The Peterborough Phantoms ice hockey team has clinched a sponsorship
arrangement with the Sportz Academy.
The Hertfordshire based company took
over Peterborough health club Sam Jones on Monday (July 1) and the
city centre venue will be used by the Phantoms to keep their players
"I wasn't too impressed by the
general level of fitness amongst some of the players last
season," said fitness coach Dave Llewellyn, who - like a number
of key players - has joined from the seemingly defunct Peterborough
"To be able to use the tremendous
facilities at the Sports Academy will be a tremendous boost for the
Llewellyn has been involved with ice
hockey ever since the Bretton rink first opened, and will be starting
his 21st season in the sport when the Phantoms take to the ice for
their debut season in the English Premier League in September.