News Articles

How the DiSE programme shaped me: Harvey Horn

Harvey Horn has made a successful career as a professional boxer and says he owes a lot to the DiSE (then AASE) programme, which he studied in London between 2012 and 2014.

Bourke pays a visit as DiSE Spotlight ends year on a high

A visit from current WBC International Super Bantamweight champion and former student Chris Bourke was the perfect end to the year for the Spotlight DiSE centre in London. 

Clubs urged to check if they have moved Coronavirus tiers

England Boxing member clubs are urged to check if the Coronavirus restrictions in their area have changed following last night’s government review of the current tier system – and how it affects their gyms as a result.

Tokyo European Olympic qualifying returns to London

The Boxing Road to Tokyo European Olympic qualifying event is due to return to the Copper Box Arena on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London from 22nd to 26th April 2021.

DiSE 10th birthday: coaches pick their highlights

With the DiSE programme (formerly known as AASE) celebrating its 10th birthday yesterday, the current Head Coaches of each of the six hubs around the country pick out their favourite moments.

Yafai and McGrail qualify before Olympic qualifiers suspended

The Boxing Road to Tokyo European qualifier in London was suspended after day two’s action at the Copper Box Arena because of the worsening Coronavirus pandemic – but not before considerable GB success.

National double for DiSE London boxers

Two young boxers who attend the Diploma in Sporting Excellence (DiSE) programme at the Spotlight Centre, London have enjoyed a great few days at the England Boxing National Youth Championships 2020 at Birtley.

When you could see English boxers qualify for Tokyo 2020 at London qualifiers

GB Boxing has pinpointed the specific sessions when boxers from its squad - including the 10 from England - can secure qualification for the 2020 Olympics at the forthcoming Boxing Road to Tokyo qualifier at the Copper Box Arena on the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park from 14th to 24th March 2020.

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.

Case Studies

Contender programme takes boxing to East London Mosques

A pilot programme backed by The Police Community Clubs combining…