Ardnaree boxing club celebrates 70th year in existence

Ardnaree BC members in 1958
By Majella Loftus When Mr Paddy Cowley, secretary of the Sarsfields GAA club, accommodated a meeting of up to 40 youthful boxing enthusiasts from the Ardnaree side of Ballina some 70 years ago, little could he have imagined the seed he had sewn in North Mayo. It did not...

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Geesala Boxing Club hosts IABA national convention

Boxing gloves hanging on ring
Geesala has the honour of hosting the national convention of the Irish Athletic Boxing Association on the weekend of October 5 and 6 next. It’s a timely coup for Geesala Boxing Club which is this year marking the 40th anniversary...

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