Everyone loves new gear, especially if it’s discounted or even for free! There are many sport sponsorships available to support training and racing. Check out these ones we have found where applications are generally considered all year round.
Key features of sport sponsorships
- Unlike athlete grants, sponsorships do not typically come with cash.
- Each program varies but usually involves either product based sponsorship and or discounts.
- In return, sponsorship often requires marketing and promotion of the sponsor’s products. Therefore if you have a strong social media presence, this should strengthen your application.
Apply for these sponsorships now!
Here is a list of 13 sport sponsorships that you can apply for NOW!
Go Pro offer numerous sponsorships including sport sponsorships.
This application focuses heavily on asking about your social media presence, with a particular interest in facebook.
All you need to do is fill out the online application form here.
2. Grey Nicholls
For cricket enthusiasts, you can apply for sponsorship from Grey Nicholls.
Simply fill out their online application here.
Swiftwick will consider athletes of all abilities, you do not need to be elite to apply. Once again, the application form does ask for your social media platform links so a strong presence here would appear to be a positive influence.
You must be 18 years for older to apply for this sponsorship. Apply here.
4. Hydralyte Sports
Hydralyte Sports are looking for people passionate about “sport, health, well-being, performance, fitness & of course our fantastic products.”
You can apply online for their product based sponsorship program here.
5. Skora Running
Skora Running has an ambassador program that focuses on community leaders, are the embodiment of run real, are honest, are connected, are also committed, and of course, love Skora. If this is you, apply here.
6. Aqua Shop
The Aqua Shop sponsors athletes in swimming and also triathlon. Details of eligibility and what you need to include in your application can be found here.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for all swimming sponsorship enquiries.
Please email email@example.com for all triathlon sponsorship enquiries.
For tennis players, you can apply for a sponsorship from FILA Australia.
Just email your current tennis CV and a brief description about yourself to firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsorship applications are reviewed monthly, please allow up to 4 weeks for processing and outcome.
8. Summit Sport Adidas Cricket
SUMMIT SPORT, together with Adidas is offering Adidas cricket sponsorships.
You can apply for one here.
9. Verge Sport
Verge Sports offers sponsorships to competitive cyclists, mountain bikers, triathletes, runners, and also Nordic skiers. You can apply online here.
10. SLIX Swimwear
SLIX Swimwear offers sponsorship to avid swimmers, divers, social media followers, beach volleyballers, rowers, surf lifesavers, water polo players, runners and also kayakers. You can apply online here.
11. METS Performance Coaching
Based in Melbourne, Victoria, METS offers sponsorship to local endurance athletes.
Details of sponsorship benefits and requirements are listed, along with the application form here.
Pushys offer sponsorships to athletes in the sports of mountain bike riding, triathlon, road cycling, running and also BMX.
There are specific requirements that need to be met by sponsored athletes. These are outlined in the application form.
If you are into surfing, snowboarding, skiing, trail running, fly fishing, alpine climbing or rock climbing, you may be eligible for a sport sponsorship from Patagonia. You can apply here.
Best of luck with your applications!
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