02.11.2015

ANOC 2015 Awards Round Up - Olympians celebrated at star studded event.

The winning male and best female athlete from each of the five Continental Games and individual winners are: 

Asia

Femi Seun Ogunode (Qatar) - Athletics 100m

Yao Jinnan (China) Gymnastics

Africa

Franck Elemba - Congo - Shot Put

Marie-Josee Ta Lou (Cote d'Ivoire) Athletics

Oceania

Ryan Pini MBE, OL Papua New Guinea - Swimming

Jennifer Chieng (Micronesia) Boxing

Europe

Togrul Asgarov (Azerbaijan) - Wrestling

Katie Taylor (Ireland) - Boxing

Americas

Thiago Pereira (Brazil) - Swimming

Kim Rhode (USA) - Shooting

 

Individual Awards: 

ANOC Award for Outstanding Performance Announcement:

Bob Beamon (USA) Athletics

 

ANOC Lifetime Achievement Award:

Mr Francesco Ricci Bitti (Italy)

 

ANOC Award for Contribution to the Olympic Movement Announcement:

Dr Thomas Bach (Germany)