The ‘Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image’ is a yearly photographic contest and exhibition. It seeks to recognise the very best yacht racing image taken during the year, that best represents the essence and excitement of yacht racing as a sport. 

The contest is open to professional yacht racing photographers from all over the world.

After a special edition in 2020, the 2021 Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image celebrates again the best sailing photographs of the year.


The ‘Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image’ (main prize), awarded by a panel of international specialists from the yacht racing and photographic industries.
The‘public prize’, selected by the number of popular votes on Internet.

The ‘Yacht Racing Forum Award’, decided by the delegates of the Yacht Racing Forum.


The Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image will be awarded during the Yacht Racing Forum, in front of the sports’ leading personalities, events, classes, clubs and sponsors.


The ‘Mirabaud Yacht Racing Image is organized and owned by
MaxComm Communication

Based in Geneva, Switzerland, MaxComm is a communication and events management agency that specializes in the design and implementation of strategic communication programs as well as media relations.

MaxComm is active in various fields including sport, sustainable development and corporate communication. Founded in 2006, the agency be fits from 20 years of experience in the fields of media, sponsorship and event management.

MaxComm organises and owns amongst others the Yacht Racing Forum, the leading annual conference for the business of sailing and yacht racing.

MaxComm also organises the Mirabaud Sailing Video award, a yearly video contest and exhibition that seeks to recognise the very best yacht racing video taken during the year, which best represents the essence and excitement of yacht racing as a sport.