Team Magenta 32

Combining Water & Workplace – Unique opportunity

The Magenta Project is collaborating with Rachel Spearing, a keen Etchells racer and practising Barrister to create a unique opportunity for women to benefit through this sailing and work related skills initiative. Magenta Etchells- Mentoring and Management Programme...
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Athlete in the Spotlight – Annabel Vose

British Sailor, Annabel Vose is the first female member to be selected for the LandRover BAR Academy, a squad that will be vying for the Red Bull Youth America's Cup Trophy in Bermuda this summer. The Magenta Project caught up with Annabel to find out more about her...
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The Magenta Project – achieving change.

I’ve got a feeling foiling, that this year’s gonna be a good, good year! Reflecting on TMP’s first year in operation, the learning curve has been steep in terms of switching salty sea boots to stilettos doing our naive best to attract sponsors and raise capital to...
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THE FIRST ALL FEMALE TEAM ON THE WORLD MATCH RACING TOUR

Please support our campaign with a donation, click on the button above and scroll down to ‘Barkow Match Race’

OUR GOAL

The World Match Race Tour (WMRT) is the longest running, global, professional sailing series. It pits the world’s best sailors against each other in head-to-head duels.

For the first time in its 22-year history the World Match Racing Tour has awarded a place to an all-female team of elite professional sailors to compete in the series.

OUR TEAM

We are an international team of the most experienced and competitive professional female sailors in the world.

Between us we have:

  • 4 Olympians
  • 3 laps of the planet (Volvo Ocean Race)
  • 20 World Championship medals
  • 7 World Titles
  • 10+ years of Match Racing experience
  • Ages 25–36
  • 3 UK Volvo team sailors (2008, 2012 & 2016 Olympic Campaigns)

Skipper

Sally Barkow, USA

Trimmer

Annie Lush, GBR

Tactician

Kate Macgregor, GBR

Float

Maggie Shea, USA

Main

Elodie Mettraux, SUI

Reserve

Sophie Ainsworth, GBR

Engagement

Opportunities:

  • Associate your brand with top professional athletes
  • Hot seat rides
  • VIP pavilions and entertainment
  • Activation site within the race village
  • Product placement opportunities
  • Bespoke events

JOIN OUR TEAM

BE OUR PARTNER

For more information download our proposal in a printer friendly pdf Download PDF here

Title Sponsorship Opportunity: for 2017 

  • Primary branding allocation on hull, sails, clothing & helmets.

  • Team Naming Rights (e.g. “xxx Team Magenta”)

  • Personalised corporate activities*

  • ‘Hot seat’ rides & corporate hospitality at WMRT events

  • Sailor’s endorsements and other team engagement as required

  • Press releases, website inclusion & social media mentions

  • Use of event imagery and other media rights

  • Website inclusion & links

  • CSR opportunities in partnership with The Magenta Project

*Including 8 days corporate sailing onboard the M32 in the UK (Cowes Week)/Europe/USA as required, worth $7,500/day

Partnership Opportunity: for 2017

  • Partner branding on clothing and helmets.

  • Boat branding with 20% allocation at Series events and whilst training.

  • Activation at all WMRT and series events, corporate hospitality, one ‘hot seat ride’ per event.

  • 2 corporate/press sailing days in the UK/USA Europe as required.

  • Availability for hosting/speaking/commentary a the AC of Team Magenta sailors

  • Association with The Magenta Project activities in

  • yacht clubs and schools across the USA & UK.

CONTACT

HELP US DRIVE WOMEN IN SAILING

Annie Lush

e: annielush@me.com

t: +44 7980 577908

w: annielush.com

Sally Barkow

e: sally@team7sailing.com

t: +14145816797

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