Ian Cawley will be running 2 marathons ,Manchester 7th April and Liverpool on 26th May
Boxers take a dive [sky that is]
Many boxers have entertained us over the decades, and many now need our help in hard times. All in our sport will be aware of former boxers who struggle mentally, physically and socially, and as fans we all have a responsibility. 2019 is our opportunity to raise funds for the Ringside Rest & Care Home, a fantastic project to establish a thirty-six bed residential care facility which will be of enormous benefit to those who sadly have no means of support in dark times.
A team of us, including current and former professional boxers Dave Birmingham, Joel McIntyre, Chris Hobbs, Jeff Ofori, Brad and Ashley Pauls ,top female prospect Lucy Wildheart and others to be confirmed will be undertaking a three mile high skydive on Saturday 1st June at GoSkyDive on Salisbury Plain to raise as much as we can to help this very valuable project, one that is very close to our hearts. The boxers and myself are covering the cost of the skydive ourselves, so every single penny raised without exception goes to the cause. It will be a very unique event, professional and former boxers all jumping out of a plane together to help our own, and we would be very, very grateful if you could donate and support us in our efforts.
Brighton City Boxing Club
Brian Harvey and Janie Brashill invite you to ;
101 Round Body Bag-athon!!
Date now confirmed for 1st December
On Sunday 7th April in Manchester,Ian Cawley took part in the 26+ mile cruelling course around Manchester,completing the course in 3hr 32min,well done Ian
ESSEX EX BOXERS ASSOCIATION
Ray Lee from Essex EBA has just sent this picture of some of their members in training for their sponsored walk on June 23rd starts off at 11.00 at Southend Pier
Vince and Rob Heckman
Here are a couple of photos of Vince and Rob in training for their walk from Eastbourne to Hastings in June 30th
Vince aims to arrive at Hastings Pier at approx 11.00 along with Michael Watson MBE.
CHARITY NIGHT WITH JIMMY BATTEN
On August 9th 2019 ,Jimmy has arranged to hold a charity evening at The Rowing Club,56,Ferry Street,Isle of Dogs E14 3DT
TICKETS ARE £10.00 AVAILABLE FROM JIMMY B ON 07956 570533
Ringside Rest and Care reached the dizzying heights of 15,000 feet a couple of weeks ago over Salisbury Plain.
Headed by Andrew Fairley,a very brave team of boxers-Jeff Ofori; Lucy Wildheart ; Dave Birmingham and Jumanne Camero all skydived for RR&C
They were sponsored in part by promoter/manager Steve Goodwin and Chris Hitching of Atlantic Promotions along with many others who donated.
The intrepid band of skydivers all paid for themselves and all proceeds went to RR&C.
Andrew also mentioned Sophie Gallagher whose fundraising was incredible,thank you everyone.
HEBA O2 Climb
On Monday 8th July a team from Hastings Ex Boxers Association went "up and over " the O2
IAN CAWLEY -Liverpool Marathon
Ian Cawley on his second marathon in Liverpool on 26th May,turned in another respectable time of 3hr 41mins,many thanks Ian for you support
Essex Ex Boxers Association
On Sunday 23rd June 2019 a great turnout for Essex EBA sponsored walk,great day
Mark successfully conquered Mont Blanc raising a considerable sum through sponsorship for Ringside
On Sunday 24th November 2019,Ringside Charitable Trust invaded Abbey Road Studios to record a song written by Simon Block "Never give up - Never give in".
Of course we had to take the obligatory photo on the crossing,led by John Conteh,John H Stracey,Duke McKenzie and Jimmy Batten.
Jimmy Batten,Duke McKenzie,John Conteh,John H Stracey,Harry Holland,Cathy Brown,Martin Hooker,Billy Schwer Snr and Jnr,James Cook MBE,Bob Edgeworth,Doug Donahey,Lee Pullen,Terry Waller,Robert John Oliver and Matt Christie.