About SLAM

2014 - Finsea in Slam
Finsea in Slam
Finsea became a minority shareholder of Slam in 2014, and successively acquired the company. In 2016, a project to relaunch the Slam brand was undertaken based on a new entrepreneurial spirit. The combination of a highly motivated management, together with thirty years of passion and innovation, distinguishes Slam as a leading sportswear brand within its sector.
2011 - Franck Cammas and Groupama 4 team
Franck Cammas and Groupama 4 team
SLAM participates in the Volvo Ocean Race, the circumnavigation of the world which begins in Alicante in October, by dressing the GROUPAMA 4 team and the skipper Franck Cammas with the new Oceania collection. Innovative, super-lightweight products are put on the market. The BLOW Jacket is the first to be produced. Warm and soft like a down jacket, it is lightweight, insulating, water-repellent, and the ideal jacket for temperatures ranging from -2° C to + 20° C.
2010 - Americas Cup winners
Americas Cup winners
SLAM wins the 33rd America’s Cup on board the 90-footer trimaran, BMW ORACLE Racing. A fully comprehensive Skiff collection is launched to better support the Australian Sailing Team and the New Zealand Yachting Federation, the two top federations in the Olympic classes. SLAM wins with Franck Cammas and the Groupama trimaran in the Route du Rhum, the solo transatlantic race. It is partner of Esimit Europa 2, the first “European” boat which wins the Giraglia, the Palermo-Montecarlo, the Barcolana, and the Middle Sea Race in real time. It launches the new collection of sun-glasses and eyeglasses.
2009 - BMW Oracle Racing Team
BMW Oracle Racing Team
SLAM produces the most revolutionary and innovative stretch oilskin – lightweight, breathable, water-repellent, and above all stretch – to dress the America’s Cup BMW ORACLE Racing team. SLAM is the official gear supplier of the explorer Mike Horn and of the Pangaea project, the round-the-world project aimed at rediscovering mother earth. SLAM fabrics are thus tested at the North and South Poles. It becomes the official supplier of the Spanish soccer team, Santander.