The Golden Podium Awards Competition

Created in 1991 and supported by the International Olympic Committee and the French National Olympic and Sports Committee, the Golden Podium Competition rewards sports directors worldwide.
This competition highlights the best sports video sequences of the year, those who capture best the beauty of sports through emotion and creativity.

Prizes for the winning directors

Financial allocations provided by our generous partners

For this special edition of the 25th anniversary os SPORTEL, our loyal partners, the International Olympic Committee and the French National Olympic Committee, will reward the laureates including prizes money.

Invitations for the Golden Podium Awards Ceremony

The winners will be invited in Monaco to receive their prize on stage during the Golden Podium Awards Ceremony on Wednesday 8 october, in the presence of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, many sport personalities and olympic champions.

The Trophy

The Jury will also award the winners with a unique trophy, created by the Artist Raymond Moretti.

How to join the Competition?

Participation is FREE and open to television channels, sports associations, directors and independent French and international producers.

Download the Entry Form

Prize Categories

Best Sport Slow Motion

Rewards the best sport slow motion, highlighting the emotion of the moment.
FNOSC Prize - 3,500 ? granted to the winning director.

Best Sport Programme Teaser

Rewards the originality displayed to promote a program or a sport show.

Best Sport Programme Trailer

Rewards the inventiveness displayed to announce major sport event.

Innovation Prize

Rewards a sequence that makes the headlines and shows an outstanding innovation in its production, image, format, or other.
Puressentiel Prize - 2,000 ? granted to the winning director

Best International Advertising Film: Christian Blachas Prize

Rewards the creativity of an advertising film whose scenario involves sport.

International Olympic Committee Grand Prize

Rewards the sequence that best conveys the Olympic values advocated by the IOC.
IOC Prize - 3,500 ? granted to the winning director.

"L'Equipe" Public Prize

Rewards the best sequence voted online by L? website users.

The Sport Image of the Year

Rewards the sport sequence which marked most the year 2014, a strong image which will remain unforgettable

Attend the Ceremony

Attend the Golden Podium Award Ceremoy is very simple. You just need to contact:

Monegasque citizens can directly withdraw invitations to the tourist office in Monaco from 15 September 2014.

Press kit

Download our Presskit


The winners will be contacted on the day of deliberations and invited to come to Monaco to receive their prizes during the Golden Podium Ceremony, on October 8 at 7pm.

The Jury

The Jury of the Golden Podium Awards, composed of key figures of sports and media, will meet on 7 and 8 October during SPORTELMonaco 2014 to view the sequences and select the winning sports images of 2014.

Photo Gallery

Overview of the 2013 Golden Podium Awards Ceremony
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Participation in 2013

  • - 192 sequences
  • - 40 Companies / Directors
  • - 14 Countries
  • - 33 Sports

MONACO MEDIAX / SPORTEL 2014 - Legal information - Credits
SPORTEL is a MONACO MEDIAX event that also holds IMAGINA Dental , WIMA NFC USA , Monte-Carlo Television Festival and Le Monaco Media Forum