Longlist announcement for Young Reporters Broadcasting

  • March 13, 2023

LAUSANNE, March 13, 2023 - 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.

Disclaimer: All names and information have been published as we have received them, for any corrections please contact us at info@aipsawards.com.

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


Philip Dirnbeck (Austria), Emotions of the Special Olympics - ORF

Thomas Rathgeb (Austria), Sports during the energy crisis - can we afford this? - ORF

Hilay Christelle Tolo Kpadonou (Benin), Sylvestre Monnou, a growing star of Beninese tennis - Icône TV

Henrique Arcoverde (Brazil), The bricklayer's glove guy - Grupo Globo

Mariana Tolentino (Brazil), Citizenship and Sport: Teachers are examples of social inclusion and democracy - Sistema Sagres de Comunicação

Borislav Orlinov (Bulgaria), Evdokia Popadinova - Unbreakable - Max Sport

Mubarak Haruna (Ghana), Nima Dreams: Lack of football pitches affecting talent production in Nima - Muftawu Nabila Abdulai

Francis Hema (Ghana), Football and motherhood; Fidaus Yakubu playing football as a mother of two - Media General

Stephen Keter (Kenya), Waliobobea; Meet Tecla Chemwabwai, Kenya's first female Olympian - Nation Media Group

Soobin Shin (Republic of Korea), Batting on a Miracle - KBS

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

Victorine Kaaronda (Namibia), Never walk alone project- King Tee & Tim Ekandjo - Namibia Broadcasting Corporation

Castro Uulumbu (Namibia), On the Spot with Namibias’ women football pioneer, Julien Garises - One Africa Television

Oluwatobi Ayinde (Nigeria), Owambe and hoop, Basketball in Ijeja community. - Yes FM

Lada Alekseeva (Russia), Sport during the war - Match TV

Qasem ALmaskeen (Saudi Arabia), Khaleejclub win a title after 18 - AlYaum newspaper

Thess Mostoles (Spain), Becoming a professional boxer with Amy Andrew - Women in Sport

Pierre Pillet (Switzerland), The Inland Glacier patrol - Léman Bleu

Ilyes Ben Salah (Tunisia), Interview with the Sports Minister - Diwan FM

Halit Çiçekli (Turkey), Amputee Football World Cup Final Report - TRT

Kitaka Abel (Uganda), Footballing life in West Nile Uganda - Salt Media

Alla Vas'kovs'ka (Ukraine), First “RUNDAY” after 24th February in Lviv. How runners met the war and why they decided to continue - Pershyi Zakhidnyi TV and radio

Benjamin Cure (USA), Benjamin Cure interviews Inter Miami CF Academy U-17 goalkeepers - Inter Miami CF

Audrey Green (USA), Tennis Ground-Breaking on Middle Tennessee State University's Campus - Audrey Green (YouTube)

Benjamin Payne (USA), The business of ‘Banana Ball’: How the Savannah Bananas are changing baseball in Georgia and beyond - Georgia Public Broadcasting

Ari Saperstein (USA), Ukrainian gymnast Illia Kovtun & the photo seen around the world - Blind Landing

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT Following this longlist, we will announce the shortlist and subsequently the finalists.

The final ceremony will take place in Seoul on May 9, 2023.

Stay tuned for the rest of the longlists!


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