The 41st Tammer Tournament opens the year in 202212 January 2022
The Tammer Tournament took place in the months of October and November in the previous decades but the organizers moved the event this time to January. It means the Tammer Tournament will be opening the year of 2022 in the European continent and will be the first big competition.
The new 41st Tammer Tournament will welcome top female and male elite boxers and could be the highlight of January. The venue of the traditional competition is the Pyynikki Sports Hall as in the previous years. The competition will be held in two female and eleven male weight categories in Tampere. The host of the tournament is the local boxing association and one of our experienced Technical Delegates, Ms. Anna Laukkanen is the organizer.
The Tammer Tournament launched in 1977 and several top champions from all over the globe attended in the prestigious event. The city of Tampere hosted the AIBA World Boxing Championships in 1993 and the European Boxing Championships in 2000. The Tammer Tournament returns to the boxing agenda after two years of break due to the Covid-19 pandemic following the last edition was held in November 2019.
The safety of all participants, the continuous medical checks, the social distancing, the hygienic preparations, wearing masks and all of the health controls are the responsibility of the local organizers in Finland avoid any new Covid-19 cases during the new edition of the Tammer Memorial Tournament.
Facts of the event
Name: Tammer Tournament
Date: January 20-24, 2022
Venue: Tampere, Finland
Gender: Men & Women
Age Group: Elite
Date of Birth: 1982-2003 born boxers
Weight categories of the event
Women’s: 50kg, 57kg
Men’s: 54kg, 57kg, 60kg, 63.5kg, 67kg, 71kg, 75kg, 80kg, 86kg, 92kg and +92kg
Schedule of the event
January 20, 2022 – Arrivals of the delegations
January 20, 2022, 21:00 – Technical Meeting
January 21, 2022, 11:00 – Official Draw
January 21, 2022, 15:00 – Day1 competition
January 22, 2022, 12:00 – Day2 competition
January 23, 2022, 14:00 – Day3 competition with the finals
January 24, 2022 – Departure of the delegations