Maasai Sevens 2016 Dartes and Venue
The inaugural Maasai Sevens will be held on July 23 and 24 July in Kipeto Recreation grounds, Kajiado County.
Nairobi Nationwide side Stormers RFC are the hosts of the tournaments that is targeting up to 16 teams to take part with a total prize kitty set at Kshs 700,000.
According to one of the tournament organizers, Benjamin Osare, three teams have already confirmed their participation for the Maasai Sevens as talks with a sponsor are at an advanced stage.
The winners purse has been set at Ksh.350,000 as the cup runners-up will take home Kshs.250,000. The third placed team will bag Kshs. 100,000 and apart from Rugby, tourism will also take place.
Rugby returns to Masaai land since 2014 when Impala brushed aside tournament specialists Homeboyz RFC 10-5 in the final of the inaugural Kajiado Sevens held at the East Africa University. – Source: Ragahouse.com