(NOV 8) WBAN has received an update on the ongoing saga of the
Boxers' Uniform for Women. In a recent press release, dated
November 4, 2011, the AIBA said that the
AIBA has recently noticed a strong media/press interest on the
issue of Boxers' Uniform for Women.
In this regard, AIBA would
like to clarify its current position on the matter:
- AIBA has not made any final decision on Boxers' Uniform for
- AIBA plans to call a AIBA Technical and Rules Commission
meeting in January 2012 to discuss the issue and to offer
recommendations to the AIBA Executive Committee before making
its final decision.
- At this point in time, AIBA is seeking a consensus from the
worldwide Boxing Family and the wider public for reference
Boxing fans and others in the sport who wish to give their
feedback, go to:
Please take a few minutes to voice your opinion on this topic with them.
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