Sponsorship

The US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider is one of the most successful sailing teams worldwide, having won 19 medals at the past six Olympic Games.  The team has the talented athletes, the dedicated coaches, and the focused vision to excel at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

The top boats in each Olympic and Paralympic Class are selected annually to be members of the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider. The team consists of rising sailing stars as well as many top sailors in the world, including 2006 ISAF Rolex World Sailor of the Year Paige Railey, two-time ICSA College Sailor of the Year Charlie Buckingham, and 2011 Quantum Women’s College Sailor of the Year Annie Haeger. Every four years, the top individual or team in ten Olympic and three Paralympic classes represent the United States at the Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Our goal is to make the United States the top Olympic and Paralympic Sailing nation in the world. Your investment in the passion, commitment, discipline, and integrity of the US Olympic Team will provide you with an ROI that will exceed your expectations. And your organization will be in good company, alongside some of the most admired names in business, like title sponsor Sperry Top-Sider, silver sponsor Harken, team tour partner Chubb Personal Insurance, and supplier Yale Cordage.

A US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider partnership can deliver:

  1. World-Class Performance – Our athletes are among the top competitors in the world. They personify Olympic spirit, youth and vitality.
  2. Action and Pure Excitement – The dramatic images of athletes, both competing against one another and battling the elements, expose the raw beauty of nature and the passion behind the athlete’s pursuit of excellence.
  3. A Highly Desirable Target Audience – Sailing is a sport of affluent and well-educated influencers. A US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider sponsorship provides you with access to a desirable demographic with the resources and readiness to buy.
  4. Breathtaking Venues for Corporate Events – Top-level sponsorships open the door to corporate hospitality events in some of the most beautiful waterfront locations across the globe, including Miami, the south of France, the Spanish Mediterranean, Australia, Great Britain and more.
  5. Green Consciousness – In an age of unprecedented environmental concern, sailing is the ultimate clean sport.
  6. Performance, Passion and Partnership – All at a Reasonable Cost – Sponsorship of the US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider is accessible, even in times of reduced spending. Our fee structure enables you to take advantage of these powerful benefits at a lower price than sponsorships of other elite sports.

Contact Us

To learn more about US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider sponsorship options and ways that other top companies are making US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider a core part of their marketing and brand strategy, contact:

Josh Adams
Managing Director of U.S. Olympic Sailing
US Sailing Team Sperry Top-Sider