Forest Green Rovers have announced Sportsrooms, the sports travel solution experts, as our Official Team Accommodation Partner.
Sportsrooms will provide accommodation for the Rovers’ first-team's away matches during the League Two campaign. Their clients include a range of Premier League and EFL football teams, as well as major sporting events including the Rugby World Cup and Champions League finals.
Highlighting the impact team travel has on the environment, Sportsrooms has recently launched ‘Green Team’ an industry leading initiative designed to help professional sports teams put in place actions to reduce their team travel carbon footprint.
Chris Newsham, Director at Sportsrooms, said: “We are delighted to be announced as Forest Green Rovers ‘Team Accommodation Partner’. The club are a role model for sustainability, and we are excited to work with the club to help our hotel partners become more sustainable in everything they do from using renewable energy, recycling to developing more plant-based food options.
“Sportsrooms’ partnership with FGR reaffirms our commitment to sustainability. This partnership along with our recent launch of ‘Green Team by Sportsrooms’ will help create a positive impact on the environment and encourage more sports teams to think about ways in which to reduce their carbon footprint.’’
Henry Staelens, CEO of FGR, added: “Sportsrooms have become a big part of our matchday operation for away games – from managing hotel bookings, to ensuring that high-quality vegan meals are always available for players during their stay, they’re service has been great.”