Union Internationale Motonautique

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Union Internationale Motonautique
Sport Powerboating
Category Water sport
Jurisdiction International
Abbreviation UIM
Founded 1927 (1927)
Affiliation General Association of International Sports Federations,
Association of IOC Recognised International Sports Federations
Headquarters Stade Louis II, Monaco
Location Principality of Monaco
President Italy Raffaele Chiulli
Secretary Switzerland Thomas Kurth
Replaced Union Internationale du Yachting Automobile
(founded) 1922
Official website

The Union Internationale Motonautique (UIM) is the international governing body of powerboating, based in the Principality of Monaco. It was founded in 1922, in Belgium, as the Union Internationale du Yachting Automobile.

World Championships conducted under UIM[edit]

  • Circuit ( F1H2o, F2, F500, F350, F250, F250, OSY400, GT-15, GT-30, FR1000 F4, Formula Future.)
  • Aquabike (Jet ski)
  • Offshore (XCAT, Class V1 etc.)
  • Pleasure Navigation
  • Radio-controlled boats

National Authorities[edit]

The UIM has a membership of more than fifty national authorities, including:

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