Émilie-Poucan photo Contest, 12th edition


January 15 th 2022 - 09:20

The winners are...

Magnus Torquato (in car) and Charly Lopez (in helicopter).

 

They will receive the award on the podium today at 7:45pm in Jeddah.

Thank you to the 30 photographers who have participated in the contest.

 

The jury was composed by 5 competitors and the Dakar Director:

  • Dania Akeel
  • Nasser Al-Attiyah
  • Yazeed Al Rajhi
  • Sébastien Loeb
  • Stéphane Peterhansel
  • David Castera
Winning picture of the Emilie Poucan's Prize - Riders during the fourth stage of the Dakar 2022 between Al Qaysumah and Riyadh, in Saudi Arabia on January 5, 2022.
Winning picture of the Emilie Poucan's Prize - Riders during the fourth stage of the Dakar 2022 between Al Qaysumah and Riyadh, in Saudi Arabia on January 5, 2022. © ASO/Charly Lopez
Winning picture of Emilie Poucan's Prize - 03 Sunderland Sam (aus), GasGas Factory Racing, KTM 450 Rally Factory Replica, Moto, action during the eighth stage of the Dakar 2022 between Al Dawadimi and Wadi Ad Dawasir, in Saudi Arabia on January 10, 2022.
Winning picture of Emilie Poucan's Prize - 03 Sunderland Sam (aus), GasGas Factory Racing, KTM 450 Rally Factory Replica, Moto, action during the eighth stage of the Dakar 2022 between Al Dawadimi and Wadi Ad Dawasir, in Saudi Arabia on January 10, 2022. © Magnus Torquato / FOTOP

In loving memory of Émilie

Émilie-Poucan photo contest  rewards the best photo of the Dakar rally. Émilie Poucan worked as the Dakar's press chief until 2010, when she died in a plane crash on her way back from South Africa. She passed away the day of her 32th birthday. The contest was launched in 2011.

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