Gill Remains Official Technical Apparel Sponsor of US Sailing

By Community | March 28, 2013

Gill North America, asthma a technical apparel and accessories leader in the worldwide marine industry, medstore  has extended its deal as the official technical apparel sponsor of US Sailing.

“We take pride in aligning ourselves with a company that is focused on innovation and developing the best possible products for sailors,” said Jack Gierhart, Executive Director of US Sailing. “We have had a long and successful partnership with Gill, and are grateful for their ongoing support of sailing in the U.S.”

The sponsorship agreement includes direct financial and product support for the organization, including US Sailing Championships for adults and youth, Junior Olympic Festivals, 2013 US Sailing Roadshow, International Women’s Keelboat Championship and Sailing Leadership Forum 2014.

As part of the agreement, a unique US Sailing branded collection will be available for sale on both the US Sailing and Gill NA web sites. US Sailing will organize 14 adult and youth championship events and 21 Junior Olympic Festivals at yacht clubs and other sailing organizations around the country in 2013. 

Dave Pritchard, President of Gill North America said: “Gill is delighted to strengthen ties with US Sailing and their members. Our new multi-year agreement brings the unique and distinct value of Gill technical clothing to US Sailing beneficiaries that only Gill can deliver. We look forward to delivering the great value Gill has to the organization over the next three years.”