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An Invitation to Sponsor the 2025 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships

The Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage (NSAA) has been selected to host the 2025 United States (U.S.)Cross Country Ski Championships. The competitions are scheduled for January 2-7, 2025.

The U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships is a prestigious event affiliated with the United States Ski and Snowboard. This national event brings together the country’s best junior and senior athletes. More than 400 of the country’s top skiers bring years of dedication and training to the start line as they strive to fulfill their dreams. The event selects teams such as the United States World Junior Team and the 2025 World Championships Team. Hundreds of spectators from across the state and country will line the trails at Kincaid Park. Local and national media focus on the finish line, which will bring attention to our sponsors.

Become part of an event demonstrating the best human character, the goal to excel, and the spirit of competition. The U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships will showcase our nation’s top athletes, the fabulous facilities at Kincaid Park, and Anchorage as a magnificent winter visitor destination. Hundreds of local volunteers, two years of planning, and strong support from generous financial partners guarantee that the 2025 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships will be the best ever.

As hosts of the 2025 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships, the Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage is asking sponsors to join us in hosting an event that honors the dedication of the athletes, their families, coaches, and our community. Together with our co-host, the Municipality of Anchorage, our seasoned volunteers’ expertise, and our community’s investment and energy, NSAA will bring this event to life.

Please join us in hosting this exciting event. Become a Sponsor.

Sponsorship Lasting Benefits

Community Spirit

In January 2025, Anchorage will be the center of the national cross-country skiing community when the U.S. Cross Country Ski Championship comes to Kincaid Park. Hundreds of volunteers will contribute their time and talents to make this event a memorable experience for spectators and participants, and Anchorage’s community spirit will shine bright.

Tourism Showcase

The U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships attract significant media attention locally, statewide, and nationally. Ski enthusiasts from all over the United States will be following events on live web-casts with real-time results on the internet. This will allow us to showcase our city and world-class facilities as a desirable winter and convention destination for thousands of people. Results at the 2025 U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships will be used as part of athlete selection criteria representing the United States on the 2025 World Championship Team.

Economic Spin-Off

Based on estimates from the Anchorage Convention and Visitor Bureau, the economic impact of the event, its participants, their families, and supporters are projected to exceed $1,200,000, stimulating local lodging, airlines, transportation services, restaurants, gift shops, galleries, retailers, recreation, and entertainment businesses.

Lasting Legacy

Upgrades needed to stage a competition of this level will remain in the community and be used by the thousands of Alaskans who compete at the local, regional, national, and international levels. This event will act as a catalyst to bring future national and international competitions in Alaska.

Cash Contributions/Sponsorship

Cash contributions will provide most of the funding needed for the U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships. All cash contribution levels are gratefully accepted.

Sponsorship Levels

Crowds at the 2018 US Nationals at Kincaid Park

Gold Sponsor

$10,000

Silver Sponsor

$5,000

Bronze Sponsor

$2,500

Friends of U.S. Champs

$1,000 – $2,499

Supporters of U.S. Champs

$500 – $999

Underwriting Opportunities

Show your commitment

Leverage your support with these limited underwriting opportunities. Choose one of these highly visible ways to show your commitment to the athletes and our community.

  • Race Sponsorship – $5,000 per race – 4 races open to one title sponsor each
  • Timing Building – $7,500 – Exclusive to one sponsor
  • Waxing Village – $2,500 – Exclusive to one sponsor
  • Spectator Information Booth – $2,500 – Exclusive to one sponsor

In-Kind Donations

Goods and Services Services

Providing goods and services is ideal for contributing to a great community event while attracting attention to your services or products. Many items and services will be needed to make this event successful. The value of your donation will gain your organization recognition, as detailed in our Sponsor Recognition Package.
Here are some of the many items we will need…

  • Telecommunications & IT (webcam)
  • Copy Machine Loan
  • Printing Services
  • Advertising
  • Lodging
  • Transportation
  • Entertainment
  • Food and Refreshments
  • Gift Items for Athletes
  • Signage/Banners
  • Video Production
  • Wax Trailer Rental
  • Reception Facilities
  • Communications (radio rental)
  • Port-a-John Rental
  • Volunteer Refreshments
  • Building Materials
  • Snow Hauling

Please join us in showcasing Anchorage at its best!

Let’s discuss these opportunities, please contact:
Kikkan Randall, Executive Director & Chief of Partnerships
kikkan@anchoragenordicski.com  •  907.992.0108