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news - Sailing Team Germany Award 2013 - Marinepool honors "Newcomer of the Year"

Feb 19 2013

Marinepool hands over the price for Best Newcomer at the Sailing Team Germany Award

Last Friday the "Sailing Team Germany Award" 2013 was presented. The winners were determined in 5 categories

As official supplier of sailing gear for the STG Marinepool donated and presented the "Newcomer Of The Year" award. Annika Bochmann (Berlin) and Elisabeth Panuschka (Krefeld) can look forward to a training day aboard 'Musanam", a MOD70 offshore trinaram. Marinepool is proud to enable this unique experience to the Junior european champions and vice-World champions from 2012.

Marketing Director Christoph Stadler proudly announced: "We have been thinking about what price would make the heart of every thoroughbred sailor leap for joy. With our partner Oman Sail we invite both of the "Newcomer Of The Year" for a trainig day on 'Musanam', a MOD70 and up to 40-knot offshore trimaran on which Marinepool tests the latest offshore products. The winners can look forward to sailing with the four times circumnavigator Sidney Gavignet and the ride of their life.

The other award winners that evening were

Sailor Of The Year: Philipp Buhl

Coach Of The Year: Bernd Zirkelbach

Yacht Club Of The Year: Yacht Club Berlin-Grunau

Media Award Of The Year: Marek Chocian

About 46 jury members including Olympic and Paralympic medalists voted on this year's winners. TV presenter Susan Atwell led the 300 invited guests through the evening. STG Manager Oliver Schwall about the succesful evening: "The Sailing Team Germany Award has developed to a coveted prize after the premiere last year. It is the first Germany-wide award for special achievements of sailing. I would have wished that there was award like this during my active time as a sailor."


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