Maltese Train with Welsh Elite Boxers
Last Updated on Sunday, 14 February 2010 17:57
Written by Alexander Zammit
Sunday, 14 February 2010 12:01
Maltese Boxers Haithem Laamous and Clint Grech have been training with the Welsh Boxing Team.
The Maltese boys have just started their second week of training in Wales accompanied by MBF representative and sponsor Nino Spiteri.
After this training experience in Wales, Haithem Laamous along with another Maltese Boxer Keith Azzopardi will on the 24 of this month depart for England for another two weeks of training. In England the Maltese Youths will train with the "Lions Club", "Brentwood Youth Boxing Club" and boxing Coach, Glen Saffer.
The sponsors for the England visit are Lions Coach Julian Borg and Boxing Coach Glen Saffer. Haithem is also receiving assistance from the St Julian's Boxing Club.
The Malta Boxer Federation is dedicating 2010 to raising the standard of Maltese Olympic Boxing.
BACK ROW - COLIN JONES (COACH) 1 JAMIE VISCOUNT, 2 IEUAN REEGAN, 3 CONNER GETHIN, 4 JAMES EVANS, 5 PALLINGTON RYAN, 6 JIM PRICE ,7 ALED COOK - EDDIE DYER, MARK JAMES, GARY GETHIN (OFFICIALS)
MIDDLE ROW - TONY WYNNE – CHAIRMAN
FRONT ROW - KEIRION GETHIN, BEN CROCKER, CLINT GRECH, HATHAM LAAMOUZ
COLIN JONES, CLINT, HAITHEM AND DAI FRANCIS (HEAD of WABA)