From July 23 through August 8, Stanford Athletics is excited to celebrate more than 50 Cardinal student-athletes and coaches who are competing on the world stage in Tokyo.
Participate in the Home of Champions Challenge by donating to the Buck/Cardinal Club, or directly to a sport of your choice, and the Sykes family will match your gift dollar for dollar, up to $10,000, until we meet the $250,000 match. Only online gifts will be matched.
Make an unrestricted gift to the Buck/Cardinal Club to support scholarships and programmatic needs for all 36 sports. Your gift will make an immediate impact and will be matched.
Give to the sport of your choice—and double your impact
Make a gift to support the programmatic needs of your favorite individual sport during the Home of Champions Challenge.
Men’s Swimming and Diving
Men’s Water Polo
Track & Field + Cross Country
Women’s Lightweight Rowing
Women’s Swimming & Diving
Women’s Water Polo
By the numbers
This summer, more than 50 current and former Stanford student-athletes — plus two head coaches — are competing on the world stage.
Behind the match: Gene Sykes, MBA ’84
Gene Sykes, a member of Stanford’s Board of Trustees, is an ardent Stanford supporter. As the CEO of LA28, he played an instrumental role in securing the 2028 Summer Olympics for the United States. Sykes is currently co-head of Global Mergers and Acquisitions and co-chairman of the Global Technology, Media and Telecom Group at Goldman Sachs.
Get in touch with a Stanford Athletics giving specialist.