The competition

Categories and Prizes

For more than 30 years, the SPORTEL Awards have been rewarding the most beautiful sports footages of the year through two categories: The Georges Bertellotti Golden Podiums and the Sports Book Prize Renaud de Larborderie.

A Jury of experts from the sports and media world is invited each year to screen and judge the best sports footages from around the world. It is also responsible for selecting and rewarding the most beautiful sports books.

Georges Bertellotti Golden Podiums

Trophy « Golden Podiums »

Original sculpture by Raymond Moretti

The Georges Bertellotti Golden Podium Awards are presented each year at the prestigious SPORTEL Awards ceremony. A Jury designates the sports videos that creatively highlight the sporting gesture, historical sports records and the beauty of sport through images and rewards the winners with several prizes.

Slow Motion Prize

Rewards the best sports slow motion highlighting the emotion of the moment.

Supported by the French National Olympic and Sports Committee

Documentary Prize

Rewards the best documentary film with a major focus on sports. This documentary can be in episodic or unitary format. Through analysis, investigation and a scripted storyline, this program provides new perspectives and a clear understanding of the subject.

Report Prize

Rewards the best report dealing mainly with sports. This report can highlight one sport, one team or one sports personality.

Innovation Prize

Rewards a sports sequence that shows an innovation in its production, image, and/or format and/or the technology used. Online service and app are accepted in this category.

Promotion Program Prize

Rewards the best sequence that promotes one sports TV show or one sports event.

Advertising Prize –
Christian Blachas

Rewards the creativity of an advertising film whose scenario involves sports.

Supported by A.S. Monaco Basket – Roca Team

Jury Special Prize

Rewards the very favourite sequence of the Jury. Selected among the Official Selection.

Renaud de Laborderie Sports Book Prize

Trophy « Sports Book Prize »

This prize rewards the most beautiful illustrated work honoring sports photography. By the richness of its illustrations, this beautiful book must highlight the emotion of the sporting moment.

This prize is based on an artistic creation where the quality of the photography, cover, format, composition, layout as well as the grammage of the pages are combined to enhance the art of sport.

Supported by the Monaco Olympic Committee

SPORTEL Awards Special Prizes

Two special prizes are presented each year by partner organizations during the ceremony.

Peace and Sport
Documentary Prize

Rewards a filmmaker who, through a video clip or a movie, emphasises the positive role of sport in peace promotion.

Supported by Peace and Sport

2023 Partners

Logo Comité Olympique Monégasque, Partenaire Officiel de SPORTEL Awards
Logo Peace and Sport, Partenaire Officiel de SPORTEL Awards
Logo Comité National Olympique et Sportif Français, Partenaire Officiel de SPORTEL Awards
Logo AS Monaco Basket - Roca Team, Partenaire Officiel de SPORTEL Awards