Join us for the 2015 Ringside World Championships – The World's Largest Amateur Boxing Tournament

The Ringside World Championships provides competition for the world's largest number of amateur boxers ages 8 and up and contains the largest Female and Master competitions in the world! For the third consecutive year, Ringside is pleased to host this 15th Anniversary Event at the Independence Events Center located at 19100 E. Valley View Parkway, Independence, MO 64055.

Tournament Schedule

Registration will be open from 12pm - 6pm on Monday and 8am - 4pm on Tuesday.  Coaches will need to check-in their athletes to ensure they are entered into the draw.

Session Times
Boxing action runs Wednesday through Saturday. There will be two sessions Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. The morning session starts at 11am followed by the evening session starting at 6pm. Saturday’s Championship single session starts at 11am.

Bout Sheets and Results
The bout sheets will be posted by 6am each morning on on our online Tournament Page and on the Events Center doors.  Results will be posted online after each session. Check back often or follow us on Facebook and Twitter for the latest highlights and updates.


Tickets are available at the door for $5 per session Wednesday - Friday, $10 for Saturday’s Championship bouts or $25 for an all-tournament pass. Children 10 and under are free. **+ taxes and facility fees.

Can't Make It To The Tournament?

Live Streaming
Ringside and Parkway Productions have partnered to bring you a unique online opportunity. Instantaneously watch your favorite boxers streaming live from the 2015 Ringside World Championships. DVD's will also be available for purchase. More info...

Follow us!
We will be posting live from the tournament all week with important tournament announcements, exclusive merchandise promotions, photos and contest opportunities. Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram so you don't miss a thing. Join in on the action with your own pics, updates and comments by hashtagging #RWC15, #RWC, #BestInBoxing and #RingsideBoxing.

Venue Accommodations

Food and Drink
Concessions are available for purchase during tournament hours. No outside food or drink is allowed.

For all your boxing needs, be sure to visit the world famous Tournament Retail Store, conveniently located to the left of the main entrance inside the Independence Events Center. Store Hours - Tuesday 12pm - 8pm | Wednesday, Thursday and Friday 10am - 11:30pm | Saturday 8am - 2pm.

Additional Entertainment

Ringside Girls will be on hand with tournament info packs and promotional give-aways on Wednesday 1pm - 3pm | Thursday 7pm - 9pm | Friday 1pm - 3pm.

Handwrap Contest will be going on where all participants can guess how many handwraps are in the display case to win Ringside gear.

Nearby Hotels

Comfort Suites - 816.373.9880 website

Holiday Inn Express & Suites - 816.795.8889 website

Four Points by Sheraton - 816.350.3000 website *Reference code: RCB

Hilton Garden Inn - 816.350.3000 website *Reference code: RWC

Best Western - 816.254.0100 website

Fairfield Inn - 816.795.1616 website

Residence Inn - 816.795.6466 website

Super 8 - 816.833.1888 website

*Participant Fact Sheet can be found here.

If you have any questions or need more information not listed here, please email us.