Official Weight divisions
FOR FURTHER IDENTIFICATION OF WEIGHT CLASS IN CANADA PLEASE REFER TO BOXING CANADA ARTICLES AND RULES
RULE 2 – CATEGORY OF BOXERS
2.1. Novice – is a boxer who has competed in 10 bouts or less.
2.2. A Novice boxer may be considered for Open competition based on the judgement of his/her Provincial Branch Executive, provided the boxer has competed in at least five (5) bouts as a Novice with two (2) wins and no more than two (2) completed exhibition bouts.
2.3. Exhibition bouts count in the number of total bouts of Novice boxers. If a Novice boxer enters a Novice tournament with ten (10) bouts or less and finishes a tournament with more than ten (10) total bouts, the boxer remains a Novice until the end of the tournament.
2.4. Open – is a boxer who has competed in more than 10 bouts, or if a boxer has been upgraded as per rule 2.2.
2.5. Amateur in Kick Boxing, MMA or any other contact sport may join Boxing Canada and register as a member, but shall not spar or compete for 60 days from the date of registration.
PLEASE NOTE - THERE ARE NO WEIGHT ALLOWANCES AT NATIONAL OR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITIONS - ALL BOXERS MUST WEIGH WITHIN THE SPECIFICATIONS OR BE DISQUALIFIED.