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How the DiSE Boxing Programme shaped me: Zoe MacDonald (Gateshead College)

National Female Youth Development champion at Under 69kg, Zoe McDonald, who boxes for Houghton and District, says the DiSE Programme has been hugely beneficial to her ongoing development.

Vacancies: DiSE (Gateshead College) Lead Coach and Casual Boxing Coach

The Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DiSE) programme at Gateshead College is seeking a new Lead Coach and also a Casual Boxing Coach to work with student who are taking the Level 3 course.

How the DiSE programme shaped me: Robbie Alexander

As the fifth boxer to feature in our series of those past and present who have attended the two-year DiSE programme, Robbie Alexander explains how his time at Gateshead College was pivotal in him obtaining a place at university.

Top talent recruited to DISE programme for 2020-21

Talented teenage boxers have enrolled in force onto the Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DiSE) programme for 2020-21, run by six hubs across the country.

DiSE programme hub spotlight: Gateshead College

The fifth of the six DiSE host centres to be featured is the North East's hub, Gateshead College, which is home to nine specialist sports academies.