The 9th Annual North East Boxing Awards dinner will take place on Saturday 10 June 2017.
6.45 FOR 7.15 DINNER
Join us at the County Hotel in Newcastle for a sporting dinner and great night out with the local boxing fraternity. The evening includes, dinner, fight clips, speakers, awards and entertainment, the event is always a sell-out and well attended by local boxers, coaches, and their families and by local fight fans at this end of season get together. Guest speaker at this years event is one of the countries top trainers in Kevin Sanders. Kevin has trained many world champions including Nigel Benn, Frank Bruno, Lloyd Honeyghan and Mike McCallum and was the UK’s youngest licensed trainer, Manager and Promoter at 25 years of age. He was cornerman with the late Dennie Mancini for the Nigel Benn v Gerald McClellan fight which was one of the most brutal fights ever witnessed in the UK, Kevin will tell us stories from behind the scenes of that memorable night along with his dealings with Frank Warren and Don King and with many of the great fighters he has trained. He will also give advice to the up and coming boxers and trainers in attendance. Tickets for this annual prestigious event are only £35 and tables can be made up for 10-12 persons if required. To book contact Martyn Devlin on 07752515280.
County Hotel, Newcastle