The deadline to deliver the photographs to this contest in the Office of the Gran Canaria Marathon is December 15.
The Instituto Insular de Deportes (Insular Institute of Sports), through the office of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon launches the I Marathon Photography Contest “Five years of Gran Canaria Marathon', which seeks to reward the best individual photo or best photo series showing the culture of effort, the relationship between athlete and citizen or spirit of citizenship.
Candidates must hand over their work printed in A4 at the Office of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon before December 15 at 14:00. See contest guidelines in the section ‘Expodeporte’ on www.grancanariamaraton.com.
The amateur photographers can win the price of 200€ through a single photograph, each person can submit up to 3 photos, or a series of photographs with a maximum of 3 images.
Once the works have been delivered by December 15, the winner of the photography or the photographic series will be chosen by a jury composed of Mr. Lucas Bravo de Laguna, Minister of Sports of Cabildo de Gran Canaria, as president, a secretary, 3 professional photographers and a representative of the organization of the Marathon. The winner will be announced on December 22.
The last stage of the I Marathon Photography Contest 'Five years of Gran Canaria Marathon' will be the exhibition of the winning photo and many others in the Auditorium Alfredo Kraus, during the celebration of Gran Canaria Expodeporte from 22 to 24 January.
Work coordinated by the Instituto Insular de Deportes
This photography contest is being coordinated by the Instituto Insular de Deportes, chaired by Mr. Bravo de Laguna and by the Office of the DISA Gran Canaria Marathon.
The Minister of Sports of Cabildo de Gran Canaria considers “fundamental the creation of this office as it serves as a direct link between the runner and the Instituto Insular de Deportes, and allowed us to start working on all the details of the event well in advance, which hopefully will bear fruit on 25 January”.
The Office of DISA Gran Canaria Marathon is responsible for the registration process as well as the implementation and organization of all activities surrounding this event. It is located in the facilities of the Stadium of Gran Canaria and it is open to the general public from 09:00 to 14:00.
It is in this office where you can hand over your photos to participate in this I Marathon Photo Contest 'Five years of Gran Canaria Marathon', as well as the participants of the Medal Design Contest DISA Gran Canaria Marathon (deadline extension until next September 30).