Barrus and August Race sign exclusive UK and Eire distribution agreement

Published on: 24 March 2023

August Race

Barrus has announced the exciting news of an exclusive UK and Eire distribution agreement with multi-award-winning detailing and maintenance manufacturer August Race.

Established in Dartmouth, Devon, August Race manufactures a range of market-leading marine maintenance products used by some of the world’s most prestigious marine organisations and boat builders, including Princess Motor Yacht Sales and Cobra RIBs. Its carefully engineered product solutions cater to every industry section, from RIBs to Yachts and Powerboats to SUPs.

Mark Hart, sales manager for marine equipment, commented, “August Race is a well-known, premium brand, and we are thrilled to add them to our Marine Equipment portfolio. We carefully select the brands we work with, and August Race complements other high-profile brands we represent.  We want to offer our customers the best products on the market and look forward to starting this exciting new partnership.”

Sarah Wallbank, CEO/export director at August Race, commented, “Not only does Barrus have strong working relationships with a large network of boat builders, but it also has a great reputation and access to an extensive dealer network throughout the UK and Ireland. It is the obvious choice to look after our distribution, and we look forward to working with the team and growing the August Race brand throughout the UK.” 

The new agreement commenced on 14 March 2023 to coincide with the start of the Sailforce Trade Day Events. 

August Race orders can be taken at the trade events.

Learn more and register here

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