The Race to the Ridge 5K is looking for fun and exciting ways to help grow local businesses while promoting a healthy lifestyle. If your business has a unique opportunity for sponsorship that is not listed, please reach out to JT@greatlakesracetiming.com to discuss your ideas further. All sponsors will receive the benefits included with the supporting sponsor level unless otherwise noted.
To be included on the race shirt, sponsor payment, agreement and high-resolution image must be received by September 15th.
The Race to the Ridge 5K presenting sponsor will have their businesses name forever linked to the 2017 Race to the Ridge 5K Event. All communications, social media posts, and print advertisements will feature your business. The presenting sponsor will have the ability to have an on site presence before, during, and after the race and will receive name recognition throughout announcements. The presenting sponsor will also get a dedicated social media post with a call to action for participants to visit your business. Your logo will also be prominently featured on the race shirt and on the finish results display which get shared on social media by many of the runners
Top 3 male and female finishers overall and in each age group will receive a unique award for their efforts. The Sponsors name will be included on the awards and will also receive social media announcements leading up to the race. They will also be able to display a banner or other signage (provided by the sponsor) around the awards display.
A race bib is required to be worn by all participants. Many participants collect their race bibs after races and will display them in different ways. This sponsor will have the business logo featured on the race bib to forever be linked to this year's Race to the Ridge 5K. (Max 2 sponsors)
Table sponsors will be able to set up an onsite display of information and samples for the participants to see. Participants will be encouraged to visit the tables to interact with the sponsors and learn about their businesses. This a great way to engage with the community and reach a great group of active families!