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Organizational Structure

Refereeing & Judging Commission

The Refereeing & Judging commission deals with everything related to Referees & Judges and is responsible for the development and implementation of the IBA R&J Management System that caters for the development, education, certification and maintenance of the System.

The duties of the commission include:

  • To review IBA Referee and Judge Manual and Guidelines
  • To establish the standards to evaluate and certify the referees and judges
  • To create, review and approve the course content for referee and judge, and the instructors
  • To appoint instructors for referee and judge courses
  • To appoint Referees and Judges for IBA Competitions
  • To participate in the nomination of the candidates for the IBA Annual Award
  • To introduce technology or initiatives to improve the refereeing and judging in IBA Competitions.
  • To advise on the investigation of R&J issues, such as eligibility criteria, R&J decisions or any complaints submitted

The Commission members shall have extensive experience and a proven track record of outstanding performance in refereeing and judging, and fundamental knowledge for the development and education of boxing referees and judges.

Refereeing & Judging Commission Members

Commitee Directors


Ray Silvas


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