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Community Boxing Apprentices spotlight: Joshua Jones

The apprenticeships have been created to harness the excitement and interest in the sport generated by the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games – and provide a lasting legacy. Joshua Jones wants to use this opportunity to see boxing from a brand new perspective.

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.

Schools Championships 2022: PBBA volunteers thanked for 'outstanding' input

A team of volunteers from the Pat Benson Boxing Academy have been praised for their sterling work at the weekend’s England Boxing National Schools Championships 2022, held in Banbury.

Female coach spotlight: Claire Salisbury (Pat Benson's Boxing Academy)

In the second of the series looking at the coaches who are taking part in the inaugural England Boxing Female Coach Development Programme (FCDP), Pat Benson’s Claire Salisbury explains her transition from kickboxing to boxing and how she is looking forward to tapping into the knowledge of other female coaches.

VIDEO: My lockdown training - Jacob Redden

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

Police and Crime Commissioner visits Birmingham club

West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson has…

Pat Benson Celebrates 50 year anniversary

The great and the good of Birmingham boxing turned out in force…

Case Studies

Police and Crime Commissioner visits Birmingham club to view community work

West Midlands Police and Crime Commissioner David Jamieson has…

Funding to help England Boxing clubs to tackle knife crime

Six boxing clubs from across the country have been given £38,900…

West Midlands club Pat Benson Boxing Academy's vital community work

Birmingham’s Pat Benson Boxing Academy is earning…