PIRKKA TOURNAMENT 5.-6.5.2018

Saturday 5th of May.at 8.30 – 10.00Medical examination and weigh in, enrolment of the R&Js.
at 11.00Draw
at 12.00R&J Meeting
at 13.00Competition
at 18.00Competition
Sunday 6th of May.at 8.00Medical examination
at 9.30R&J Meeting
at 10.00Final bouts

HISTORY

International Pirkka Tournament is held annually in May in Tampere, Finland. The legacy of Pirkka Tournament started in 1987 and Tampere Boxing Association took charge of the organizing in 1989.

The tournament has been held every year since that and in 2016 we celebrated 30 years of Pirkka Tournament history.

Pirkka Tournament is well known, good standard boxing tournament. During the past 40 years Tampere Boxing Association has gained a worldwide reputation as high level tournament organizer with experience from small gym competitions and annually held Men Elite Tammer Tournament to European Boxing Championships in 1981 and 2000 as well as World Boxing Championships in 1993.

During the 32 years of Pirkka Tournament history we’ve had the pleasure to host teams from countries 20 different countries addition to Finnish clubs: Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium, England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Italy, Portugal, Cyprus, Turkey, Israel and USA.