Wednesday, July 26 Show Cancelled

Sponsor

Sponsoring the Backwater Gamblers Waterski Club will provide each sponsor with significant local and regional publicity. The Backwater Gamblers perform around 30 regular season water ski shows. Shows are performed at the team’s ski site every Wednesday and Sunday evening, beginning Memorial Day and continuing until Labor Day. The team has annual attendance of over 15,000 people per year at its ski shows. The team also travels to 2-3 tournaments per season with all of their equipment.
 

Sponsorship Options

Presenting Sponsor - $5000
The team will have only one Presenting Sponsor per year. The Presenting Sponsor is entitled to:
  • Having the team introduced at every show as “The Backwater Gamblers presented by Sponsor Name"
  • The sponsor’s logo on the 4’ x 8’ sign at the entrance of the team’s home ski site
  • The sponsor’s logo on the front cover of the team’s program
  • The sponsor’s logo on both sides of the team’s five tow boats
  • The sponsor’s logo on the front of the team’s Donation shirts
  • A link on the team’s website to the sponsor’s website
  • The sponsor’s recorded commercial played during every regular show

Major Sponsor - $2000
A Major Sponsor is entitled to:
  • The sponsor’s recorded commercial played during every regular show
  • The sponsor’s verbal acknowledgement announced during every regular show
  • The sponsor’s half-page advertisement in the team’s program
  • The sponsor’s logo on a 3’ x 5’ billboard on the back of the bleachers at the team’s ski site
  • The sponsor’s logo on the deck of the five tow boats

Supporting Sponsor - $1000
A Supporting Sponsor is entitled to:
  • The sponsor’s recorded commercial played during every regular show
  • The sponsor’s verbal acknowledgement announced during every regular show
  • The sponsor’s half-page advertisement in the team’s program
  • The sponsor’s logo on a 3’ x 5’ billboard on the back of the bleachers at the team’s ski site
  • The sponsor’s logo on two sides of one boat

T-Shirt Sponsor - $500
  • The sponsor’s logo on all t-shirts given away during intermission
  • The sponsor’s verbal acknowledgement announced during every regular show
  • The sponsor’s logo printed on a full page ad in our program that is shared by all t-shirt sponsors
  • The sponsor’s logo on a 3’ x 5’ billboard on the back of the bleachers at the team’s ski site
 

Other Sponsorship Opportunities

The Backwater Gamblers Water Ski Club appreciates sponsors at all levels and offers a variety of sponsorship opportunities. Some of the more popular sponsorships are:

Ski Site Signage
The team can place your company’s business logo on a sign at the ski site. Typical placement is on the back of the bleachers, but not limited to that location. A typical size is 3’ by 5’.
$250 for a banner provided by the advertiser
$300 for a banner provided by the Backwater Gamblers


Jump Ramp Signage
The team can place your company’s business logo on the side of the jump ramp.
$1200 per side of the jump ramp
*Previous year advertisers have first right of refusal, due by February 15.


Dock Advertising
Advertising space available on the dock is considered the 1’ x 32’ edge facing the bleachers.
This area costs $25 per linear foot.


Boat Advertising
Each boat side advertisement costs $200 for 2 square feet or $600 for 5 tow boats. The deck of the tow boats is $1500 for the fleet.


Recorded Commercial
Up to 15 seconds of the sponsor’s commercial for the season cost of $300. These will be pre-recorded and will be played one time during our regular home ski shows.


Verbal Acknowledgement
Sponsor’s verbal acknowledgement for the season cost of $250. This will be pre-recorded and will be played two times during our regular home ski shows.
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