West Marine, a national sponsor of The Leukemia Cup Regatta since 1996, is the largest omni-channel specialty retailer exclusively offering boating gear, apparel, footwear and other waterlife related products. Founded in 1968 by a sailor, West Marine has over 270 stores located in 38 states, Puerto Rico and Canada and an eCommerce website reaching domestic and international customers.
West Marine's support includes the donation of gift cards and the chance to win a $1,000 shopping spree. Many West Marine store managers and their employee teams also serve as volunteers for Leukemia Cup Regattas in their local communities.
West Marine stores throughout North America teamed up with The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) in September 2016 to raise over $42,000 through a paper sailboat promotion to fund LLS's mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma and improve the quality of life for patients and their families. West Marine is a long-time national supporter of LLS's Leukemia Cup Regatta series.
For more information on West Marine, Inc. its products and store locations, visit www.westmarine.com or call 1-800-BOATING (1-800-262-8464). To learn how a portion of your online West Marine purchases can benefit The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, visit www.westmarine.com/lls.