Canada Soccer announces Toyota Canada as its newest primary partner
Posted on 13 June 2017 in Sponsors & Partnerships
Canada Soccer is pleased to announce Toyota Canada as its Official Mobility Partner and Official Vehicle. Toyota is planning to help encourage and enable more Canadians to experience the joy and excitement of participation in sport. As a Canada Soccer primary partner, the company will support Canadian soccer from the National Teams to the community grassroots level.
“The support of Canada Soccer by corporate partners like Toyota allows us to provide leadership for the Canadian soccer community, and to achieve our collective objectives to grow and develop the world’s game in Canada,” said Peter Montopoli, Canada Soccer General Secretary. “Canada Soccer is excited about the potential of this partnership and its ability to contribute positively to the Canadian soccer community.”
Toyota Canada will support all 12 of Canada Soccer’s National Teams, including the Senior Men’s and Women’s National Teams and Canadian Para Soccer Teams. Toyota will also become the Title Sponsor for the Toyota National Championships which include the U-15, U-17, and Senior National Championships, and will be a primary partner of the Canadian Championship. The partnership will see Toyota contribute to Canada Soccer’s ongoing grassroots development efforts to grow the game from coast to coast through Active Start Soccer Festivals. Through this new partnership, Toyota is also eager to help encourage and enable more Canadians to participate in sport.
“Sports inspire people to overcome barriers and to get moving,” said Cyril Dimitris, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Toyota Canada Inc. “Becoming the Official Mobility Sponsor of Canada Soccer is part of Toyota’s vision of an inclusive society in which all people can participate.”
About Toyota Canada Inc.
Toyota Canada Inc. (TCI) is the exclusive Canadian distributor of Toyota and Lexus vehicles. Toyota has sold over 5 million vehicles in Canada through a national network of 287 Toyota and Lexus dealerships. Toyota is dedicated to bringing safety, quality, dependability and reliability in the vehicles Canadians drive and the service they receive. TCI’s head office is located in Toronto, with regional offices in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax and parts distribution centres in Toronto and Vancouver. Toyota operates two manufacturing facilities in Canada. Having produced more than seven million vehicles, popular Canadian models built at these facilities include Toyota RAV4, Toyota Corolla, Lexus RX 350 and RX 450h hybrid. For more information on Toyota and Toyota products, please visit: www.toyota.ca.
About Canada Soccer
Canada Soccer, in partnership with its membership and its partners, provides leadership in the pursuit of excellence in soccer, both at the national and international levels. Canada Soccer not only strives to lead Canada to victory, but also encourages Canadians to a life-long passion for soccer. For more details on Canada Soccer, visit the official website at www.canadasoccer.com.