An International Charity golfing group that spring up in Abeokuta Golf Club popularly know as Different strokes , set to host this year edition of its Annual Golf Tournament from this Friday Sepetember 10 to Sunday 12, 2021, at Abeokuta Golf Club, with over 150 golfers across the country and outside the country.
Hon.Justice Babatunde Ademola Bakre, The Founder And Chairman Of The Different Strokes
This was contained in a Statement made available to the media in Abeokuta by the Chairman of the group , Hon. Justice Babatunde Ademola Bakre, said this year edition of the tournament is going to be more monomental than ever to the participants despite planning is including obseving COVID19 protocol yet is going to best the previous editions , as every beat of the activities lined-up for this year edition with a memorable tourch.
The Area View Of The Abeokuta Golf Club Course
He said, Over the past two years of its formation, Different Strokes has traveled around Nigeria playing golf, shown exemplary golf culture. Noted that first edition of the group which was held in 2017 focused on charity and number of youngsters/caddies were given scholarships through the funds generated from the tournament ,this among other exemplary things that the group was set out to achieve.
His words” Different strokes golfing group is closely guarded on admission of members so as not to defeat the very purpose of its creation. It is particularly interested in admitting only golfers of proven integrity both on and off the golf course.”
“The name “Different Strokes” was coined from the popular saying – different strokes for different folks” to depict different people (golfers) who play in their different capacities, coming together for the love of the game.” Justice Babatunde Bakre Said.
The Chairman highlight programmes of the event as follows, Friday Spetember 10 ,2021 is the arrival of the participants , playing round the course and later ground party for all , Saturday 11 spetember,2021 is the Amateur game day from 6:45 am with the presentation of awards to the winners and Ground Gala night party while Sunday 12 September,2021 is free style Jamming.