Category - Amateur
The european union amateur boxing championships is a competition for amateur boxers from the european union and its candidate countries (thus turkey is a leading participant). The championships are organised by the continents governing body, the european boxing confederation (eubc). The first edition of the mens tournament took place in 2003 in strasbourg, france and the womens in 2006 in porto torres, italy. The european amateur boxing championships is the highest competition for boxing amateurs in europe, organised by the continents governing body eubc, which stands for the european boxing confederation. The first edition of the tournament took place in 1924, although the first competitive championships were hosted by the city of stockholm in 1925. universal boxing organization 2005-2007 tab trans america boxing 2005 gbu global. the mens 2018 european union amateur boxing championships was held in valladolid,. The bui was founded in 1980, and replaced the bbbofc associated irish boxing board of control, which had overseen professional boxing in ireland through the 1960s and 1970s. The bui is based at chancery place in dublin and the current president is brian mckeever, after being elected in 2017. Amateur boxing in ireland is run by a separate organisation, the iaba, who operate on an all. Boxing first appeared at the olympic games in 1904 and, apart from the games of 1912, has always been part of them. From 1904 to 2016, the united states and cuba won the most gold medals 50 for the u. Internationally, amateur boxing spread steadily throughout the first half of the 20th century, but when the first international body, the. The european boxing confederation (eubc) is the european governing body in amateur boxing. surprise knockdown amateur boxing in la union black kobra promotions. Powcast sports is an independent and self-funded digital sports marketing and media organization that covers sports. It is a great pleasure for me, as president of wbc, to present with our full support the web page of the african boxing union, affiliated to our organization since 1974 and from where many outstanding boxers and champions have flourished.