Cal Sameday show further commitment to supporting grassroots sports but this time on ice, with their sponsorship of Bradford Bulldogs goal tender and Cal Sameday employee Ian Thirkettle.
Bradford Bulldogs were established in 1976 and currently play in National Ice Hockey League North 2. Other teams in the league are Altrincham Aces, Blackburn Hawks 2, Coventry Blaze, Deeside Dragons, Hull Jets, Sheffield Senators, Telford Tigers 2 & Widnes Wild.
The team have been on a rebuild after previously being the whipping boys of the league 4-5 years ago, since then they have had year on year improvement and this season they are looking to push into the playoff places (top 4). Last season they finished 7th in a 36 game campaign which saw them with a record (14 wins 18 loses & 3 overtime losses) which is the best the team has done in the last 10 years.
The team also support the charity CALM (campaign against living miserably), you can donate to this charity via www.justgiving.com/forfortyfour