A SCOTS authorized agency is sponsoring Edinburgh College Males’s Hockey Membership (EUMHC) following some of the profitable seasons within the membership’s 120-year historical past.
Gibson Kerr’s sponsorship of EUMHC will assist the membership with common admin and operating prices in contribution to its continued success.
With a dedication to the event of its gamers and the purpose of encouraging extra college students to play sport, long-established Gibson Kerr was eager to assist the rising membership which is now the largest males’s college sports activities membership within the UK.
Present Sponsorship Secretary of the EUMHC, Ben Wilson, stated: “The entire workforce really feel actually privileged to obtain Gibson Kerr’s sponsorship.
“As a membership, we’ve appreciable bills. We now have 4 groups coaching an evening and we require good tools.
“Final yr, we spent some huge cash on balls, bibs, cones and different package that’s essential for the membership and we anticipate that this yr, that outgoing could be much more.
“As well as, we’ve umpires to pay, purpose conserving package to put money into, extra bibs to buy and with the introduction of our 8th workforce this yr, one other coaching session to fund.
“As you may think, we’re completely thrilled with the sponsorship from Gibson Kerr.
“The cash will go a good distance in serving to us pay a large chunk of our bills and it’ll actually assist take the burden off and supply a lot wanted safety.”
The newly Gibson Kerr branded package made its first look on the hockey membership’s first sport this season at Peffermill Enjoying Fields on the 11th September following one in every of its most profitable seasons up to now.
The membership added to its checklist of rising accolades final yr which now consists of changing into two-time Scottish League and Scottish Cup champions and four-time British Universities and Faculty Sport champions.
The membership was additionally the primary Scottish males’s facet to achieve promotion to the British Universities and Schools Sport (BUCS) Premier Nationwide because the formation of BUCS in 2008.
Ben added: “After such a robust final season, we hope to construct upon this success subsequent yr.
“In the meanwhile we’ve 190 members and we’re wanting ahead to a different nice yr forward as we proceed to nurture a few of Scotland’s future hockey stars.”
The authorized agency has additionally been invited to satisfy the membership members and current to the groups, sharing some info on Gibson Kerr and the work that they do, in addition to becoming a member of them for a spot of hockey.
Donald Towsey, solicitor in Gibson Kerr’s property workforce and eager hockey participant, stated: “The membership performs an enormous a part of the college’s sporting neighborhood and Gibson Kerr are delighted to assist it.
“We’re additionally hoping we’d be capable of encourage some budding legal professionals within the workforce by telling them in regards to the work we do.”