Developments 2019 semis venues confirmed

August 30, 2019 | by Matt Halfpenny


Western Counties and Tyne, Tees and Wear have been chosen as the locations to host this year’s England Boxing National Development Championships 2019 semi-finals.

The South area semi-finals will take place first at Oasis Leisure Centre, Swindon (SN2 1EP) on Saturday 19th October.

That will be followed 24 hours later by the North area semi-finals, which will be staged at Newton Aycliffe Leisure Centre (DL5 4EH) on Sunday 20th October.

The winners of those bouts will then go through to Finals weekend, to be held the following weekend, Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th October, at the Spiceball, Banbury (OX16 2BW).

The Championships are open to both junior and senior boxers, with entries across England Boxing’s regions still being received.

Former victors at these championships include Delicious Orie (Jewellery Quarter, Male Over 91kg), Kheron Gilpin (Miguel’s, Male Under 86kg), Masood Abdulah (Islington, Male Under 60kg), and Cindy Ngamba (Bolton Lads and Girls, Female Under 81kg), who all went on to seal England Boxing National Amateur Championships 2019 titles.

You can find out more about the eligibility criteria and how to enter by clicking here.