New Southerly Dealership for North Germany

New Southerly Dealership for North Germany

28th July, 2010

A recent visit by Ancora Marina finalised details of the new Southerly dealership for North Germany.

Superior build quality and powerful sailing performance were essential features for their search in a brand, to present to their customers. Combined with the Swing Keel for variable draft, the Southerly is perfect for the shallow waters, and is already a popular choice for many yachtsmen in Northern Europe.

All Southerlys are built to order, to suit individual requirements. Customers can expect a high level of service and advice from Ancora Marina, when choosing their specification. For the first time, Ancora Marina takes over a direct trading function - for the trade mark Southerly.

Mr. Oliver Seiter, General Manager of Ancora Marina, comments "This product is of the highest quality and provides a great range of drafts suitable for Baltic harbours as well as for sailing in foreign seas."

"We are extremely happy that we are able to represent as a premium product the trade mark 'Southerly' according to our own five star standards."

"We look forward to welcoming clients to our marina where we will able to exhibit and test sail the Southerly."

"Southerly Owners looking to visit Neustadt and enjoy the Baltic Sea are welcome to visit us at any time."

Ancora Marina GmbH & Co. KG in Neustadt , founded in 1972, is the largest privately owned marina in Germany.

With 1,400 berths, Ancora Marina is more than just the largest private marina on the Baltic Sea. The wealth of facilities, the comprehensive range of services and its own high demands in terms of environmental protection, security and comfort also make the Ancora Marina one of the most modern ports of call. Justification for the five stars awarded to Ancora in 2006, and the blue flag eco-label, certified annually by the Association for the Environment and Education. Ancora Marina was accorded particular honour in being the only marina worldwide to be awarded the Gold benchmark by Lloyds Register of Shipping for its above-average standards.

The company owns a shipyard providing a big variety of services including repairing damages as well as a comprehensive range of refits. The shipyard also consists of engineering and electronic department and employs skilled boat builders to carry out any necessary work required.

Over the years, Ancora Marina has managed to offer an ever-increasing number of options for boat owners to store their yachts over winter. Today, there is over 20,000m2 of indoor storage space, of which 10,000m2 is heated. In addition to this, there is also a further 20,000m2 of asphalted, outdoor storage space.The 70-ton weight-bearing crane system and a modern transport system manage the passage from the water to the winter storage space. Five mast cranes and a slipway are also available for boats that can be moved on trailers.

Furthermore, Ancora Marina offer the services of local companies such as a paint shop, yacht cleaning service, a shop for yachting equipment and more than eight yachting traders.

Ancora Marina’s facilities and services:

1,400 berths (6-35m) electricity and water Floating fuel station Air-conditioned hygiene facilities Complete yacht and yard service (inc Sundays & public holidays) Waste disposal facilities Yacht shop Winter storage Transport and crane facilities A range of workshops and courses Ancora Marina GmbH & Co. KG

D-23730 Neustadt / Holstein, An der Wiek 7-15, GermanyTel. 04561 51710Fax.04561 517122E-Mail: sales@ancora-marina.comWeb: ancora-marina.com