Posted on Friday 15 March 2013 by Ulster Business
Dame Mary Peter accepts her car from Philip Miley and Karen Young from Fleet Financial and Peter Uprichard from Charles Hurst Kia
Dame Mary competed in five Commonwealth Games and three Olympic Games, winning gold in the pentathlon competition at the 1972 Munich games. In recent years she has not only set up the Mary Peters Trust, been a pivotable figure in the 2012 London Olympics but also found time to be a patron for the upcoming 2013 World Police and Fire Games in Belfast.
Philip Miley, Sales & Marketing Director at Fleet Financial said "Dame Mary Peters is a true ambassador for Northern Ireland success and as a local contract hire and fleet management company we are delighted with the opportunity to support such an inspiring and selfless individual"
Fleet Financial NI Ltd in association with Charles Hurst Kia, Nissan and Vauxhall, will be supplying a car for a one year. Dame Mary Peters collected her first car, a Kia Ceed from Fleet Financial on Monday 4th March 2013 where she met the team, giving an inspirational talk about her many experiences, challenges and successes throughout her life.