Public boxing tournaments were popular in Ancient Rome, during the reign of Emperor Caligula. The contestants were physically strong slaves, and the winner usually got another slave as an award. Initially, the bouts were fought with bare fists, without gloves. Later, special leather strips were tied around fighters' hands to protect them against injuries. We can say that those were the earliest form of modern boxing gloves.Read More
The primary goal of the Pan-Armenian Boxing and Professional Sports Federation (HBPMF) is to promote development of professional sports in Armenia and nurture patriotism among the athletes, who will uphold the name and honour of Armenia in different countries of the world.Read More
The HBPMF is currently implementing the “Creation of National Kindergartens” project.
In order to promote the spread of sports in Armenia, to arouse in children love for and interest in sports and to discover their talent in other fields, the Federation is currently implementing the “Creation of National Kindergartens” project.Read More