World Boxing Organization (WBO)
Organización Mundial de Boxeo (OMB)
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28 Oct 1988, San Juan (Puerto Rico), by members of the previous sanctioning body, the World Boxing Association (WBA), which had existed since 1962, deriving from a national body set up 1920.
Encourage and assist the sport of boxing throughout the world; strive to improve public relations through educational means; encourage use of the sport as a conditioner and developer of physical fitness and as an effective offset to the increase of passive activities and entertainment; ensure greater efficiency and uniformity in the supervision of professional boxing, regulate it and obtain more effective control.Available with paid subscription only.
Sporting activities; events/meetings; awards/prizes/competitions; certification/accredition.
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Members in 49 countries
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