Rio 2016 Olympic Games Qualification System and Boxers’ Eligibility

April 25, 2015 – Completion of WSB Individual Ranking via 2015 Regular Season

April 2015 – AIBA to inform NOCs of their allocated quota places from the WSB Individual
Ranking, not requesting their confirmation(s)

September 18 – 19, 2015 APB World Ranking Cycle I in 2015

October 5 – 18, 2015 – AIBA World Boxing Championships Doha 2015 (Qatar)

October 15, 2015 – IOC to contact all NOCs eligible to apply for Tripartite Commission Invitation Places

October 23 – November 20, 2015 –  AIBA to inform each NOC with the list of qualified boxer(s) requesting its confirmation(s)

By December 4, 2015 at the latest –  NOCs to confirm their use of allocated quota places from the AIBA World Boxing Championships, WSB Individual Ranking or APB World Ranking to AIBA (within 2 weeks)

January 15, 2016 –  Deadline for NOCs to submit their requests for Tripartite Commission Invitation Places

February 1 – 14, – 2016 AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championships Astana 2016 (Kazakhstan)

March 8 – 20, 2016 – AIBA American Continental Olympic Qualifying Competition for Men and
Women (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

March 9 – 20, 2016 – AIBA African Continental Olympic Qualifying Competition for Men and Women (Yaoundé, Cameroon)

March 23 – April 3, 2016 – AIBA Asian & Oceania Continental Olympic Qualifying Competition for Men and Women (Qian’an, China)

April 20 – May 1, 2016 – AIBA European Continental Olympic Qualifying Competition for Men and
Women (Istanbul, Turkey)

May 13 – 22, 2016 – APB /WSB Olympic Qualifying Event (Sofia, Bulgaria)

June 7 – 19, 2016 – Final AOB World Olympic Qualifying Event (Baku, Azerbaijan)

In relation to the end of the qualification perio for each sport – The Tripartite Commission will confirm, in writing, the allocation of Invitation Places to NOCs

July 18 2016 – Rio 2016 sport entries deadline (by NOCs)

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