World sailing

Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image photo contest in partnership with World Sailing

The sports governing body becomes an official partner of the photo competition dedicated to competitive sailing. The top twenty images will be exhibited at World Sailing’s annual conference in Abu Dhabi. The winners will be announced and celebrated at the Yacht Racing Forum on November 21 in Malta.

The Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image is pleased to announce a three-year partnership with World Sailing.

“We are delighted to welcome the sport’s governing body as an official partner,” said Bernard Schopfer, the event organizer. “World Sailing’s support further strengthens the impact of this award. It is a guarantee of credibility. »

The top twenty images will be exhibited at World Sailing’s annual conference in Abu Dhabi. Conference delegates, representing yacht clubs, sailing classes or federations from around the world, among others, will be invited to vote for the best sailing image of the year. They will be followed by the participants of the Yacht Racing Forum a month later. The winners of the competition will be announced and celebrated at the Yacht Racing Forum on November 21 in Malta in front of leading sports personalities from around the world.

“We are delighted to become a partner of the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image award,” said David Graham, CEO of World Sailing. “Our sport is renowned for the quality of the images it produces and I am very pleased that we are able to partner with a competition that recognizes the hard work of the photographers who do so much to promote our sport. The Mirabaud Yacht Racing Award Image is widely recognized as the international benchmark and we look forward to celebrating the winners at the Yacht Racing Forum, of which we are also a partner.

The Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image Prize 2022 is now open and photographers are invited to submit their best sailing image by October 9th.

Learn more at www.yachtracingimage.com