Announcement of the 3rd Antwerp University and Panathlon Drawing Contest winners

Congratulations to the authors of the 15 best selected drawings and three winners! On 19 February 2019 during the Panathlon Antwerp Sports Personalities 2018, the exposition of the 3rd Antwerp University and Panathlon Drawing Contest was presented to the Selection Commission and the ceremony guests.


The Commission consisting of Prof. Dr. F. baron Van Loon of the Panathlon Club of the University of Antwerp and P. Verboven of the PCU Committee and chaired by Prof. Dr. A. Verschoren of the University of Antwerp, chose three winners:
1. Francisca Ojeda from the Liceo experimental artístico, Chile, with “Union”;
2. Maria Makacheva from the St. Mary’s Shelter, Russia, with “Jump into the unknown”;
3. Liyana Gasnafar from Ashoka University, India, with “Sporting Compassion”.
The Commission appointed winners according to the following criteria:

– integrity of the artistic image, unity of form and content;

– aesthetics and artistic level;

– the expression of the idea of ​​fair play.


The Commission also decided to extend an honorable commendation to Michael Wu from the University of California, USA, with “Let’s Play Basketball” for the high technical level of the drawing.

The Commission commended the overall high artistic and technical level of the drawings.



On behalf of the PCU Committee and the University of Antwerp, our thanks to everyone who entered the 3rd Drawing Contest. More details are coming soon.