January 2013 archive

Jan 23 2013

The Bill hots up for Friday night

It has been confirmed tonight that European Bronze medalists Keelan Sexton and Sally Carrig have been added to the programme for Friday night. The Ennis duo will meet multiple Irish title holders Nicholas Gallagher and Louise Donoghue respectively. With just a couple of days to go it just gets better and better……

Jan 22 2013

Growing Popularity of Boxing in Swinford

Record numbers attended all classes at the gym last week and tonight’s club training saw a season’s high with all the old faces and many new, making an appearance. Boxing is growing in popularity both as a fitness regime and as a sport in Swinford at the moment. The momentum from recent sucesses in the …

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Jan 21 2013

Full Card for Novice Exhibition Show

This Thursday’s Exhibition show precursor to the Mayo v’s Clare intercounty will see a full card featuring some of Swinford Boxing Club’s up and coming talent. Featuring on the bill will be brother and sister duo’s, Saoirse and Aidan Breen, Erin and Shane McHugh and Aoife and Peter Bredigan. Also featuring will be Dylan Toner, …

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Jan 20 2013

Action packed weekend for Swinford BC

Jack Kavanagh pulled two performances directly from his top drawer this weekend, to secure victory in Crossmolina on Friday night, and Geesala on Saturday. Jack dominated both contests from the ouset and secured two confidence boosters ahead of February’s boys championships. Also in action on both nights was Ciara Sheedy. On friday night Ciara came …

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Jan 20 2013

Four Swinford boxers to feature on Mayo side to face Clare

Jack Kavanagh, Shane McDonnell, Ciara Sheedy and Pierce Rowley will feature on a quality Mayo side to face Clare on Friday evening in Swinford. Beaten Irish finalist from 2011-2012 Sheedy will face reigning Irish Champion Kayleigh McCormack from Kilfenora in a bout at 63kgs. Pierce Rowley will make a guest appearance on the bill having …

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Jan 17 2013

Aoife Hennigan on Irish Team for Germany

  Aoife Hennigan of Swinford Boxing Club has been selected for the Irish International team to travel to Germany in February. Aoife’s selection comes hot on the heals of her European Championships debut in Poland last October, at which she sustained a knee injury that has sidelined her until only recently. Rehabilitation has gone smoothly but Aoife now faces a …

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Jan 16 2013

Mayo to take on Clare at the Conway Gym & Fitness Centre

  V       It was confirmed yesterday that a Mayo boxing team will take on Clare at the Conway Gym and Fitness Centre on Fri Jan 25 @ 8pm. Tickets are now on sale reasonably priced at €5. Team news to follow…

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