A HUGE Thank You To Our 2016 Event Sponsors!

Grand Dynamics International is the title sponsor and the organization that offers the foundation to make these events happen. A focus on building teams, leadership development and learning through experience, the Ultimate Towner is GDI’s way of “giving back” to the community. Celebrate Overcoming Obstacles is our event theme and we believe in our community of support for individuals, teams and organizations is a major part of life – and in bringing us together.

The Ultimate Towner 2016 Jackson Hole video is live!

Sponsored Obstacles

  OBSTACLE NAME Sponsor Inspirational Quotes/Messages
# ULTIMATE TOWNER TITLE SPONSOR: Grand Dynamics International “The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.” Marcus Aurelius
1 Ultimate Elevation Rocky Vertone and Dancers Workshop “Emotion is created by motion.” Tony Robbins
2 Motivation Mountain Snow King Mountain “You have set yourselves a difficult task, but you will succeed if you persevere; and you will find a joy in overcoming obstacles. Remember, no effort that we make to attain something beautiful is ever lost.” Helen Keller
3 Slippery Slalom Curran Seeley Foundation “Whether you think you can or think you can’t – you are usually right.” Henry Ford
4 Motivational Mist Four Seasons “Good, better, best. Never let it rest. ‘Til your good is better and your better is best.” St. Jerome
5 Momentum Crawl Teton Motors “Get some momentum going, get the adrenilin flowing and anything can happen.” Frank Permuy
6 Believe & Achieve Big Life Magazine “To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe.” Anatole France
7 Perception Traverse OPEN “Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.” Henry Ford
8 Be Bold Headwall Sports “Whatever you can do or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it!” Von Goeth
9 Victory Tower Blue Collar Group “Celebrate not only our final achievements in life, but the journey along the way.” Tim Walther
10 Karma Krawl OPEN “How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours.” Wayne Dyer
11 Take the Plunge Spackmans & Associates “The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.” — Nelson Mandela
12 Hero Wall OPEN “A hero is an ordinary individual who finds the strength to persevere and endure in spite of overwhelming obstacles.” Christopher Reves
13 Mystery Obstacle! Village Gardener “What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.” Wendell Phillips
14 A Wall Teton Orthopaedics “Believe in yourself and all that you are. Know there is something inside you that is greater than any obstacle.” Christian Larson
15 Let’s Roll Kudar Hotel “As we face adversity we must dig deep and take action. ‘Let’s Roll!’ ” Todd Beamer
16 Over, Under Through St. John’s Hospital “Obstacles don’t have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don’t turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.” — Michael Jordan
17 Happy Sack Lee’s Tees “A positive attitude can destroy every negative obstacle.” — Terry Mark
18 Atlas Rock Carry Planet Jackson Hole “The trick to forgetting the big picture is to look at everything close up.” Chuck Palahniuk
19 Sand Pit Sandwich KHOL “I get knocked down, but I get up again You are never gonna keep me down!” Chumbawamba
20 Persistence Wall Teton Adaptive Sports “Never give in to the obstacles that lie in your path towards the achievement of your dreams.” — Lailah Gifty Akita
21 Rock Toss Wells Fargo “Our success has as much to do with attitude as aptitude – what’s in our hearts, not just our heads.”
22 Tunnel Town Mountain Man Toy Shop “ The Man who moves mountains begins by carrying away small stones.” Confucius
23 Be Balanced “Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance you must keep moving!” Albert Einstein
24 Dark Before the Dawn Teton County Weed and Pest “Without hard work nothing grows but weeds.” Teton County Weed & Pest
25 Love Life Wall Grand Dynamics International “Don’t take yourself so seriously. Live fully, laugh hard and often, and love yourself and those around you. The world needs your positive energy. Overcome Your Obstacles and Love Life!” Tim Walther – Ultimate Towner Event Director, as inspired by Jarad Spackman, beloved friend and original Towner Sponsor

Title Sponsor and Event Producer
Grand Dynamics International

Team Towners
St. John’s Medical Center
Teton Orthopedics
Spackman & Associates
Teton Motors
Lee’s Tees
Village Gardener

Top Towner
Teton County Weed and Pest

UPTOWN Sponsors
Sports Authority
Wells Fargo
Headwall Sports
Teton County Weed & Pest District
Teton Adaptive Sports

Kind Towners
Teton Arts: School Clubs painting the inspirational walls
Teton Literacy: Kids Club on Overcoming Obstacles
On the Go Packs: Goodies for Towners
Megan Peterson: Event Photography
Healthy Being: Juice Booth for Towners
Mountain Man Toy Shop
Rocky Vertone

Promotional Partners
Idaho Falls Mag
Big Life Magazine
Planet JH






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Sponsor Ultimate Towner!

Do you love life? Would you like to promote your business with a successful, fun community event? Then join us! Email us at info@granddynamics.com

Event Features:

  • Branded meaningful event theme of overcoming obstacles
  • 2016 Non-Profit Benefactor is the Senior Center Of Jackson Hole!
  • 5th Jackson Hole Event with successful track record
  • 4 Mile “Around the Town” Course with local parks
  • Fast and FUN Categories
  • 25 fun & challenging obstacles with NEW 2015 Obstacles
  • Vendors, music and post-event celebration at Phil Baux Park
  • Adult registration rates between $34 and $69; Youth $29

Sponsor Marketing Highlights:

  • Active engagement with 2,500 Nation-Wide Towner participants
  • Estimate over 600 Participants in 2016
  • Website promotions with featured sponsor placement
  • Facebook and social media promotions with over 2400 followers
  • Local hotels and resort promotions for out of town visitors
  • Radio advertisements including interviews
  • Videos with sponsor recognition
  • On-Site Event Promotions