Since 2008, YachtSponsorship has been a resource for the business of sailing and yacht racing. There is no other single source of information about all kinds of sailing and available sponsorship opportunties.
Through our relationships with sailing rights holders, the media, yacht clubs, sailors, suppliers and existing sponsors – we have a unique insight into what sailing sponsorship is right for you.
The information on this site is just a sample of the market intelligence that we can provide via our industry consultants.
For those brands interested in the business of sailing, we can provide reports, sponsorship audits and impartial advice on how to get the most marketing return from using yacht racing as a marketing platform.
For more information about the benefits of sponsoring sailing or yachting, please contact our sailing sports marketing partners.
Sailing has an affluent, desirable audience. It is a niche sport compared to something like Football, which is reflected in the brands that have supported sailing sponsorship campaigns. Sailing is also a very broad sport – like motorsport it has a lot of different disciplines and internal communication and B2B marketing is just likely to be a driver for brands in sailing as marketing to consumers.
Brands that have been associated with sailing include: Kingfisher, Whitbread, Steinlager, Heineken, Rothmans, UBS, Aviva, Iberdrola, Hublot & BT.
Brands that have current sailing sponsorship activity include: Volvo, Audi, Telefonica, Puma, Camper, Abu Dhabi, Oracle, Corum, Rolex, Tag Heuer, IWC, Inmarsat, Louis Vuitton, Groupama, Banque Populaire, GAC, Gamesa, Hugo Boss, Safran, Veolia, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, Aberdeen Asset Management, PWC and Vestas.
There are also a number of sailing industry brands that participate in the sport like: Marinepool, Musto, SLAM, Henri Lloyd, Zhik, Helly Hansen, Sail Racing, North Sails, Quantum Sails, Future Fibres, MultiPlast, Harken, Ronstan, Raymarine and PSP.