Tammara Thibeault

BALKAN WOMEN’S CUP

ELITE & YOUTH (WOMEN)

 

ELITE

54 Kg Sara Haghighat-Joo
57 Kg Sabrina Aubin
60 Kg Caroline Veyre
64 Kg Sara Kali
75 Kg Tammara Thibeault
81 Kg Marija Curan

 

YOUTH

51 Kg Christian Zelenco
57 Kg Stéphanie Thibault
60 Kg Katiushka Vasquez-Soto
69 Kg Charlie Cavanagh

 

Coaches: João Carlos Barros, Jill Perry 
R&J: Lyla Simon
Robert Schinke (sport psychologist), Jean-Paul Raphaël (therapist) and Ève Crépeau (nutritionist)

 

October 18th: General weigh in and Official draw
October 18th – 19th: Preliminary rounds
October 20th: Quarterfinals
October 21st: Semifinals
October 22nd: Finals

 

10 female boxers will participate in the 3rd edition of the International Boxing Tournament “Balkan”

For the third edition of the International Boxing Tournament ”Balkan”, Boxing Canada is proud to announce the female boxers who will participate in the competition that will take place October 18th – 22nd in Sofia, Bulgaria. Organized by the Bulgarian Boxing Federation, this women boxing tournament regroups Youth and Elite boxers. Here are the ten Canadians who will compete:


ELITE

54 Kg Sara Haghighat-Joo
57 Kg Sabrina Aubin
60 Kg Caroline Veyre
64 Kg Sara Kali
75 Kg Tammara Thibeault
81 Kg Marija Curran
 

YOUTH

51 Kg Christian Zelenco
57 Kg Stéphanie Thibault
60 Kg Katiushka Vasquez-Soto
69 Kg Charlie Cavanagh
 
The Canadian delegation will be accompanied by coaches João Carlos Barros and Jill Perry, along with Robert Schinke (sport psychologist), Jean-Paul Raphaël (therapist) and Ève Crépeau (nutritionist).  Moreover, AIBA 1-Star official Lyla Simon will also partake in the competition as a Canadian referee and judges.

 

“This tournament will be a great opportunity for the Youth boxers to watch and learn from the more experienced Elite boxers.” affirms Daniel Trépanier, Boxing Canada’s High Performance Director. “It will be the first competition for the Women’s National Team since their success at the Continentals and I am confident that our boxers are well-prepared coming into this tournament.” Indeed, back in June, all seven women who participated in the AMBC Continental Championships in Honduras made it all the way into the finals, which unprecedented!

 

The general weigh in and the official draw will take place on October 18th, 2017. Although the competition will not be available on live streaming, you can follow our boxers’ progression on our WEB PAGE for the event as well as our social media platforms (FACEBOOK PAGE  &  TWITTER) as information will be updated throughout the tournament. 

 

 

Success for the Canadian delegation at the 5th edition of the Celtic Box Cup

Hosted in the seaside town of Dungarvan, County Waterford, the Celtic Box Cup, was held from September 29th until October 1st, 2017.  The fifth edition of Ireland' premier Olympic boxing event regrouped competitors from across the globe to compete for the prestigious trophy. It was the first time that Team Canada took part in the competition and the Canadian delegation made sure to leave a lasting impression in Ireland!

Here's the six boxers who represented Canada at the Celtic Box Cup:

52 Kg   Eder Clervoix

60 Kg   Rodolfo Velasquez

60 Kg   Caroline Veyre

64 Kg   Thomas Blumenfeld

75 Kg   Tammara Thibeault

81 Kg   Harley-David O'Reilly

Five out of the six Canadian representatives acceded to the finals in the hope to claim the prestigious trophy in their respective weight categories. However, Thomas Blumenfeld was the only Canadian boxer to come out victorious with a 4-1 split decision over Irish boxer Stephen McKenna while the other boxers lost in close decisions over their opponents, still claiming silver in their divisions. Moreover, Thomas Blumenfeld was also awarded the prize for Best Boxer of the tournament!

Overall, the tournament was a great experience for our Canadian boxers who claimed 1 gold medal as well as 4 silvers. 

To consult all the information related to the competition (draw sheet, results), please consult our Event Web Page.

 

Celtic Box Cup

ELITE

 

Ireland’s premier Olympic boxing event takes place from the 29th September to the 1st October 2017. Hosted in the seaside town of Dungarvan, County Waterford, the Celtic Box Cup sees competitors from across the globe compete for the prestigious trophy.

 

DRAW

  • 52 Kg (Eder Clervoix)
  • 60 Kg (Rodolfo Velasquez)
  • 64 Kg (Thomas Blumenfeld)
  • 81 Kg (Harley-David O’Reilly)
  • 60 Kg (Caroline Veyre)
  • 75 Kg (Tammara Thibeault)

 

RESULTS