WCF Partners

Official WCF Partners

Aeroflot

Aeroflot is Russia’s flagship carrier and one of the largest airline groups in Europe. In 2013, its 90th anniversary year, Aeroflot carried 20.9 million passengers (31.4 million passengers as Aeroflot Group including subsidiaries), a record for any Russian airline. A proud member of the SkyTeam global airline alliance, Aeroflot and its partners serve 1,052 destinations in 177 countries worldwide. Aeroflot operates the youngest fleet in the world among major airlines, numbering 154 Airbus, Boeing and Sukhoi airliners. Aeroflot is among the global leaders in aviation safety. The company’s European Community Safety Assessment of Foreign Aircraft (SAFA) Index, which is the main globally recognized safety parameter, is comparable to global peers. The first Russian carrier to enter the IATA Operational Safety Audit (IOSA) register, renewing its registration for the fifth time in 2013, Aeroflot has successfully passed the IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) and is fully ISO 9001:2008, ISO 14001:2004 compliant. In 2014 Aeroflot was named by SKYTRAX as the Best Airline in Eastern Europe for the third time. www.aeroflot.com.

The Ford Motor Company of Canada

Ford Motor Company of Canada has a long history as unique as Canada itself with the first cars being produced in 1904. The company began its involvement with the sport of curling in 1995 as title sponsor of the World Curling Championships in Brandon, Manitoba.
www.ford.ca

Sponsored Events
Ford World Women's Curling Championship 2014
Ford World Men's Curling Championship 2013
Ford World Women's Curling Championship 2012
Ford World Men's Curling Championship 2011
Ford World Women's Curling Championship 2010

Le Gruyère AOP Switzerland

Le Gruyère AOP Switzerland is proud to be involved in Curling, a sport which requires precision and respect of time-honoured tradition and rules. It is exactly what a Gruyère AOP cheese maker does each day of the year to bring a Gruyère AOC wheel to maturity. Apart from curling, Le Gruyère AOP Switzerland’s collaboration with winter sport also includes the FIS Alpine Ski races in Adelboden and St. Moritz.
www.gruyere.com

Sponsored Events
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2014
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2013
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2012
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2010
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2009

Titlis Glacier Mountain

Engelberg – Titlis is the largest ski – and snowboard destination in Central Switzerland, with 82 km of slopes, five cross – country ski runs, a 3.5 km long sledge ride, snow shoe trails and winter hiking possibilities. The longest downhill is over 12 km with a vertical drop of 2,000m.

In 2009, Titlis Cableways, Hotels and Restaurants, an integrated tourism company in Switzerland managing the destination of Titlis Glacier Mountain, and Lucerne Tourism shared the title package for the World Women’s Curling Championship in Gangneung, South Korea.
www.titlis.ch

Sponsored Events
CEP World Men's Curling Championship 2014
Titlis Glacier Mountain World Women's Curling Championship 2013

Lucerne Tourism

The City of Lucerne is situated at the end of Lake Lucerne at 436 meters above sea level and nestled between gently rolling Swiss hills. Lucerne is the capital of the canton of Lucerne and is one
of the most important cities in Central Switzerland.
www.luzern.com

Sponsored Events
CEP World Men's Curling Championship 2014
Titlis Glacier Mountain World Women's Curling Championship 2013

MOUNT10 AG

MOUNT10 AG is the leading Swiss online backup provider. The modular service offering identifies all changes of your computer data in an efficient, automated and highly encrypted process. The data is then transferred via the Internet on a daily basis into the SWISS FORT KNOX – a unique underground data-centre inside the Swiss Alps. MOUNT10 is the ideal backup solution for individuals and companies - from SME’s up to large international enterprises. Integral part of the offering is the constant verification of an uninterrupted, daily backup process.
www.mount10.ch

Sponsored Events
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2014
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2013
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2012
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2011
Le Gruyère European Curling Championships 2010

Official Timekeeper

Edox

Edox’s story began back in 1884 with the founding of its first atelier. Almost 130 years later, Edox’s timepieces are still inspired by tradition and know-how, but also innovative design and technical perfection. Aiming for top positioning within the top three of the Swiss watch brands of the segment, Edox ‘s existence has been studded with success and horological inventions.

Since its beginning, Edox has had a very clear vision of its growth and development thanks to its innovative ideas and ceaseless design research, while at the same time maintaining the classic traditions of watch making know-how. Edox has thus become a benchmark brand in timekeeping for sports competitions. Since 2006, Edox is the official timekeeper of the Class-1 World Powerboat Championships, since 2012 is the official timekeeper of the Dakar Rally and since 2013 is the official timekeeper of the Extreme Sailing Series™. http://www.edox.ch

Official WCF Suppliers

361°

361 Degrees International Limited designs, manufactures and distributes sporting goods in the People’s Republic of China. Its products include athletic footwear, apparel and accessories under the 361° brand name. It has more than 8,000 employees. As of June 2009, the company distributed its products through 3,277 authorised retailers who own and manage 6,055 authorised 361° retail outlets in 31 Provinces. 361 Degrees International Limited is headquartered in Xiamen.
www.361sport.com
http://en.361sport.com/curling.html

Sponsored Events
CEP World Men's Curling Championship 2014
Titlis Glacier Mountain World Women's Curling Championship 2013
World Men's Curling Championship 2012

atom AMPD

Official IT supplier of the World Curling Federation
www.atomampd.com

DB Schenker

DB Schenker is one of the leading globally integrated logistics service providers and handles all of Deutsche Bahn’s transportation and logistics operations. DB Schenker Logistics, with its three business segments Land Transport, Air/Ocean Freight and Contract Logistics/SCM, is one of the world’s leading logistics service providers. The business unit offers land transport, air and ocean freight, as well as comprehensive logistics solutions and global supply chain management from a single source and enjoys top positions in automotive, high-tech, electronics and consumer goods, as well as in trade fair forwarding, special transportation and services for major sporting events.
www.dbschenker.com

Jet Ice

Jet Ice is a Canadian company established in 1979, offering a complete range of products and services for the ice making industry such as ice paints, application packages and custom logo stencils. Jet Ice has worked with a number of winter Olympic sports federations.
www.jetice.com

Equipment Suppliers

Balance Plus

Providing the World with the best curling EQuipment since 1995

www.balanceplus.com

Goldline

Goldline has all the curling equipment that you could ever possibly need. We have curling brushes and delivery sticks, apparel and curling shoes, gloves and mitts. We even have jewelry for the diehard curling fans out there. When you shop with us, you can be sure that you will be well-equipped for your curling competition or casual game, and that the curling equipment you purchase will be of the utmost quality.

www.goldlinecurling.com

Official Media and Marketing Partner

Infront Sports & Media

The Infront group, based in Zug, Switzerland, is the strongest, most experienced marketing agency in the winter sports arena. It represents six of the seven Olympic winter sport federations at international level. The Group is the commercial partner of more than 90% of all national skiing federations hosting FIS Alpine Ski and Nordic World Cup races. It also markets the FIS World Championships. It has a long term partnership with the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) and relationships with the Olympic winter sports of biathlon (IBU), bobsleigh and skeleton (FIBT), curling (WCF) and luge (FIL).
www.infrontsports.com

Official WCF Pin Supplier

The Pin People

Official Pin supplier of the World Curling Federation.
www.thepinpeople.ca