Delegates AIBA and EUBC visited the main sites where the tournament will be held.
The representatives of the International Amateur Boxing Association (AIBA) European Boxing Confederation (EUBC) visited Kharkiv in the framework of the coordination of the visit and verification of preparation for the main Boxing event in Europe.
Delegates AIBA and EUBC visited the main locations of the upcoming tournament, in particular, the Palace of sports Lokomotiv, which will host the matches, and also met with the organizers of the championship.
“We are not the first to hold the international Boxing tournaments in Ukraine and appreciate their organization. At this stage I am very pleased with how the preparation for the championship. For its part, EUBC are ready to provide all necessary support and share the European experience with Ukrainian partners”, – said the Executive Director of the EUBC Alexander Egorov.
“This year was a momentous one for our country, who will have the opportunity to show itself to the world. The last Eurovision song contest, international festivals and sports tournaments open our country to the European and world community. For the Boxing Federation is a great honor to go down in history of world sport and to play a role in the presentation of the Ukraine peace”, – said the President of Federation of Boxing of Ukraine Vladimir Prodivus.
Recall from 16 to 24 June accepts continental Boxing tournament – the European championship among men.
The European championship is one of the main qualifying tournaments, which will award licenses for the world Boxing championship in Hamburg this fall. Participation in the championship will bring more than 300 of the strongest boxers of the continent from 40 European countries, 80 of which will be eligible to compete for the title of world champion in 2017.
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