Zurich Insurance sponsors Wexford GAA

Zurich Insurance in Ireland is the main sponsor for Wexford GAA. The sponsorship deal will run for an initial four-year period year from 2020 and will provide support to Wexford GAA in the coming years and will further embed Zurich in the local sporting community.

Sporting community

GAA is at the heart of local communities across Wexford. Zurich has grown its presence in Wexford since 2008 and employs over 230 people in the county and has demonstrated a strong commitment to the local community. Zurich employees at all levels of the business have a strong engagement in grassroots GAA and this new partnership will further strengthen Zurich’s involvement in the GAA across the county.

Values & ethos

Zurich is incredibly proud to sign as headline sponsor of Wexford GAA. The sponsorship is a true reflection of our values as a long-standing proud member of the Wexford business community and is consistent with Zurich’s long-term association with sport in Ireland.

Driving support for GAA

Wexford GAA comprises of 49 clubs around the county with a strong dual code focus. It established a Commercial Steering Group in 2017 to improve fundraising capacity and structures in order to provide the best possible support to teams at all levels.

Local initiatives

Wexford GAA has rolled out a range of initiatives to support clubs at all levels. Games Promotion Officers have been appointed to more than half of the clubs, structured training programmes take place among the underage squads and an annual health and wellbeing week was launched.