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Parasport Festival later this month to try Commonwealth Sports

British Blind Sport, UK Deaf Sport and Sport Birmingham are hosting an exciting Parasports Festival later this month as a legacy from the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Club case study: Pat Benson Boxing Academy

The Pat Benson Boxing Academy has for a long time been a cornerstone of the Birmingham sporting community, with a strong emphasis in recent times on impacting the lives of local people.

Tribute: Norman Anderson

England Boxing is saddened to hear of the passing of long-swerving and well-respected coach Norman Anderson of Anderson’s Boxing Gym, Northfield, Birmingham.

VIDEO: My lockdown training - Jacob Redden

Jacob Redden, a member at England Boxing club Pat Benson Boxing…

How the DiSE programme is shaping me: Ekam Dhaliwal

In the second of our series featuring DiSE boxers past and present, current second year student at University College Birmingham (UCB), Ekam Dhaliwal, explains how the programme is the perfect mix of boxing training and learning.

Search is on for Birmingham 2022 boxing venues

The Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games is inviting the best sporting facilities in the West Midlands to apply to become official training venues – including those which can host boxing.

Nechells' mural tribute to founder Ernie

Birmingham-based Nechells ABC have used the time made available by the Coronavirus lockdown to carry out essential refurbishment – and have a mural painted of its founder.

Coaches pick up tips on improving inclusivity

Workshops to help coaches make their clubs more inclusive have been staged in Liverpool and Birmingham – with a third to follow in London early in 2020.

Learn how to make your club more inclusive

A series of workshops aimed at coaches who want to make boxing at their clubs more inclusive are being launched this October.

Delicious hungry to make 2024 Olympics tilt

FEATURE: Had things worked out differently, Delicious Orie might have been bidding to emulate Michael Jordan rather than Anthony Joshua.