NAIROBI T.J. Warren Suns Jersey , Nov. 7 (Xinhua) -- Playing for the Kenya national seven-a-side rugby team has been described as one of the hardest jobs one can do for Kenya.
Mwangi Muthee, the chairman of Kenya Rugby Union said on Thursday making it to the Kenyan Sevens Rugby side is no mean feat and is not for the faint-hearted.
""Pride and glory is what drives members of the squad. By 4am when most are still asleep, the players are already up and training in the gym after which they change and go to work because they are not professional rugby players,"" Muthee said.
Muthee made the remarks during the launch of 800,000 U.S. dollar campaign by Guinness in which the Kenyan sevens rugby captain Devin Booker Suns Jersey , Andrew Amonde will be a new brand ambassador for the beverage.
The campaign, dubbed ""Make it Happen"" will inspire the brand's customers in Kenya to pursue their ambitions.
As part of the ten week campaign, Guinness also unveiled popular local musician Jua Cali as brand ambassadors in a move aimed at empowering loyal consumers and will be rolled out on various local radio stations from which they will be rewarded with prizes.
""Amonde is the most successful captain Kenya has ever had because it is during his tenure as skipper of the national team that Kenya attained its best ever place in the IRB Rugby Sevens World Cup,"" Muthee said.
""He is a man of action, and alongside his teammates T.J. Warren Kids Jersey , they work very hard. He ought to be an inspiration to many youngsters that they can make good living off rugby,"" said the chairman.
Kenya ranked fourth at the 2013 IRB Rugby Sevens World Cup that was held in Moscow, Russia when they lost to France in the third place play-off.
The Kenyan captain said the partnership with Guinness is a perfect fit because of the inspirational role it will play to target audience.
""It has not been easy to get where I am and I hope to achieve even more and make my country proud. I hope to get even more motivated from hearing other Kenyans' inspirational stories,"" he said.
Saying that determination and hunger to succeed are two factors that have contributed to his accomplishment, Amonde told those aspiring to scale higher echelons of the game to embrace discipline as players.
Linda Obado Devin Booker Kids Jersey , the Guinness Brand Manager said it is a perfect opportunity to engage with consumers with the help of two very well known individuals who have worked very hard to achieve their dreams and become the creme of the crop in their respective careers.
BEIJING, July 18 (Xinhua) -- China's marine environmental authority on Friday issued red alerts against dangerous storm tides and sea waves expected to be generated by super typhoon Rammasun in south China.
By about 5 a.m. Friday, Rammasun had strengthened to a super typhoon, packing rainstorms and winds of up to 180 km per hour, said the alert issued by the National Marine Environmental Forecasting Center (NMEFC).
The typhoon is moving northwest at a speed of 20 to 25 km per hour and is expected to make landfall in coastal areas of south China's island province of Hainan and Guangdong Province from Friday afternoon to night T.J. Warren Youth Jersey , according to the NMEFC.
It may be the strongest typhoon witnessed in the two provinces for a decade, it added.