The 17th edition of the Silesian Women’s Open Tournament will be held in Gliwice, Poland on September 4-11. The upcoming Silesian Open will be preparation events for the upcoming IBA Youth World Boxing Championships, EUBC European Women’s Elite Boxing Championships and EUBC European Junior Boxing Championships.
The Silesian Women’s Open Tournament is the most anticipated international competition in Poland. The competition will be held for the women’s elite, youth and junior boxers in Gliwice and due to the upcoming main goals, a high number of countries are expecting to take part.
The Event Director Mr. Henryk Wilk is the engine of the Silesian Women’s Open Tournament who launched the competition to develop female boxing in Poland and in the European continent.
The first edition of the Silesian Women’s Open Boxing Tournament was still held in 2006 with the participation of a few neighbouring countries. The level of the competition was rising in the recent years systematically and the first non-European countries joined the women’s international event in 2013.
The last 16th edition of the Silesian Women’s Open Tournament delivered fantastic finals in Gliwice, Poland in September 2021. The host nation’s 19-year-old Martina Jancelewicz won a superb final on the sixth day of boxing and many of the younger hopefuls including Rogalinska, Angelsen, Ahadi, Bennama and Mueller all achieved gold medals in Gliwice one year ago.
Greece, Cyprus, host Poland, Germany, Slovakia, Norway, and the Czech Republic won the youth and junior gold medals in Gliwice. Norway, France, Poland, Russia, Serbia and Germany were the nations which bagged gold medals among the elite boxers.
Facts of the event
Name: Silesian Women’s Open Tournament
Date: September 4-11, 2022
Venue: Gliwice, Poland
Age Group: Elite & Youth & Junior
Date of Birth of the boxers:
Elite: 1982-2003 born boxers
Youth: 2004-2005 born boxers
Junior: 2006-2007 born boxers
Weight categories of the event:
Elite women: 48kg, 50kg, 52kg, 54kg, 57kg, 60kg, 63kg, 66kg, 70kg, 75kg, 81kg and +81kg
Youth women: 48kg, 50kg, 52kg, 54kg, 57kg, 60kg, 63kg, 66kg, 70kg, 75kg, 81kg and +81kg
Junior girls: 46kg, 48kg, 50kg, 52kg, 54kg, 57kg, 60kg, 63kg, 66kg, 70kg, 75kg, 80kg and +80kg
The schedule of the Silesian Women’s Open Tournament
September 4 – Arrival of the delegations
September 5, 07:00-10:00 – General weigh-in and medical examinations
September 5, 12:00 – Technical Meeting
September 5, 12:30 – Official Draw
September 5, 17:00 – Day1 competition
September 6, 11:00 & 17:00 – Day2 competition
September 7, 11:00 & 17:00 – Day3 competition
September 8, 11:00 & 17:00 – Day4 competition
September 9, 11:00 & 17:00 – Day5 competition
September 10, 18:00 – Day6 competition with the finals
September 11 – Departure of the delegations