Birmingham Bears have renewed their highly successful two-year partnership agreement with Staffordshire-based cylinder mower manufacturer Allett Mowers, to be the Official Cylinder Mower Partner.
Allett Mowers will provide Edgbaston ground-staff with several top specification cutting edge cylinder mowers ahead of the 2016 season providing the Bears with the highest level of quality machines ahead of their domestic T20 fixtures and the NatWest T20 Blast Finals Day should they make it to the final, ensuring the most professional and trophy worthy finish.
" with such a prestigious schedule of matches, having Allett equipment available for us is the perfect scenario."
As part of the package, Allett Mowers will brand the ground-staff area and tunnel that leads out on on the pitch at Edgbaston with the company logo as well as taking hospitality at two domestic fixtures at the club.
Allett Mowers will also utilise the Bears facilities to host Open Days for groundsmen of local cricket clubs in Staffordshire. The Open Days will include a full guided tour of the Bears home ground, a presentation with question and answers forum with Head Groundsman Gary Barwell, product demonstrations, refreshments and T20 cricket to top of a brilliant day.
Gary Barwell, Head Groundsman at Edgbaston said: 'Allett Mowers is a market leader in the cylinder mowers and ground care equipment market and is the ideal partner for our team to ensure that the outfield and square at Edgbaston are prepared for match at the best standard possible. We are extremely proud to have Allett as a vital part of our team. All eyes will certainly be on Edgbaston this summer with such a prestigious schedule of matches, so having Allett equipment available for us is the perfect scenario.'
Leigh Bowers, Sales Director of Allett Mowers, said: 'Edgbaston is one the world's famous cricket venues and we're honoured to confirm a renewal of our partnership with such a prestigious venue. By working closely with Gary and his team at Edgbaston, not only will we be able to gain more global exposure for the Allett product and brand, but also develop closer and beneficial links with Edgbaston's network of local cricket clubs.'
For more information visit http://www.allett.co.uk/