NEWS

Tough first round for Team Canada at the 2018 Strandja Tournament

Regrouping a total of 236 world-class boxers, the 69th International Boxing Tournament “Strandja 18” kicked off on February 19th and all three Canadian boxers were scheduled to step into the ring during the first two days of competition. Although the Canadian delegation cumulated defeats during the preliminary round of the tournament, it was a great experience for […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

3 Canadians are heading to Bulgaria for the 2018 Strandja Tournament

Three National Team boxers are currently on their way to Bulgaria to take part in the 69th International Boxing Tournament “Strandja ’18”. Organized by the Bulgarian Boxing Federation, the competition will take place from February 19th to the 25th and will regroup over 250 boxers from across the globe.  Here are the Canadian boxers who […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

Boxing Canada’s President Pat Fiacco appointed as the Technical Delegate for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

AIBA is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Pat Fiacco, AIBA Executive Committee Member and Chairman of Technical & Rules Commission, as the Technical Delegate for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. AIBA has full confidence that his experience and knowledge of the sport of boxing will contribute to the great success of these Games. (Source: AIBA […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

Four Canadians took part in the 2018 edition of the Golden Girl Championship

This past weekend, four Canadian boxers travelled along coach Jill Perry to participate in the 2018 Golden Girl Championship, the biggest female boxing tournament in the world taking place in Borås, Sweden. Two National Team athletes, 54 Kg Sara Haghighat-Joo and 81 Kg Marija Curran, were part of the Championship.   Here are the day-by-day […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

24 Canadians are newly certified with AIBA 1-Star Coaching Course

On November 20-26 2017, Boxing Canada hosted its first AIBA 1-star Coaching certification course at INS Québec (Institut National du Sport du Québec) in Montréal, where 24 Canadian coaches from across the country had been selected to go through the first level of International certification. The week-long seminar taught by the instructor Fabricio Leclercq from […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , ,

|
Leave a comment

Team Canada claimed 10 victories over a total of 14 bouts against Poland (recap)

On January 26 & 28, Team Canada stepped into the ring against Poland as part of a Dual Match, an international Olympic-style boxing competition where various countries will be invited each year to challenge the Canadian delegation. For its 1st edition, Canada welcomed Poland. After a week-long training camp, eight international bout were on the […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

Canada vs Poland: An international Olympic-style boxing event in Montreal

Boxing Canada presents the first edition of an international Olympic-style boxing event, the Canada-Poland Dual Match, an annual competition where various countries will be invited each year to challenge the Canadian delegation. For the 1st edition, Team Canada welcomes Poland’s National Team.    The “Canada vs Poland” programme includes a week-long training camp, culminating in […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

Boxing Canada Nominates Seven Boxers to 2018 Commonwealth Games Team

Montreal – December 12th, 2017.  Boxing Canada is proud to nominate the seven boxers who will represent Canada as they step into the ring at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia April 4-15, 2018. The dynamic group composed of three men and four women will set their sight on the podium come April. […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , , , , , , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

Olympian Arthur Biyarslanov moves on to professional career

After dedicating more than a decade to boxing, Arthur Biyarslanov has decided to bow out of Olympic boxing to transition into professional boxing. With a record of 98 amateur bouts (85-13), Arthur had been thinking about making the jump to the professional ranks since 2014, but had decided to persevere in order to gain more […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , , ,

|
Leave a comment

5 medals for Team Canada at the International Boxing Tournament “Balkan”

The third edition of the International Boxing Tournament “Balkan” came to an end on Sunday and the Canadian delegation left its mark, claiming a total of five medals! Indeed, it’s a great improvement compared to last year performance as Bianca Paquin (51Kg) was the sole Canadian to step onto the podium. This year, Caroline Veyre (60Kg) […]


Posted in Announcements

|

Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

|
Leave a comment