Archive for 2019

Mark Williams on his way to Russia.

Mark Williams has been appointed as an R&J for the AIBA World Boxing Championships 2019 which will be held in Ekaterinburg, Russia.

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Posted on: Monday, July 22nd, 2019
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Domestic Rule Change

Welsh Boxing confirms rule change on facial hair ban from 1st August 2019 Welsh Boxing confirms that from 1st August 2019, it will remove the WABA Domestic Rule, which prevents boxers with facial hair (beards and moustaches) from competing in the sport. This decision has been taken after receiving legal advice, consultation with the international regulatory […]

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Posted on: Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
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John Wheatley

We have received the sad news that John Wheatley, WABA life member and previously member of staff, General Council delegate, R&J Association committee member and long serving secretary of the Western Division has passed away. John was a huge part of welsh boxing and will be greatly missed. Our condolences to John’s wife, Jan, and […]

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Posted on: Tuesday, July 9th, 2019
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Appointment of Mark Eveleigh to the WABA Board as a Director of Risk.

Welsh Boxing is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Non-Elected Board Member. Following a thorough recruitment and interview process, Mark Eveleigh has been appointed to the Board as Director of Risk. He will take up his position immediately. Mark is currently Confidentiality Integration Manager at Deloitte LLP and his understanding of the whole […]

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Posted on: Monday, July 8th, 2019
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Congratulations to Lauren Price!

Lauren Price has won a gold medal at the European Games in Minsk. Lauren closed the boxing tournament with a split decision win over 2016 Olympic silver medallist, Nouchka Fontijn, of Holland in the women’s middleweight final. Congratulations Lauren on this amazing achievement!  

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Posted on: Monday, July 1st, 2019
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