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Greensharks Hockey Club to host memorial tournament


Nairobi, February 14 2012…Kenya Hockey Union mens premier league side has sent out invitations to hockey clubs and former hockey players to participate in a tournament.

The annual tournament to be held on the weekend of 25th and 26th February (all days inclusive) in Nairobi’s City Park Hockey stadium will be in honor of the clubs late patron – Mr. David Olalo – who passed on in an early morning road accident near Nairobi in December 2011.

The tournament is to feature a men and women 8 aside hockey tournament on Saturday and Sunday. An allowance will be given to “Veterans” to field a full team for a match on Sunday morning (26th February).

Clubs were requested to confirm their participation – via email or physical letter – to the the secretary of Greensharks Hockey club by close of business Wednesday February 22nd, 2012. The tournament rules and regulations and team entry forms are to be forwarded on confirmation of participation.

The torunament will also act as a pre-season meet for clubs since the Kenya Hockey Union has organized none this year. Last year, the NOC-Kenya floodlights tournament lifted by Nairobi Simba, served as the pre-season meet.

Below are contacts for any enquiries:

Mr. Nyangaga, Nixon – Chairman
Mr. Otiato John Mark – Secretary
Mr. Ochieng, Richard – Organizing Secretary

Click Here to download the official tournament invite

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