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Forum Centre, Wythenshawe Forum Centre, Wythenshawe
The Wythenshawe Forum complex (close to Manchester Airport and the regional motorway network) will stage the preliminary rounds of the boxing. Located just 20 minutes from the Games Village, the Forum will also provide all boxing training facilities. A single practice hall with rings and equipment, together with the competition ring, will be located in the community hall.

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Forum Centre, Wythenshawe
Street address

Wythenshawe Forum
Poundswick Lane
Manchester M22 5RX

Public transportation

Nearest railway station:

Manchester Airport connecting with bus services 105, 43, 19a and 19c

Bus routes:

Travelling here from Manchester city centre:

Buses: 43, 44, 84, 101, 104, 105, 114

Travelling from here to Manchester city centre:

Buses: 43, 44, 84, 101, 104, 105, 114


Taxi rank five minutes away at bingo hall, past the market

Driving directions

From Manchester follow the M56 to Junction 4. Turn left onto Simonsway and left onto Fleming road. The Forum is off this road

Please note exit at junction 4 is on the southbound side only

Catering outlet payment methods

Cash only

Merchandise outlet payment methods

Cash, Mastercard, Visa, most debit cards such as Switch or Delta, personal cheques with guarantee card. Programme sales will be cash only

Venue hours

The venue will open 60 minutes before each session and close 30 minutes after each session

Venue features

A bar and snack facilities are available


None available

General venue rules

  • No glass bottles or cans may be brought into the venue

  • No alcoholic beverages may be brought into the venue although they may be purchased from the bar within the venue

  • Smoking in restricted areas only

  • Children under the age of two will be admitted free provided they do not occupy a seat

Services for disabled spectators

Tickets for disabled spectators may be purchased by telephoning 0870 162 2002 or visiting the website ticketing section

  • Wheelchair spaces (each available with one accompanying companion seat) are priced in the lowest price band

  • Guide dogs are permitted in all areas with patrons

  • Enter via main entrance

  • There are accessible toilets

  • An induction loop is available for the hard of hearing

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