CREED OF BOXING
To the preservation and development of boxing as a universal sport and its potential as a developer of young manhood and the expansion of greater amity and accord among nations of the world, the WORLD BOXING ASSOCIATION dedicates these rules and regulations.
WBA was conceived and functions as
Boxing is a natural expression of man’s innate competitive spirit and therefore truly the only sport which is practiced in every corner of the globe. From the early days of worldly existence, men have
It is herein suggested that the proof of boxing’s established place in the universe is the hope that mankind may substitute its spirit and essence for the fateful and deplorable resort to deadly wars. Better
World Boxing Association represents the respective boxing Commissions of countries, territories, states
These rules and regulations strive for uniformity of conduct of the sports within and outside the ring; for uniformity of scoring; for systematic rating of boxers in all divisions, leading to an orderly opportunity for title aspirants and
To this end, the WORLD BOXING ASSOCIATION counsels its members to become aware of the provisions of these rules and regulations and thus sustain boxing’s good name.
The WBA Oceania is an officially affiliated region with the WBA. Member countries include Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Vanuatu, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Western Samoa, American Samoa, Tonga, Guam, Tahiti and the Polynesian Islands. Our Charter includes maintaining the esteemed reputation and principles of the WBA and to promote Boxing throughout our region. The WBA Oceania works with local commissions, boxers, promoters and other stakeholders to deliver a standard of service expected of an internationally affiliated body. Being so affiliated enables us to provide our champions with genuine opportunities for career advancement.