Boxing explained (Part two)

Find out everything you need to know about boxing at London 2012 - from the rules of the sport, to the venues it will be feature in, to the equipment required.

Boxing is a dynamic sport that teaches physical and mental discipline, and the best way to get started is to join a local club. The Amateur Boxing Association's club finder can help you locate your nearest centre in England, while in Wales you can contact the Welsh Amateur Boxing Association by calling 01446 794 444.

Visit the London 2012 schedule and results page on the BBC Sport website to find out details of when the Olympic boxing events are taking place, and where you can watch them.

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