Established in 2016 by the Russian Copper Company as a result of a successful long-term cooperation with the Titov Boxing Promotions, RCC Boxing Promotions is located in the Urals region. Its founder is Igor Altushkin.
In just two years, the RCC Boxing Promotions has organized 24 boxing tournaments at various levels. Famous Russian fighters Alexander Povetkin and Denis Lebedev have fought their fights in some of them. All RCC Boxing Promotions tournaments are held in Yekaterinburg and Chelyabinsk. Special attention is paid to the search for new talent in small tournaments that take place at the RCC Martial Arts Academy.
Major RCC Boxing Promotions tournaments have never failed to arouse great interest among the residents of the Sverdlovsk and Chelyabinsk regions, each tournament selling out fast. Famous actors, athletes and government officials have attended them as well. At various times, Mike Tyson, Roy Jones Jr., Nikita Mikhalkov, Mikhail Porechenkov, Mikhail Galustyan, Alexander Revva and many others came to these boxing evenings.
The main office of the company is located in Yekaterinburg. Currently, the RCC Boxing team is represented by 16 professional boxers, whose training takes place at the multifunctional sports centre “RCC Martial Arts Academy”, also located in Yekaterinburg.
The lead coach is Nikolay Popov, 1st category coach, Master of Sports in Boxing, Champion of Russia in professional boxing and WBO Intercontinental champion. His achievements also include being a finalist of the Russian Championship, winner of all-Russian and international tournaments, three-times champion of the international tournament in memory of G. K. Zhukov and champion of the Sverdlovsk region in amateur boxing.
RCC Boxing Promotions holds the national award "Boxing Star" in the nominations "Discovery of the Year" (2016) and “The Best Promotion Company of the Year” (2017). In 2018, the founder of RCC Boxing Promotions Igor Altushkin was awarded the Lipinsky Cup, which is the highest award of the Russian professional boxing.
Official sources of information:
The site — rccboxing.pro
Official channel — RCC MMA & Boxing