GDYNIA THE SAILING CAPITAL OF POLAND - STRATEGIC PARTNER
Gdynia is the future. This young, dynamically developing city which, thanks to the exemplary cooperation of many environments, stands out due to its innovativeness in comparison to the rest of Poland. Clean air, seaside climate and perfect location are conducive to taking up new challenges and setting ambitious goals. It is the happiest city in Poland that is not afraid to make its dreams come true. The rich tourist offer makes Gdynia a place where one cannot get bored and every day is treated as a great adventure.
Gdynia Sports Centre carries out one of the most important missions of every modern city - creates conditions for the development of sports activities of Gdynia residents: expands the city infrastructure, conducts free recreational activities that can be used by everyone, regardless of age or skills, implements projects that activate residents, organizes sports events for both amateurs and professionals, constantly popularizes the sport face of Gdynia - in Poland and around the world.
VOLVO CARS POLAND - TITLE PARTNER
Volvo Cars was established in 1927. For over 90 years, we have focused on improving safety. We introduced three-point seat belts into series production in 1959, and then passed this patent free of charge to other car manufacturers, saving more than a million lives. Sailing is also an important field of our activity. Every fan knows the Volvo Ocean Race. And in Poland? Volvo Gdynia Sailing Days, which we support for the ninth time.
ORANGE POLSKA - TECHNOLOGICAL PARTNER
Orange Polska is the leading telecom in Poland. It has the biggest infrastructure in the country, enabling the company to provide services based on cutting-edge technologies, including gigabit fiber optic internet and 4G LTE network. Orange provides mobile services to 15.5 million customers, and broadband internet to over 2.6 million customers. Its fiber network reaches 40% of all Polish households. Orange Polska runs its own R&D activity and is a provider of comprehensive IoT, ICT and cyber security solutions.
GHELAMCO POLAND - SPONSOR
Ghelamco is the leader of the commercial property market in Poland and a pioneer in innovations, public space design, smart buildings and sustainable construction. The company has established its position on the Polish market by providing over 1 million m2 of top-class office, residential, commercial and warehouse space. As a visionary in the industry, for years it has been consistently implementing pioneering projects of innovative, technologically advanced buildings and sets directions for the development of the real estate market in Poland.
PORT OF GDYNIA AUTHORITY (PORT OF GDYNIA) - PARTNER
The Port of Gdynia is a modern universal port, one of the leaders of cargo handling in the Baltic Sea basin. The location on the southern coast of the Baltic Sea makes the Port of Gdynia an important link in the Baltic-Adriatic corridor in the Trans-European Transport Network TEN-T. The Port of Gdynia is a recognized brand of an intra-European logistics centre specializing in the handling of general cargo, mainly unitised, transported in containers and in the ro-ro system. The Port of Gdynia serves both passenger ferry connections and annually hosts large passenger cruise ships. It is also the home port of many great sailing ships, it was in the Port of Gdynia that the rally of the world's largest sailing ships took place, a parade on the waters of the Gulf of Gdańsk and the start of the Tall Ship Races. The dynamic development of the maritime transport services market made the Port of Gdynia Authority S.A. decide to build the Outer Port, increasing the port area by 151 ha and the transhipment capacity by 2.5 million TEU #PortGdyniaPortem Żaglowców.
ERGO HESTIA - PARTNER
ERGO Hestia Group is a pioneer of the most innovative solutions in the insurance sector. The operator of the marina is Dalmor Property Management from the PHN Group. For almost 30 years, it has been a credible and reliable partner offering the highest quality products and services. Annually, it provides protection to over 3 million individual customers as well as several hundred thousand companies and enterprises. Sopot Insurance Company ERGO Hestia was established in 1991 and developed into the largest insurance company among those established in the conditions of a free market economy in Poland.
MARINA YACHT PART - PARTNER
Marina Yacht Park is a modern yacht marina, which from this sailing season makes the Polish Baltic coast more attractive. The site is equipped with functional facilities tailored to the needs of the most demanding sailors, and a modern management and booking system make Marina Yacht Park an ideal place prepared to accommodate vessels from Poland and abroad, as well as friendly to permanent shipowners.
LTD DRUG MANUFACTURING PLANT - PARTNER
The Ziaja brand was established in 1989 by pharmacists Aleksandra and Zenon Ziaja. The company's activity is the production of pharmaceuticals and high-quality care cosmetics, based on pharmaceutical experience and inspired by the harsh seaside climate. For over 30 years, the brand has achieved the position of one of the best cosmetic companies in Poland. Face, body and hair care – in each category it ranks among the leaders of the Polish cosmetics market. The latest offer of the company is the Baltic Home Spa fit series. The image of the series alludes to rest and relaxation in the Baltic resorts that you can enjoy at home. Baltic Home Spa fit is a line of cosmetics that will help prepare the body for training and provide perfect care after a physical activity and refreshment thanks to the mango aroma.
KUBOTA WEAR - PARTNER
Kubota is a cult brand that produces flip-flops loved by millions of Poles. The enormous popularity of "Kubota" meant that the brand has been a symbol of the Polish 1990s for over 25 years. After the reactivation of the brand in 2018, the cultic Kubota Rzep flip-flops were restored to the offer. The introduction of completely new models of sports and casual flip-flops, as well as thongs flip-flops, is the beginning of a completely new chapter in the history of the brand. However, Kubota is not only about flip-flops! Currently, the assortment also includes a wide range of socks, caps and other accessories. For all sports enthusiasts, the Partner has prepared the VGSD15 discount code to be used on Kubota products in the online store.
CLICKMEETING - PARTNER
ClickMeeting – helps you run online. ClickMeeting is a platform for remote work, collaboration, conducting classes, presentations, and contact with clients. It is based on a web browser - you do not need to install and configure anything. The user interface includes tools and features that increase engagement in online meetings while being effective. Thanks to the platform, you can organize, among others: webinars, large-scale events, online courses and training, marketing and sales presentations, business meetings.
LABORATOIRES CEETAL - PARTNER
Laboratoires Ceetal is a company that since 1962 has been producing and selling chemical solutions for cleaning and disinfecting, removing unpleasant odours, personal hygiene, maintaining cleanliness and technical efficiency. Ceetal offers over 200 chemical specifics for professional use in agriculture, industry, food industry as well as in maintaining hygiene and cleanliness of public places. The quality of the offered products is ensured by the ISO 9001 and 14001 certificates.
THE FOUNDATION OF THE INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCY - PARTNER
The Foundation of the Industrial Development Agency was established in 2019. The establishment of the Foundation influenced the extension of the scope of its Founder - The Industrial Development Agency S.A. Concern for science and education, culture and tradition, as well as sport and health – these are the areas of the Foundation's activities. We support orphanages, disabled people, hospitals, medical facilities, institutions and initiatives operating for public benefit. The social objective and ethical principles are the guiding values of the Foundation's day-to-day work. Its purpose is to help those most in need, raising awareness of their fate, activate and support the development of local communities.
KINDER JOY OF MOVING - PARTNER
Kinder Joy of moving is a corporate social responsibility programme that Ferrero currently runs in over 30 countries around the world. At the heart of the programme is the belief that by making it easier for children and young people to access physical activity, we inspire them to join the culture of movement, and thus believe that they will become active adults in the future. In Poland, Kinder Joy of Moving has been in operation since 2007, and the accompanying slogan – Joy of Moving – reveals its formula, which is based on the sincere and natural joy of being active! It is worth noting that the Kinder Joy of moving events take place in all regions of Poland, and participation in them is completely free of charge!
PHD. KRZYSZTOF ZAWALSKI NATIONAL SAILING CENTRE OF ACADEMY OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORT IN GDAŃSK - GÓRKI ZACHODNIE - PARTNER
National Sailing Centre of Academy of Physical Education And Sport is a multifunctional, satellite facility of the Academy of Physical Education and Sport in Gdańsk, which includes a modern hydrotechnical infrastructure - a marina for approx. 100 vessels with the necessary facilities. A comprehensive building with sports, accommodation and conference facilities, serving educational, sports and business purposes. National Sailing Centre of the Academy of Physical Education and Sport has a number of sports and recreational equipment, providing educational and training facilities as well as a charter fleet.
POMERANIAN SAILING ASSOCIATION - PATRON
Pomeranian Sailing Association is 55 years of history, 50 sailing clubs and over 3,000 sailors from all over the Pomeranian Voivodeship. Polish sailing was born in Pomerania, the most famous sailing projects started here and the most important events still take place. The Pomeranian Sailing Association organizes, supports and patrons dozens of initiatives every year –from training, through sport, to promotion. Thanks to this, it has become a widely recognized brand.
YACHT CLUB STAL - PARTNER
Yacht Club Stal was founded in 1946. Since the establishment, it has been involved in sailing training of children and youth. The club's sailors won many Polish championship titles and participated in the Olympics. Such names as Zygfryd Perlicki, Lech Poklewski, Józef Zajkowski went down in the history of Polish sailing. In 1973, the club yacht Copernicus participated in the first around-the-world regatta, as well as on the occasion of the 45 Volvo Ocean Race, it took part in the race of legends. Currently, it is: a sailing school that trains children on the Optimists and young people on the Lasers and Omegas, a regatta section where girls and boys occupy the leading places in the Optimist class regatta, a 505 class section, where the leading competitors in Poland take part, seagoing yachts that participate in regattas and cruises.
"ARKA" MUNICIPAL SAILING CLUB - PARTNER
“ARKA” Municipal Sailing Club in Gdynia, for many years has been developing a passion for sailing in children and young people. We train children from an early age through practical and theoretical classes as well as during summer camps and sailing camps. Trainings for the youngest children are held in Gdynia. We organize sailing camps and training camps for older children and teenagers in Gdynia, Poland and Spain. We conduct training on three different boats - Optimist, Open SKIFF and Laser.
MINISTRY OF SPORT - PATRON
Ministry of Sport is a government administration office headed by the minister responsible for sport. The main tasks of the ministry include the development of general and competitive sport and supervision over all sports associations. The Ministry of Sport coordinates works related to counteracting negative phenomena in sport and conducts extensive research and analytical activities in the field of sport in order to optimize the policy pursued, and thus to prepare the best-suited strategy in the field of sport.
MINISTRY OF MARINE ECONOMY AND INLAND NAVIGATION - PATRON
Ministry of Marine Economy and Inland Navigation is a government administration office supporting the minister responsible for four departments of government administration: maritime economy, water management, fisheries and inland navigation. The main areas of activity of the ministries are: reconstruction of the shipbuilding industry and revitalization of the shipbuilding industry, development and expansion of ports, restoration of navigation on rivers, development and support of fisheries, rational water management, and the existence of strong maritime education centres.
THE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OF THE POMERANIAN VOIVODESHIP - HONORARY PATRONAGE OF THE MARSHAL OF THE POMERANIAN VOIVODESHIP
Mieczysław Struk, Marshal of the Pomeranian Voivodeship, who is the chairman of the board of the voivodeship, i.e. the executive body, has taken the Honorary Patronage. The Marshal is elected by the Regional Council of Voivodeship, which is another local government body. Members of the Regional Council, i.e. councillors, are elected by the inhabitants every 5 years. The main task and goal of the Local Government of the Pomeranian Voivodeship is to define the voivodeship development strategy and to conduct the region's development policy. The Local Government of the Pomeranian Voivodeship, among others, takes care of provincial roads, runs cultural institutions, and organizes the work of provincial hospitals. In Gdynia, such institutions include Danuta Baduszkowa Musical Theatre, St. Vincent's and Paulo Hospital and the Polish Red Cross Maritime Hospital.