The O.E.C.S. Invitational Boxing Championships were recently held in ST.Lucia from April 25-30 , 2017. A total of sixty-seven (67) boxers of different gender, weight and classifications were registered to participate from Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Guadeloupe, Grenada and St. Lucia. The following Dominican boxers participated and results were – :
Nathaniel Joseph – Novice – 64 KG – Gold Medal and Trophy for Best Novice Boxer in Tournament.MVP at National Sports Award.
Delroy Jno. Charles – Junior – 80 KG – Silver Medal
Simon Joseph – Elite 56 KG – Gold Medal
Daly Darroux – Elite 60 KG – Silver Medal
Charles Leatham – Elite 69 KG – Silver Medal
Roy Cooke – Elite – 75 KG – Bronze Medal.
Joseph Faddoul successful AIBA 1-Star Referee / Judge assisted with the preparation ,by sharing his knowledge of the laws of the Sport and its effectiveness of scoring points against an opponent.
Above: Dominica’s team at O.E.C.S. Invitational Boxing Championships
Above: Opening press conference. Dominica far right.
Below: Athletes and coaches with trophies and medals.