Amateur Boxing continues to draw support from different quarters – 11th Dec 2012
Amateur Boxing continues to draw support from different quarters , This time it was the United states Ambassador, who is trying to help the sport Advance with the donation of a quantity of Gears to President of the Guyana Amateur Boxing Association. Steve Ninvalle, who was very glad to accept the donation at the Andrew ‘Six Head’ Lewis gym, in Albuoystown.
Presidential Advisor, Odinga Lumnmba and Minister of Sport, Dr. Frank Anthony, both spoke about the value of the facilities in keeping youths out of trouble, with Lumumba calling for continued support for the Six Head Gym.
US Ambassador to Guyana, Brendt Hart, said, that Guyana and the USA, both have rich histories in Amateur Boxing. He said, that he is very happy to assist in something that will enhance the skills of those who will use them.
Those present were also treated to some exhibition boxing by youths from the Community.