will presumably be funded primarily from the 3% freight charges collected by the NMA on all exports and imports.
founder Kamesh Salam said he was inspired to introduce bamboo bicycles to the streets of Manipur following a trip to Ghana in Africa.
All that remains now is for the members of the SABA and SABF
to decide if they will do things the easy way or the hard way.
The Concordat, intended to bring the SABA and SABF
clubs back under the same umbrella, should finally be signed this weekend, pointing the way forward for the sport.
It is alleged by the head of England's amateurs that the president of the SABA has been instrumental in preventing SABF
kids from attending a coaching course to be held in Portsmouth next month by the National Association of Boys Clubs.
Meanwhile, Andy Grant contacted me to announce that, contrary to malicious rumour, he has NOT resigned as the SABF
's director of coaching.
THE steering group comprising members of the SABA and SABF
met for a second time on Sunday and agreed formally to accept the recommendations of the Scottish Sports Council's independent commission.
This year's SABF
Youth Championships will take place at Garthamlock Community Centre, Glasgow, on Sunday at 2pm.
Meanwhile, the Boys' and Girls' Clubs of Scotland have appointed Andy Grant, of the SABF
, as a board member and chair of their Boxing Committee.
Representatives of the SABA and the SABF
met with the Scottish Sports Council yesterday and I understand the Association delegates have agreed to accept all the conditions laid down by the Independent Commission.
But it also specifically addresses the problems we have experienced in Scotland since the sport was split in two with the formation of the SABF
three years ago.
The discussion paper, Amateur Boxing: A Way Forward, is intended to improve the popularity and success of boxing in the UK, but it also specifically addresses the problems experienced in Scotland since the sport was split in two with the formation of the SABF
three years ago.