In his new book Get Sponsored: A Funding Guide for Explorers, Adventurers, and Would-Be World Travelers emphasizes on how to secure different sponsors to fund your extreme adventure and endurance endeavors.
Get sponsored: A funding Guide for Explorers, Adventurers, and would-be World Travelers
Each month there are hundreds upon hundreds of people engaged in raising money to go on adventurous trips of world class level. From Earth’s highest peak Mt. Everest to southernmost continent Antarctica, people head for all kinds of adventurous destinations.
But how do people raise that much money to pay for their travel expenses? It is indeed a mind-boggler but you don’t need to worry anymore as this book provides you a chance to fulfill your dream by raising money for your travels. Jeff Blumenfeld’s “Get sponsored: A funding Guide for Explorers, Adventurers, and would-be World Travelers” reveals all the techniques you will require to raise money and get some sponsors too in the way.
Author Jeff Blumenfeld has worked in adventure marketing and is a specialist when it comes to getting the funds you need to go on that death defying mountain climb. Jeff has represented many top of the line companies such as Land’s End, Orvis, 3M, Coleman and Du Pont.
Furthermore, Jeff Blumenfeld is also the editor of ExpeditionNew.com and a member of The Explorers Club and the Royal Geographical Society. Over the past 40 years, Jeff has actively taken part in various expeditions like dogsled expeditions in the North Pole, travelling across Antarctica, going through the Bering Strait and an amazing 1,152 mile sea voyage alone.
Jeff says, “Is it easy to get someone to pay for your dream trip? No, not at all, but with the right idea and proper advance preparation, it is possible to raise thousands of dollars in cash and in-kind products and services for worthy endurance projects.”
One of the chapters of the book emphasizes where people can get thousands of dollars worth of grants and sponsors such as Rolex, Polartec, National Geographic, W.L. Gore & Associates, and Land Rover. The entire book unravels Jeff’s 40-year old adventure marketing career and how he links major corporations such as The Coleman Company, 3M, Du Pont and Land’s End with different explorers and adventurers from around the globe. Top Reasons to Travel Alone
“Get sponsored: A funding Guide for Explorers, Adventurers, and would-be World Travelers” is the only book out there which intricately explains and goes behind the scenes of iconic, inspiring and historical contemporary adventures. Moreover it also explains in details how anybody who has a dream to encounter something remarkable can fund their own extreme escapades.
After reading the book you’ll realize how it expertly guides you to negotiate with different companies to fund your trips. Jeff also provides great advice different factors influencing your sponsor’s decision, for example how to take photos that will excite your sponsors. The book guides you on how to impress your sponsors and bring them in for the long haul. Jeff also suggests that you to search for adventure schools that can teach you the fundamentals and skills needed to go on extended adventures…Antarctica Cruise Tips