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Half-time Hockey Match for Undentable Trust CharitySwindon celebrities to take on Armed Forces hockey team during Wildcats vs Peterborough
A team of local celebrities will take on an Armed Forces team representing the Undentable Trust charity in the period break of the Swindon Wildcats ice Hockey game against the Peterborough Phantoms that night to launch the scheme. Sledge Hockey is an inclusive Paralympic sport for disabled and non disabled people of all ages and abilities giving them the chance to take part in a winter sport that is fun and accessible.
The Sledge Hockey game will be officially started with a ceremonial puck drop by North Swindon Member of Parliament Justin Tomlinson who has been a great supporter of the community work that the Swindon Wildcats undertake. He will be joined by More Radio DJ Howard Taylor, local World Record Breaker and renowned fitness guro Mike Buss, and Swindon Advertiser Sports reporter Ned Payne, representing the Celeb team with more names to be confirmed soon.
Buy One Get One Free!
The game is a BUY ONE GET ONE FREE game with vouchers for the offer available online at www.swindonwildcats.com, via the Link Centre itself with ticket sales already very good, and through the link below.
With tickets discounted the Undentable Trust team will also asking people to donate to their great cause.
Justin Tomlinson MP said, “This is a great cause and I’m very happy to be supporting it. I’m a big believer in the need for kids to get active and get involved in sporting activities, so I hope this is a real success. It sounds like it will be a great evening and I wish everyone involved well - may the best team win!”.
Tracey Rogers from Swindon, is a representative of the Undentable Trust, a charity set up in her brother Captain Mark Hale’s memory after he was killed in Afghanistan in 2009 to raise money to support injured soldiers and bereaved families says, “I am delighted that The Undentable Trust has been chosen by Swindon Wildcats to be the charity for the launch of the Sledge Hockey scheme. It will be a fantastic evening and The Undentable Trust team are looking forward to beating the Swindon Celebrities! This is a great honour for us to be selected and we hope to raise a huge amount of money on the night to provide ongoing support to those who really need it”
More exciting news on the Wildcats Fill the Rink and Sledge Hockey Launch game will be out soon so get yourself a voucher and your tickets and keep up to date via Social Media and www.swindonwildcats.com
The Wildcats will also be starting up a Sledge Hockey team as well as running “Have a go sessions” in the near future. For more information or if you are interested in taking part contact Ben Humphrey on 07815 77593 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the Wildcats office on 01793 885857 or email email@example.com
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