Defence Forces wins Best Team at European Military CISM Tournament.

The Defence Forces Boxing Team participated in a European Military CISM Event, hosted in Rotterdam between the 12-15 Dec, the Team consisted of 8 Boxers and 6 Coaches, after 3 days of competitive action the Defence Forces Team won the overall Team Event and had 4 individual winners.

Cpl Jamie Long – 67kg.
Pte Ben McHugh – 71kg.
Gnr Shane Cunningham – 86kg.
Tpr Tiffany O’ Reilly – 70kg.

Special Mention to Sgt John Molloy (Head Coach), who has lead the Defence Forces Team to victories in the last 3 Multi Nations events held in Europe, while winning the last 2 Celtic Box Cup Team events and medaling at the previous 2 world military games.

Full Squad
Commandant John Moody (Team Manager).
Sgt John Molloy (Head Coach).
Sgt Andy Brennan (Coach).
Pte Ross Hickey (Coach).
Sgmn Graham Hogan (Coach).
Pte Rachel Lawless – 57kg
Pte Charlie Horgan – 60kg
Tpr Tiffany O’ Reilly – 70kg
Cpl Jamie Long – 67kg
Pte Ben McHugh – 71kg
Pte Adam Kelly – 75kg
Gnr Shane Cunningham – 86kg
Tpr Brian Kennedy – 92kg.
Referee/Judge – Sgt Stephen Kelly.