Cheshire JetsThe Cheshire Jets are delighted to announce that Carlyle Finance have signed up to be the clubs principal sponsor for the 09/10 season. Carlyle Finance have been supporters of the Jets for the past year as a partner sponsorship but this season off the back of such a successful partnership Carlyle Finance have chosen to move up a tier and become the principal sponsor.

Carlyle will be heavily involved in the community work that the Cheshire Jets undertake off court. Hoops for Health is expanding across the North West this season with an estimated 140 schools taking part. Backing from Carlyle Finance will help facilitate this programme which is one of the biggest sports community ventures in the North West.

Jets Director Peter Hawkins:

"This is fantastic news for the club especially in this current economic climate where It is unusual to find a company in the finance industry doing well and it's even more unusual to find one willing to invest back into their community to the extent that Carlyle have"

Mark Standish CEO of Carlyle Finance added,

"Carlyle Finance is delighted to be building on our highly successful partnership with the Cheshire Jets by becoming principal sponsor for the 09/10 season. Our relationship with the Jets management and coaching team goes back over many years. We feel proud and privileged to be able to align our brand with such a well respected sports franchise that serves its local community with such passion and vigour. We hope that our involvement will help take the Hoops for Health programme, in particular, to a whole new level and of course as a fan I can't wait to see what Paul and his exceptionally talented team can achieve on court"