The draw was held on Wednesday for the 2010 AIBA Women World Boxing Championships being held in Bridgetown Barbados.


In total, there are 267 athletes from 65 different Federations

Brackets can be found at


Here is how the Canadian Girls did…



Session 1B      Thur 09 Sept 2010      14:00hr            Light Fly         45-48kg           29 athletes      

Bout #12         Lynsey HOLDAWAY           WAL               vs         Jacqueline PARK        CAN
                                   WIN                                                                          LOSS                                                  10:2


Session 2B      Thur 09 Sept 2010      19:30hr            Light               60 kgs              42 athletes

Bout #26         Stephanie WALKER              CAN               vs         Bugar TASHEEN       GER
                                  —                                                                               ADVANCES                                      GER W/O


Session 3B      Fri 10 Sept 2010         16:00hr            Fly                   51 kgs              45 athletes

Bout #48         Hyang KIM OK                     PRK                vs         Mandy BUJOLD        CAN

                                WIN                                                                               LOSS                                                8:5

Session 4A      Fri 10 Sept 2010         19:30hr            Welter             69 kgs              22 athletes

Bout #56         Kandi WYATT                       CAN               vs         Andeccia WASSON   USA

                               LOSS                                                                                          WIN                                       17:3

Session            Sun 12 Sept 2010        16:00hr            Feather                        57 kgs              29 athletes

Bout #123       Melissa GUILLEMETTE       CAN               vs         Reyna COTIJA           MEX

                                         LOSS                                                                         WIN                                             8:6

Session            Sun 12 Sept 2010        19:30hr            Light Heavy    81 kgs              14 athletes

Bout #129       Melinda WATPOOL              CAN               vs         Marina VOLNOVA   KAZ


Session            Mon 13 Sept 2010      19:30hr            Middle                        69 kgs              27 athletes

Bout #162       Mary SPENCER                     CAN               vs         Anna LAURELL        SWE


Four Boxing Ontario Women are competing this week in Bridgetown Barbados at the AIBA World Championships. Athletes arrived on Monday Sept 6th and recieved a full police escort throught the city to their hotel.


Weigh-ins and the draw will take place on Wednesday with the action commencing on Thursday.


At this years tournament, 75 nations and 306 boxers will be competing at the AIBA Women’s World Championships and these numbers break every former record in women’s boxing’s history. This will also be the biggest boxing tournament to be held in the South Caribbean region.


Of the total, 27 countries are from the European Confederation, 17 each from the Asian and American Confederation, 12 from the African Confederation and two from Oceania. Furthermore, 31 nations will be making their debut at the Women’s World Championships.


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In the Photo…girls going for 7am run

From Left to Right

Jacqui Park, Melinda Watpool, Melissa Guillemette (Quebec), Mandy Bujold and Mary Spencer