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Why #Bude’s Heidi Redman was “Slightly Understated…”

By Karen Sharpe. In September, I wrote an article about Heidi Redman, Bude’s only female boxer. As a result, I received an email from Ross Chard, Heidi’s trainer, who informed me that “…what she has done in the sport of boxing in the last 18 months was slightly understated”. Ross […]

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Bude’s Brilliant Boxer

Article by Karen Sharpe What makes a beautiful young lady want to box? This is a question I have had on my mind for around 18 months, since my youngest daughter announced that her friend was going to take part in a bout. So on 17th September 2014, I met […]

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Boxing Club ‘Knocked Out’ by £3k Grant

  Torrington Police Amateur Boxing Club has been able to kit out its members with all new equipment thanks to a £3,000 grant from Torridge District Council.  The money comes from the council’s new Youth Initiative Budget, a £30,000 fund set up specifically to help young people in Torridge make […]

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