Friday, September 26, 2008

AIBA School (light contact) boxing championship UNSS - France, 2008

Light contact boxing AIBA in Lormont,Bordeaux - France - school championship. They call it Boxe Educative - Educational boxing.
140 competitors from the whole France competed in two days UNSS - l'Union Nationale du Sport Scolaire - School sport Federation competition.
This is a unique and very rare practice of light contact AIBA boxing in Europe. Frenchmen has technology and knowledge how to develop contact sports from the early ages. In many countries coaches and managers of boxing events don't take care about organized amateur competition for children. They start immediately with full contact boxing bouts. But maybe - this is a key to success of AIBA english boxing in France. We should learn from their good practice.

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