Center City Slam Introduction

Demographics

The sport of rowing is growing more and more popular. DESIRABLE DEMOGRAPHICS/THE ROWING MARKET As a sport rooted in the traditions of the Ivy League, rowing is the sport of choice for hundreds of thousands of executives, professionals and white-collar managers. The average household income for rowers is $103,000. Over 90% of rowers are college graduates and 60% also hold advanced degrees. The rowing community is also split fairly evenly between men (55%) and women (45%).

  1. In addition to being highly educated and compensated, rowers are adventurous, disciplined; competitive yet sophisticated individuals who share a love of the outdoors. Rowers expect the best from themselves and others. Though demanding, rowers are also a very loyal group and supportive of sponsors involved in the sport.

  2. 75% of rowers are ages 18 – 45

  3. 58% of rowers are professional

  4. Professional/managerial 58%

  5. Self employed 12%
    Education 10%
    Technical 8%
    Many rowers are multi sport enthusiasts and are involved with many other sports like Cross-country and downhill skiing, mountain biking and cycling, swimming and running. Rowers also take part in events and competitions within these sports as well.

Sponsors and Partners

Center City Slam FACTS

  1. The Center City Slam attracts rowers from all over North America, however most coming from the Northeast region Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware.

  2. Events are held for all levels of rowers men and women, from juniors through veterans.

  3. Average Age: 22.3

  4. Professional/managerial 58%

  5. Oldest Athlete: 72

  6. The Center City Slam has seen growth year after year since 2007

Event Growth

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SPONSOR OPPORTUNITIES

Exposure. Exposure. Exposure. That is our goal and commitment to OUR sponsors and partners.

CAPTAIN level
$2500

The Captain Level is Presenting Sponsor of the Center City Slam. This level of support will have your company on the minds of everyone involved and then some. On top of naming rights, our Presenting Sponsor will have industry exclusivity and access to all marketing and promotional opportunities linked to the event, as well as options to create their own.

VARSITY
$500

The Varsity Level Sponsorship is a great value. This level of support will have your company logo and information on every surface of the Center City Slam. You will also be heard during the Center City Slam over the pa system announcements. It also offers your company access to all marketing and promotional opportunities linked to the event, as well as options to create their own.

JV
$350

The JV Level Sponsorship offers fantastic opportunities. This level of support will have your company logo and information on every surface of the Center City Slam, official shirt, event signage and more. It also offers your company the ability to have a giveaway in the gift bags and space to sell or sample your products.

FRESHMAN
$250

Through a small cash donation or a product or services that eliminate direct expenses incurred by the event and/or cash, we will recognize your company as a sponsor of that product or service. While assisting the ultimate goal (increasing the bottom line, thus having a greater impact on the foundation) participants.

BOOSTER
$in-kind

Don’t have a product or service that directly impacts the event? No worries. The freshman sponsorship is perfect for you. In exchange for a donated product for the gift bags or minor corporate donation or in-kind trade donation to the event, we’ll recognize your company through some of our promotional channels.