[Béla Fleck & The Flecktones][Infamous Stringdusters][Punch Brothers][Sam Bush w/ Greensky Bluegrass][The Lil’ Smokies][Yonder Mountain String Band w/ Leftover Salmon’s Vince Hermann][Sam Bush Band w/ Del McCoury][Greensky Bluegrass][Infamous Stringdusters w/ Nicki Bluhm]Full Gallery: This weekend, bluegrass fans from all over flocked to one of the most breathtaking sites in the country, Telluride, for four days of magical music nestled amongst the scenic Colorado Rocky Mountains. The annual Telluride Bluegrass Festival, now running for more than 40 years strong, drew bluegrass favorites and beyond such as Béla Fleck & The Flecktones, Del McCoury Band, Sam Bush Band, Ryan Adams, Leftover Salmon, Greensky Bluegrass, Infamous Stringdusters with Nicki Bluhm, the Punch Brothers and more for a monumental weekend of laid-back vibes and fervent boogieing.Here are some of our favorite moments of the festival, with a full gallery at the bottom (by ontheDL Photography).[Del McCoury Band] Load remaining images
In the Gross category for women, ChiChi Alamu emerge winner after 90-gross score. Mrs Busola Joseph won in the veteran category for women while Ayo Fagbemi topped the men’s winners chart.Adebiyi Fetuga came second after 71-nets wining on count back while Garrard Onyiuke came in the third position with a net score of 71. Onyiuke also won on count back.Jimoh Ogundare won the trophy staked in the gross category for men while Tunde Oremade won in the veteran category.Explaining the delay in organising this year’s event, Cusworth said it was as a result of some unforeseen circumstances, adding that plans are being put in place to make sure that the event holds as schedule in subsequent editions.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram The convener of the annual Valentine Kitty, Mrs Bola Cusworth has thumped up First Bank Nigeria Plc for their support for the tournament over the years.She gave her commendation at the closing ceremony of the 2016 edition of the event which held at the Ikeja Golf Club last week. According to her, the tournament survived this far because of First Bank and other well-meaning Nigerian’s support.Meanwhile, Nkoli Mouka has emerged winner of the 2016 edition of the competition. Playing off a handicap of 23, Moka netted a score of 69 to defeat others in the keenly contested event, while Alaba Adetunji with a net score of 75, came in the second position.