Over 200 girls are taking part in boxing for the first time today, during the Belfast Boxing Strategy’s International Women’s Day Try It! event.
Schools including Girdwood Community are being coached by #TeamIreland and Ulster Elite Champion, Carly McNaul, Kate & Nicole Meli (Immaculata) & Tricia Magennis (Gleann).
Several classes from Finaghy Primary School are among those taking part in afternoon sessions.
Also attending today’s #IWD2022 Try Boxing Sessions are Belfast Community Coaches Patrick Gallagher and Brendan Irvine, Ulster Boxing Secretary Charlie Toland, Belfast Boxing Development Officer Liam Corr and Ulster Club Development Officer Paddy Barnes.
The Try It! event is a fun, boxing centered way to introduce girls to sport, activity and fitness through boxing.