Finals day of the england boxing national amateur championships (nacs) will return to the capital for 2021 when the university of east london (uel) hosts the prestigious occasion on saturday 11th december. The countrys flagship amateur boxing tournament that includes tyson fury, nicola adams, anthony joshua, savannah. Find out how you can box, coach, volunteer and officiate with england boxing. Boxing leader courses box instructor courses the dise boxing programme. Find out more about the england talent programme that helps develop the best. The london amateur boxing association was formed in 1949 and is made up of four divisions. These being north west, north east, south west and south east. Secretary for the association is keith walters obe who was the chairman of the amateur boxing association of england. Umar kremlev holds meeting with marius vizer and vlad marinescu click to read more. 39 countries to take part in world military boxing championships in moscow click to read more. Amateur boxing emerged as a sport during the mid-to-late 19th century, partly as a result of the moral controversies surrounding professional prize-fighting. The word amateur is no longer used, while the shape of boxing throughout the world is changing its image through a new logo and revolutionary competition guidelines. Most importantly, during this time of change, the international boxing association continues to work diligently to ensure a fair, safe and drug free sport for the benefit of. Amateur boxing history this section of the website is under development but will eventually include a history of amateur boxing including lists of all the aba championship contests (including preliminary and divisional championships), amateur records, biographies of outstanding amateur boxers, amateur rankings and articles on amateur boxing.