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AISTS WINS 2017 UIM ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD

The result was announced at the ninth Union International Motonautique (UIM) World Champions Awards Giving Gala, staged at the iconic Sporting Monte-Carlo, Monaco on March 17 and sponsored by BUND Holding Group, H2O Racing and UNICEF. As well as announcing that AISTS had won the main trophy, the UIM also credited Special Mentions for “Greening the Sport” and for “Environmental Benefit” to H2O Racing an...

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VICTORY 3 TAKES THE UIM XCAT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP TITLE IN DUBAI

The 2017 UIM XCAT World Championship title eventually went to Salem al Adidi and Eisa al Ali (Boat 3), ahead of Team Australia of Brett Luhrmann and Pal Virik Nilsen (Boat 8) and the Abu Team of Rashed Al Tayer and Majed Al Mansoor finishing respectively on 2nd and 3rd place of the 2017 UIM XCAT World Championship.

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90th UIM General Assembly, Budva, Montenegro

The 90th General Assembly of the International Powerboat Federation (UIM), held in Budva under the chairmanship of President Raffaele Chiulli, assembled 130 National Federation delegates who had travelled from around the globe to Montenegro. During one week the members of the UIM Council and the various Commissions, Committees and Working Groups reviewed the current season’s international racing activi...

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UIM & YCM International Motorsports & Environment Workshop

On Saturday 15th July, the Yacht Club de Monaco and the UIM co-hosted the first International Motorsports & Environment Workshop. The event which was held alongside the 2017 Solar and Electric Boat Challenge was spearheaded by UIM President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli and Engineer Marco Casigrahi, and was attended by multi-stakeholder representatives from the four International Motorsport Federations FIA, FIM...

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Alex Carella repeats victory at UIM F1H2O Grand Prix of France

The season may only be two races old but already we can see patterns emerging: Team Abu Dhabi driver Alex Carella, three times World Champion of the category, made the perfect start off the dock from pole and was comfortably clear of defending World Champion and winner of the opening F1 GP in Portugal Philippe Chiappe, ahead of Sami Selio, who had finished second in Portimao. Yet, Team China driver Phi...

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The UIM and OPTA join forces to extend XCAT Series

The Offshore Powerboat Teams Association OPTA and the UIM agreed this weekend in Monaco to join forces for the organization and promotion of the UIM Class 3 races (known as XCAT Series) after the previous promoter, Dubai based WPPA, failed renewing their mandate.

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Powerboating World Champions celebrated at Star-studded UIM Gala

In the presence of HSH The Prince Albert II of Monaco, the 2016 achievements of the world’s leading powerboat racers were celebrated at the 8th Union International Motonautique (UIM) Word Champions Awards Giving Gala, staged at the iconic Sporting Monte-Carlo, Monaco and sponsored by China’s Bund Holding Group.

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WORLD’S BEST POWERBOAT STARS TO BE HONOURED AT 2017 UIM AWARDS GALA.

The world of powerboat racing will come together to recognise the achievements of the best in the sport when the eighth edition of the Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) Word Champions Awards Giving Gala - sponsored by China’s Bund Holding Group - is held at the iconic Sporting Monte-Carlo, Monaco on March 4.

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The 89th UIM General Assembly under the sign of the Elections

The 89th UIM General Assembly chaired by President Dr. Raffaele Chiulli and Secretary General Thomas Kurth, assembled over 130 National Federation delegates who had travelled from around the world to Fujairah, UAE. Over seven days the members of the UIM Council and Executive Committee as well as all Commissions, Committees and Working Groups reviewed and analyzed the season’s international racing activ...

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The Ruler of Fujairah welcomes the UIM

A delegation of UIM Council Members, was received by His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Mohammed Al Sharqi, Ruler of Fujairah and member of the Supreme Council of the UAE at the Palace.

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2016 UIM Class One World Championship gets back on track in Abu Dhabi

The UIM is pleased to inform that a constructive meeting took place between Raffaele Chiulli, UIM President and H.H Sheikh Sultan Bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, Advisor to the UAE Head of State and Chairman Of Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club, at the end of which the contract for staging the 2016 UIM Class 1 World Championship in Abu Dhabi on 23rd-25th November was signed.

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Monaco Solar Boat Challenge, 14-16 July, Monaco

Organised by the Yacht Club de Monaco with the support of the UIM, the Monaco Solar Boat Challenge is a unique competition intended for boats powered by the sun, designed and driven by students from international universities

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