Let the games begin! Friday the 16th of June 2017 marked the beginning of an exciting, thrilling and obviously sweaty journey to the rugby 7s pitch.
At Boma Inn, the official Launch of Eldoret 7s took place. Guests were treated to great cocktails, live band music and buffet. It was a success and as such was able to attract sponsorships and partnerships from stakeholders from different sectors including political leaders.
Among sponsors present were itel Mobile, Kenya Dairy Board, Mediheal group of Hospitals, Pauls Bakery, NACADA, Safaricom, Kenya Rugby Union, Tilja Republic, PMC, Wheels Logistics The County Government of UasinGishu amongst others.
At the fundraiser, Aspiring Governor of Uasin Gishu County Hon. Zedekiah Kiprop Bundotich popularly known as BUZEKI made a contribution of Ksh 1,000,000 and assured the team and youths of his support till the end.
Bungoma county governor Hon Lusaka made a contribution of Ksh 100, 000.
Other contributors were Mfalme Unga and Pana Music with a contribution of Ksh 70,000 and Ksh 50,000 Respectively.
The event dates are on 30th June 2017 and July 1st 2017 at Eldoret Sports Club.