Linet Wahome

Linet Wahome

Key info

  • Age: 27
  • Nationality: Kenyan
  • Hometown: Nairobi
  • Project participation: Kenya, Uganda

BMF Bursary Awarded Place


Linet was born and raised in Nairobi and has always been an active person. After watching a friend playing rugby, Linet began her love of playing which continued after she finished college.

Proud Achievement

Coaching children (under 10s and under 12s girls) at Shamas Rugby Foundation. Linet has also been playing for Mwamba RFC and recruiting for the Kenya 15s women team.

Linet’s Goal

“My personal goal is to become a better coach, mentor and role model for the children I train. Also I wish to improve on the communities’ approach towards women rugby, especially in the informal settlements.”

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