Young Reporters Broadcasting - Longlist announcement

  • February 26, 2022

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LAUSANNE, February 26, 2022 - The AIPS Sport Media Awards are pleased to announce the longlist for the Young Reporters Broadcasting category.

The longlist represents the first judging stage and is based on the average ratings of the AIPS panel of specialists, the Executive Committee members and the members of the Jury.

Find out more about the judging stages here.

Here are the selected works, in alphabetical order of country:



Thomas Rathgeb (Austria), Car Racing without borders: A portrait of Benjamin Doppelreiter - OrfSportPlus

Sebastian Charles (Bulgaria), Peter Fury: Prison & boxing - bTV Media Group

Clarisse Sih (Cameroon), For the love of the nation - Cameroon Radio and Television

Juan Vera (Chile), Football and the social status in Chile -

Mengtong Niu (China), What a fun! An Olympic ski weekend - Xinhua News Agency

Valentina Peña (Colombia), Lightning: The young hockey team that breaks barriers in Colombia - Win Sports

Francis Hema (Ghana), Against all odds: Pra Babies hoping to make it through adversity - 3 SPORTS

Sakyibea Ofori (Ghana), Meet Anatu Sadat: Ghana's hijab wearing football sensation - TV3 Network Limited Ghana

Daniel Yeboah (Ghana), Para-athletics Fred Assor - TV3 Network Limited Ghana

Kelvin Kimathi (Kenya), Margaret Nyairera: Kenya's athletes battle with depression and trans-gender stigma - K24TV

Chris Migwambo (Kenya), A chance denied:How Kenyan Footballer Piston Mutamba lost a million dollar deal in Libya - K24 TV

Aabir Rharib (Morocco), This is my purpose - Aabir Rharib YouTube

Daniel Akinbusuyi (Nigeria), The Super Eagles return to their nest - Radio Now studios

Chidiebere Anugwolu (Nigeria), Documentary: "Social Media Footballer" - Nigeria Info FM

Lada Alekseeva (Russia), The most amazing fan of Fernando Torres - Match TV

Amy Wane (Senegal), Anta Sy, the saga of a basketball lioness - Sétanal média

Fatma Abdallah Chikawe (Tanzania), A woman has an equal rights of playing football even if she comes from countries that practice Islam - Azam TV

Alla Vas'kovs'ka (Ukraine), Winter mountains. Two climbs to the top of Hoverla - PravdaTUT Lviv

Mateo Vazquez (Uruguay), Lucas Rocha, the Plaza Colonia fan who celebrated despite the pandemic - El Pais

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT - Now, the EC members will narrow the longlists into a shortlist of candidates to be presented to the Jury members, who will conduct the three remaining voting stages.

The final ceremony will take place in May in Europe, date and location are still to be confirmed following the evolution of the pandemic.

To know more about the judging method and the AIPS Sport Media Awards 2021, click here

Stay tuned for the rest of the longlists!


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