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Powerboat athletes take the stage at the IF Forum in Lausanne

“Athlete-Centred Sport” was the theme of the 13th edition of the IF Forum, organized by SportAccord in Lausanne, Switzerland. The annual summit of the International Sports Federations assembled more than 300 Sports Leaders from around the world in the Olympic Capital to explore the benefits of placing athletes at the heart of the Sport, in line with the Olympic Agenda 2020. "By putting the wellbeing of...

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President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli reelected UIM President

In its first edition ever held in China, this year’s UIM Annual General Assembly assembled more than 140 delegates from all over the world in the coastal Metropole Qingdao, well known by the international sport community for having staged the Sailing competitions of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. The UIM’s institutional summit brilliantly hosted by the China Water Sports Authority saw President Dr. Ra...

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UIM MotoSurf stepping up on global stage

The trending Motosurf Sport is the latest addition to the UIM’s range of Powerboating disciplines, after UIM President Raffaele Chiulli and Jetsurf Principal Martin Sula sealed a cooperation agreement in the build-up to the 92nd UIM General Assembly in Qingdao (China), which places the Motosurf World Cup under the sporting authority of the International Powerboat Federation UIM.

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92nd UIM GENERAL ASSEMBLY IN QINGDAO CHINA COINCIDES WITHT THE 3RD ROUND OF THE AQUABIKE WC

The 92nd UIM General Assembly with President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli in the chair will bring together the leaders of the international Powerboat Sport in Qingdao (PRC) for a week’s meetings and exchanges from 13th to 20th October. The Chinese Water Sports Administration (CWSA) is hosting this year’s UIM General Assembly and will welcome the members of the UIM Council and Executive Committee as well as all...

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Torrente and Al Mansoori take top honours at the first Round of the 2019 UIM XCAT World Championship

Italian jewel Stresa on Lake Maggiore hosted the first Round of the 2019 UIM XCAT World Championship with reigning World Champions Shaun Torrente and Faleh Al Mansoori in Abu Dhabi Boat Nr.4 taking top honours ahead of 2017 World Champions Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi of Team Dubai Police. During the course of the 2-day event, thousands of spectators gathered in front of the breathtaking landsca...

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UIM LEADING THE WAY TOWARDS SUSTAINABILITY

On Saturday 6th July, the UIM and the Yacht Club Monaco co-hosted the 3rd edition of the International Motorsports & Environment Workshop. The event held alongside the 2019 Solar and Electric Boat Challenge was presented by UIM and GAISF President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli and Engineer Marco Casiraghi, and assembled multi-stakeholder representatives from the FIA, FAI and UIM, the renewable-energy industry a...

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YACHT CLUB DE MONACO WINS 2018 UIM ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD

The result was announced at the tenth Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) World Champions Awards Giving Gala, staged at the iconic Sporting Monte-Carlo, Monaco on March 23 and Co-sponsored by Tianrong Sports and H2O Racing. As well as announcing that the Yacht Club de Monaco had won the main trophy, the UIM also credited Special Mentions for “Greening the Sport”, “Innovation” and for “Environmental...

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Royal seal of approval for powerboating's best at 10th UIM Gala

In the presence of H.S.H. Prince Albert of Monaco, 60 World Champions and Special Awards winners from the world of powerboat racing were honoured on Saturday 23rd March at a star-studded celebration to mark the 10th edition of the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) Awards Giving Gala in Monaco.

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