THREE female Chadwell boxers traveled up to Gorton Manchester on Sunday 11th December to compete in the semi finals of the Female A.B.A Championships.
Hollie Martin Wood 18yrs under 54kg Class B came against the awkward Tania Viller from the TA Army Hollie stuck to the game plan but unfortunately it did not pay off this time against the feisty come forward boxer and Hollie was left chasing for points and had no option but to meet the TA Girl in the middle of the ring in an attempt to catch up on points. Hollie earned herself a bronze medal for her gutsy performance.
Valerian Spicer 31yrs under 57kg boxed the experienced Lucy Murphy from Finchley A.B.C and gave an outstanding performance of boxing beating the London Boxer by a score of 26/16. Spicer will now travel back up to Manchester on Sunday 18th December for the finals of the competition alongside club mate Jennifer Suarez 29yrs under 60kg who boxed against Portsmouth University’s strong boxer Joanne Barrett. Suarez won her bout by thg accurate landing of very heavy shots against her very tough opponent. Valerian Spicer will box Anna Mayne from Northside A.B.C and Jennifer Suarez will box Sandy Ryan from One Nation A.B.C in the finals.
Youngster Levi Lee 12 yrs under 48kg travelled out to Isle on of Man on November 19th to represent Essex in a boxing tournament of Essex V Isle of Man Lee came against the Isle of Man favourite M Rennie of Manx A.B.C. Lee beat the top class Isle of Man boxer making himself unbeaten now in eleven bouts.
Jack Healy 20yrs under 67 kg boxed on the Hornchurch and Elm Park Show on Friday 9th December at Dukes Hall Romford against H.E.P boxer Ricky Atreed. The bout was a special 3×3 minute bout in which both boys boxed at an extremely fast pace. The bout had the whole hall standing and received an outstanding ovation at the end from all whom spectated. Healy won the bout by a majority decision as he landed the more precise and very big shots. Both boxers gave their all and provided all in attendance with a spectacular display of amateur boxing. Healy received “Best Boxer Of The Night Award” for his performance.