Once again this year, many of you took part in the #MyBoatAndI2023 Photo Challenge. Aboard your Fountaine Pajot catamarans, you took us around the world, from the imposing glaciers of Alaska to the warm beaches of the Tasman Sea. With more than 800 photos and videos, it’s with eyes full of stars that we conclude this sixth edition of the Photo Contest. A huge thank you to all of you for taking part in this exceptional photographic adventure! Your contributions have added a touch of magic to our challenge, capturing the beauty and diversity of the catamarans in a unique way. Each and every one of your shots has truly transported the entire Fountaine Pajot Sailing Catamaran community!

Your creativity and commitment have been an inspiration to us all. Thank you for being so enthusiastic and passionate. Thanks to you, this nautical experience was a resounding success.

A huge congratulations to all the catamaran owners who shared a part of their world through the lens of their camera. Your pictures created unforgettable memories and enhanced our shared love for sailing.

For this 2023 edition, we have awarded 6 prizes, according to different themes illustrating the different aspects of cruising aboard Fountaine Pajot catamarans and current environmental concerns. The 6 winners will be rewarded for 6 categories: “Most beautiful anchorage”, “In harmony with the ocean”, “Best video report”, “Lifestyle”, “Sailing” and “Freedom and adventure”.

Without any further delay, discover below the selected winners of the Fountaine Pajot 2023 Photo Challenge.

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🏆 "𝐹𝑟𝑒𝑒𝑑𝑜𝑚 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝐴𝑑𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡𝑢𝑟𝑒" award @vivianedeleu

Fountaine Pajot Photo Contest 2023 “𝐹𝑟𝑒𝑒𝑑𝑜𝑚 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝐴𝑑𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡𝑢𝑟𝑒” award
We’re thrilled to announce the lucky winners of this #MyBoatAndI2023 Photo Challenge.
The “𝐹𝑟𝑒𝑒𝑑𝑜𝑚 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝐴𝑑𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡𝑢𝑟𝑒” award goes to Viviane Deleu ! 🏆
Congratulation! 👏
They took us on a journey through different landscapes aboard their Astréa 42. Viviane and Luc impressed us with wonderful pictures, enthusiasm and creativity! With their breathtaking landscapes, these shots unequivocally embody the “𝐹𝑟𝑒𝑒𝑑𝑜𝑚 𝑎𝑛𝑑 𝐴𝑑𝑣𝑒𝑛𝑡𝑢𝑟𝑒” category of the photo contest, showcasing the thrill of uncharted journeys and exploration of breaking free from the ordinary. ✨
For these exceptional photos, exceptional gifts are required: a superb 𝗚𝗮𝗿𝗺𝗶𝗻 𝗤𝘂𝗮𝘁𝗶𝘅 𝗦𝗮𝗽𝗽𝗵𝗶𝗿𝗲 𝘄𝗮𝘁𝗰𝗵! Once again, we extend our gratitude to Garmin for being the Photo Challenge partner and enabling us to present such incredible presents!
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🏆 "𝘚𝘢𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘯𝘨" award @mojo_sailing

We’re continuing to reveal the winners of the #MyBoatAndI2023 photo challenge!
For The “𝘚𝘢𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘯𝘨” award, we cross the Mediterranean sea and head to Croatia to join the lucky winners Michael and his family @mojo_sailing! 🏆
Congratulations to this sailor’s family who are sailing aboard their Astréa 42 “Mojo”. 👏
Their photos beautifully encapsulate the spirit of “𝘚𝘢𝘪𝘭𝘪𝘯𝘨”, highlighting the grace and elegance of their catamaran.
They were also lucky enough to have a rare and unexpected visitor! 🦅
Thanks to Garmin , our official partner of the Photo Contest, for offering a 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐢𝐧 𝐆𝐏𝐒𝐌𝐀𝐏 𝟖𝟔𝐢! 🗺️
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🏆 "𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑀𝑜𝑠𝑡 𝐵𝑒𝑎𝑢𝑡𝑖𝑓𝑢𝑙 𝐴𝑛𝑐ℎ𝑜𝑟𝑎𝑔𝑒" award @sailing_luna1

Exciting News! 🏆 We are thrilled to announce the lucky winner of “𝑡ℎ𝑒 𝑀𝑜𝑠𝑡 𝐵𝑒𝑎𝑢𝑡𝑖𝑓𝑢𝑙 𝐴𝑛𝑐ℎ𝑜𝑟𝑎𝑔𝑒” of this #MyBoatAndI2023 Photo Challenge! 🎉
Drumroll… 🥁
After sifting through countless incredible captures, the winner of “The Most Beautiful Anchorage” award goes to… #sailing_luna1 🇦🇷 Luján Bargas ! 👏
Felicitaciónes a Rodri y Luján, an Argentinian couple who chose to anchor their #Elba45 in the magnificent Caribbean Sea and its islands, capturing the essence of an exceptional anchorage. They offer us some magic moments through their stunning captures, emphasizing the natural beauty that surrounds their #Elba45 and their lovely dogs. 🐶
Gracias for sharing these heavenly landscapes with us!
Thank to Garmin , officila partner of the Photo Contest2023, for offering this wonderful prize: the 𝐅𝐮𝐬𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐏𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐥-𝐒𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐞𝐨! 🎵
We want to extend our heartfelt thanks to everyone who participated and made this competition such a success. Your talent and creativity are awe-inspiring. 🙌📷
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🏆 "𝐿𝑖𝑓𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑦𝑙𝑒" award @sailingxclip

Dear participants and photography enthusiasts,
After careful consideration and judging, our panel of experts has selected the following winner of “𝐿𝑖𝑓𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑦𝑙𝑒” category ! 🎉
The winner of “𝐿𝑖𝑓𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑦𝑙𝑒” award goes to… @sailingxclip ! 🇯🇪👏
Many thanks to this beautiful family for sharing these unique moments aboard their Fountaine Pajot Saba 50, sailing the Mediteraneen sea, crossing the Montenegro, the wonderful Greek islands, Malta and Tunisia! 🗺
The intergenerational bonding on the cruise deck, with the sea as a backdrop, exemplifies the unique heritage of family cruising! 👨‍👩‍👦
The energy and excitement of their family were beautifully captured, highlighted the essence of “𝐿𝑖𝑓𝑒𝑠𝑡𝑦𝑙𝑒” during those special moments spent with your loved ones.
The Fountaine Pajot team were delighted to see how this boat can enrich your daily life. 🌊
Keep capturing those priceless moments that make the cruise lifestyle a unique family heritage!✨
Thanks again to Garmin , partner of the photo contest, to offer them the Garmin 𝐎𝐧𝐞 𝐘𝐞𝐚𝐫 𝐬𝐮𝐛𝐬𝐜𝐫𝐢𝐩𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐍𝐚𝐯𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐢𝐜𝐬® 𝐁𝐨𝐚𝐭𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐠 𝐚𝐩𝐩 | 𝐌𝐞𝐝𝐢𝐭𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐚𝐧 𝐫𝐞𝐠𝐢𝐨𝐧 🧭
Fountaine Pajot want to extend the heartfelt thanks to everyone who participated and made this competition such a success. 🙌📷
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🏆 "𝑇ℎ𝑒 𝐵𝑒𝑠𝑡 𝑉𝑖𝑑𝑒𝑜 𝑅𝑒𝑝𝑜𝑟𝑡 " award @sailingxclip

Dear sailing enthusiasts, let’s discover today today the winner of the #MyBoatAndI2023 photo challenge!
𝑇ℎ𝑒 𝐵𝑒𝑠𝑡 𝑉𝑖𝑑𝑒𝑜 𝑅𝑒𝑝𝑜𝑟𝑡 award goes to… WEsail 👏
Fountaine Pajot congratulate both Erica and Warren from the United States, on their remarkable achievements aboard their Fountaine Pajot Helia 44, “Evolias”. 🇺🇸
Thank you for taking us on this remarkable journey through your lens, your catamaran adventure and the stunning videos you captured left us speechless! 🌊🎥
This beautiful couple transport us to the serene waters and exhilarating vistas that catamaran enthusiasts dream of.
Keep sharing your emotions through the magic moments of life aboard your Fountaine Pajot catamaran. Your adventure has the power to inspire countless others to embark on their own unforgettable journeys. Congratulations once again! 📸🏝
For these wonderful video report, exceptional gifts are required: the 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐢𝐧 𝐈𝐧𝐑𝐞𝐚𝐜𝐡® 𝐌𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐞𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐫! Thank you to Garmin , the Photo Challenge official partner for enabling us such incredible presents!
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🏆 "𝑃𝑟𝑜𝑡𝑒𝑐𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛 𝐴𝑛𝑑 𝐻𝑎𝑟𝑚𝑜𝑛𝑦 𝑊𝑖𝑡ℎ 𝑂𝑐𝑒𝑎𝑛 " award @matteocean

The last but not least, to conclude this #MyBoatAndI2023 photo challenge, we are thrilled to announce the last prize winner! 🥇
The « 𝑃𝑟𝑜𝑡𝑒𝑐𝑡𝑖𝑜𝑛 𝐴𝑛𝑑 𝐻𝑎𝑟𝑚𝑜𝑛𝑦 𝑊𝑖𝑡ℎ 𝑂𝑐𝑒𝑎𝑛 » award goes to… MatteOcean ! 👏 🇫🇷
Bravo for the outstanding photography skills and the mesmerizing memories, beautifully capturing the strong connection between humanity and the ocean.
Aboard his Venezia 42, while sailing in French Polynesia, Matteo has perfectly reflected the beauty of the ocean wildlife and how important it is to protect the environment. 🐳
A huge thanks to our official partner Garmin , for offering a 𝐆𝐚𝐫𝐦𝐢𝐧 𝐐𝐮𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐱 𝟕! ⌚
We are very grateful that so many of you took part in this year’s #MyBoatAndI2023 Photo Challenge, and lucky to be able to count on a community as committed as yours.
Thank you once again to all the talented photographers who made this PhotoChallenge2023 memorable. Your dedication onboard, passion for sailing, and your stunning adventures made this PhotoChallenge a resounding success. We were inspired by each and every shot.
Keep sharing your emotion and continue to inspire us through your amazing journey! 📷
Stay tuned for more exciting contests and events in the future! ✨
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We are very grateful that so many of you took part in this year’s #MyBoatAndI2023 photo challenge. We are lucky to have such a committed community.
Once again, thank you to all the talented photographers who made this PhotoChallenge2023 so unforgettable. Your dedication on board, your passion for sailing and your amazing adventures have made this PhotoContest a resounding success.
Keep sharing your emotions and inspiring us through your extraordinary journeys aboard your Fountaine Pajot catamarans! ⛵📷