One of Somerset’s oldest cider makers, Sheppy’s Cider, has launched a Partnership with Taunton RFC to become a main sponsor along with being the sole cider provider.
The partnerships will see Sheppy’s become the sole cider provider for Taunton RFC, with the club set to offer Sheppy’s renowned 200 cider, Original Cloudy cider and Cider with Raspberry.
Nick Mason, Commercial Coordinator at Taunton Rugby Club, said: “TauntonRFC is delighted to be associated with a local company in Sheppy’s Cider, from our initial meeting it was clear that both parties share so many of the same values and we can’t wait to see the relationship get started. Somerset is cider country and we are looking forward to our home supporters getting behind the fantastic products, whilst supporting their rugby club and also a local company. We have away supporters from all over the UK visit Veritas Park and now they can get a taste of a true Somerset cider.”
fans will be able to enjoy Sheppy’s 200, as well as an assortment of bottled ciders including Original Cloudy, Cider with Blackberry & Elderflower and the brand’s Low Alcohol variety.
David Sheppy, Managing Director of Sheppy’s Cider commented: “This is an exciting opportunity to bring our love of craft cider and local sports together and we can’t wait to share this experience with Taunton RFC. TRFC share our passion for supporting the local community and we’re looking forward to championing the best of Somerset sports. For cider enthusiasts and sports fans alike, these collaborations will bring a refreshing twist to matchday experiences and our goal is to create unforgettable moments for fans with a drink that embodies Somerset’s cider-making tradition.”