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Last chance for bids

11 September 2014

Watch Bayo's challenge at Paul Strank Roofing Charity Gala

Fans have until 5.00 pm today (Thursday) to bid for exclusive tickets to attend the sell-out Paul Strank Roofing Charity Gala – and watch a unique challenge involving Bayo Akinfenwa!

Three pairs of tickets are up for grabs in our auction for the event on Saturday, 20 September, which will feature “The Beast” attempting to bench press the club’s Commercial Director Ivor Heller for charity (picture above by Alan Walter).

 .Francene Lewis and   Danyl Johnson   , and will feature fantastic acts such asChristopher Biggins    , hosted byJohn Partridge  This year’s event will be headlined by former Eastenders actor

Along with a great musical line-up, auction winners will be on one of our AFC Wimbledon tables alongside Neal Ardley, Neil Cox, Alan Bennett and Andy Frampton. There will also be an extra special AFC Wimbledon guest appearance at the gala organised by our valued club sponsors Paul Strank Roofing. place your bids e-mail    .

The auction will close on Thursday, 11 September at 5.00 pm and the three highest bidders will be notified on Friday, 12 September. Tickets for this sold out event are usually priced at £130 per ticket.

Tickets are priced at £10 per ticket and you can buy as many tickets as you wish. and the draw will be made on Friday, 12 September.   online ticket shop   We will also have one pair of tickets up for grabs by buying a raffle ticket online. Raffle tickets are available from the

 .One Life UK  and  Shooting Star Chase HospiceThe Paul Strank Roofing Charity Gala, held at the Bank of England Sports Centre in Roehampton, will raise funds for 

 To donate towards Bayo’s Big Lift text XESX98 and your donation amount (£1/£2/£5) to 70070 or alternatively visit Bayo’s challenge on the night will also raise funds for these charities. 

Bench-pressing is a test of upper body strength where you lie on your back and lift a heavy-laden metal bar vertically above the shoulders.

Bayo, who is listed on the FIFA 14 video game as the strongest footballer on the planet, regularly lifts big weights and lifting 5 ft tall Ivor is a challenge that was laid down to him at the club’s Meet the Manager event.

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