The Boy/Girl 4, Junior 1 & 2 National Championships 2022 will begin on March 11th, and will be boxed in the National Stadium, Dublin.
Entries, which may be submitted by Provincial Units and the Antrim and Dublin County Boards, must be received by 5pm on Friday, March 4th,
Boxing: March 11th, 12th, 13th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 25th, 26th, 27th, April 1st, 2nd
The above dates are subject to change, dependant on entries
Venue: The National Boxing Stadium Complex Dublin
Weigh-In & Medical: Friday, Saturday and Sunday 8am – 9am and 12pm – 1pm.
Boxers will weigh in each day they box
Draw: Live streamed Tuesday 8th March at 2pm in National Stadium.
Programmes will be sent to all units and posted on the IABA website. Please do not call the office for information.
Boy 4: 27kg; 29kg; 31kg; 33kg; 36kg; 39kg; 42kg; 44kg; 46kg; 48kg; 50kg; 52kg; 54kg; 57kg; 60kg; 63kg; 66kg; 70kg; 75kg; 80kg; 85kg; 91kg; 91+kg.
Junior 1 & 2: 29kg, 31kg; 33kg; 36kg; 39kg; 42kg; 44kg; 46kg; 48kg; 50kg; 52kg; 54kg; 57kg; 60kg; 63kg; 66kg; 70kg; 75kg; 80kg; 85kg; 91kg; 91+ kg.
Girl 4: 25kg, 27kg, 29kg, 31kg, 33kg, 35kg, 37kg, 39kg, 41kg, 43, 45kg, 47kg, 49kg, 51kg, 53kg, 55kg, 57kg, 59kg, 61kg, 63kg, 66kg, 68kg, 70kg, 72kg, 75kg, 75+kg.
Junior 1/2: 25kg, 27kg, 29kg, 31kg, 33kg, 35kg, 37kg, 39kg, 41kg, 43kg, 46kg, 48kg, 50kg, 52kg, 54kg, 57kg, 60kg, 63kg, 66kg, 70kg, 75kg, 80kg, 80+kg.
Rounds: Boxing will be 3 x 1 ½ minute rounds for Boy/Girl 4 and 3 x 2 minute rounds for Junior 1 and Junior 2
Entries: Only those sent by the Secretaries of the Provincial Councils and of the Antrim and Dublin County Boards shall be accepted. Entries must be submitted by 5pm on Friday 4th March.
At the conclusion of the Unit Championships, details of names, club, age (B4/G4/J1/J2) and weights for the Irish Championships must be sent by email to firstname.lastname@example.org and to Stephen Connolly at email@example.com
If any boxer is moving up in weight from the Unit Championships, the boxers club must notify the Unit Secretary of same before entries are sent. As there was no Championship in 2021, there will be no current champions entering.
Entry Fee: A €10 entry fee applies. This fee will be collected from all boxers at the weigh-in on their first day of boxing. Boxers must also give their Boxing Record Book to National Registrar and Chief Official Stephen Connolly at their initial weigh-in.
Anti-Doping: Boxers must provide details of any medication they are taking or have taken in the preceding 4 weeks. Anti-Doping may be carried out at any stage of the competition.
Attention is called to the stipulation in the IABA Rule book that each boxer presented by his/her club shall be fit to box. This is the responsibility of the club.
Attire: Coaches must wear tracksuits and runners in their corners at all sessions and endeavour to set a high standard of hygiene. Only qualified coaches are permitted in corners.
N.B. It is a condition of entry that all boxers and their clubs have signed and submitted the Members Acknowledgement Form and it is the responsibility of the entering unit that this stipulation is complied with.
Gumshields: Red/Orange/Pink or variations of these colours are not allowed.
Any boxer who is participating in other contact sports (see www.iba.sport) shall be removed from these Championships.