Irish squad at National Stadium gym

Irish squad at National Stadium Gym.

Team Ireland arrived in Germany this morning ahead of the opening bell for the Queens Cup tomorrow.

The general weigh-in and medical examinations will be held in the Younior Hotel, venue for the tournament, this afternoon.The draw is scheduled for this evening.

Boxing begins at 9.30am (Irish time) on Wednesday.

Kazakhstan, Denmark, Finland, Wales, Poland, Sweden, Russia, England, Czech Republic, Ireland, Switzerland, Kosovo, Norway, France, Slovakia and the host nation have entered for the 2016 Queens Cup.

Irish women’s boxing is proudly sponsored by Quick Park of Dublin Airport.



Queens Cup Stralsund, Germany October 25th/30th

Irish squad


46kg Daina Moorehouse (Enniskerry)

48kg Caitlyn Fryers (Immaculata)

50kg Mary Kate Nevin (Mullingar Elite)

54kg Mary Geraghty (Baldoyle)

57kg Margurita Nevin (St Brigids Kildare)

60kg Shauna O’Callaghan (Clann Naoife)

63kg Roisin Gannon (Connemara)

63kg Evelyn Igharo (Clann Naofa)


48kg Shannon Sweeney (St Anne’s, Westport)

51kg Kelsey Leonard (Curragh)

57kg Kellie McLoughlin (Drimnagh)

60kg Orla Garvey (Dealgan)

64kg Shannon O’Reilly (Bray)

69kg Joanne Richards (St Michael’s NW)

75kg Aoife Burke (St Mary’s Dublin)

Team manager: Bernie Harold
Coaches: Jimmy Payne, Antoinette Faye, Noel Burke
Judge: Aideen Floyd