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Mr Fidel MENDOZA CARRASQUILLA

Mr Fidel MENDOZA CARRASQUILLA

Fidel MENDOZA CARRASQUILLA
Entry in the IOC 1988
Country COL (Colombia)
Born 07 July 1925, TURBACO
Education
Doctorate in Medicine and Surgery, National University of Bogota (1953); specialist in internal medicine

Career
Physician at the Colombian Institute for Social Security; Air Force physician for 26 years

Sports practised
Baseball, softball

Sports administration
Founder and first President of the Baseball League of Bogota (1969-1979); member of the Boxing and Baseball Federations (until 1979); member, physician, team director of numerous Colombian sports delegations (1969-); Treasurer of PASO (1983-1992); President of the NOC (1979-1989); Secretary General and treasurer of the Bolivarian Sports Organization (ODEBO) (1980-)

IOC History
Member of the IOC from 1988 to 2006; Honorary Member since 2006; member of the following Commissions: International Olympic Academy (1989-1990), Medical (1990-2006)