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Upcoming Nationals

Statement Regarding USIBA National Championships 2020

The United States Intercollegiate Boxing Association and the National Collegiate Boxing Association, in consultation with USA Boxing, have jointly decided to cancel their respective upcoming Collegiate Boxing Championships. This was a very difficult decision to make because our student-athletes have trained hard all year towards earning a championship belt, and because we do not have the ability to postpone the event given the academic schedules of our athletes and member schools.  However, the health, wellness, and safety of our student-athletes, coaches, officials, doctors, and fans is of paramount importance and this decision aligns with guidance from the Center for Disease Control, United States Olympic and Para-Olympic Committee, NCAA, and local health organizations.

National Championship Eligibility

Please note  that boxers must be a current full-time student to participate in the National Tournament.

Please note that teams must be registered with USIBA to be eligible for team points and the Team National Championship award.

2020 USIBA National Championships Preliminary Information

Tournament Date: March 18-22, 2020

Tournament Registration: opens January 21st.
Tournament Check-in:
Wed, March 18 from 2:00 - 10:00  or Thurs, March 19 from 6a.m. - 7:30a.m. 
Note: Boxers must be checked-in by 7:30am on Thursday, March 19 to be admitted into the tournament.  No exceptions.

Host Team: Georgia Tech

Host Hotel:
DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton Atlanta Perimeter Dunwoody
4386 Chamblee Dunwoody Rd., Atlanta, GA 30341
March 18-22, 2020 room rate for 2 Queen Standard is $119. Local and state taxes apply. Coffee maker in each room. Fitness Center. Complimentary Wi-Fi. Complimentary parking. All rooms are non-smoking.

Closest Airport:
ATL -- Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport

Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for United States Intercollegiate Boxing! Please click here to book your flights. You may also call Delta Meeting Network at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 7:30 p.m. (CT) and refer to Meeting Event Code NMU2A

*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via the reservation 800 number.

MARTA can be taken to/from the Dunwoody Station.

Boxer Eligibility:
1) Be a full-time student at a four-year college or university. Present a letter from the college registrar stating you are a full-time student (w/ student ID number)  OR  present current college transcripts.
2) Be registered with USA Boxing for 2020. Present a valid USAB passbook at tournament check-in.
3) Have a completed annual sports physical. Staple the valid "Fit to Box" form into the back of your USAB passbook.

Tournament Divisions:
Beginner (0-2 bouts experience)
Novice (>9 bouts experience)
Open (10+ bouts experience)
*Boxers are eligible for Beginner Division for one year.

Tournament Weight Categories:
Men: 108, 114, 123, 132, 141, 152, 165, 178, 189, 201, 225, 225+
Women: 106, 112, 119, 125, 132, 141, 152, 165, 178, 178+

Tournament Bout Start Times:  (All times are Eastern Time Zone.)
Thursday, March 19 @ 5:00pm
Friday, March 20 @ 5:00pm
Saturday, March 21 @ noon

USA Boxing Tournament Rules of Note:
Weigh-ins and Physicals: 7:00am on Thursday for all boxers; 7:00am on Friday for those boxing on Friday; 7:00am on Saturday for those boxing on Saturday.
Male boxers must be clean-shaven at weigh-ins. Razors are not provided.
Uniforms: Waistband must be a different color from the sleeveless shirt.
Handwraps: Training wraps or gauze & tape allowed, as according to USA Boxing rules.
Mouthguards: No red, pink, or orange colors allowed on mouthguard.

Two college boxers competing


Proposals are accepted any time.

The USIBA Board of Directors accepts proposals from schools/clubs that are interested in hosting future USIBA National Tournaments.

Contact USIBA to receive a Request for Proposals (RFP).