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S14 · The ModGolf Podcast
The Rise of Golf in Uganda - Isaiah Mwesige, CEO of AFRIYEA Golf Academy
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"I was trying to use my real life experience and what I went through when I was younger. I used some strategies of being in the same position as all those kids who come from families who do not have access into the game of golf. I did some research and discovered that there was a need for a golf academy to create a pathway for these kids to learn and play the game."... Isaiah Mwesige, CEO of The AFRIYEA Golf Academy


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"If we are to make a difference in our communities in Uganda we need to build something that is going to create opportunities for anyone to take up golf. No matter the background or gender of these individuals, everyone must be in position to have a chance because golf is still a game that is dominated by older men."

Click on the image below to watch our extended conversation with Isaiah on our Youtube Channel!

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To learn more about the impact Isaiah has made in 25+ years of teaching, check out the AFRIYEA Golf Academy website.

You can also connect with Isaiah on his bio page.


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