Boxing

Boxing

Event Description

The Boxing Exhibition will be staged at the Queensland Police Service Academy and operate in accordance with Australian Amateur Boxing Rules, Sports Medicine Australia – Concussion in Sport Policy, SPORT CONCUSSION ASSESSMENT TOOL and Sports Medicine Australia Policy – Infectious Disease.  

There are two age categories in this exhibition event – Under 40 and Over 40 Masters.

Weigh in will be held from 3.30 pm prior to the event. The pairing of bouts will be by ‘catchwieght’ and boxers are to ensure they are within the weight category.

Description

The competition will be run in weight divisions only. 

Men’s bouts will consist of 3 x 2 min rounds.

Women’s bouts will consist of 3 x 2 min rounds.

This is an exhibition event and will operate in accordance with Australian Amateur Boxing Rules, Australian Sports Medicine’s concussion policy and blood and infectious diseases policy.

The event will be refereed by dedicated boxing officials.

The Coordinators will ensure there is no disparity in matching boxers in terms of weight and/or ability.

Special Instructions

Boxers must wear approved head wear, mouthguard and groin protection.

Boxers will wear their own running shoes, boxing or wrestling boots.

All boxers will provide their own wraps (No taping of hands will be permitted).

Groin guards are compulsory and will not be provided.

All competitors must provide their own red or blue singlet and suitable sports shorts.

Boxers will fight with 16 oz gloves but only a small number of gloves and headgear will be provided. Boxers can wear their own 16 oz gloves and headgear that will be inspected for condition and safety.

If any personally provided equipment is found to be unsuitable the competitor will not be allowed to use it.

All boxers are encouraged to have 1 “Second” or cornerman, a bucket, water bottle and towel. Only 2 cornermen or seconds will be allowed in the boxers corner at any time.

Boxing Facilities

A dedicated ring will be provided for this exhibition boxing bout and will be erected in the gymnasium of the Queensland Police Service Academy.

There are toilet and change facilities available.

A warm up area will be designated.

Categories

Division

Weight

Rounds

Fee

 

Age

 

Men

Lightweight

(60kg)

3 x 2min rounds

$40/per

 

Under 40

Over 40 (Masters)

Middleweight

(64kg)

Middleweight

(69kg)

Middleweight

(75kg)

Heavyweight

(81kg)

Heavyweight

(91kg+)

Women

Bantamweight

(48kg)

3 x 2min rounds

$40/per

Weight Divisions Only

No Age Divisions

Bantamweight

(51kg)

Lightweight

(54kg)

Lightweight

(57kg)

Lightweight

(60kg)

Middleweight

(64kg)

Middleweight

(69kg)

Middleweight

(75kg)

Heavyweight

(81kg)

Heavyweight

(91kg+)

DATE

Saturday, 12 October 2019

TIME

3.30 PM Weigh In / Safety Briefing – All Entrants

5.00 pm Competition Commences

FEES

$40 Per Boxer (Plus $35 Games Registration Fee)

LOCATION

The Gymnasium, Queensland Police Service Academy, 72 Rudd Street, Oxley

CONTACT

S/C Peter Wilmot, State Crime Command

Wilmot.PeterP@police.qld.gov.au

S/C Andy MacPherson, QPS

Macpherson.AndrewG@police.qld.gov.au