Derbyshire hails Buxton ABC’s season

SUCCESSFUL YEAR: Buxton ABC's award-winners at the Derbyshire Amateur Boxing Association's awards evening with their trophies. Photo contributed.
SUCCESSFUL YEAR: Buxton ABC's award-winners at the Derbyshire Amateur Boxing Association's awards evening with their trophies. Photo contributed.

Buxton Amateur Boxing Club (ABC) capped off a successful season with a sweep of awards at the annual Derbyshire Amateur Boxing Association’s awards evening.

Junior star Giann Magno was named best cadet boxer alongside his award for becoming Derbyshire Champion in the National Schoolboy Championships.

Jon Pickering celebrated his excellent season with awards for most improved Derbyshire boxer and most promising boxer, as well as an award for Derbyshire Junior Champion under 66kg.

Jordan Bennett capped an excellent first season for Buxton by winning the best Derbyshire novice of the year.

Buxton ABC coach Ciaran Broomhead said: “These awards demonstrate what a successful year we have had at Buxton.”

l Anyone wishing to get involved in boxing at Buxton can contact Ciaran on 07961 839 433.