Loftus Amateur Boxing Club

Practice night in the gym hall at Loftus Youth Club, 1983/4. Scott Bevons told the Archive: “Training took place on Sunday, Tuesday and Thursday nights, making sure they did not miss the run to the Tiger Inn and back!

Back Row: Ritchie Kemp, Elliott Carr.

Middle Row: Scott Bevons, Glenn Bevons, Darren Garbutt, Chris Bainbridge, Rich Cowie, Malcolm Foxton (Coach).

Front Row: Matthew Crooks, Gary Marshall, Gary Stiff, Danny Ferguson, Mark George.

Scott Bevons also tells us : ”I remember this photograph being taken for the front page of the Whitby Gazette.. good times. The coach at this time was Stuart Lorraines (not pictured), along with Malcolm Fox.

Image and notes courtesy of Danny Ferguson; also to Scott Bevons for the updates.

1 comment to Loftus Amateur Boxing Club

  • Danny Plews

    I was the Youth Club Committee Secretary for about two years in the late fifties.
    Mr Harrison was the Club Leader, a very decent man and we all learnt a lot from him!

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