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Sports: The ICEA Lion – Fred Black Kenya Derby, Apr. 17 2016 @ Ngong Racecourse

The ICEA Lion - Fred Black Kenya Derby
Date: April 17, 2016
Venue: Ngong Racecourse

April 7, 2016 at 2:37 pm 1 comment

Horse Racing: The Zariba Cup – the Airforce Trophy, Apr. 3 2016 @ Ngong Racecourse

the Zariba Cup
Date: April 3 2016
Venue: Ngong Racecourse
Time: from 12 noon
Tickets: Adults KES 200 and Kids KES 50

About
This Sunday the 3rd of April 2016 there are eight races with one feature race.
The first race of the day at 12.30pm is “The Loita Plains Maiden ”- 1200m.
Followed by “The Kano Plains Handicap ” – 1200m at 1.00pm.
The third race at 1.35pm is ‘The Chalbi Desert Handicap ” –2060 m.

At 2.10pm is ”The Siana Plains Handicap”- 1600m.

Then “The Athi Plains Maiden ” –2060m will run at 2.45pm.
Followed by at 3.20pm“The Sabena Desert Handicap ” – 1800m.
The seventh race at 3.55pm is ”The Kaisut Desert Handicap ” – 1400m.
At 4.30pm the last race of the day and only feature race “The Airforce Trophy” – 1200m will run.

March 31, 2016 at 7:14 pm Leave a comment

Move and Flow: 3 Days of Capoeira & Yoga in the Wild with Prof. Salim, Mar. 25-28 2016 @ Punda Milias Nakuru Camp

Move and Flow
Dates: March 25-28, 2016
Venue: Punda Milias Nakuru Camp

March 15, 2016 at 7:03 pm Leave a comment

Out of Nairobi: Athi 4×4 Challenge, Mar. 13 2016 @ Hopcraft Ranch, Opposite Lukenya Hills Off Mombasa Road

Athi 4 x 4 full re ad official
Date: March 13, 2016
Venue: Hopcraft Ranch, Opposite Lukenya Hills Off Mombasa Road
Time: 10am
Tickets: Spectators-500 pp, Expert Team Entry – 12,000 Ksh and Intermediate Team, Motorcycle & Quad bikes entry – 7,000 Ksh
NB: Fees include entry for both driver and navigator if in a team

About
The Athi 4×4 Challenge is an off road 4×4 event held close to Nairobi to raise money for car 45’s entry into the Rhino Charge.

The 4×4 Stages will include:-
Quarry Rally
Mud Madness
Reversing & Blindfold
Water Eruption
And much more…

Other activities on the Ranch will be
Fishing on the Dam
Demonstration Events
Game drives in an 85 year old Ford “A”
Food Court & Bar

Spectators Entry Fee – 500Ksh pp

Accommodation available for Saturday night at Acacia Camp (contact directly at http://swaraplains.com/)

Competitors Entry Fee
Minimum requirements: Standard 4×4 and some off road driving experience
Expert Team Entry – 12,000 Ksh
Intermediate Team, Motorcycle & Quad bikes entry 7,000 Ksh (Fees include entry for both driver and navigator if in a team)

Food/Drink
Food and drink will be available to purchase at the venue, but feel free to bring along your own picnic as well.

For more information please contact Biz Baz Events: Email: info@bizbazevents.com and/or Phone: 0701 395 902

March 2, 2016 at 5:21 pm Leave a comment

First Lady Half Marathon, Mar. 6 2016 @ Nyayo Stadium

FLHM 2016
Date: March 6, 2016
Venue: Nyayo Stadium
Time: from 6.30 am – assembly time
Tickets: KES 1500

Route Map
Route Map

Proceeds go toward the First Lady’s Beyond Zero Campaign

February 29, 2016 at 11:33 am Leave a comment

Kilimani Street Festival & 5 KM Run, Feb. 27 2016 @ Kilimani & Environs

Kilimani Street Festival Poster
On Saturday, February 27th, FAFA partners with The Kilimani Project Foundation, Organic Farmers Market, Lornah Kiplagat and Nairobi City County to bring a carnival affair like no other to the streets of Kilimani and its environs. The event is set to kick off with the legendary LornahSports organising a morning #Kili5km run to encourage a healthy lifestyle and to explore the neighborhood. All participating runners will be provided with a running kit.

This will be followed by market shopping and entertainment which will include showcases of different and outstanding design products from Kenya’s finest coupled with great food, music, art and fashion. The event is meant to encourage people to try something new and promises to be a fun filled day for everyone. Expect a variety of performances from young artists and DJs throughout, the only challenge will be how to leave when you are having so much fun!

Date: February 27, 2016
Venue: Kilimani
Time: from 8 am
Kilirun, 5 km run, tickets are: Rates are ages 7-12 kES 100; 13-17 & students KES 200; Adults 500; Corporate teams of 5 (any gender) 5,000 KES

Parking: St. Georges Primary School

About Kilimani
Kilimani is located in the southern part of Westlands constituency. It is also an electoral ward of Nairobi County in Dagoretti North Constituency. Kilimani is located west of central Nairobi and adjacent Upper Hill estate and stretches all the way bordering South of Lavington and from Kileleshwa in the East to Ngong road.

The area has evolved from a low dense residential only area with the inclusion of commercial spaces. Many workers, employees and school going children come from the adjoining neighborhoods.

At the centre of Savannah Valley With a population of 43,000, it is a bustling neighborhood filled with creative energy hosting all Kenyan communities as well as Nigerians, Ghanaians, Sudanese, South Sudanese, Somalis, Ethiopians, other African nationalities, Chinese, Japanese, Europeans, Americans – name the nationality an you will find someone in Kilimani.

This diversity is its strength and its what makes this a unique community, which is hungry for innovation.

Further Event Details
Kili5km Run is set to start the day at 8.00am legendary LornahSports is organising a #Kili5km run to encourage a healthy lifestyle and to explore the neighborhood.

To register and participate. The following charges are incurred depending on entry category.
Rates are ages 7-12 kES 100; 13-17 & students KES 200; Adults 500; Corporate teams of 5 (any gender) 5,000 KES total.

Payment Procedure
Payment should be made to Kilimani Project Foundation via Mpesa. Choose Bill: 170412, Account Name: write name of runner. Once you have paid, kindly send your Mpesa confirmation number to kenya@lornahsports.co.ke. They will send you back a registration form.

Running Kit
Running kit will be collected the day before (Friday, 26th Febraury). Incase a participant hasn’t collected his/her kit before the day of the event. He/She will receive their kit(s) between 7:00 -8:00 am on Saturday (event day).

All runners will assemble 8:00am at the junction of Denis Pritt and Rose Ave. The Run will culminate with a Prize giving ceremony at 10:00 am.

Market Shopping & Entertainment
This will be followed by market shopping & entertainment from 12 noon til 6:00pm, which includes the Organic Farmers Market as well as outstanding design products from Kenya’s finest, with prices fit for everyone’s pocket. Shopping experience will be coupled with a mix of food from around the globe as well as Kenya. Our community is diverse, so we would like to encourage people to try something new.

A variety of young artists and DJs will keep everyone entertained throughout, so the challenge will be how to leave when you are having so much fun!

February 22, 2016 at 5:17 pm Leave a comment

Aikido Demonstration & Workshop, Feb. 20 2016 @ Japan Information and Culture Centre

Aikido
The Japan Information & Culture Centre (JICC) would like to invite you to an Aikido Demonstration & Workshop which will be held on Saturday, February 20, 2016. The details of the Aikido Demonstration & Workshop are as follows:

Date: Saturday, February 20, 2016
Venue: Japan Information and Culture Centre (Embassy of Japan)
Gates Open: 10:00am
Time: 10:30am – 11:30am

About
In order to attend the Aikido Demonstration & Workshop, kindly note that it will be necessary to register beforehand. To register, send an email with your name, ID Number and contact details to jinfocul@nb.mofa.go.jp or call 020-2898510.

The deadline for registration is Wednesday, February 17, 2016. As the available seating is limited, kindly note that registration will be done on a ‘first come first served basis’ and may close well before the deadline.
In case you have any inquiries, please call us on 020-2898-510 or email jinfocul@nb.mofa.go.jp

February 8, 2016 at 4:34 pm Leave a comment

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