THE TREMENDOUS AWAKENING OF THE SPORTS PLANET
Fast and faster! A world tour has already been completed in record time by Loïc Peyron and his team; in Serbia, the "experts" of European handball became Danish... Long and longer! Melbourne keeps staging spectacular matches including the longest final ever in a Grand Slam, advantage Djokovic at the Australian Open... Game, set and... the remarkable Golden Podium Awards competition is now open! High and higher...
The SPORTEL Golden Podium Awards is an international competition awarding the best sports images of the year under the presidency of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco.
Slow motion sequence shot, program opening montage, sports teaser, sports trailer… Altogether, six categories will be awarded...
SUBMIT YOUR SEQUENCES TODAY !
Join the competition by sending now your sports sequences of 2012!
New this year: you can transfer your images directly to the Golden Podium ftp server (preferably a .mov video file):
ftp.sportel.fr, Login : sportelcli, Password : rtort!9521
And don’t forget to fill out the entry form
Deadline for applications : Friday 28 September 2012
THE AWARDS CEREMONY
The Awards Ceremony of the best sports images of the year will be held in Monaco on Tuesday 16 October 2012, chaired by H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco. A jury of professionals will present the 6 Golden Podiums in the presence of sports personalities and media.
Previous guests include:
Athletics : Eunice Barber, Serguei Bubka, Stéphane Diagana, Marie-Jo Perec, Hicham El-Guerrouj, Franck Fredericks, Romain Mesnil, Oscar Pistorius Motor Sports: Jean Todt, Ari Vatanen, Daniel Elena, Patrick Tambay - Basketball : Nicolas Batum - Boxing : Jean-Marc Mormeck - Canoeing-Kayak : Tony Estanguet - Cycling: Alexandre Vinokourov , Eddy Merckx, Filippo Pozzato - Football : Michel Platini, Bixente Lizarazu, Rai de Oliveira - Handball : Jérôme Fernandez, Nikola Karabatic, Claude Onesta, Jackson Richardson - Judo : Lucie Décosse , Gevrise Emane, David Douillet - Swimming: Yannick Agnel, Alain Bernard, Frédérik Bousquet, Laure Manaudou, Alexander Popov – Roller-skate : Taig Khris - Rugby : Jonah Lomu, Bernard Laporte, Bernard Lapasset, Vincent Moscato, Serge Simon – Skiing : Anja Pärson, Pernilla Wiberg - Taekwondo : Gwladys Epangue, Pascal Gentil…
THE 2011 GOLDEN PODIUM WINNERS
Chaired by Patrick Tambay and joined by Sonia Bompastor, Nicolas Batum, Alexandre Vinokourov, Philippe Monnet, the 2011 Golden Podium jury awarded the winners from an exceptional selection of more than 200 sequences from five continents, highlighting the sports diversity of the year with a great achievement, a record, a championship title, a dream...
See the winners of 2011 here!