Sat 3rd February 2018

Local Boxing Tournament with full meal and bar. Corporate Tables etc.etc Sat. 3rd Feb. 2018 - Report....

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A very successful and enjoyable evening - attended to capacity.   A three course meal was served, followed by 12 boxing bouts, betting, bar and wine bar.  All profits were shared between Bodmin Gym. Trust and Bodmin Rotary Club.

Bodmin Rotary in association with The Gym. Trust started almost 5 years ago when £10,000 was donated, by Bodmin Rotary, towards the purchase of the building from Bodmin Town Council.

Press report....14th Feb. 2018

On Saturday 3rd February The Walker Lines Gymnasium , Boxing Club and The Rotary Club of Bodmin hosted a dinner and boxing show at The Gym on Normandy Way.

The black tie event was a sell out with ladies and gentleman of Bodmin in their finery turned out to a full house to support the Boxing show between Cornwall and Devon. A three course meal attended by Bodmin Mayor Sarah Kinsman was fowled by the boxing for The Danny Thomas Memorial Cup which was presented by Cornwall ABA. Danny a member of The Bodmin Boxing Club and highly regarded star with a bright future lost his life in a car accident two weeks before Christmas. The competition between the two Counties will  now be an annual event in memory of Danny.

All three organisations would like to thank all the boxers who travelled from as far as London, the match officials, the doctor, all the sponsors and the young volunteers who contributed to a very successful evening.

The competition result was  5-5 draw with Cornwall retaining the cup. Of the eleven bouts the ladies bout between Jessica Dorson and Sameenah Touissaint an England international from Northolt, London was one of the bouts of the evening with both girls evenly matched and the result going to the more experienced Sameenah. 

The evening show cased that the facility at Walker Line Gymnasium can host all short of events. The next event being planned is a live music show. The trustees who own the building are working hard to raise money to improve the facilities so more people can use it.



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The Rotary Club of Bodmin in collaboration with the Bodmin Boxing Club and Walker Lines Gymnasium Trust….

Invite you to a CHARITY DINNER AND BOXING SHOW in aid of the Boxing Club and Rotary Charities. Ladies are welcome.

 Date :      Saturday 3rd Feb. 2018

Time :  6.00 for 6.30pm

 Place : Bodmin Boxing Club, 17 Normandy Way, Bodmin PL31 1EU

 Dress : Formal

 Price : £30.00 per person for the 3 course meal, payable to the Rotary Club of Bodmin.

 Seating :  In tables of 8

 Numbers are limited and early booking is advised.  Please reply by Monday 8th Jan. 2018.

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Printable Booking Form  -  2018BoxingClubBookingForm.pdf

Date :         Saturday 3rd Feb. 2018.

Time :        6.00 for 6.30pm.

Place :        Bodmin Boxing Club, 17 Normandy Way, Bodmin PL31 1EU.

Price : £30.00 per person for the 3 course meal. Seating :  In tables of 8

 Numbers are limited and early booking is advised.  Please reply by Monday 8th Jan. 2018.




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 No of Tables:

No attending x £30.00 Total:  £_______________


Payable to The Rotary Club of Bodmin.


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