The path towards Olympic stardom is now clear for all Boxers around the world with the confirmation of the Olympic qualification process for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing, China.

A grand total of 286 vacancies are available of which a maximum of six are guaranteed for the host nation – China, while the guidelines confirm that a maximum of only one athlete per NOC is able to qualify in each weight division.

The qualification process includes 10 events – the 2007 Senior World Championships, the Oceania continental championships and two Olympic qualifying tournaments in Africa, America, Asia and Europe.

The first qualifying event will be the 2007 World Championships.

To view the Olympic qualifying guidelines click here.

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