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Fighting back

A Rutherglen gym is fighting back against Parkinson’s with a revolutionary boxing-inspired exercise programme. Rock Steady Boxing Glasgow has developed a non-contact boxing based fitness routine..., balance and overall fitness. Rock Steady Boxing (RSB) was founded in Indianapolis in 2006 to provide... the benefits of the Rock Steady Boxing to this country and to give people with Parkinson’s the opportunity to fight back against this awful disease. “Our workouts are great fun and boxing gives people

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Above and beyond

through a new Boxing Scotland initiative in Fife, which encourages young people to step into the boxing..., Youth Justice, Boxing Scotland and Trench Boxing Gym engages young people in boxing, while preventing... the discipline of boxing is having an important impact on young people’s daily lives, as St Columba's... you to build confidence and be more social.” Sessions are split between boxing and fitness, managed by professional boxing coach Gordon Brennan, and educational workshops looking at the impact

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Taylor made

World champion boxer Josh Taylor was the toast of Scottish sport last night – and he was joined on stage by his idol. Taylor was named Scottish Sports Personality of the Year at the 2019 Sunday Mail sportscotland Scottish Sports Awards just weeks after becoming Scotland’s first unified world champion since Ken Buchanan MBE in 1971. A night of glory for Scottish boxing had already been assured when Buchanan, 74, received the Lifetime Achievement Award.  A great night was had last night

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COV winner: Kieran McMaster

mentor with East Ayrshire Council and a coach at North West Amateur Boxing Club, he has worked... vulnerable young people in East Ayrshire, using boxing as a tool to build meaningful bonds to allow.... These relationships have seen the young people he mentors flourish, and not only in the boxing ring.... "For a lot of my kids, I’m mainly there to coach them boxing, but I’m there to help something..., football, karate, wheelchair curling, basketball, boxing and canoeing. Stewart Harris, sportscotland

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