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Ex-Islington world champ Courtenay backing Powerday mental health work

Former Islington ABC boxer turned professional World Champion Shannon Courtenay has become an ambassador for the Powerday Foundation, which supports several amateur boxing clubs across London.

New London-based mental health helpline launched in memory of Bezzina

A new mental health helpline for young people has been launched in memory of former boxer and coach Sam Bezzina, who tragically died last year, aged just 26.

Free club access to innovative programme helping young people with behaviour and mental health

Affiliated England Boxing clubs can now take advantage of free training and support on how to harness the power of boxing to help young people overcome behavioural issues and mental health problems.

John Fury and Leigh Wood at Switch Up's fun run for mental health

The Switch Up Celebrity Fun Run for Mental Health is on Bank Holiday (Sunday 29th August) at the National Water Sports Centre, Holme Pierrepont in Nottingham.

New programme sees Hard Knocks teaching young people skills for life

Yorkshire’s Hard Knocks Boxing Gym is using the power of boxing to support the mental health of local young people.
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10 ways to look after your mental health as lockdown eases

How to avoid feeling anxious or overwhelmed as lockdown is eased across England, including in boxing gyms.

Take advantage of clubs' free access to mental health and wellbeing platform

Member clubs should look out in their inbox today for a free link to the BelievePerform mental health and wellbeing platform.

Counterpunch programme tackling mental health problems

A boxing-led programme is winning praise after 96 per cent of those who were surveyed after attending said it had improved their mental health.

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 - free resources access for member clubs

Member clubs can secure free access to the Believe Perform mental health and wellbeing platform.

Themed UK Coaching resources week 4 – Wellbeing

UK Coaching is offering support to England Boxing coaches as the Covid-19 lockdown continues to ease thanks to a series of online learning resources – with week 4 focusing on Wellbeing.