Sports sponsorship is proven to be a powerful and effective way to:
- raise awareness of your business or brand
- build positive company or brand image through association
- reach your target audience, whether b2b or b2c, all year round
- support your local community
- cement client relationships through corporate hospitality
There are lots of ways that your business can partner with Bury St Edmunds Rugby Club. We offer a wide range of sponsorship and advertising opportunities. For full details of availability, benefits and prices please see below.
Club Platinum Member £1000
For the ultimate Bury Rugby Club supporter – become one of 45 members and directly support our Wolfpack squad.
Benefits include : Full club membership, VP membership for spouse/partner; free club membership for up to 2 children; 2 exclusive 1XV match lunches with guest; full gym membership; priority International tickets; free bus to away games; 20% discount for silver hospitality at 7s; platinum club tie/brooch and engraved mug
All Weather Pitch Sponsor £5000
Make our All Weather Pitch your own with a free rein to brand inside or out of it. Due for refurbishment in Summer 2017, the AWP is used 7 days a week by our club members for training, our U6 and U7 minis for Sunday matches and by 35 football teams that play on it every week.
Benefits include: Advertising board space on interior and exterior of AWP, media announcement of sponsorship; website rolling logo and feature; option to use for your own annual sports competition or tournament. Free family club membership (2 adults; 3 children).
Fitness Development Centre Sponsor £5000
Be the first business to brand our new Fitness Development Centre your own – perfect way to link your business with health and fitness. Used by senior players for strength and conditioning training, youth for fitness development and a whole host of external fitness classes 7 days a week.
Benefits: Company advertising board on outside on FDC; media announcement of sponsorship; website rolling logo and feature; free family club membership (2 adults, 3 children).
Outside Cabin Bar Sponsor £1500
Become sponsor of our latest pitch-side bar, perfect for topping up on drinks without moving far from the action.
Benefits: Branding on inside and outside of the bar; announcement to press & social media
Medical / Physio Room Sponsor £500
Benefits: Branding on room door in the heart of the clubhouse. Announcement of sponsorship to media/social media
Senior Academy Sponsor £4000
New this season is our Senior Academy, supporting our U23 players as they transition to senior rugby. Our sponsor would help us to support top quality coaching throughout the season.
Benefits: Logo on squad hoodies; announcement of association to media/social media. Article on commercial page of website.
Junior Academy Coach Sponsor £3500
The stepping stone from youth to seniors, our Junior Academy has proven highly successful with many of our academy players now playing senior rugby.
Benefits : Logo on all kit for coach. Announcement of association to media/social media.
[size=large]Matchday Sponsor £1000
The perfect way to get your company message across to our players and supporters. Become matchday sponsor and brand the club for the day. Add on Man of the Match sponsorship too.
Benefits: Table of 10 for 3 course lunch; product placement on tables; PA announcement throughout day; branding throughout club, opportunity to give speech to guests; gate handout; matchday programme advert; social media /website announcements before and after day.
Man of the Match Sponsor (1XV) £150 per home league match
New opportunity this season, become our official Man of the Match sponsor, the most anticipated announcement of the match!
Benefits: Announcement on website/social media in week prior to match of sponsorship. Announcement beginning/end of match on PA. Photo of sponsor with Man of the Match. Association in post match report to be sent to media and published on website
Official Ball Sponsor (1XV) £120 per home league match
Like Man of the Match this sponsorship opportunity is new this season. Think premiership ball plinth on the pitch ahead of the game, fully branded with your company logo.
Benefits: Announcement on website/social in week prior to match. Announcement beginning/end of match on PA. Match ball plinth branding; sponsor of minis half time kicking competition.
Online Sponsor £750
With over 5000 website hits a week our website is regularly in the top 10 most viewed rugby union Pitchero websites in the country. Become an online sponsor and reach our online and social media users.
Benefits: Logo on rolling view on website; 1 feature article on sponsor pages linked to social media; 2016/17 sponsor badge for your website.
Player Interviews / You Tube highlights branding £500
Be the official sponsor of a player video interview or professional post-match highlights video published on the website, you tube channel and social media.
Standard 1XV pitch side board £400
Car Park Bank Board regular £750; large £1500
2XV pitch side board £300 (or opportunity to brand whole pitch by neg)
Pitch corner flags – fully branded with your company logo (13 per pitch) £1500 1XV pitch; £1000 2XV pitch
Forecourt Flags – running the length of the car park alongside the pitch fencing (4 m height; 100x200cm flag) £1000 per flag (minimum 5 flags, up to 10)
Other advertising opportunities and positions by negotiation
All packages are per annum for minimum 2 years, exclusive of VAT