2 boxing competition will be proposed during Paris 2018 Gay Games 10:
- Savate – Multi-style kick-boxing assaut competition. This multi-style kickboxing is an adapted version of the rules of Savate (French Boxing) and Light Contact Kickboxing. It must allow competitors practicing various styles of kick boxing (savate, kick-boxing, muay thai, etc.) to participate in this competition. These rules have been established according to the objectives of the International Lesbian and Gay Association of Martial Arts (IAGLMA), those of a sport open to everyone, safely and based on fair play.
- boxing (only punches) assaut competition : the rules are also slightly modified to ensure the safety of assaults.
We invite you to read those rules (see below) and do not hesitate to contact us if needed – that will avoid any surprises during the competition.
For each competition, opponents will meet during assauts (focus on techniques with controlled force and power) and not fights. The assauts will take place in a series system where each fighter could successively meet several opponents.
Both boxing competition are open to all skill levels, from beginners to more experienced. There will be divisions for each skill level. Registered opponents can participate to one or both competition.
In addition to the boxing itself, you will be able to participate with someone else to the Rocky Games: several sport and fun activities around boxing.
Everyone will be able to participate, do it best and win a medal.
The boxing events will be organized at the Institute of Judo by Paname Boxing Club with the assistance of the International Association of Gay and Lesbian Martial Artists (IAGLMA).
Nearly 300 participants are expected as all the combat sports will gather under one roof: multi-style boxing, all styles Martial Arts, Judo, and Wrestling.
Paname Boxing Club, Makoto judo jujitsu, Niji-Kan Karate Do and Paris Lutte are the four organizers of the Combat sports during PARIS 2018 GAY GAMES 10.