Rekha Ghimire becomes the winner of the First Open Womens Golf tournament ( Senior category). The winner was awarded with a free roundtrip ticket to Istanbul, Turkiye sponsored by Turkish Airlines. The prize was handed over by Turkish Airlines Kathmandu General Manager, Mr Abdullah Tuncer Kececi.
The first ever Womens Golf Tournament was held at the Royal Nepal Golf Club on 2nd July 2022 organised by Lady Captain Ms Arshiya Banu, Nepals number one Golfer Ms Pratima Sherpa and event coordinator Ms Sareeta Shri Gyawali. There were 50 competitors from across Nepal who took part in the tournament. The competition was divided into two groups, Senior and Junior category. Senior category played 18 holes while Junior category participants played 9 holes. The Junior category consisted of participants from age group 8 and 16.
The theme of the golf event states “ Empowering Female Golfers through Competition and Community”