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Fancy giving us a hand?

Have you thought about what the growing sport of handball can do for your business?

An exciting, high scoring, action packed team sport. Engage with this National Governing Body (NGB) and reach your audience(s), achieve your objectives and develop the sport.

One of the most rapidly growing pastimes in England. In 2010, there were 25 school-based teams – now over 1,400 all baring testimony to its popularity. As more people of all ages, genders, ethnicities and abilities are attracted, we are witnessing growing interest in the sport, to broadcasting by digital marketing platforms and televised feeds. A truly inclusive sport from governance to grass roots.

There is an array of fabulous, opportunities for partnerships, which includes the whole sports development continuum from Premier League, National, Regional levels to Schools. England Handball has traditionally embraced partnerships in a productive manner. We encourage you to watch the video below and get in touch with me to request a brochure via: englandhandball@acrobatfcsm.com

We want a Premier Sponsor and Foundation Partners as we start the next campaign of building the sport further and devising a sustainable future for the next generation of handball players.

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Salford: Buzzing and Remembering

A year after the atrocities and Manchester bombing, community-focused, Salford Red Devils Rugby League Club, opens its doors again to welcome back some of those young people and families who suffered. The tone of the video illustrates all that is good about this great Club and encourages businesses to come and join forces to see what can be achieved together. More information: adrian.stores@club13.biz

Three Cheers for Marlow Braide

The aged, under 10s squad of children at Manchester Rugby are literally celebrating after they received new kits courtesy of the generous sponsorship by Edgeley-based solicitors Marlow Braide.  Pictured alongside is the boys cheering this kind gesture with Founder and Owner, Rachael Braide.

Adrian Stores, Head of Partnerships at the Club said: “Manchester Rugby Club is very grateful for the support and sponsorship Marlow Braide has provided the Club this Season. Rachael Braide has supported one of the younger age groups and through acknowledging the Mini and Junior section  maybe helped the next generation of Manchester Rugby Club Senior players and hopefully a few more Premiership and England Stars.”

Manchester Rugby Club is a club rich with tradition dating back to 1860. The support of Marlow Braide has enabled the traditional kit of the Club, cherry and white hoops, to be restored.  Manchester Rugby Club was honoured to have been named Rugby World Club of the Year.  It is the second oldest rugby union club in the World.  The strong community commitment is clear with teams from Under 7s to Senior Rugby, for men, women, girls and boys. The Club has the whole range of teams that not many clubs can boast. The Mini and Junior (M&J) section has recently produced some amazing talent with 4 Premiership rugby players (more than any other club in England) and 6 England players in the last 5 years.

Marlow Braide is a growing Stockport legal practice with a commitment to helping local community projects  Rachael a qualified solicitor since 1999 concentrates on personal injury, employment law, medical negligence and holiday claims. More details: www.marlowbraide.com

The S’PORT is going up

What a week.  In its first ever Season in the elite, National Volleyball League, Stockport Volleyball Club has been promoted after final fixtures against Nottingham and Darlington.  Clinching promotion, away, against Darlington 3-0 was sweet, after losing 2-3 earlier in the Season.

Competing against high-profile clubs this Year including Manchester, Newcastle and York, Stockport’s own Team, nicknamed the S’PORT, clinched promotion alongside Doncaster.  Stockport will play in Division 2 in 2018-19 as a result of this success.  The Season has been truly memorable with the Team also getting to the semi-finals of the National Shield Competition, where the Final was  held this weekend at the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering, and won by London Aces Volleyball Club.

Chairman, Adrian Stores, who set up the Club with Son, Kaya only two years ago, has had even more reasons to stand tall.  Adrian has just been awarded the prestigious accolade of being named ‘Volunteer of the Year’ by Volleyball England, the National Governing Body for the Sport.  It said:

 “Here at Volleyball England, we would like to thank you for your outstanding contribution to volleyball. Both we and the independent judging panel have taken great pleasure in reading the high-quality nominations that fellow members of the volleyball community have submitted in your favour. As a category winner, we have invited you to attend the National Cup Finals, hosted at the National Volleyball Centre in Kettering, on Saturday 14th April, where you will be presented with your trophy.

After receiving your award in front of the Cup Finals crowd, you will also be given the opportunity to take part in the presentation for either the Men’s and Women’s Cup or Shield Final.

Once again, congratulations and thank you for your outstanding contribution to volleyball in England.”

 

Plans are already a foot for the next Season and the next part of Stockport’s journey.  Anyone interested in joining Stockport Volleyball can contact the Club through www.stockportvolleyballclub.com. Promotion naturally brings with it more expenses for sports hall hire, referees’ and scorers’ matchday fees, coaches and training equipment.  For a low investment compared to more established sports, the S’PORT seeks a local or national brand that might want to become main Club sponsor with an array of partner benefits for the next 12 months.  Informal contact from any interested parties to: adrian@stockportvolleyball.com.