Sports Club played host to the 6th circuit of Prime/JGF Golf Day with 160 golfers being drawn for the tourney.
Winfred Kirika became the first lady to win the Visa Golf Gold Card pre-loaded with KSh. 30,000 with a total of 38 stableford points.
Men winner was Nicholas Kabare with 38 points while P. Kiguru took the guest winner prize.