Chesterfield FC Announce New Stadium Name

The Spireites’ home has been renamed to the Technique Stadium following a new five-year sponsorship deal.

Wingerworth-based Technique Learning Solutions, who also sponsor the Blues’ kit, has snapped up the naming rights to the stadium.

Chesterfield FC have revealed the new name for their stadium. The current sponsorship deal for the Proact Stadium ends in July.

Few clues have emerged but one club official described it as "a great new name for the stadium".

In a special broadcast on their YouTube channel, club bosses released the details of the new name.

Spireites commercial manager, Jim Brown, said:

“I would like to thank Technique Learning Solutions for their valuable ongoing support, which is very much appreciated. We were delighted to welcome them as shirt sponsors last year and it is very pleasing to see their name also attached to the stadium.
“As we welcome new sponsors of the stadium name, I would like to take this opportunity to thank Proact for their valued support over the last decade.”

The ground is an all-seater football stadium in Whittington Moor, and is built on the site of the former Dema Glassworks.

It replacing the Saltergate Recreation Ground as the club's stadium from the start of the 2010/11 season.

It has a capacity of approximately 10,500, cost £13,000,000 to build and was designed by Sheffield-based architects Ward McHugh Associates.

Initial sponsorship under the name the b2net Stadium was revealed on August 14, 2009.

After two seasons, and following the acquisition of b2net by Swedish company Proact, the renaming of the stadium to the "Proact Stadium" was officially announced on August 13, 2012.

Published 26/06/2020 By:Joe Turton