Send out gay speed skater Blake Skjellerup to the World Cup and Olympics

Speed skater Blake Skjellerup aims to be the first out gay male to ever compete in the Winter Olympics, and to do it in Russia. Your support can get him there!
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$29,357USD
raised of $15,000 goal
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This campaign started on Aug 26 and closed on October 25, 2013 (11:59pm PT).
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Campaign Closed
This campaign ended on October 25, 2013
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  • $10USD
    Featured
    Big Thank You!

    A message of thanks on the Web sites and Facebook pages of Outsports and You Can Play. Thank you for supporting this out LGBT Olympian!

    76 claimed

  • $25USD
    Big Thank You from Blake!

    A message of thanks from Blake on his Web site, blakeskjellerup.com. Plus, the Thank You above.

    78 claimed

  • $50USD
    Out/Advocate Subscript. & thx

    Personal message of thanks from Blake on his Twitter feed and Facebook page AND a one-year subscription to Out magazine and the Advocate, thanks to Here Media! Plus, the Thank You's above.

    58 claimed

  • $100USD
    Personal Postcard from Blake

    Personal, hand-signed postcard with note of thanks from Blake. Plus, the Thank you's and subscription above.

    Estimated delivery: March 2014

    62 out of 100 claimed

  • $200USD
    Postcard sent from Olympics

    Above personal postcard is mailed from the Olympic Village in Sochi.* Plus, the Thank you's and subscription above. *Assumes qualification for the Olympic Games. If not, then personal postcard mailed from training center in Calgary or home in New Zealand.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    22 out of 75 claimed

  • $300USD
    Personal "thank you" photo

    Digital photo of Blake holding a personal message of thanks. Perfect for your Facebook cover photo! Plus, the Thank you's, subscription & Sochi post card above.

    Estimated delivery: January 2014

    7 out of 20 claimed

  • $400USD
    Thanks photo from Olympics

    Photo above taken at the Sochi Winter Olympics.* Plus, the Thank you's, subscription & Sochi post card above. *Assumes qualification for Winter Olympics. If not, then photo taken from World Cups.

    Estimated delivery: February 2014

    2 out of 20 claimed

  • $500USD
    Signed photo & StandUp mag

    Signed 8”X11” photo of Blake from Gay Times photo shoot AND a free one-year subscription to StandUp magazine! Plus, the Thank you's, subscription, Sochi post card and Sochi photo above.

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    2 out of 10 claimed

  • $750USD
    Signed T-shirt

    A signed Olympic T-shirt from Blake. Plus, the Thank you's, subscriptions, Sochi post card, Sochi photo and signed photo above.

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    1 out of 10 claimed

  • $1,000USD
    Personal Skype Chat w/ Blake

    Personal one-on-one video Skype chat with Blake! He'll share Olympic stories, plus answer your questions. Plus, the Thank You's, subscriptions, Sochi post card, photos and T-shirt above.

    Estimated delivery: April 2014

    1 out of 10 claimed

  • $5,000USD
    Sponsor

    Logo of your company or organization on Blake’s racing uniform at the four World Cup events and the World Cup events next March. Plus, all of the extras listed above the "sponsor" levels.

    0 out of 4 claimed

  • $10,000USD
    Elite Sponsor

    Large logo of your company or organization on Blake's uniform at the four World Cup events and the World Cup events next March. Plus, all of the extras listed above the "sponsor" levels.

    0 out of 2 claimed

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