Ms Valerie O'Connell from Wooburn is the lucky winner of Sunday’s 50/50 draw with the winning ticket number of 01671, drawn at half time in the Aviva Premiership game between London Wasps v Saracens, taking home £718.
The London Wasps 50/50 draw is run by the London Wasps Academy Fund Limited and has been set up to raise vital funds for the London Wasps Academy; the Club’s hugely successful development programme. The objective of London Wasps Academy is to identify elite rugby players, maximize their potential and enhance their personal, education and vocational development opportunities. Throughout the years, the Academy has shown itself to be responsible for raising some of the greatest names in the English game.
Graduates include former Lions, England and Wasps legendary captain Lawrence Dallaglio through to current Wasps captain Tom Rees, Joe Worsley, Joe Simpson and Dominic Waldouck, to name but a few, and investment from our supporters can ensure that the club continues to produce some of the best talent in the country – draped proudly in black and gold.
How does the London Wasps 50/50 draw work?
Around the stadium, before every London Wasps home game, you will see London Wasps 50/50 draw ticket sellers. Tickets cost £1 each and carry a unique ticket number. The lucky winner will receive 50% of the total ticket sales generated on the day of the game. With the prize fund running as high as £2,500, for the lucky winner, it’s an opportunity to invest in the future of London Wasps whilst taking home a tidy sum!
Every ticket purchased will automatically be entered into the 50/50 draw, with the winning ticket identified by its unique ticket number and the winner announced on the pitch at half time. The total number of tickets available on a match-day is capped at 5,000 and, as such, the maximum prize is £2,500. Don’t miss out on this great opportunity - make sure you buy your tickets ahead of the game and support the future of London Wasps.
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