Spotlight On

This section is dedicated to our very own, local boxing fraternity, if you have any stories of anyone involved in the boxing fraternity, being fighters, trainers, cut-men, followers, scribes etc, this is your chance to tell their/your story.

Behind the thunderous applause and flashing lights of the boxing arena lie several threads that have crafted a legacy of pugilistic greatness from our fair city.

From the cobblestone streets to the bustling gyms, Manchester has birthed a lineage of fighters who embody the city’s spirit of resilience, determination, and triumph over adversity.

In this exploration, we delve into the intricacies of why Manchester has become a hallowed ground for boxing talent.

From the factories of the Industrial Revolution to the unyielding support of tight-knit communities, many factors have propelled this city to the forefront of the boxing world.

Manchester’s boxing legacy embodies its unyielding spirit, resilience, and unwavering determination to conquer challenges.

This exploration delves into the intricate threads that helped weave this legacy, unveiling the historical, cultural, and personal factors that have thrust Manchester onto the forefront of the global boxing stage.

Beyond the glitz and glamour of the arena, this is a tale of sweat, tenacity, and the unbreakable human spirit that defines both the city and its celebrated champions.

In this section we’ll be celebrating some of the best boxers from Manchester, where legends are born and champions are moulded.


All anecdotes, career records are welcome, please forward to or alternatively pass onto a member of the committee.