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 SPARC 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 SPARC 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.


Upcoming Courses – Level 1 course, ABA, Auckland. 29-30th June 2013.

Contact Grant Arkell for further details 09 570 9598. Cost $50 per coach.

Prerequisites – Must have held a probationary licence for at least 1 year.

Require a Level 1 manual. Must be a financial member of the NZBCA.