RCC Boxing Promotions Awarded the Best Promotion of the Year
At the opening ceremony of the II Global Boxing Forum, RCC Boxing Promotions won the "Best Promotion of the Year" award. The award was presented by the Russian Boxing Federation's Secretary General, Umar Kremlev and the President of the World Boxing Organization (WBO), Francisco « Paco» Valcárcel .
Kremlev noted that RCC Boxing Promotions was chosen as the winner by unanimously: "The promoter team of the year is an organization that invests a lot in boxing and the development of boxing and not only within the region and the country, but also holds world-class tournaments. The RCC Boxing Promotions and Igor Altushkin supported all international federations: WBO, WBA, WBC and IBF".
The prize was awarded to Evgeny Zvezdnikov is the General Director of the RCC Academy of Martial Arts. For two years the RCC Boxing Promotions organized 29 boxing tournaments of different levels. Under the aegis of the RCC Alexander Povetkin’s and Denis Lebedev’s fight were held. Today there are 16 boxers in the professional RCC team.
Zvezdnikov noted that the Russian Copper Company, the government of the Sverdlovsk region and the Russian Boxing Federation make a great contribution to the development of boxing in the region, which gives the opportunity to call Ekaterinburg - the capital of Russian martial arts.