Caliendo Sports International announces the appointment of President Peter M. Caliendo to the Pan Am Games in Rio, Brazil and the Pre Olympics in Beijing, China.
Mr. Caliendo will be assigned as a Technical Commissioner which will govern the games for COPABE. This assignment consists of over seeing the baseball operations from start to finish.
Along with that assignment, the International Baseball Federation (IBAF), who governs baseball worldwide, has assigned him as the Director of the Technical Commissioners for the 2007 Pre-Olympics to be held August 18-25, 2007 in Beijing China.
The Pre Olympics are trail runs for the 2008 Olympics.
Peter Caliendo has been with the IBAF official for over 4 years, appointed by USA Baseball the governing body of amateur baseball in the USA and has trained players and coaches all over the world for over 25 years.
A Hoffman Estates resident, he is also the President of the Pitch and Hit club a professional baseball club in the Chicago area which promotes individuals in professional baseball by hosting an annual awards dinner with over 1000 people in attendance. The club also raises money for scholarships.
As President of Caliendo Sports International he trains coaches all over the world which includes the development of a baseball certification program for volunteers in the USA. Along with that Caliendo Sports takes teams all over the world for competition.
“It is a thrill for me to be appointed to both of these international events because of my love for international baseball”. Peter M. Caliendo.