Eight year old Gitau Munene is the winner of this year’s Jumbo Charge 4×4 Mt Elgon challenge.
Gitau a class two pupil at Nova Pioneer School in Nairobi shocked many after he garnered 800 points in the beginners category. He was the only participant in the category.
The teenager who has previously participated in the Aberdare Challenge won the Mt Kenya 4×4 Challenge that took place at Charana Farm, Meru County in August this year.
In an interview with the Nation on Sunday, Gitau attributed his win to the skills he has acquired from his father Wilson Munene who doubles as his navigator in their modified Range Rover p38 model.