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What is the Summit Club Adventure Sponsorship Program?


At Kathmandu, we aim to inspire and equip the adventurer in all of us.

By providing you with Kathmandu gear  from clothes and shoes right through to bags and accessories  an Adventure Sponsorship helps you to challenge yourself to an outdoor adventure or project that has a positive impact. 

How do I get involved?

 It's easy. Become a Summit Club Member and then:

Apply for Adventure Sponsorship

What adventures do we sponsor?

We can provide you with clothing & equipment to make a positive impact for people or the planet. Are you planning...

Woman hiking in Asia

An inspirational outdoor adventure?

Three people try to push car out of mud

A culturally engaging project around travel and adventure?

Vietnamese child standing on boat and smiling

A resourceful education initiative to help lift up communities?

Man climbing a mountain

An outcome-oriented endeavour with a focus on conservation?


When can I apply?

We offer adventure sponsorship opportunities each quarter. Take a look at which time period suits your planned adventure:

Summer 2019/20

Adventure start date  

Feb 1 to Apr 30

Application deadline

October 25 (2019)

Recipients announced

November (2019)

Autumn 2020

Adventure start date

May 1 to July 31 

Application deadline

February 25

Recipients announced

March

Winter 2020

Adventure start date 

Aug 1 to Oct 31 

Application deadline

April 25 

Recipients announced

May 

Spring 2020

Adventure start date

Nov 1 (2020) to Jan 31 (2021)

Application deadline

July 25 

Recipients announced

August 

I'm interested. What else do I need to know?

At Kathmandu, we're committed to inspiring and equipping people through education, personal growth, and development to help them discover their full potential. 

In collaboration with our partners and Summit Club members, we’re on a mission to empower our community to positively impact 100,000 lives in the next five years through adventure and education. Since 2014, more than 300 winners have benefited from an Adventure Sponsorship.

Learn more about our 2025 Best for the World goals or check out our Summit Club Member Stories, highlighting the epic adventures we've sponsored. 


Apply for Adventure Sponsorship

Please note: The Summit Club Adventure Sponsorship Program does not offer monetary support or products for auctions, raffles, or giveaways related to fundraising activities. 


Check out member stories below...