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The Te Tau Ihu top-of-the-south region is very fortunate to have strong community support that enables Rainbow to offer winter alpine recreation opportunities for everyone. We benefit from the contributions of businesses, individuals, funding organisations and local bodies who collectively enable this wonderful facility to continue operating.

Rainbow Sports Club is a not for profit organisation that has successfully run Rainbow Ski Area for the last twelve seasons. This has been made possible by the hundred's of volunteer days that are put in every year by contributors from club members to interested tradespeople to companies who share the vision of keeping the Rainbow a sustainable community asset.

There are many businesses who support Rainbow through the provision of services and sponsorship. Take a look at who has helped us out and let everyone know what a great help they have been to making it happen for Rainbow:

Major Sponsors

These organisations have all contributed substantial resources to Rainbow in current or recent years for development projects and to support ongoing operations.

 1Call Limited
 IT services, hardware and support
 Bays Joinery Ltd
 Joinery for Staff accommodation building project
 Canterbury Community Trust
 Funding towards generator, snowmaking and groomer shed projects
 Edridge Contracting  Maintenance and upgrade of access road
 Findlater Construction Ltd
 Earth-moving machinery
 Marlborough District Council
 Community funding
 Mitre 10 Mega Blenheim & Nelson
 Building supplies for building projects
 More FM Nelson & Blenheim
 Radio advertising and more
 Nelson City Council
 Community funding
 Nelson Contracting Ltd
 Construction services for Intermediate platter lift
 NetMaestro Ltd
 Web design and hosting services
 Power Signs Ltd
 Signage for the ski area and club projects
 Recco AB
 Recco rescue system
 Tasman District Council
 Community funding
 Bowater Motors Group
 On-Field Support vehicles

Our recent 2015 Groomer Shed Project Sponsors:

Canterbury Community Trust - provided a grant of $33,000 to kick-start the project.
Design/Delivery - AMK Engineers, Hay & Associates
Foundations/Concrete - Robinson ConstructionSteel and TubeThelin ConstructionIMB ConstructionA1 Concrete PumpingAllied Concrete
Steelwork Scott ConstructionCuddon Ltd.
Timber Materials Nelson ForestsSouth PineFormply NZ.
Carpentry/Trusses/Fixings Gibbons Construction.
Roofing Contour Roofing
Electrical - Callaghan & Martella Electrical
Access and Delivery Lift N Shift & HiReach

Valued Sponsors

These organisations have all contributed specific resources to Rainbow in current or recent years.

Andy Rae Plumbing Ltd
 Plumbing services for Staff Accommodation building project
Oldridge Electrical & Appliance Servicing Ltd
 Electrical services for Staff Accommodation building project
Smiths Painting Contractors Ltd
 Painting services for Staff Accommodation building project
Martella Refrigeration Ltd
 Air conditioning products and services
Printhouse Nelson Ltd  Brochure printing

Many other businesses, organisations and individuals too numerous to name all contribute to the success of Rainbow; and to all of these people we say a big thank you. If you would like to enquire about sponsorship or partnership opportunities with Rainbow please contact the chairperson of the Rainbow Sports Club Inc