The Trane Basingstoke Bison are saddened to have learned of the passing of Gavin Tait, father of our Head Coach Ashley Tait.

Gavin was well known in the hockey world having followed both Ashley’s and his brother Warren’s careers.

All of us at the Bison send our sincere condolences to Ashley, Warren, his sister Joanne and all the family and their...
2nd of October 2019

Specsavers Renew Sponsorship for 2019/20

The Trane sponsored Basingtsoke Bison are delighted to announce that Specsavers Basingstoke have returned as a club sponsor for the 2019/20 season.

The continuing partnership sees Specsavers become the Player sponsor of the Herd’s overseas star Michal Klejna, the Specsavers logo adjourned on our the light and dark playing jerseys, match sponsorship of Herd games as well having an enhanced presence in the match night programme and advertising boards at rink level.

Mandeep Aujla, Optometrist Director at Specsavers Basingstoke commenting on the renewal of the sponsorship said, “Specsavers Basingstoke is proud to continue our support and commitment to the Basingstoke Bison. We feel strongly about supporting community led and family friendly activities”.

John Neville commenting on behalf the Trane sponsored Basingstoke Bison said, “Its great news that Specsavers are back on board as a sponsor for the 2019 / 20 and for them to enhance the package with shirt logos and becoming a player sponsor is testament to all the hard work everyone at the club has achieved in the past 12 months”.

John continued, “It was great to take Michal and some of players down to the store to meet the staff and management and we are all looking forward to welcoming Mandeep, Kiran and all the staff as our guests as match sponsors throughout the season - the first of these being this Saturday when the Phantoms are in town”.