Becoming a sponsored surfer is a hard-fought battle. There are thousands of aspiring pro surfers that may very well perform better than you, so the road’s tough. Nevertheless, if you tick on some our guidelines, chances of getting companies behind your back will likely increase. Brand managers are looking for awareness, awareness and awareness. As a result, surf industry companies seek 360-degree athletes. It’s all not all about surfing, you know. There many intangible variables in the sponsorship equation. The goal of a brand is to sell products and services. Sponsoring a surfer is investing in an ambassador, in someone who is able to commercially promote the company he represents.
How to become a sponsored surfer
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