2011 Photo Contest, Sports, 1st prize

Sports 2010


Adam Pretty

23 August, 2010

Sports 2010

About the photographer

Adam Pretty

Adam Pretty is a professional sports photographer from Sydney, Australia. He began his career as a news photographer at The Sydney Morning Herald in 1997 and his desire to spe...

Background story


Jose Davila of Mexico crosses the start line during a race of the boys techno 293 windsurfer event, at the Youth Olympics. The first ever Youth Olympic Games, held in Singapore, attracted 3,351 athletes between the ages of 14 and 18, nominated by 204 National Olympic Committees.

Photo credit:
Getty Images

Technical information

Shutter Speed
1/1600 s
Focal length
25 mm

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