Canada’s ten best male amateur boxers earned the Canadian championship title at the 2014 Elite Men's & Women's Canadian Boxing Championships. Evan Gillard (49kg), Emilien Boucher (52kg), Francois Pratte (56kg), David Gauthier (60kg), Zsolt Daranyi (64kg), Steven Butler (69kg), Jan-Michael
Ariane Fortin's life changed the day she watched the movie Girlfight.
The award-winning film, starring Michelle Rodriguez, is about a troubled teen who finds direction - and shatters stereotypes - through the sport of boxing.
The story proved to be a catalyst for Fortin, who was
Women’s Canadian champions crowned in Regina (Friday, October 25, 2013, Regina, SK)— Tonight, Canada’s ten best female amateur boxers earned the Canadian championship title. Taveena Kum (48kg), Mandy Bujold (51kg), Vicky Pelletier (54kg), Sabrina Aubin-Boucher (57kg), Carolyne
When Jacob Landry found out he wouldn't be wearing headgear at the Canadian elite men's boxing championship, he was ecstatic. Two cuts in two fights later, he wasn't happy at all.
"I've always boxed with headgear," the 21-year-old resident of Montreal said Thursday at the Orr Centre. "This
Two time world champion, Ariane Fortin stepped into the boxing ring tonight against reinging natonal champion Mary spencer, earning victory as the Canadian championship in the 75kg weight category, in a unanimous 3-0 decision at the 2014 Elite Men's & Women's Canadian Boxing Championship.
Global National examines the removal of headgear in elite men's boxing competitions. The 2014 Elite Men's & Women's Canadian Boxing Championships are historical for Boxing Canada because it is the first time since 1984 male boxers have not worn head gear in elite men’s competitions, and
Starting today, the pursuit to win the Canadian championship title begins at the 2014 Elite Men’s & Women’s Canadian Boxing Championships. Canada’s future Olympians and reigning champions will go toe to toe when the bell rings starting tonight at 6 p.m. at the Orr Centre in
Regina Boxing Club's Ronnie Deiter will compete at the 2014 Elite Men's & Women's Canadian Boxing Championships, qualifying in the 81 kg weight category. Deiter is only one of four athletes from Saskatchewan who will represent the province at the competition. Nine-four male and 41 female elite
Next week, October 22-26, 2013, Canada’s elite amateur boxers will assemble in Regina to compete at the 2014 Elite Men’s & Women’s Canadian Boxing Championships at the Orr Centre, hosted by the Regina Boxing Club. Ninety-four elite men and 51 elite women, ages nineteen and
Boxing Canada has released the roster of Canadian boxers who will be competiting at the 2014 Elite Men's & Women's Canadian Boxing Championships. The Regina Boxing Club will host the Championships in Regina at the Orr Centre, October 22-26, 2013. Ninety-four senior males and 51 senior males
The Regina Boxing Club will play host to the Canadian elite men's and women's boxing championships from Oct. 22-26.
The event will feature more than 200 boxers who are vying for national-team berths. The gold medallists at this event will compete in the 2014 Commonwealth
Regina Boxing Club's Ronnie Deiter is getting ready to step into the boxing ring without head gear at the 2014 Elite Canadian Boxing Championships, October 22-26 in Regina at the Orr Centre. This competition will be historic for Boxing Canada because it will be the first time since 1984
At our company, we work to fill our roster with “athletes.” I don’t mean this necessarily in the physical sense, although it turns out that quite a few of our members are literal athletes – we have a national-class triathlete, I have a personal interest in competitive and
British GQ's Tony Parsons explores why boxing should be taught in every school and its impact on children's physical and character development.
Boxing is good for you.
Whether you are 15 years old or 50, the basic training required for boxing - a process that Joyce Carol
Regina Boxing Club vice-president and Boxing Canada president, Pat Fiacco (right), pictured with reigning World Boxing Council heavyweight champion and Ukrainian professional boxer, Vitali Klitschko (left). Fiacco and Klitschko were at the Junior World Championships in Kiev, Ukraine. Fiacco is the
The Regina Boxing Club (RBC) will play host to the Boxing Canada (BC) elite men's and women's Championships next month, an event that will see senior male fighters compete without headgear for the first time.
The International Boxing Association (AIBA) announced the changes to its
Boxing Canada will make history in Regina at the 2014 Elite Men’s & Women’s Canadian Boxing Championships
The Regina Boxing Club (RBC) will host the 2014 Elite Men’s and Women’s Canadian Boxing Championships, at the Orr Centre in Regina, SK, October 22-26, 2013.
On Saturday, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced Tokyo will host the Olympic Games in 2020. Tokyo hosted the Olympics in 1964 and in 2020 the city will come alive again with Olympic spirit and athletic excellence. Instanbul, Turkey and Madrid, Spain also entered bids to host the
Boxing and mixed martial arts both professional and amateur, are sports that demands energy from the explosive energy systems. Rounds can last from 3, three-minute rounds for the amateur to 15 rounds for the professional. Some tournaments require competing daily, however, this is