AIPS to honour world championship mainstays

In anticipation of the World Championships in Athletics 2017 in London, AIPS and IAAF will honour veteran athletics journalists who have covered 10 or more World Championships throughout their career.

As the International Sports Press Association, AIPS will recognize sports media for their significant contribution in the coverage and promotion of global athletics at the 16th edition of the event, being held from August 4-13.

Journalists who have covered at least ten championships since its inception are welcome to send in their submissions and CVs to

In order to be bestowed the honour, a journalist must have covered the Championships while working for a media organisation as a reporter/freelance in the written press, a photographer or a TV/radio reporter. Journalists may provide proof of their coverage (accreditation badges, articles, photos, etc).


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