Please see below attachment for Team Delegation Handbook for the AIBA World Olympic qualification event for men in Baku, Azerbaijan.


Boxing begins on June 16th in the Azeri capital.

Ireland will use a four-strong squad in the light-welter, middle, heavy and super-heavy classes.

The tournament is the second last qualifier for Rio 2016. The final qualifier will be hosted in Vargas, Venezuela next month.

So far, seven Irish boxers, an Irish record since the current qualification system was introduced for the 1992 Olympics in Barcelona, have qualified.

Katie Taylor, Paddy Barnes, Brendan Irvine, Michael Conlan, David Oliver Joyce, Steven Donnelly and Joe Ward have booked tickets for the 31st Olympiad.