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Al Bernstein’s #Boxing Hangouts – with Guest Dr. Margaret Goodman 2.0

Posted by on Jul 5, 2016 in Latest News | Comments Off on Al Bernstein’s #Boxing Hangouts – with Guest Dr. Margaret Goodman 2.0

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THE WBC CLEAN BOXING PROGRAM

Posted by on May 6, 2016 in Latest News | Comments Off on THE WBC CLEAN BOXING PROGRAM

  THE WBC AND VADA WISHES TO INVITE YOU TO ATTEND THE OFFICIAL LAUNCHING OF THE CLEAN BOXING PROGRAM . WBC PRESIDENT , MAURICIO SULAIMAN FROM MEXICO AND VADA PRESIDENT MARGARET GOODMAN WILL MAKE THE ANNOUNCEMENT AT THE MGM MEDIA CENTER ON SATURDAY MAY 7 IN THE COMPANY OF SEVERAL BOXING ICONS WHO ENDORSE THIS LOABLE WORK TO KEEP OUR SPORT CLEAN. PROFESSIONAL BOXING’S FIRST YEAR-ROUND UNANNOUNCED AND RANDOM PERFORMANCE ENHANCING DRUG TESTING PROGRAM Las Vegas, Nevada: The World Boxing Council (“WBC”) in association with the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (“VADA”) is proud to announce the formal launching of the Clean Boxing Program (“CBP”). Under the CBP, the top fifteen (15) WBC-rated fighters in each weight class will be subject to random, year-round unannounced testing for performance enhancing drugs (“PEDs”) and other prohibited methods in a program to be administered by...

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WBC (World Boxing Council) joins forces with VADA

Posted by on Aug 24, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on WBC (World Boxing Council) joins forces with VADA

It is with great pleasure to announce that the WBC (World Boxing Council) has joined forces with VADA (Voluntary Anti-Doping Association) to initiate the WBC CLEAN BOXING PROGRAM first proposed by our late President Dr.Jose Sulaiman Ch. Now under the directive of our President Mauricio Sulaiman this program will be another WBC dream come true. Along with the invaluable support and tireless efforts of VADA and President Dr. Margaret Goodman, the PROGRAM will start with our participation in the testing funding for the upcoming Super Lightweight Division World Championship between Viktor Postol (Ukr) and Lucas Matthysse (Arg) scheduled October the 3rd 2015 for the vacant WBC Superlightweight world championship. The WBC-VADA program is quite ambitious, and its main goal aside from testing is to educate the athletes on the danger and disadvantages that doping can bring to their present...

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The Physician and Sports Medicine: “Determining Brain Fitness to Fight” by Dr. Tad Seifert et. al

Posted by on Aug 22, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on The Physician and Sports Medicine: “Determining Brain Fitness to Fight” by Dr. Tad Seifert et. al

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Al Bernstein’s #Boxing Hangouts with Special Guest Dr. Margaret Goodman

Posted by on Aug 3, 2015 in Latest News | Comments Off on Al Bernstein’s #Boxing Hangouts with Special Guest Dr. Margaret Goodman

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Press Release: Dr. Edwin “Flip” Homansky named Chairman.

Posted by on Dec 21, 2014 in Latest News | Comments Off on Press Release: Dr. Edwin “Flip” Homansky named Chairman.

The North American Boxing Federation is proud to announce that Dr. Edwin “Flip” Homansky has accepted the Chairmanship of the NABF Medical Board.   Dr. Homansky, is a former Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) commissioner, former NSAC Medical Advisory Board Chairman & Chief Ringside Physician for over twenty-five years, former Association of Boxing Commissions vice-president, current vice-president of the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association.   There is probably no one in the world with more medical experience as it relates to boxing.  Dr. Homansky worked thousands of Nevada’s fights, and some of the greatest fights ever hosted by the state including Hagler-Hearns, Hearns-Leonard, all Bowe-Holyfield bouts, and many fights featuring Julio Cesar Chavez, Mike Tyson and Oscar De la Hoya.   He was instrumental in many safeguards now in place in boxing including lobbying to change championship rounds from 15 to...

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