Eight Canadians to compete at the 2020 Bocskai Memorial Tournament in Hungary

After an intensive two-week training camp at the National Training Centre in Montreal, eight Canadians are getting ready to take part in the 64th edition of the Bocskai Memorial Tournament in Budapest, Hungary for the first competition in the 2020 calendar. Organized by the Hungarian Boxing Federation, the draw will be conducted on February 2nd and the competition is set to take place from February 3rd – 7th.

Here are the boxers who will be representing Canada:

52 kg    Justin Parina

63 kg    Luis Santana

75 kg    Jaquan Carty

81 kg    John-Michael Bianco

91 kg    Bryan Colwell

91+ kg  Christophe Bernier

51 kg    Mandy Bujold

75 kg    Melinda Watpool

The team will be accompanied by coaches Samir El Mais, Jill Perry and Sylvain Gagnon.

For more information regarding the competition (draw sheets, schedule, results, etc.), visit our Event Web Page for all details.

In the meantime, many other National Team boxers will be competing at the Brampton Cup this weekend. All results will be available on Boxing Ontario’s Website.


Posted on: January 31, 2020