Be part of the extraordinary
Brand engagement that inspires the human spirit

Align with a powerful blend of fiercely intense competition and human endeavour. Like-minded brands align with the race’s adventurous spirit, teamwork and mental fortitude - believing that anything is possible, as the ‘ordinary’ take on the extraordinary.

Over twenty years, the Clipper Round the World Yacht Race has developed a reputation for showcasing brands and building international trade links between partners and host destinations.

A record-breaking eleven month, 40,000 nautical mile race that reaches out to major markets on six continents, it’s an innovative and proven international marketing platform that promotes brands around the globe like no other event.

Partnership Tiers

The Clipper Race is a unique sponsorship property that delivers key brand messages to a global audience. Building your brand through shared values - captivating your customers, inspiring your staff and connecting with communities. From Official Supplier to Team Partner, each Clipper Race Partnership Tier allows brands to access a bespoke campaign to relevant and engaged audiences.

Host Port Partner

Bring the world to your destination. The Clipper Race brings a sense of adventure, human endeavour and a global community to your shores. Hosted over 7-10 days, this immense adventure combines active lifestyle, environment, and social engagement providing a unique platform for substantial economic impact, media exposure, tourism, trade, and business investment.

Case Study

Team Partners have the opportunity to name and brand one of the Clipper 70 racing yachts creating opportunities for brand activations and storytelling across an 18-month campaign, over 6 continents. With extensive global exposure, Team Partnerships can be used to support trade, business, employee engagement, tourism or cultural projects. In addition, the associated crew become ambassadors for their Team Partner and can be engaged to help promote and amplify partner messages.

Case Study

Fleet Partnership offers the opportunity for brands to benefit from exposure across the whole race fleet on a global stage. The Fleet Partner has exclusivity within its product category to align itself with the race through creative activations, branding and media exposure. Promoting product or services to race crew, other partners, media and the races global audience.

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Official Supplier

Official Supplier relationships offer a scalable, global opportunity to align with the race. Bringing together adventure, passion and teamwork in a way that transcends beyond the race and tangibly connects with both partners and the wider world around us. This partnership is a collaborative solution that works for the brand, crew and race as a whole. Partners benefit from branding, hospitality, race ambassadors, business networking and media exposure across the fleet and host ports.

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Case Studies

Find out how our partners have been using the event to achieve a wide range of objectives, whether it’s to promote brand awareness, staff engagement or to generate economic impact by increasing target markets in existing and previously unchartered territories.


Become a partner

Align with Adventure. Explore partnership opportunities with the Clipper Race. Complete this form and a member of the team will get in touch or email [email protected] with your enquiry.