German automotive manufacturer Audi has agreed a deal to become the presenting sponsor of the Four Hills Tournament ski jumping series of events.
The brand is already a second-tier sponsor of the events' organiser and the sport's governing body, the International Ski Federation (FIS), as well as the title sponsor of the Audi FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup and the presenting parter of the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships. The latest deal reaffirms the company's commitment to top-level winter sports.
As part of the deal Audi will recieve extensive advertising at all Four Hills venues - Oberstdorf and Garmisch-Partenkirchen in Germany and Innsbruck and Bischofshofen in Austria - including on advertising boards on the inrun and on jumpers' competition numbers.
The first Four Hills event to be presented by Audi will be the Schattenbergschanze hill in Oberstdorf, Germany, on the 29th December 2015.