Bristol Honda have joined the Pitbulls as title sponsor for the next two years, starting from the team’s 2021-22 homecoming season. The deal will see the team branded as the Bristol Honda Pitbulls, with both their Division 1 and Division 2 teams displaying the Bristol Honda logo prominently on the front of their jerseys.
In celebration of the partnership, Bristol Honda has provided the Bristol Pitbulls with two Honda CR-Vs. The hybrids feature eye-catching graphics that will make them unmistakable as they drive around the city.
Bristol Honda are a part of the HSH Motor Group, an independent, family run dealer group with four dealerships; Bristol Honda, Bath Honda, Bath MG and Cardiff Honda. Established in 2003, they are dedicated to providing their customers with the very best service and choice of New and Approved Used vehicles and Aftersales service.
On collecting the cars, Bristol Pitbulls’ Chief Operating Officer, Richie Hargreaves, said: “We are extremely proud to have agreed a deal that will see Bristol Honda drive us as title sponsor for the next two seasons.
“These are very exciting times for the Bristol Pitbulls as we return to the city this season. We have a mammoth task a head of us, rebuilding the sport after a nine year absence. Our goal is to make hockey accessible to everyone, from all walks of life, here in the south-west.
“We are very grateful that Bristol Honda can see our vision. This partnership is a huge stepping stone towards us engaging once again with our local community. With our stylish, branded Hondas on display at those events, we will now have strong presence both on the ice and off it.
“We are extremely excited and proud that Bristol Honda will be leading the way in our new chapter at Planet Ice Bristol. We look forward to working with our new title sponsor, building a strong partnership and having fun whilst doing it.”
Dawn Everett, Group Marketing Manager for HSH Motor Group, said: “We are delighted and proud to partner with the Bristol Pitbulls. It is fantastic to have the city’s ice hockey team back in Bristol. We look forward to cheering them on throughout the seasons at matches, as well as supporting the great work they do further developing links with children from communities throughout Bristol and the south west through the positive encouragement of sports participation in the region.”
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