Law firm Mogers Drewett has entered into an agreement to sponsor Pentathlon GB up to and beyond the Olympic Games in Rio 2016. The 2 year partnership will see the company support the 20-strong team through all intervening competitions, including the forthcoming Modern Pentathlon European Championships Bath 2015.
Steven Treharne the Managing Partner at Mogers Drewett explained “At Mogers Drewett we are very proud of the city’s growing connections with international Modern Pentathlon and the team based at the University of Bath. We have high hopes for the team in this pre-Olympic season and in showing our support and commitment through this sponsorship deal we believe we are doing our bit to help them achieve even greater success.
“As a West Country based firm we appreciate Pentathlon GB choosing the South West as its home and believe the presence of the entire Performance Squad helps further underline that the region is as much about sporting excellence, health and personal achievement as it is about heritage, tourism and industry. We will take great pride in seeing our logo associated with Pentathlon GB”.
Pentathlon GB is based at University of Bath Claverton Down campus which will also be the host venue for the Modern Pentathlon European Championships Bath when the tournament arrives in August. The campus is home to the £30 million Sports Training Village, which offers an array of the some of the best sporting facilities in the country. It hosts around 250 international level athletes and around 1.3 million people visit the University’s sports facilities each year.
“We are delighted that Mogers Drewett has chosen to sponsor the squad,” said Nigel Laughton, CEO of Pentathlon GB. “We enjoy an excellent relationship with our home city and appreciate the support of both its people and business community. The sponsorship deal with Mogers Drewett will certainly help the team on the road to Rio 2016, including the critical qualifying event, the European Championships, being hosted here in Bath.”
Mogers Drewett has offices in Bath, Sherborne and Wells and a satellite office at Frome market. The company provides a full range of legal services for commercial clients and private individuals.