The upcoming 2020-2021 EUBC European Boxing Championships and the Competition Calendar are confirmed30 September 2020
The President of the European Boxing Confederation Mr. Franco Falcinelli and the EUBC Executive Committee confirmed the upcoming EUBC European Boxing Championships following their negotiations in the Online Meeting.
The European Boxing Confederation will be holding three championships in the end of 2020 as per the previous plans. The EUBC European Youth Boxing Championships will be the first continental event which is scheduled to be held for the 2002-2003 born female and male boxers in Budva, Montenegro on November 11-23. Montenegro is preparing to its first ever EUBC Boxing Championships and will be made a historical step with the event.
Bulgaria’s capital, Sofia will be hosting the next edition of the EUBC European Junior Boxing Championships for the 2004-2005 born boxers which event will be starting from November 23 until December 3. The management of the Bulgarian Boxing Federation has got strong organizational experiences from the previous years.
The EUBC European U22 Boxing Championships was moved to December 8-18 and the city of Olbia will be the host of the third annual continental event in Italy’s picturesque island in Sardinia. Boxers from both genders who were born in 1998, in 1999, in 2000 and in 2001 are eligible to attend in the EUBC European U22 Boxing Championships.
Regarding the 2021 EUBC events, the originally planned EUBC European Elite Boxing Championships has been cancelled due to the postponement of the Tokyo Olympic Games and its qualification events to 2021. EUBC decided to host four EUBC European Boxing Championships from the schoolboys up to the U22 age groups in 2021.
The 2021 edition of the EUBC European U22 Boxing Championships will be held in March between the two Olympic Qualification Events. The EUBC European Junior Boxing Championships will be taking place in July 2021 in Tbilisi, Georgia. The EUBC European Schoolboys & Schoolgirls Boxing Championships will be held in Belfast, Northern Ireland on August 2021.
The 2021 EUBC European Youth Boxing Championships has been moved from April to September/October due to the re-scheduled AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships which is planning to be hosted in Kielce, Poland on April 10-24 in 2021.