AIBA Executive Committee Approvals

//AIBA Executive Committee Approvals

Dear Board of Directors,
The AIBA Executive Committee approved the following new
competition rules at its meeting in Busan, Korea on February 17 – 18 2008. The
following changes which will come into effect after the 2008 Olympic
Games.

Old rule New rule
Senior (19-34 years of age) Elite (19-34 years of age) – name change
Male – four (4) rounds of two (2) minutes Male – three (3) rounds of tree (3) minutes
Female – three (3) rounds of two (2) minutes Female – four (4) rounds of two (2) minutes
Junior – (17-18 years of age) Youth – (17-18 years of age) – name change
Male – four (4) rounds of two (2) minutes Male – no change
Female – three (3) rounds of two (2) minutes Female – no change
Cadet (15-16 years of age) Junior (15-16 year of age) – name change
The weight categories for women and youth women were also aligned more closely with men
Women 13 weight categories Women 11 weight categories
46kg – 48kg – 50kg – 52kg – 54kg – 57kg – 60kg – 63kg – 66kg – 70kg – 75kg – 80kg & 86kg 46kg – 48kg – 51kg – 54kg – 57kg – 60kg – 64kg – 69kg – 75kg – 81kg & 81+kg

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