Join Team Ontario On Their #RoadToTokyo
With the upcoming Boxing Canada Olympic Qualifiers, Team Ontario boxers need your support! We will be securing facilities, paying for travel, food and equipment. Also we will cover the cost of testing with the CSIO and other High Performance initiatives with the team.
Established in 2016, the Tokyo 2020 program, supports the development of the most promising boxers from Ontario and aims to create a pool of talented athletes that have the potential to become full-time members of the High Performance squad and go on to compete at the 2020 Olympic Games.
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RECORD NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS AHEAD OF THE 2019 CANADIAN QUALIFICATION
With less than 2 weeks to go before the competition, the 2019 Canadian Qualification promises to be bigger than expected with a record number of registered participants from across Canada! Indeed, a total of 96 Elite boxers (61 men and 35 women) will take part in the qualification scheduled December 17 – 20 at Le Westin Montreal Hotel.
Each province could register up to two Elite boxers per division to challenge the Canadian champions for an opportunity to represent Canada at the upcoming international Olympic Qualification events.
Click HERE to consult the list of registered boxers.
“This competition is a crucial step in the qualification process for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. We look forward to seeing the best Canadian boxers in action over the course of four exciting boxing sessions,” states Boxing Canada’s High Performance Director, Daniel Trépanier.
For more information regarding the event, visit the 2019 Canadian Qualification webpage as more details will become available until the competition.
The 2019 Canadian Qualification is an event not to be missed, featuring world-calibre athletes as they venture towards their Olympic dream. The competition is open to the public and tickets are now available for purchase online for $90 for a week pass or $25 per session ($30 for the finals), and discounted prices are offered for youths aged 16 years and under (Purchase your tickets here)
For sponsorship opportunities or to purchase VIP ringside tables, please contact Boxing Canada’s office at [email protected]