Meet AIBA’s new Executive Director Tom Virgets
April 18, 2018
Who is Tom Virgets? I am very proud of having dedicated the last 30 years of my life working in sports. From running a strong sports programme at the Naval…
AIBA consults its main stakeholders as part of its ‘New Foundation Plan’
April 17, 2018
As part of its ‘New Foundation Plan’; whose main objective is to build a solid base for the future development of the organisation, the International Boxing Association (AIBA) has invited…
2018 Youth Continental Championships to kick off in Italy set to reveal the champions of tomorrow
April 17, 2018
This 2018 is a crucial year for the next generation of boxing champions with the Youth Continental, World and Olympic titles at stake. The road to the glory for the…
Eighteen countries earn medals at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
April 16, 2018
After 9 days of world-class boxing action, the Gold Coast’s Oxenford Studios have finally crowned the winners of the XXI Commonwealth Games. Following the footmark of some of the most…
AIBA’s Interim President backs greater transparency and new management reforms
April 10, 2018
Gafur Rahimov, the Interim President of the International Boxing Association (AIBA), said he was very pleased with the new partnership recently entered into with the Doping-Free Sport Unit (DFSU of…
AIBA Executive Director, Tom Virgets, speaks for the first time since taking over his position at the headquarters
April 6, 2018
The five key facts you need to know ahead of the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games
April 4, 2018
With the first big tournament of 2018 for the elite men’s and women’s boxers coming up on April 5, here are the five key facts you need to know before…
AIBA launches new Diversity in Boxing program
March 21, 2018
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has launched a new Diversity in Boxing program for all of its 203 National Federations. The new program will be the first in a range…
AIBA hires the Doping-Free Sport Unit (DFSU) of GAISF to strengthen its Anti-Doping system
March 16, 2018
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has announced a new partnership to outsource the management of its Anti-Doping program. The Doping-Free Sport Unit (DFSU) of the Global Association of International Sports…
AIBA R&J Commission convenes in a two days meeting in Assisi
March 13, 2018
The Italian city of Assisi, home of the European Boxing Confederation, has hosted a meeting of AIBA's Refereeing & Judging Commission on March 10th - 11th. During the successful two…