The Annual Convention of the North American Boxing Federation (NABF) kicked off at the Paris Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The activ
The Annual Convention of the North American Boxing Federation (NABF) kicked off at the Paris Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The activities in its 52nd edition began with a private meeting of the board of directors where they discussed the growth of the organization and future plans for continued expansion; in addition to the classic welcome cocktail.
As for the first session, it began with the official welcome of all attendees, various presentations, meetings with guest speakers and important presentations.
President Duane Ford commented that he wants to build a greater social media presence for the federation. Projections are that this will be the largest NABF convention yet.
The president of the World Boxing Council (WBC), Mauricio Sulaimán was present, dedicating emotional words to the attendees.
“At the cocktail party I was with judges, promoters, commissioners and I thought: All these people are boxing lovers, who have given much of their own time to the development of our sport. I feel happy and proud to be here with all these people” he expressed.