SLAM will be the official clothing partner of the 34th edition of the Medemblik Regatta in 2018. With SLAM as a partner, the Medemblik Regatta is connected with a strong international brand. During the Regatta the crew wears SLAM clothing and the class leaders will be sailing with SLAM bibs.
DutchMint is the Dutch distributor of SLAM, by partnering up with the Medemblik Regatta they want to strengthen the position of SLAM in the Netherlands. Jeroen van Stijn, DutchMint director: “We’ve worked hard to position SLAM in our Dutch dealer network. The next logical step is to make the brand known to sailors and watersport enthusiasts. SLAM has always been progressive in their product development and design. The Medemblik Regatta is an international event for top class sailors and known for it’s organization skills and innovation. Thats why it seems a logical choice.”
DutchMint is also distributor of the nautical brands Ocean Rodeo, Rooster and TBS. Ocean Rodeo is a Canadian watersport brand specialized in kitesurf gear and drysuits for sailors. Rooster has a strong skiff collection, they also specialize in technical wear for women and kids. TBS is a nautical lifestyle brand from France with a distinctive collection boat shoes.
The organization is looking forward to the collaboration with SLAM. Spokesmen Joost Brouwer: “We’re happy to have SLAM as our official clothing partner and are looking forward to a collaboration that we hope to strengthen in the coming years.”