Canadian Boxing | ‘We need an update’

The Canadian boxing team can now “look to the future,” says Yvon Michel. Posted at 1:08 PM Updated at 2:42pm. Jean-François Teotonio news The news reached Sunday afternoon. Daniel Trépanier, Canada’s head of boxing high performance, has resigned. A series of testimony, which began last Wednesday with a letter signed by more than 120 people, … Read more

After 60 years, Cuba returns to the professional arena

Havana (AFP) – Intensive training at the Cuban boxing school, and for good reason: In a month, the island will be returning to professional boxing after 60 years. “It’s something we’ve been waiting for a long time,” captain Julio Cesar La Cruz said. Last week, authorities announced that Cuban boxers could compete professionally for the … Read more

French Boxing: Five strikers from Blavozy at Bulgaria World Open

Last weekend, five fighters from Blavozy Boxe Française attended the French Boxing World Open in Bulgaria: Elisa ALLEMAND of F52, already defending champion in Belgium in 2018, Noémie LEVEQUE F 60, Simon BOUYER M80, Faris OUAJIH M56 and Johnny GIE M65. This Bulgarian World Open brings together more than a dozen countries such as Cameroon, … Read more

Canadian Boxing | ‘We agree it’s ridiculous to keep this climate,’ says Ariana Fortin

(Montreal) An independent report suggests that Boxing Canada’s high-performing leadership changed back in 2016, but six years later, Daniel Trepanier is still in the job. Why? Because Boxing Canada does not want to deprive itself of podium funding or pay severance, Trepanier has to be paid in the event of a layoff. Posted at 10:25pm … Read more

Canadian Boxing | 121 Signatories Demand Daniel Trepanier Resign

The Canadian Boxing Association’s high-performance director, Daniel Trépanier, has been publicly accused by more than a hundred signatories of “maintaining a toxic culture” in the national program. What is he doing in the office despite a mixed record on the international stage? Updated yesterday at 5:33pm. Frederick Daigle Canadian media “That’s a good question,” said … Read more

Boxing Canada: 121 signatories call for high performance director to leave

MONTREAL — The Canadian Boxing Association’s high-performance director, Daniel Trépanier, has been publicly accused by more than a hundred signatories of “maintaining a toxic culture” in the national program. What is he doing in the office despite a mixed record on the international stage? “That’s a good question,” said Mary Spencer, who competed at the … Read more

Practice boxing to fight disease again

AA / Tunisia / Hend Abdessamad Retardation, stiffness, or tremor, two of these three signs are typical symptoms of Parkinson’s disease, and these motor symptoms are often referred to as the Parkinson’s triad. Parkinson’s disease, the second neurodegenerative disease after Alzheimer’s disease, is characterized by the destruction of dopamine neurons in the substantia nigra that … Read more