A critical component behind the Australian Sailing Team's success is the financial and material support of sponsors and partners, who are part of our team as we move forward to Tokyo 2020.
The Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) is the principal sponsor and partner of Australian Sailing and the Australian Sailing Team. The AIS provides Australian Sailing with funding to ensure we have the capacity to create a sustainable sport through best practice governance and administration, intellectual property ownership, athlete management and support structures and general accountability. Importantly, the winning partnership highlights the commitment to ensuring Australian athletes excel in the international sporting arena, and increasing Australians’ participation in sailing.
Sailing is a foundation sport under the Australian Institute of Sport Winning Edge Sport Categorisation.
The Australian Sailing Team is also generously supported by our Program Partners the Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) and the Australian Paralympic Committee (APC) as well as Australian Sailing.
Our major sponsors are Hamilton Island and Zhik.
Official Suppliers are Ronstan, Blackmores, DBSchenker, Airweave, 776BC, Maui Jim, Liros Ropes, Protect Tapes and Navionics.
We thank all our partners for their continuous support of Australian Sailing and our Australian Sailing Team!