The historic and beautiful Panama City will be hosting the 31st edition of the WBO Convention.
Panama is home to many great boxers and world champions, the people love boxing, and this, in addition to its beauty, historic locations, rich culture and great nightlife make it an ideal destination for the World Boxing Organization’s annual gathering.
This event has the purpose of bringing together the boxing family to learn more about this wonderful sport and our organization, it is also a great opportunity to share and network and have fun.
The convention this year will be held from October 29 through November 2, 2018 at the Hotel El Panama Convention Center & Casino.
Update: Judge seminar will be hosted by veteran judge Duane Ford, and Referee Seminar by Jack Reiss and Sean Wheelock. The seminars, which will be carried out under the ABC guidelines, will cover different topics, such as refereeing, judging, rules, and ethics with the purpose of giving ring officials the necessary knowledge, confidence and experience to execute good judgement of a boxing match.
Monday, October 29: Golf Tournament
Tuesday, October 30: WBO Assembly 8 a.m. – noon and 1 p.m. through 5 p.m.
Wednesday, October 31: Judges and Referee Seminar from 8 a.m. through 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 1: Championships and Rankings Assembly starting at 8 a.m. / Gala Dinner
For more information, please contact Michael Pernick ( WBO CHAIRMAN OFFICIALS ) at firstname.lastname@example.org