National Ambition Boxing Championships success for Ledbury lightweight Alex Florence (From Hereford Times)
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National Ambition Boxing Championships success for Ledbury lightweight Alex Florence
5:30pm Wednesday 23rd October 2013 in Sport
LEDBURY Amateur Boxing Club’s Alex Florence is the Midlands lightweight champion in the national Ambition Boxing Championships after a win over Shiar Fiaz of Small Heath ABC at Sheldon in Birmingham.
“Alex showed excellent speed, excellent timing and maturity, losing no points and showing a lot of skill,” said coach and father Fred Florence.
“I am very proud of the way Alex performed. He earned it by training five days a week - he is fully dedicated, trains hard and is a star in the making. He is going professional in the near future.”
Mum Helen added: “I’m very proud of my son. “He dedicates himself to his training and well deserves this excellent win.”
Anyone interested in joining Ledbury Amateur Boxing Club should call 01531 631879.
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