10 Steps to Securing Equestrian Sponsorship


Are you looking to secure rider sponsorship? Follow these steps to increase your chances of success:

  1. Plan your sponsorship application thoroughly, and set aside ample time to do so.
  2. Research potential sponsor companies extensively, considering their history and philosophy to determine compatibility.
  3. Identify what sets you apart from the numerous other sponsorship requests these companies receive.
  4. Create a compelling sponsorship proposal that clearly articulates the value you can offer the sponsor.
  5. Highlight your achievements and demonstrate your potential for future success in the equestrian world.
  6. Leverage social media and digital marketing to showcase your skills and promote your brand.
  7. Build relationships with sponsors and industry professionals through networking and community involvement.
  8. Develop a clear and concise brand identity that aligns with your goals and values as a rider.
  9. Maintain open and transparent communication with sponsors throughout the sponsorship process.
  10. Deliver on your promises and exceed expectations to establish a long-term relationship with your sponsor.

By following these steps, you'll be well-equipped to secure sponsorship and take your riding career to the next level.

Want to learn more? Download our Free Rider Sponsorship Guidelines