Please scroll down for key World and European dates for remainder of 2016.

Irish women’s boxing get proceedings underway at the 9th AIBA World Women’s Championships and Olympic qualifiers in Astana, Kazakhstan later this month.

Twelve – four in each weight – Rio 2016 places will be up for grabs in Central Asia in the three Olympic weights – flyweight, lightweight and middleweight – for women.


AIBA World Elite Women’s Championships and Olympic qualifiers
May 19/27, Astana, Kazakhstan

World Olympic qualifier (for men)
June 14/26, Baku, Azerbaijan

World Series of Boxing v AIBA Pro Boxing Olympic qualifier
(End of June, beginning of July. Host city to be confirmed)

Olympic Games
August 5/21, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

AIBA World Men’s Youth Championships
November 14/27, St Petersburg, Russia


European Men’s Youth Championships
Anapa, Russia, June 6/15

European Men’s Junior Championships
Keszthely, Hungary, June 18/26

European Schoolboys Championships
Zagreb, Croatia, July 23/August 1

European Women’s Youth and Junior Championships
Turkey, September 15/24 (host city to be confirmed)

European Women’s Elite Championships.
November (host city and dates to be confirmed)