Roy Jones Jr. and Timofey Kurgin launched the «Striking Ten» tournament



On December 3rd, in Luzhniki, there was a start of the final part of the tournament «Striking Ten» organized by the «Boxing Academy» with the support of «Rostec» State Corporation. This is the second season of the tournament - in 2017 there were 7,000 people from 16 cities of Russia, in 2018 - 20 cities were involved with 12,000 participants. At the same time, other large companies joined in: Aeroflot, Uralkali and VTB. The idea of the tournament belongs to the «Rostec» CEO Sergey Chemezov. 

Legendary boxer Roy Jones Jr. has become the international ambassador of the «Striking Ten». Together with the «Russian Forest» Charitable Foundation President Timofey Kurgin and the «Rostec» Deputy CEO Nikolai Volobuev, the legendary boxer launched the final stage of the competition.