about The 2016 AIBA Youth World Boxing Championships will take place from 17-26 November in St Petersburg, Russia. The competition is open to boxers born in 1998 and 1999 across the following ten weight categories:

  • Light Flyweight (49kg)
  • Flyweight (52kg)
  • Bantamweight (56kg)
  • Lightweight (60kg)
  • Light Welterweight (64kg)
  • Welterweight (69 kg)
  • Middleweight (75kg)
  • Light Heavyweight (81kg)
  • Heavyweight (91kg)
  • Super Heavyweight (+91kg)
The Sibur Arena will host the competition, one of the city’s most modern sports venues with a capacity of over 7,000 spectators.