2016 EVENT PARTNERS & SPONSORS

A big thank you to all of our Stakeholders, Major Event Partners, Event Partners and Official Event Suppliers for their generous support in making this event happen;

 

STAKEHOLDERS

   

WORLD SAILING

 World Sailing is officially recognised by the International Olympic Committee as the governing authority for sailing world-wide. World Sailing currently consists of 133 member nations who are its principle members, and responsible for the decision making process that governs the sailing world.

 www.sailing.org 


 

 

AUSTRALIAN SAILING

Australian Sailing is the national sporting organisation (NSO) for sailing, and peak body for recreational boating at Clubs, in Australia. It is one of over 90 NSOs recognised by the Australian Sports Commission (ASC). Australian Sailing is a Federation consisting of eight State and Territory Associations, often referred to as Member Yachting Associations (MYAs). In turn there are more than 360 affiliated Clubs, who between them have approximately 65,000 registered on-water members.


www.sailing.org.au

 

 

STATE GOVERNMENT OF VICTORIA 


Under a two year agreement with Yachting Victoria, the State Government provides project funding which enables the Sailing World Cup Final to promote and develop the regatta within Australia and Internationally and ensure the event is of the highest standard. 


www.vic.gov.au

 

 

CITY OF PORT PHILLIP    

The City of Port Phillip is a unique and beauitful place by the bay with a local lifestyle and global outlook. This vision and future focus of the City of Port Phillip is to be engaged, healthy, resilient and vibrant city, 

www.portphillip.vic.gov.au

 

Presenting Partner

 

 

LAND ROVER

The Land Rover brand is synonymous with the sport of sailing, from their global partnership with Ben Ainslie Racing to create the Land Rover BAR team which will challenge for the 35th America’s Cup in 2017, to the Extreme Sailing Series as well as the Geelong’s Festival of Sails.  In addition to a range of the latest range of Land Rover vehicles on display; sailors, visitors and passersby can enjoy and experience the exciting Land Rover Terrapod, right there on St Kilda’s vibrant foreshore.

www.landrover.com.au

 

 

Event Partners

 

LINE 7

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Sail Melbourne 2016 is proud to announce its new partner, Line 7, as the official clothing partner of the event. Line 7 is thrilled to be outfitting all volunteers, officials and staff of the event with their lifestyle clothing brands. In addition, Line 7 will also be providing competitor caps to all invited class sailors.  

Line 7 has been protecting sailors from harsh sailing conditions since 1963 with their high quality and high performance apparel. Line 7 has been prominent at various America’s Cup events, 'Round the World' Yacht Races, Olympic Games and now we are proud to announce their involvement at the 2016 Sailing World Cup - Melbourne.

www.line7.com.au

 

CARTER GRANGE 

Luxury Melbourne home builder, Carter Grange, has recently come onboard as an event sponsor of the 2016 Sailing World Cup Final.  With less than 60 days before the first warning signal sounds, our sponsors are preparing for their part in this world class event. 

Sailors, visitors and the passing public will be able to visit and explore the Carter Grange Home Display area on the St Kilda Foreshore. Carter Grange’s innovative and luxurious home designs can also be found at their website 

www.cartergrange.com.au.

 

ART SERIES GROUP 

The Sailing World Cup Final is proud to announce the exclusive Art Series Hotel Group as the official Hotel Partner of the event.  Art Series Hotels and Residences are located in the hottest art and cultural hubs within Melbourne, Bendigo, Adelaide and Brisbane. These boutique properties are all inspired by and dedicated to iconic Australian contemporary artists. Art Series Hotel Group offers a hotel experience a little extraordinary.

www.artserieshotels.com.au

 

 

 ST KILDA TOURISM & EVENTS   

St Kilda is Melbourne's seaside playground is much-loved by residents and visitores. St Kilda is reowned for its expansive view of Port Phillip, safe sandy beach, palm-lined boardwalk, huge range of beach activities, big skies, gorgeous sunsets, parks and gardens, great restaurants, bars and cafes, fabulous old building, and its colourful past and present. 

www.stkildamelbourne.com.au 

 

 

Supporting Partners

 

METTLER TOLEDO

Mettler Toledo is a leading global manufacturer of precision instruments and services for use in laboratories and manufacturing.They offer weighing, analytical and inspection solutions along our customers' value chain to help them streamline processes, enhance productivity, reach compliance with regulatory requirements or optimize cost. Discover their high end products such as industrial scales, Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC pipettes or process analytics equipment. Mettler Toledo are proud to be supplying the Sailing World Cup Final with the measuring equipment for Race Management and all competitors. 

www.mt.com/au/en/home.html

 

NB SAILSPORTS

NB Sailsports is the major supplier to the dinghy or off-the-beach racing classes in Australia. With outlets in Sydney and Brisbane the company aims to support the racing sailor who has chosen to the race either the Optimist, Laser, Finn, 29er, 49er, 49er FX, Tasar or any other sailboat. NB supplies all the boats, parts, clothing and related spares for these classes and many others. NB Sailsports will be on site supplying racing equipment to competitors at the Sailing World Cup Final 

www.nbsailsports.com.au/

 

NEW TACK

New Tack Events is a marine industry based management services company, focused on providing consultancy and delivery of marine based events and projects. They are engaged by Australian Sailing to deliver the Sailing World Cup Final. 

www.newtack.com.au/

 

ACQUA PANNA 

Acqua Panna water is proud of a long history. Its birthplace, Panna estate in Tuscany, dates as far back as the Renaissance period to the glorious days of The Medici Family. This prominent Tuscan family, patron of arts and culture, used to spend their holidays at Panna estate in the beautiful Tuscan land, enjoying local specialties and drinking water from the source. Acqua Panna/ San Pelligrino is proud to be supplying the Sailing World Cup Final competitors, volunteers, VIPs and guests water for the duration of the event. 

www.acquapanna.com/

 

ANGELOS NASTOS

Is a multi-talented freelance graphic design business in Melbourne, Australia.

Over a combined 25 years of experience with graphic design in print and digital media, and a thirst for creative problem solving, they always intend to excite their clients pursuing and presenting the most innovative ideas for any project and business large or small.

www.angelosnastos.com/

 

Australian Sailing Team

AUSTRALIAN SAILING TEAM


Australian Sailing is the performance arm of Yachting Australia in partnership with the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) and with support from the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and the Australian Paralympic Committee (APC). The Australian Sailing Team is the national representative team for Olympic and Paralympic class sailing. 

The Australian Sailing Squad is the development program of the Australian Sailing Team and provides the pathway from elite youth to Olympic level competition.

 

www.australiansailing.org

 

 

MEDIA PARTNERS

 

 

THE PARTNER GROUP

The Partner Group has over 25 years experience in media sales and marketing. The TPG team are well recognized for their professional approach, strong client and media rapport, key customer service and successful outcomes.

As independent, creative communication professionals, our commitment at TPG is to always give attentive and professional service that stands us apart from the rest.

Our approach in a nutshell involves listening, understanding, planning, activating and culminates in providing inspirational and mutually beneficial outcomes.

The Partner Group delivers valuable change for clients by providing dynamic business solutions.

www.thepartnergroup.com.au

 

VELO GROUP

Velo Group is a technology consulting organisation that provides specialist business and technology services.  We partner with our clients to enable their businesses to operate smarter, faster and more profitably.  Our results-based, personalised approach allows us to deliver superior outcomes at a competitive price. 

Key areas of interest include: 

Project Management & Technology Strategy
Website Design, E-Commerce, Hosting and Email Services 
Software Development & Integration                 
Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)
Database Design, Analysis & Integration
Social Media and Accounting Systems Integration

www.velogroup.com.au

(03) 9014 9855

 

FOX SPORTS

FOX SPORTS Australia Pty Limited (FOX SPORTS) is Australia’s leading producer of sports television coverage and is home to Australia’s favourite subscription television sports channels as well as Australia’s number one general sports website. FOX SPORTS is owned by News Corp Australia and is located in a brand-new, purpose-built broadcast facility in Artarmon on Sydney’s north shore, with operations nationwide in Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide and Brisbane. FOX SPORTS compiles and produces the FOX SPORTS 1, FOX SPORTS 2, FOX SPORTS 3, FOX SPORTS 4, FOX SPORTS 5, FOX FOOTY and FOX SPORTS News subscription television channels, available via the Foxtel subscription television platform.

www.foxsports.com.au/