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E1 Boat Unveiled In Monaco, HSH Prince Albert II Shows Support for UIM

The prototype of the electric boat that the pilots of the UIM E1 Series pilots will race in the world’s first electric powerboat championship has been unveiled to an all-star line-up in Monaco, led by HSH Prince Albert II. The series itself is taking shape with water testing on schedule for early next year and Monaco confirmed as a host city for the inaugural E1 Series in 2023. The Event offered UIM Pr...

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UIM CALENDAR NEWS #4 - August 2021

Latest news since the publication of UIM Calendar News n°3 on 13th July 2021. AQUABIKE CHANGE OF DATE UIM-ABP AQUABIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP, GRAND PRIX OF ITALY Due to strong administrative delays caused by the ongoing pandemic, H2O Racing, Promoter and organizer of the UIM-ABP Aquabike World Championship, has been forced to reschedule the 2021 Grand Prix of Italy of Olbia. The event will now b...

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July edition of the UIM Newsletter

The July edition of the UIM Newsletter is now available UIM Newsletter - July 2021  CONTENTS  UIM RACING •  AMAZING 1st ROUND OF THE 2021 UIM FORMULA 2 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP •  OLBIA, ALL SET TO KICKSTART UIM-ABP AQUABIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP •  SHARJAH, UIM-ABP AQUABIKE & F1H2O WC ROUND ANNOUNCED •  LAURA LAKOVIKA-LAKOVIKA  BRINGS HOME GT30 GOLD MEDAL FROM LAKE ALUKSNE (LAT)  UIM NEWS §...

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UIM President RAFFAELE CHIULLI PRESENTS UIM Environmental Award at YCM

We are delighted to present the Winner of the 2020 UIM Environmental Award, SunReef Yachts, with the Trophy that recognizes their distinguished project “In-House Engineered Solar Power System”.  Taking advantage of the 8th edition of the Monaco Solar and Energy Boat Challenge, organized this week by the Yacht Club de Monaco in cooperation with the International Powerboat Federation, UIM President, D...

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UIM President Raffaele Chiulli addresses 2021 FIA Conference

UIM President Raffaele Chiulli addressed the Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Conference 2021 which is being held this week in Monaco. The Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA) Conference 2021 welcomes senior executives from the FIA family, global leaders and sports industry experts to reflect on recent achievements in the motorsport community and prepare for the future. Sp...

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#WhiteCard

Today 6th April is the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. UIM is on board by showing the #WhiteCard that demonstrates the appeal for peace in all sports. Show your #WhiteCard and support this initiative with us!

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The UIM mourns the passing of Vice-President Jean-Marc Giraldi

It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of Jean-Marc Giraldi, Vice-President of the Union Internationale Motonautique, after a battle with Covid-19. The Powerboating Community, the UIM Council, Commissions and Committees Members as well as the Staff Members at the UIM headquarters in Monaco have lost an ally, a bulwark but also, and above all, a loyal friend. Jean-Marc was one of thos...

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The UIM launches the 2020 UIM Environmental Award & Special Mentions

Encouraged by the success of past editions, the UIM is proud to launch the 2020 UIM Environmental Award and Special Mentions. WHAT ARE THE UIM ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD & SPECIAL MENTIONS ? This award recognizes outstanding environmental leaders, whether individuals or organizations that have excelled in inspiration, vision, innovation, leadership and initiatives to the benefit of the Environment. WHO...

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UIM NEWSLETTER - NOVEMBER EDITION

The November edition of the UIM Newsletter is now available UIM Newsletter - November 2020  CONTENTS  UIM RACING  What does “racing resumes…” look like ?   -- 2020 UIM F2 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP Grand Prix of Lithuania & Grand Prix of Portugal   -- INTERVIEW WITH H20 RACING, AQUABIKE DIRECTOR, RAIMONDO DI SAN GERMANO   -- THE VIRUS WILL NOT TAKE POWERBOATS OF LATVIA HOSTAGE  UIM NEWS  --...

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UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series

The world’s first electric powerboat championship was launched today at the Monaco Yacht Club with plans for a global series on seas and lakes that will drive forward the electric revolution in the marine environment. The UIM E1 World Electric Powerboat Series is the brainchild of Spanish businessman Alejandro Agag, the founder of Formula E and Extreme E; Rodi Basso, former Director of Motorsport at...

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MoU signing ceremony between WT, THF and the UIM

On May 6, 2020, World Taekwondo (WT), the Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF) and the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) via video conference, to promote humanitarian, peace and development initiatives in Sport.

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