Somerset CCC team up with Wattbike for innovative partnership
Somerset County Cricket Club are excited to be able to announce an innovative new partnership with Wattbike.
This pioneering new relationship has been specifically tailored to enhance the player’s on-field performance and will also see the creation of some exciting content as SCCC Commercial Director, Caroline Herbert explains.
“Wattbike are at the very cutting edge when it comes to training equipment,” she said. “Their products are utilised all over the world by the very best sports men and women across a wide range of sports. There is absolutely no doubt that this partnership will be of great benefit to our players and coaches.
“In addition to the obvious on-field benefits that this will bring, we are looking forward to working with Wattbike on a number of exciting initiatives that will result in some really interesting and engaging content for our Members and supporters.
“One such project will see our First Team players working with Wattbike in order to create a specially tailored workout playlist featuring their favourite gym tracks which Somerset fans will be able to access via the Wattbike app.
“We are excited to see how this partnership will develop over the course of the next 12 months.”
SCCC Head of Strength & Conditioning, Joel Tratt said: “It’s awesome to be working in conjunction with WattBike. They have, for some time, been world leaders in static bikes due to the quality of machine that they produce, and the high-end data that you receive when working on them.
“They offer our players a huge amount from a conditioning, rehab and recovery standpoint and are used by them every day. To be able to have a number of bikes at our disposal is brilliant for our group and enhances our training and recovery productivity.”
Tom Crampton, Head of Commercial at Wattbike adds: “Wattbike was founded on being the world’s most accurate, reliable and measurable cycling ergometer. This, combined with our unique resistance system, offers the complete off-feet training tool.
“With a history of working within elite sport to enhance player performance, we’re looking forward to seeing how this new partnership with SCCC can help the team to see measurable, tangible results on the field but to also engage the members and supporters.”
Wattbike are the market leader when it comes to indoor training bikes and their products are specifically designed and engineered to enhance the rider’s performance. In addition to this they provide incredibly detailed and accurate power, technique and performance data during every session.
Wattbikes are used all over the world by some of the biggest sporting brands on the planet, including New Zealand Rugby, England Rugby and all 20 Premier League football clubs.Back to News