Boxing

Walter Fred during Team 700 training on July 21. The Indigenous youth boxing team has started a GoFundMe with a goal to raise $20,000 to continue running the program. (Karl Yu/News Bulletin)

Boxing club trying to raise money so Indigenous youths can go more rounds

Online fundraiser set up after Team 700 has its funding cut

 

Alex Torres shows off the championship belts he won after defeating Jose Luis Zarate Lara in a Canadian Professional Boxing Council title unification match. (Empire Promotions pay-per-view)

Professional boxing returns to B.C. with title unification fight win for Alex Torres

Torres claims two CPBC titles in the main event of ‘The Resurgence’ PPV

 

An online fundraiser has been created to try to garner enough money to replace the carpet at the Nanaimo Boxing Club with three-quarter-inch-thick rubber mats, which will be easier to clean. (GoFundMe photo)

Nanaimo Boxing Club needs new floor for COVID-19 times

GoFundMe started to raise money for rubber mats at Willgress Road facility