ELITE SCHOOLBOY TRAINING

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The final squad training session of the season for last year’s Boy 3 and Boy 4 Champions and Cadet Champions at those ages will take place this Sunday in the High Performance Gym at the National Boxing Stadium at 11am. Two sessions take place on the day with dinner served between sessions. Boxers are asked to have full training gear with them for the sessions plus water and a change of clothes.

CARTHY TO CAPTAIN IRISH SQUAD AT EUROPEAN U/22 CHAMPIONSHIPS

thomas carthy Dublin super-heavy Thomas Carthy, pictured, will captain Ireland at the European U/22 Championships in Brăila, Romania next week.

Irish head coach Zaur Antia confirmed this morning that the Glasnevin BC man has been named Irish skipper.

Ireland’s chief seconds believes that they will face big tests at the 2nd edition of the tournament but is confident that they will perform well after an intensive five-week training camp at the Institute of Sport in Abbotstown. read more