General Statement of intent:

The NZBCA is a voluntary organisation responsible for the licensing, training and development of Amateur Boxing Coaches in New Zealand. It is affiliated to Boxing NZ and is aligned to SportNZ guidelines and standards.

Welcome to Our Website

Welcome to the New Zealand Boxing Coaches Association (NZBCA) website. The site is designed primarily to provide resources and information for our members and potential members.

The NZBCA is the voluntary body responsible for licensing, training and developing amateur boxing coaches in New Zealand on behalf of the National Body – Boxing NZ.

NZBCA aligns itself to the SportNZ defined guidelines and standards for sports in NZ.

We will endeavour to keep it up to date with news and information relevant to our members and others interested in the sport of boxing.

We welcome any feedback on the site, and any enquiries as to how to join the ranks of the many active boxing coaches scattered throughout New Zealand keeping the historic sport of boxing alive and well in Aotearoa.


Registrations are now open for the North Island Golden Gloves.

Registrations are to be made online only using this form: Please contact if you require the password to access the form

All the information regarding the Golden Gloves can be found on this website:

Please note the following:

  • Early Bird Nominations: Close off Monday 25th September 2023 5:00pm - $20.00 per boxer nominated.
  • Late Nominations: From Monday 25th September 5:01pm – Friday 13th October 11:59pm - $40.00 per boxer nominated.
  • Changes: Changes are to be made using the Change Request Form: Cut off 18th October 5pm.
  • Updates: Entries and Changes will be available for everyone to view on this website:
  • Clubs can change boxer's weight category up until 18th of October at 5pm. This is the final cut-off date for changes.
  • NO CHANGES will be made at the entry desk or at the draw on the 20th October 2023.
  • Entries Close: Friday 13th October 11:59pm
  • In extreme circumstances, Clubs may make a late entry up to the 18th of October 5pm. This will be at the Supervisor's discretion and must be supported by a letter explaining the reason for late entry. If approved, there will be a late fee of $40.00 per boxer for the late entry.
  • Entries: Entries are only open to North Island Clubs/Boxers.
  • Novice Entries: Elite Male and Youth Male boxers need to have had at least 5 bouts to enter. All other boxers need to have had at least 3 bouts to enter.
  • Entry Forms to be completed online ONLY, no paper or emailed entries. Please do not email any entry requests or changes. These must come directly through the forms on the website.
  • Entries will only be accepted once the entry fee has been paid.
  • All Boxers must be currently registered at the time of entry. The expiry date of Registration must be given on the Entry form (NO DATE - NO ENTRY)
  • The Referee & Judges Association Commission will select the officials for the event.

We look forwarding to seeing you at this year's North Island Golden Gloves



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