In January 2014, KeNako Academy enrolled its first 2 School Leaver students, André Nel and Jade Buitendag. At the time the boys were ranked 89th and 53rd respectively in South Africa. Within 18 months both young men had achieved top 4 rankings in SA and both represented South Africa at golf. Both André and Jade are about to embark on the next leg of their golfing journey.They play the Sunshine Tour Q School from 7th to 10th March, André at Killarney Country Club in Johannesburg and Jade at State Mines Country Club in Brakpan (outside of Johannesburg). Assuming that they make the cut both boys will then move on to the Final 2017/2018 Sunshine Tour Qualifying School to be played at Randpark Golf Club from 13th to 17th March. The entire team at KeNako Academy wish both André and Jade excellent golf in the next 2 weeks. Play well!

KeNako Academy, André and Jade off to Sunshine Tour Q School, article.