Sailor of the Year, -3 days to go. We explain how voting works. Are you ready?

THE PERFECT GIFT!

Give or treat yourself to a subscription to the print + digital Journal of Sailing and for only 69 euros a year you get the magazine at home plus read it on your PC, smartphone and tablet. With a sea of advantages.

We are almost there, just three days away from the launch of the most prestigious award in Italian sailing, given out since 1991(stories of all past winners here). The Sailor of the Year is awarded to the one who, based on your preferences (which you can express in the online poll on our website starting Jan. 30, from 1 p.m.) will turn out to be the sailor who most excited you. It will be your votes that will determine who makes the shortlist for the final victory, among which will be unveiled at the VELAFestival (May 4-7 in Santa Margherita Ligure: info on www.velafestival.com), During the Evening of Champions (Friday, May 5 at 7 p.m.), the 2017 TAG Heuer Sailor of the Year and all the winners of the other awards (Performance, #don’tcrackunderpressure, Innovation and Young).

THE “MAGNIFICENT 100” LIST
Rankings articles and readers’ reports in hand, in the editorial office we took stock of the past season by identifying 100 “nominations” among racers, drifters, owners, sailors (the ocean sailors or those who showed off their “long sailing” skills), designers and builders. In some cases we also felt compelled to nominate boats with a special story (after all, every enthusiast knows that the boat has a soul and that without the boat the sailor can accomplish very little): You will find out the candidates at the same time as voting begins on Jan. 30 at 1 p.m. In this first phase, The 50 most voted candidates will pass the first round. Below you will find, described by an infographic, how the Sailor of the Year works and the voting steps.

HOW THE SAILOR OF THE YEAR WORKS
(CLICK ON IMAGE TO ENLARGE)

 

For any information regarding the Sailor of the Year, please write to us at speciali@panamaeditore.it

Share:

Facebook
Twitter
WhatsApp

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Check out the latest issue

Are you already a subscriber?

Ultimi annunci
Our social

Sign up for our Newsletter

We give you a gift

Sailing, its stories, all boats, accessories. Sign up now for our free newsletter and receive the best news selected by the Sailing Newspaper editorial staff each week. Plus we give you one month of GdV digitally on PC, Tablet, Smartphone. Enter your email below, agree to the Privacy Policy and click the “sign me up” button. You will receive a code to activate your month of GdV for free!

Once you click on the button below check your mailbox

Privacy*


Highlights

You may also be interested in.

Register



Sign in