2017 Winners

We are proud to announce the winners of the coveted “Outstanding Contribution to Yachting” awards which were announced during the Yachting Malta Awards which took place on Friday 17th February, at the Westin Dragonara Ballroom.

2017 YACHTING MALTA AWARDS WINNERS

Arthur Podesta

PODESTA ARTHUR

Past Commodore Royal Malta Yacht Club, Skilled Yachtsman

Roland Darmanin Kissaun

DARMANIN KISSAUN ROLAND

Yachting Industry Pioneer (1970’s)

Paul Ripard

RIPARD PAUL

Olympian, Middle Sea Race Co-Founder & Yachting Entrepreneur

 

John Ripard 2

RIPARD JOHN

Yachtsman, Former International Judge, co-founder of Rolex Middle Sea Race

Wilfred Sultana

SULTANA WILFRED

Journalist, Publisher and Events Organiser

Teddy Borg

BORG TEDDIE

Sailing Media Pioneer

The Awards were presented by the various dignitaries present to the winners and their representatives.

The Yachting Malta Awards were supported by Mercedes-Benz, Simon Estates, Charles Grech and Transport Malta.