More money added to U's effort.
The event, which raised £100, also allowed employees form both organisations to meet each other, network and enjoy exercise together with the prospect of showing the community that both organisations are working together both on and off the pitch.
A team of coaches representing the Essex Football Association came down to Shrub End Community and Sports Centre to take on the coaches of the Trust in a fundraising match.
Following chairman Robbie Cowling's quest to cycle to the first and last home games of the season and run to each home match, the U's Sports Trust have now also got involved.
Colchester United Community Sports Trust have got behind the U's fundraising effort for the Teenage Cancer Trust.