Premier drops in to congratulate Northam PCYC boxers

The Premier, Mark McGowan dropped in to Northam PCYC to congratulate the centres STRYKA fight team on their recent success at the WA state novice boxing titles over the weekend of 23rd – 24th March 2019.

The team picked up two gold and two silver medals at the titles. The team was thrilled that the Premier took the time to call in and congratulate our new state novice boxing champions and silver medallists, and to watch our Friday Brazilian Jiu Jitsu/Mixed Martial Arts grappling session.

McGowan said he was extremely impressed by the teams’ amazing growth and achievements over the past 12 months and even spent some time watching an MMA grappling skills demonstration.

The WA State novice boxing titles medallists were:

Mitchel “Baby Bull” Daley 14yrs (M 63kg) – Gold Medallist (State Schoolboy Champion)
Georga “G Force” Stanley 14yrs (F 54kg) – Gold Medallist (State Schoolgirl Champion)
Mitchell “Hardcore” Hartherly 14yrs (M 48kg) – Silver Medlalist
Max “The Sandman” Mead 14yrs (M 50kg) – Silver Medallist

Story and photo credit The Avon Valley and Wheatbelt Advocate

 

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