Knights Basketball is a community basketball club based in and around the London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames. Established in 2009, we have grown rapidly to deliver one of the largest and most successful junior development programmes in the country:

  • Over 2000 participants in basketball and wheelchair basketball aged 3 to 55 
  • 80 weekly sessions in 45 schools (primary and secondary)
  • 250 players in 20 teams (15 male/5 female) from under-9 to Senior competing at regional/national levels
  • 25+ players representing Surrey County/South-East England/England
  • 12 Coaches (8 full-time, 4 part-time) supported by 25+ junior leaders
  • Both local and global partners including Under-Armour, St Mary’s University, Richmond Borough Sports Development, Richmond School Sports Partnership
  • Fully developed and pro-active website and social media
  • Marketing exposure to over 30,000 families across SW London and North Surrey
  • Our players and families are ambassadors of our core values: To INSPIRE, DEVELOP, and SUCCEED

 

Sponsorship Opportunities

  • We offer formal sponsorship packages at three levels​:
  1. Camelot (Prime Sponsor)
  2. King Arthur (an area of the club)
  3. Excalibur (an individual team/activity within the club)

  • Single or multi-year (discounted) sponsorship available within all areas of our programme.
  • Sponsors receive brand positioning on all print and digital communication material relating to their sponsorship area/level. This material is delivered directly to our expanding community on a regular basis
  • Signage and branded clothing options available.
  • Our dynamic range of activities allows us to tailor a sponsorship offering that best suits your business, your brand and your marketing goals – we are open to new and creative sponsorship ideas
  • We value our sponsors and partnerships highly and work to maintain and grow our relationships and their success

 

Sponsor Benefits 

  • Partnering with an established sports organisation that is intrinsically connected to  the local community (schools, colleges, university, and families)
  • Brand exposure both broadly to the greater Richmond community and specifically to your defined consumers
  • Direct not-for-profit support (select sponsorships)
  • Expanded customer base
  • Targeted marketing:  children, teenagers, young adults, adults/parents, sports/health and lifestyle enthusiasts
  • Goodwill for your business within the community
  • VIP access to games and events

 

Contact Information

 

Please contact one of the following if you would like further information or you would like to discuss sponsorship opportunities:

 

Phil Sheldon

James Merchant

  • 0208 797 0477
  • JamesM@KnightsBasketball.co.uk