Sport - Amateur

Ancient Sport Nowadays Łukasz Wypiór
Poland

1st Place - Outstanding Achievement

"Ancient Sport Nowadays"
World's longest-running form of training which use ritual meels. Originaly used to train warriors.



Kayakers Kajan Madrasmail
Singapore

2nd Place - Merit of Excellence

"Kayakers"
Kayaking in Singapore River. This photo was taken from a highway bridge.



Hanging On Maria Errico
USA

3rd Place - Honor of Distinction

"Hanging On"
Rodeo - Bareback Bronc Rider



Before the Fight Paulina Olszak
Poland

Honorable Mention

"Before the Fight"
Boxing Show.Miedzyzdroje, Poland.



What Then What Now Neil Frederick Sharpe
Canada

Honorable Mention

"What Then What Now"



Drop In Steve Dynie
Canada

Honorable Mention

"Drop In"
North Shore, Oahu at Pipeline.



Ring Toss Run Erik Olson
USA

Honorable Mention

"Ring Toss Run"
July 2016



Boxing Night Paulina Olszak
Poland

Honorable Mention

"Boxing Night"
Picture taken during Boxing Show. Inowroclaw, Poland. May 2015.



The Art of Sumo Dario Negretto
Italy

Honorable Mention

"The Art of Sumo"
Sumo is an antique sport very famous and popular in Japan performed for many centuries.



Untitled 1 Thomas Schell
Ukraine

Honorable Mention

"Untitled 1"
Under the high sun above the rooftops of Havana Vieja this reportage covers the silent moments of boxing



Shadow Cyclist Michael J Locke
UK

Honorable Mention

"Shadow Cyclist"



Akitsushima Wreck Henry Jager
Switzerland

Honorable Mention

"Akitsushima Wreck"
Diver is exploring the passages in the wreck of Akitsushima, a Japanese sea plane tender of WW2.



Anxious Liz Hardley
New Zealand

Honorable Mention

"Anxious"



Thrill Seeker Peter K.C. Ho
Canada

Honorable Mention

"Thrill Seeker"
North American Flyboard Championship - Toronto, Canada



Running Surfer DeAnne Warner
USA

Honorable Mention

"Running Surfer"
Santa Cruz, CA. Surfers would run and launch themselves into the ocean from the cliffside.



Through The Dawn Of Uncertainty Patrick Ems
Switzerland

Honorable Mention

"Through The Dawn Of Uncertainty"



Dubai's Patron, Albwardy Michael Gora
USA

Honorable Mention

"Dubai's Patron, Albwardy"
2016's U.S. Open begins at The International Polo Club Palm Beach



Shadow Boxing in Mirror Penelope Clute
USA

Honorable Mention

"Shadow Boxing in Mirror"
at Rafael Trejo gymnasium, Havana, Cuba



Edwin in Training A M Clark
USA

Nominee

"Edwin in Training"



No Skating Allowed Amanda Harner
USA

Nominee

"No Skating Allowed"



Random Kite Near Gas Plant Amy Siqveland
USA

Nominee

"Random Kite Near Gas Plant"
People were flying kites on a hill by this plant in Seattle & one seemed to really fit the setting.



Waiting for the Day's Catch Andrea Nuvoloni
Italy

Nominee

"Waiting for the Day's Catch"
Crows and fishermen both wait eagerly for the day's catch.



Next Victim Andrea Waxler
USA

Nominee

"Next Victim"
Extreme Mustang Makeover Competition



Untitled annemarie jacques
USA

Nominee

"Untitled"



The Moment of Glory Antero Wallinus-Rinne
Norway

Nominee

"The Moment of Glory"
Usain Bolt - "The fastest man on Earth"



Unfair Bencai Gong
USA

Nominee

"Unfair"
taken in Peru



Dune Runner Bill Klipp
USA

Nominee

"Dune Runner"
The empty vastness of the Hidden Vlei dunes in Namibia



Eyes Wide Closed Bobby Samuels
USA

Nominee

"Eyes Wide Closed"
I hope it goes into the glove!



Eighty-three Britta Baumann
Germany

Nominee

"Eighty-three"



Leadville Skijoring Carrie Washburn
USA

Nominee

"Leadville Skijoring"
Horse towing a skier down Harrison Ave. Leadville Colorado.



Skijoring Carrie Washburn
USA

Nominee

"Skijoring"
Skijoring Minturn, CO



Faceoff Christine Borg
Malta

Nominee

"Faceoff"
On the receiving end of Beqqu's impeccable punch



The Stumble Debra Kail
USA

Nominee

"The Stumble"
Starting gate at Delaware Park. Perfect timing on catching the entry stumbling forward.



Afloat in a Storm Denise Dethlefsen
USA

Nominee

"Afloat in a Storm"
Two hot-air balloons, lit by bright sunlight, float in front of stormy clouds



Judo Choreography Dmitryi Chelyapin
Russia

Nominee

"Judo Choreography"
The judo World Cup in Chelyabinsk 2014.



Catch of the Day Don Holman
USA

Nominee

"Catch of the Day"



Greater Than The Game Don Holman
USA

Nominee

"Greater Than The Game"
Peyton's Last Game



Training with Cormorants Donn Dobkin
USA

Nominee

"Training with Cormorants"
First hour of light, Sausalito, CA



Goal Under the Pier Erik Olson
USA

Nominee

"Goal Under the Pier"
July 2016



Kun Khmer, Cambodia Martial Art Guido Sperzaga
United Arab Emirates

Nominee

"Kun Khmer, Cambodia Martial Art "
Kun Khmer, commonly known as Pradal Serey is a fighting martial art still present in Cambodia history



Cracovia Jacek Labedzki
Poland

Nominee

"Cracovia"
Players sports club Cracovia, disagree with the judge's decision.



On the Road Again... Jacquelyn Schechter
USA

Nominee

"On the Road Again..."
Partners -- Blue Ridge Parkway (Eastern US)



Look No Hands Jan Bellamy
New Zealand

Nominee

"Look No Hands"



Clandestine Karen Lawton
New Zealand

Nominee

"Clandestine"



Triathlon Training kathleen fischer
USA

Nominee

"Triathlon Training"



Oceanview leon groshek
USA

Nominee

"Oceanview"



Ivanovich Forehand Liz Hardley
New Zealand

Nominee

"Ivanovich Forehand"



Tina Liz Hardley
New Zealand

Nominee

"Tina"



You Can't Be Serious Liz Hardley
New Zealand

Nominee

"You Can't Be Serious"



Skiing Manfred Schroeder
Switzerland

Nominee

"Skiing"
Skiing of sthe Moléson FR



Nor'easter Mary Beth Jarrosak
USA

Nominee

"Nor'easter"
Surfer riding wave during a Nor'Easter off of Block Island, RI



Head Game Matthew DeZee
USA

Nominee

"Head Game"



The Finish Matthew DeZee
USA

Nominee

"The Finish"
True Grit



Biker Polo Michael Gora
USA

Nominee

"Biker Polo"
He rarely misses on his rounds.



Off Roading Norbert Vella
Malta

Nominee

"Off Roading"
An Off Roading exhibition



Female Boxing Paulina Olszak
Poland

Nominee

"Female Boxing"
Boxing Tournament.Warsaw, Poland. April 2013.



Boxer Paulina Olszak
Poland

Nominee

"Boxer"
Final preparations before entering the ring.Cutman puts vaseline on the boxer's face to make it slick and reduce friction.



The Last Round Paulina Olszak
Poland

Nominee

"The Last Round"



Boxer Penelope Clute
USA

Nominee

"Boxer"
training at Rafael Trejo gymnasium, Havana, Cuba



Pacu Jawi Bull Race PRADEEP RAJA KANNAIAH
Singapore

Nominee

"Pacu Jawi Bull Race"
JOCKEY RIDING BULL TO THE FINISHING LINE,PACU JAWI BULL RACE,INDONESIA



Coaching Rainer Quesada
USA

Nominee

"Coaching"



Expedition Richard Berry
UK

Nominee

"Expedition"



Bicycle Race Rudi Neumaier
Switzerland

Nominee

"Bicycle Race"
Tour de Suisse 2015



The Touch Steve Dynie
Canada

Nominee

"The Touch"
Taken on the North Shore of Oahu.



Polo Sue Ratcliffe
Canada

Nominee

"Polo"



Back Off Terry Self
Canada

Nominee

"Back Off"



SuperPro Thomas Schell
Ukraine

Nominee

"SuperPro"
"SuperPro!" The inner suffer between the hard training sessions of young Cubans – following there dream to make a living with there sport. Dreams are born. Become a SuperPro!



Juvenile Rider Evaluation Viveca Venegas
Puerto Rico

Nominee

"Juvenile Rider Evaluation"



Traditional Fair Show Viveca Venegas
Puerto Rico

Nominee

"Traditional Fair Show"



Mountain Spring Ying Cai
Japan

Nominee

"Mountain Spring"
When the foot has entered the spring when the mountains or on the frozen



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