Welland International Flatwater Center
WIFC - Welland International Flatwater Centre

Sponsorship Opportunities


WIFC provides direct support to National Rowing and National Canoekayak athletes, coaches and programs. We welcome outside support that allows us to boost our place on the international scene.

There are many exciting opportunities for nationally and locally based firms to support the WIFC and connect with athletes, coaches, officials, spectators and parents.

In 2011 WIFC will serve nearly 20,000 people in 25 events encompassing 45 days of competition and $12 million in economic impact on the city of Welland the region of Niagara. Since 2008 attendance, the number of events and economic impact has nearly doubled.

The involvement of the Welland Recreational Canal Corporation, ranges from completely producing an event, to collaborating with other dynamic sport or business associations and groups to deliver high quality events, to simple preparation of facilities for use by others.

We have an excellent reputation for being enthusiast and results-focused with an emphasis on fun, fair competition and a great experience.

All sponsorship and partnerships are designed to be mutually beneficial creating a ROI for our supporters. Sponsorship and partnership opportunities at all levels are currently available.

Please contact sfischer@canalcorp.ca for more information on how your organization can benefit from marketing and partnering with the WIFC.

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