A huge thank you to the amazing sponsors who are sharing the journey and without whose support this journey would not be possible. On behalf of the oceans of the world we would like to express our gratitude for your generosity.

If you are interested in understanding more about our sponsorship packages and being part of something incredible please click the ‘join the journey’ button below.

Our Sponsors

Gold partner: Totalmobile

With our mobile working solutions, unlock increased workforce capacity, cost savings, improved compliance and drive consistency throughout service delivery. www.totalmobile.co.uk

Silver partner: Cloudbreak Yacht

A 75.28m expedition yacht, CLOUDBREAK was designed for extreme exploration. Custom-built for an owner with a passion for the great outdoors, she is named after a legendary surfing reef in the South Pacific. Built by German shipyard Abeking & Rasmussen in 2016, CLOUDBREAK has been managed by SuperYachtsMonaco from construction to charter. The ideal luxury yacht for modern explorers, she is fully equipped for epic adventures in the most remote destinations on the planet.

Equipment partner: BaxterStorey

BaxterStorey are the UK’s leading independent hospitality provider. We offer great food using the best local produce prepared by our passionate chefs. baxterstorey.com

Equipment, oars and race day sponsor: Southampton Freight Services Ltd

Founded in 1998 as a family business, Southampton Freight Services Ltd today remains a fully independent, family run freight forwarder and logistics provider, offering global services by air, sea, road and international courier. They are a fantastic company who are supporting The Ocean5 and can’t wait to be part of this amazing adventure for a great cause. www.sotonfreight.co.uk

Supplier of totes, bags and accessories which suit the eco-conscious end-user. The home of ‘Bags for Life’ with uncompromised quality, value and design.

Equipment sponsor: Henwood Court

Chartered Financial Planners, focused on helping individuals and their families to achieve their life ambitions. www.henwoodcourt.co.uk

iCaaS is the UK’s #1 innovative GDPR management software solution and provides simple, easy to use software which helps businesses achieve, manage and maintain full GDPR compliance. www.myicaas.com


ITS connects you to more. Our full fibre and hybrid networks provide high speed, gigabit capable connectivity for businesses, communities and partners. www.itstechnologygroup.com

We are a dedicated yachting service provider; we don’t manage, sell or charter superyachts. We strive to deliver smart, reliable, transparent solutions to superyachts. Our offices can provide expert local knowledge in each port customising each client’s approach, looking after their entire trip; from pre-arrival and arrival to departure formalities, drawing upon the insight and capabilities that come from our unique global presence.

“We decided to sponsor the OCEAN5 team because we support the good causes, and this is definitely one! It is high time we must realize the harmful effects of plastic pollution in the environment and in the oceans (the environment we operate in) and contribute our bit towards bringing it down.”, Francesca Fenucci, head of Marketing and Communications at BWA Yachting. www.bwayachting.com

Drawing on decades of successful business experience, we prioritize support for the people accelerating ideas that work in four issue areas: Strengths-based youth development through The Hive. Animal welfare through Life of Riley. Revitalizing our nation’s water systems through Delta. Learning innovations through ember.

Leader since 1979 in sailing sportswear. Specialised clothing for super yacht crew. High quality & Designed to perform. slamuk.com

We are a Swedish company that has made lifejackets since 1977. For more than 30 years we have kept to the philosophy that it is impossible to compromise quality and functionality, and this philosophy has made us the largest manufacturer in Europe with distributors in over 50 countries. As market leader, we are the company leading development. This we do. Regarding function and design we are the leaders. www.baltic.se

Gympro is a new and exciting sports apparel company with a  clear vision: To personify physical, emotional and mental health by enriching the human experience. Release the Athlete Within www.gymproapparel.com/

Base Camp Food has the widest range of lightweight expedition meals in the UK, all with free delivery. You won’t find a better choice of freeze dried meals and expedition food. Our rowers will enjoy their REAL Turmat meals during their challenge www.basecampfood.com

VYKA is a Birmingham based SME specialising in the creation of digital tools and compelling television. We service the learning, cultural, heritage and communities sectors. www.vyka.co.uk

Race day sponsor: Marsh Fuels

Established in 1902 in Newbury, Berkshire, Marsh Fuels is a family business run on the simple philosophy of providing traditional customer service with traditional values. www.marshfuels.co.uk

Race day sponsor: Chris White and Terence Reis of The DIRE STRAITS EXPERIENCE.

Bringing back to life, the music of one of the most creative and unique bands in rock music.  www.direstraitsexperience.com

Race day sponsor: Smurfit Kappa

Smurfit Kappa is a FTSE 100 company and one of the leading providers of paper-based packaging in the world, with operations in over 30 countries. www.smurfitkappa.com

Race day sponsor: Lankelma

Lankelma is a leading company in the field of Cone Penetration Testing (CPT), site investigation and engineering consultancy for construction projects on both a national and international scale. They are fully behind The Ocean5 and their mission. http://www.lankelma.co.uk

Race day sponsor: Rowan

People Powered Growth

We are THE answer for SME’s and their stakeholders when searching for and assessing leadership talent to drive performance. rowangroup.uk.com

RXBARs are protein bars made with real ingredients. Just real food that tastes good and is good for you. Each delicious bar packs 12g of protein and 5g of fiber in just under 220 calories. www.rxbar.com

DNSM Limited: World leaders in Superyacht navigation. www.dsnmltd.com


Sponsors for the team will allow us to cover the costs of necessary equipment and entry fees to compete in the challenge. Put simply, without your support we cannot make this dream a reality. Our objective is to involve sponsors and contribute £250,000 to the Plastic Soup Foundation. 

The Plastic Soup Foundation are leading the fight against plastic pollution directly at source by preventing it entering the environment and the ocean. Today there is 393 million tons of plastic in the ocean, 99 % of which is hidden below the surface as the “plastic soup”.