Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image Award - Submission deadline approaching

Malta photographer Kurt Arrigo leaned out of a helicopter to capture this stunning picture of the Rolex Volcano Race, winner of the World Yacht Racing Forum Image of the Year competition
Ladies and gentlemen, dear yacht racing photographers, we kindly remind you that the deadline for submitting your images for the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image 2013 is October 31, 2013.

The new website, including the photographs submitted for the Award 2013, a presentation of their authors and a description of the members of the jury, will go live on November 1. 400’000 visitors saw the event’s website in 2012, seeing no less than four million pages; 2013 should be even better!

The winners will be announced during the World Yacht Racing Forum, in Gothenburg (December 10-11). Several prizes will be distributed on top of the Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image Award, including a TAG Heuer watch - Aquaracer 500 M Limited Edition and limited edition America’s Cup Nespresso Coffee Machines.

The sailing magazines Seahorse, Voiles & Voiliers and Skippers have become official media partners and will contribute to the promotion of the contest and the photographers.

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Professional yacht racing photographers from all over the world are invited to register and submit their best yacht racing image from 2013 here. The detailed rules of the contest are available here.