Irish and Germany squads in Poland

Irish and Germany squads in Poland



266 boxers representing 37 nations will compete at the European Youth Championships in Kolobrzeg, Poland.

The Championships begin at the Hala Millennium Arena on Friday.

Team Ireland have been in Kolobrzeg for over a week training with the host nation, Germany and Hungary.

The squad had their final test match against Hungary on Sunday.

Frankie Cleary will captain Team Ireland at the 25th edition of the tournament.



Irish Squad

49kg Stephen McKenna (Old School)
52kg Willie Donoghue (St Michael’s Athy)
56kg Frankie Cleary (Olympic) cpt
60kg James McGivern (St Georges)
64kg Adam Kelly (Ballynacargy)
69kg Michael Nevin (Portlaoise)
75kg John Joyce (St Michael’s Athy)
81kg Cormac Long (Rathkeale)

Team Manager: Brian Wallace
Coaches: John Conlan, Dmitry Dmitruk, Michael Mongan
R&J: Sadie Duffy