Årets hædringer i AIPS
Mandag d. 20. december 2004
Budapest, 20 December, 2004
We kindly ask you to distribute the news enclosed which we believe will be of major interest. It is the result of the most prestigious sports journalists poll of outstanding athletes and best press facilities for the year 2004.
We will be delighted for you to use all or part of the Press Release.
AIPS Deputy General Secretary
AIPS PRESS RELEASE
The International Sports Press Association (AIPS) with its 143 member countries and Specialist Commissions (representing professional sports journalists specialised in different sports branches) voted for the Best Athletes and Teams as well as the Best Press Facilities in 2004.
The winner athletes and team will receive a special silver laurel wreath donated by the Greek Sports Journalists Association while the Best Press Facilities Trophy is offered by the Hungarian Sports Journalists Association.
Best male athlete: Michael PHELPS, USA (swimming)
Best female athlete: Kelly HOLMES, Great Britain (athletics)
Best team: GREEK NATIONAL FOOTBALL TEAM, MEN
Best Press Facilities: SUMMER OLYMPIC GAMES, ATHENS, 2004