SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, March 11,
2021 – NORCECA Communications Director Roosevelt
Comarazamy has been the recipient of the
“Abelardo Raidi” Award presented by the Americas
chapter of the Association Internationale de la
Presse Sportif (AIPS).
The award was presented by Mr. Carlos Julio
Castellanos, interim president of the AIPS
America accompanied by Jorge Torres, president
of the Dominican Sports Writers Association,
during a ceremony on Wednesday at the Hall of
Fame Pavilion in Santo Domingo.
Comarazamy was recognized for his long service
as journalist in the Dominican Republic and
The Communications Director of NORCECA since
2003, Comarazamy has been FIVB Press Delegate in
World Championships, World Cups, Club World
Championships Age-Group World Championships and
the 2012 and 2016 Olympic Games.
He has been correspondent of The Sporting News
and Baseball America in his native Dominican
Republic and has been member of the France
Presse teams covering Central American Games and
Baseball Caribbean Series.
Comarazamy’s experience includes being TV anchor
of the Dominican stations covering the Olympic
Games from 1984 to 2008.