Tatu City and Unity Homes launch Sports @ Tatu, a hub to promote wellness and fitness for the community

Tatu City has launched Sports @ Tatu, a recreational hub designed to promote wellness, fitness, and community engagement within its thriving Live, Work, Play ecosystem. The new facility was officially opened in a ribbon-cutting ceremony with Kenyan World Champion and Olympian Lornah Kiplagat.

Created in association with Unity Homes, a developer of inclusive residential communities in Kenya and Nigeria, Sports @ Tatu is poised to benefit Tatu City’s 4,000 residents, over 10,000-day visitors, 80 businesses, and over 5,000 pupils and students, reflecting its pivotal role in enhancing the well-being of Tatu City’s community and the environs.

(TOP: L-R – Lornah Kiplagat, World Champion, Olympian and Tatu City Health & Wellness Ambassador; Linda Nyaseda-Head of City Management & DCC, Tatu City; Steve Muchiri from Unity West FC; and John Latham, the MD of Unity, Homes during the official opening of Sports@Tatu, a recreational hub for wellness and fitness at Tatu City).

Sports @ Tatu features a high-quality astroturf football pitch perfect for 5-a-side matches and a standard-sized basketball court ideal for games and pickup matches for people of all ages and abilities.

Linda Nyaseda, Head of City Management and DCC at Tatu City, stated: “The introduction of Sports @ Tatu is a significant leap forward in our mission to cultivate a vibrant and healthy community. Whether you reside in Tatu City or our neighbouring community, we invite everyone to experience the transformative power of physical activity.”

Kenyan World Champion and Olympian Lornah Kiplagat, renowned for her exceptional achievements in long-distance running and philanthropic initiatives, is Tatu City’s Health and Wellness Ambassador. Kiplagat has been pivotal in shaping the design and development of running trails and fitness activities at Tatu City.

“Sports @ Tatu represents more than just a facility. It embodies a shared commitment to harnessing the power of sports and recreation to nurture a sense of camaraderie and vitality within our community. I am thrilled to see this vision come to life and look forward to witnessing its positive impact on the lives of residents and visitors alike,” said Lornah Kiplagat, Tatu City’s Health and Wellness Ambassador.

Sports @ Tatu comprises over 100 km of pedestrian walkways, cycle paths and nature trails, offering ample opportunities for outdoor activities amidst the lush greenery of Tatu City’s landscape. The Green Link, a network of pedestrian and cycling trails within Tatu Central, the new business and living district, further enhances connectivity between green areas and sports parks, emphasising Tatu City’s commitment to ecological sustainability and social well-being.

Tatu City’s agreement with Fridah Ndinda, an elite athlete and runner from the local community, further solidifies its status as a premier destination for sports and fitness enthusiasts.

Tatu City is a 5,000-acre new city on Nairobi’s doorstep with homes, schools, businesses, a shopping district, medical clinic, nature areas and recreation for more than 250,000 residents and tens of thousands of day visitors. Tatu City’s schools educate thousands of students daily, a range of homes suits all incomes and more than 75 businesses thrive in the country’s first operational Special Economic Zone. Located 30 minutes from Westlands, Tatu City represents a new way of living and thinking for all Kenyans in a live, work and play environment that is free from traffic congestion and long-distance commuting.

Tatu City is a development by Rendeavour, Africa’s largest new city builder with 30,000 acres of visionary projects in growth trajectories across Ghana, Nigeria, Kenya, Zambia and the DRC.


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