Sailing is a sport with almost endless variety. Sponsorship of sailing provides brands with the opportunity to engage well educated, affluent audiences around the world, from grassroots local campaigns to multinational professional sports teams and global series.
There are very few companies that understand the big picture of yacht racing sponsorship. Pilote Media, through it’s sailing business publishing activities has more insight on more sponsorship opportunties than most.
Whether you are a brand looking to gain media exposure or rally employees and stakeholders around a common sporting cause. Whether you are a company looking to showcase technology or innovate through R&D, sailing sponsorship has something for everyone.
Sailing Sponsorship Opportunities
We can advise brands which sailing properties and sponsorship opportunties are most suitable to meet your specific marketing and promotional goals. Tell us your objectives and we will help you find a series, athlete, event or class to deliver those objectives.
Top tier yacht racing events include: the America’s Cup and America’s Cup World Series, Volvo Ocean Race, World Match Racing Tour, Extreme Sailing Series, Vendee Globe and Audi Med Cup. Series level sponsorship and title sponsorships are available.
Sailing events are staged around the world in key markets including: United Kingdom, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, the UAE, Singapore, Thailand, China, Australia, New Zealand, Korea, Bermuda, Brazil and more.
Top Brands who Sponsor Sailing
Companies sponsor sailing in order to promote many kinds of messages. Brands that sponsor yacht racing and sailing include Emirates Airlines, Oman Air, Hugo Boss, Foncia, Groupama, Banque Populaire, Telefonica, Camper, Nespresso, Corum, ICAP, Gamesa, GAC, Red Bull, Aberdeen Asset Managemetn, J P Morgan Asset Management, Sunsail, Veolia and of course Audi and Volvo
We’re currently updating our Sailing Sponsorship White Paper, to reflect the current landscape, but the original is available for download here.